Urban Green Energy and GE Energy Industrial Solutions Unveil the Sanya Skypump, an Electric-Vehicle Charging Station Equipped with Wind and Solar Power


Pilot installations to take place in New York, Beijing, and Barcelona this fall ahead of formal market launch in early 2012.

New York, NY,  July 25, 2011 - Urban Green Energy (UGE) and GE announced today the introduction of the Sanya Skypump, an Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Station that will bring together the technology of GE’s WattStation™ and UGE’s Sanya hybrid wind/solar streetlamp. The Skypump will enable owners of electric vehicles to charge their cars from a renewable energy source, gaining certainty from the often-uncertain origin of grid power.

Read the full press release here.