Media Advisory: FreeWire Technologies to Host Grand Opening of New Global Headquarters, R&D and Manufacturing Facility in Newark, CA

NEWARK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tuesday, May 24, 2022, FreeWire-Technologies will host the grand opening of its global headquarters, R&D and manufacturing facility in Newark, California. This event will provide an inside look at the facility and demonstrate next-generation power technology fundamental to the global energy transition. In addition, the event will include a speaker program presented by California Energy Commission (CEC) Chairman David Hochschild, notable industry leaders, federal agency representatives and elected officials.

What:

Inauguration of the new global headquarters, R&D and manufacturing plant of FreeWire. FreeWire will deploy its Boost Charger live during the event to demonstrate how an in-battery solution can accelerate infrastructure deployment by increasing power output.

When:

1:00 p.m. PT, Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Or:

7200 Gateway Blvd, Newark, CA 94560 (Parking on site)

Who:

Arcady Sosinov, founder and CEO of FreeWire; David Hochschild, Chairman, California Energy Commission (CEC); Mark McNabb, former CEO of Electrify America and COO of Volkswagen; Betony Jones, Senior Advisor, Department of Energy (DOE); Alan Nagy, Mayor of Newark, California; other notable EV industry leaders; and federal, state and local elected officials.

Why:

FreeWire continues to disrupt the rapidly evolving electric vehicle charging market and was recently named to the prestigious annual list of The world’s most innovative companies for 2022.

The new 66,000 square foot research, manufacturing and test facility will be fully operational by fall 2022, positioning FreeWire at the center of the San Francisco Bay Area’s transportation technology hub. As the nation’s leading producer of in-battery charging solutions, this new facility will galvanize FreeWire’s leading role in supporting the construction of charging infrastructure across the country and providing charging and power solutions. reliable power to electric vehicle drivers and FreeWire customers.

As FreeWire leads the way in battery-integrated electric vehicle charging, investors have taken notice. Last month, FreeWire has raised an additional $125 million in new capital led by asset manager BlackRock Inc.

This is an in-person, invitation-only event, and we ask all the press/media at RSVP here.

About FreeWire

Founded in 2014, FreeWire-Technologies is the leading manufacturer of Buy America compliant battery-integrated electric vehicle power and charging solutions in the United States. . The Boost Charger’s combination of proprietary battery and power conversion technology enables ultra-fast charging of electric vehicles at any location, freeing customers from the costs of providing fast charging using the energy directly from the power grid. FreeWire has deployed in-battery chargers with Fortune 100 companies, commercial customers, fleets, retail outlets and gas stations across the United States and has partnered with bp pulse to deploy Boost Charger in its operations across the UK.

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