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Wednesday, 29 September 2021 17:24

Volta Secures 2 Patents for EV Charging Station Innovations

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Volta Inc., an industry leader in commerce-centric electric vehicle charging networks, on Sept. 29 announced the issuance of two utility patents to Volta Charging by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

The first patent, titled Charging Station with Articulating Panels, covers Volta’s invention of an EV charging station equipped with two electronic displays. Each display is hinged to a panel on the opposite sides of the EV charger’s frame so the panels may open and close with respect to the frame. The design allows for convenient access behind the displays and inside the EV charger.

 

The second patent, titled Systems and Methods for Providing Targeted Advertisements to a Charging Station for Electric Vehicles, covers a variation of Volta’s innovative method of providing targeted advertisements via EV charging stations.

 

The patent’s claims include selecting and then displaying an ad at a charging station being actively used to charge an EV based on information known about the individual using that station. When the station is not charging an EV, a different set of ads may be displayed based on certain demographic information related to the location of that charging station.

 

These patents join others in Volta’s U.S. and international patent portfolio, further protecting Volta’s unique charging station design and approach to maximizing outcomes for Volta’s brand and real estate partners, while also delivering a highly differentiated driver experience.

 

Volta’s charging stations---which feature large, eye-catching digital displays---provide a premium content viewing experience for both the drivers who plug their vehicles into the stations and the customers who...


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