Nashville Airport Marriott Partners With The EV Project to Install Two Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Jul 27, 2011, 11:00 ET from Nashville Airport Marriott

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nashville Airport Marriott has gone green by installing two electric vehicle charging stations in the property's parking lot. The Nashville hotel began installation the week of June 27, 2011 and the charging stations are now ready for use by its guests.

The installation is part of a partnership with The EV Project that was created by ECOtality, an energy company that works to identify technological innovations in the electric transportation and storage industry. The EV Project's purpose is to deploy electric vehicles and approximately 14,000 charge infrastructures in 18 major cities and metropolitan areas located in six states and the District of Columbia. The project began on October 1, 2009, after being given $230 million in grants by the U.S. Department of Energy and partner matches.  

Visitors to the hotel in Nashville who own an electric vehicle can charge their car for free. While visiting the property, guests can relax in the connected indoor and outdoor pool, whirlpool and sauna then have a meal at 2 Rivers Grille or Albert's Grille for contemporary American cuisine with a touch of Nashville flair.  

About Nashville Airport Marriott

Showcasing a $6 million cutting-edge renovation, this distinctive Nashville, Tennessee, hotel offers the ultimate in convenience. A premier hotel near Nashville airport (BNA), the Nashville Airport Marriott hotel is minutes away from top attractions, like the Grand Ole Opry, Country Music Hall of Fame and LP Field. Retreat to one of 380 modern Nashville hotel rooms or 12 spacious suites, all reflecting the unique charm of the city. Amenities at this Nashville, TN, hotel include an updated health club with all new state-of-the-art equipment, indoor/outdoor pool and 2 Rivers Grille, the on-site restaurant featuring eclectic southern cuisine. More than 25,000 square feet of renovated event space is conveniently located on one level, including an elegant ballroom that seats up to 900 for meetings or social events at this Nashville business hotel. Easily accessible to all that the Music City has to offer, this Nashville, TN, airport hotel is the perfect destination for your next trip!

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