Gallery: Massachusetts Set To Install 100 EV Charging Stations!

 

You’d have expected such news to come from the Prius-loving state of California, but it’s actually Massachusetts that has announced that it is going to make life easier for its EV drivers by installing 100 new charging stations! The project, which is expected to cost $200,000, requires local towns and cities to apply for selection over the next 60 days. Not only will it benefit those with hybrids and electric cars, but battery manufacturing companies as well. Massachusetts actually has a large amount of lithium ion battery manufacturers including Boston-Power Inc. of Westborough which creates batteries for Saab electric cars and A123 Systems Inc. which is developing battery systems for BMW.

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  1. wellis August 7, 2011 at 5:10 pm

    Too bad they took out all the ones that they had installed years ago.

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