21 Jul '11, 8pm

Walgreens to Install EV Charging Stations at 800 Stores

Walgreens to Install EV Charging Stations at 800 Stores

Charging stations for electric vehicles are expected to sprout up at 800 Walgreens stores by the end year -- the most EV stations hosted by any retailer. The announcement today by the nation's largest drugstore chain coincides with the final day of the Plug-In 2011 conference and expo in Raleigh, N.C., and a week of developments involving EV charger technology. That includes, as GreenBiz Senior Writer Adam Aston reported , GM's upgrading of OnStar to beta test a smart grid application for EVs; and General Electric, Siemens and Schneider Electric releasing the latest addition to their EV charger suites. EV drivers who want to recharge their cars at a Walgreens will find one of two types of devices: a high-speed direct current charger, which can add 30 miles of range in roughly 10 minutes, or a Level 2 device that adds as much as 25 miles of range per hour of charge. The fir...

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