19 Mar '17, 1pm

Gas2 Week in Review for March 19: Nightmares around Electric Charging Stations, Trump, and More

Gas2 Week in Review for March 19: Nightmares around Electric Charging Stations, Trump, and More

On a recent 800 mile road trip, Chevy Bolt owner, Dawn Hall spent more hours on the road and more expenses on electricity than she would have spent for gasoline for the same trip in a conventional car. The culprits? Difficulty in finding and connecting to chargers, plus some associated parking charges. Hall’s regular commute is about 100 miles, with occasional family visits often adding another 60 miles to her daily mileage total. Charging her electric vehicle overnight generally takes care of all those daily electric vehicle needs. But in one recent trip, Hall had to reroute to available charging stations and open an EVgo account because her ChargePoint membership didn’t offer charging stations where she needed them.

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