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Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Hillsboro is Wired for EVs


HILLSBORO, OR - Nine new electric vehicle charging stations were recently installed in Hillsboro Oregon. This brings the city's total number of stations to 25.

Hillsboro now has more EV charging stations than any other city in the state. For comparison, the city only has 10 gas stations.

The charging stations can be found at the following locations:
  • Civic Center
  • InterModal Transit Facility on 8th and Baseline
  • Gordon Faber Stadium
  • Main Library
  • Walters Cultural Arts Center
Drivers with plug-in vehicles can charge up at these Coulomb and Blink units for free. A membership card is needed for access. See blinknetwork.com and chargepoint.net for access cards.