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Hawaii Sets EV Charging Prices To Alleviate Cost Anexiety

July 18th, 2013 | by Scott Cooney

To encourage EV ownership, Hawaiian Electric Companies (HECO) and the state energy office have announced today that regulatory approval has been achieved for differential rates on EV charging stations. In other words, EV owners can charge at EV charging stations without worrying about what rate they're paying for the electric, or about peak demand charge hours. The rates are an attempt to encourage EV ownership in Hawaii, a place where range anxiety is limited by geographic barriers (that's the techy term for "an ocean on all sides")

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