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Re: [EVDL] Public charging

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>> ~ Dave, I am not familiar with a public charging parking space in
>> Burlington. Who would pay for
>> the electricity? :)
>
> It was a few years ago, and I don't remember the details. I think
> there was a sign saying
> something about the space was only for recharging, but I don't think
> there was any meter. I think
> you could just plug in. I believe it was the first one in a row of
> angled parking spaces. A town
> like Burlington is so eco friendly, I wouldn't be surprised if it
> was free. And there may have
> been more around town, but I only saw that one. I hope it's still
> there for you.
>
> Dave Cover

We've got public charging, mostly feeding the city's own fleet of RAV4
EVs. We have one station that has solar power, but the city has been
basically giving away thousands of kwh's to PG&E because there are so
few EVs and this one site is most accessible if you are heading *out*
of town, so even I don't use it.

Until there are more EVs running around, it would cost more to install
one for-pay console than all the power given away to the public.

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