Shorepower – Plug In and Save

The Associated Press – July 2008 – Shorepower

Libby Tucker of the Associated Press wrote an article which appeared in the Oregonian about Portland General Electric’sap-logo predicated surge in electric vehicles and the Shorepower charging stations they are building to accommodate them.

ODOT anticipates electric car ownership will grow dramatically in the next two to five years when manufacturers begin mass producing plug-in hybrids. Portland also boasts the highest per capita ownership of hybrid cars in the country, according to the Oregon State Public Interest Research Group, and current hybrid models can be converted to recharge on the grid with a few modifications.