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EV Charging Stations in Missoula Montana Porsche Riley
Growth of Electric Vehicles Current EVs available Nissan Leaf Tesla Model S Mitsubishi i Toyota RAV4 EV Ford Focus EV BMW ActiveE Honda Fit EV Fisker Karma Coda Sedan
Growth of Charging Station Infrastructure Charging Stations Available Level 1 – 20 to 22 hours to fully charge Uses a 120 Volt typical household plug in $878 typical cost plus installation Level 2 – 6 to 8 hours to fully charge Uses a 240 Volt plug in $1000 typical cost plus installation Level 3 – 20 minutes to charge up to 80% Uses a 440 DC unit Costs $30,000 to $50,000 to purchase plus installation
One Charging Station in the State of Montana Missoula Nissan 2715 Brooks St. Missoula, Montana Level 2 Charging Station For Nissan Customers only
AeroVironment Level 3 DC Charging Station $30,000 to $50,000 80% charge in 20 minutes Charges Nissan Leaf and Mitsubishi i Tesla is working on an adapter to use One of the main stations on the West Coast Green Hwy
Better Place Battery Switching Unlimited switching, fixed cost. Every Better Place membership includes unlimited switching at any network Battery Switch Station. Charging Stations Unlimited access to network. In addition to unlimited charging at home, your Better Place membership offers unlimited use of their public charging network for no additional cost. Just find a public Charge Spot, wave your card and plug right in.
The Growth of the Future EV Public Charging Growth Changes in Charging Options Public and Private
West Coast Green Electric Hwy The West Coast Green Highway is an initiative to promote the use of cleaner fuels. By increasing the market demand for high-efficiency, zero- and low- carbon-emitting vehicles, this initiative aims to reduce the transportation sector’s impact upon the environment and dependency on foreign oil. The “West Coast Electric Highway” is an extensive network of electric vehicle (EV) DC fast charging stations located every 25 to 50 miles along Interstate 5 and other major roadways. htm
Compare Emissions and Cost
Where to locate a charging station in Missoula? Potential Locations Currently downtown Missoula in a visible parking location Caras Park parking near weekend Market location or the Public Parking available near Millennium Building/ First Interstate Bank Southgate Mall Safeway or Albertsons Ski Areas or Motels Future Locations for 20 minute DC quick chargers Along Interstate 90 west to east Along Interstate 15 north to south Can we do it? I think we can!
The Future Electric Vehicle Shuttle systems in National Parks Glacier and Zion Parks are currently using Propane for tour buses to lessen pollution