Oregon’s “Electric Highway” Charging Up

April 23, 2012 By Bryan Navarro CENTAL POINT, Ore. — Nearly a million taxpayer dollars were spent building the electrified highway in Oregon, and on this Earth Day, we wanted to see if those dollars were being put to good use. The Central Point station went online on March 16; in the first 2 weeks, … Continue reading »

Southern Oregon Inaugurates EV Charging Station

March 16, 2012 By Erin Maxson CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Southern Oregon is home to the first fast charging stations on the electric highway and they will allow electric vehicles to go further as Oregon paves the way to the future of transportation. The charging stations are part here are part of a string of … Continue reading »

Electric Car Charging Stations Almost Complete

November 14, 2011 By KDRV Staff CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — The first in a series of electric car fast-charging stations set for Southern Oregon is almost complete. The Central Point station is expected to be finished this week. Aerovironment says its still not sure when it will go online. The Oregon Department of Transportation’s plan … Continue reading »

Oregon Officials Propose More Electric Cars On Road

By Bryan Navarro April 20, 2011 MEDFORD, Ore. — As Earth Day approaches, Southern Oregon is going greener on the roads. State officials are in the region with a look at the future of plug-in cars in the state. Though a drain on wallets, traditional gas stations probably won’t become extinct anytime soon; however, officials … Continue reading »