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Route 66 Gets Electric Charging Stations In Illinois

The project will allow drivers of electric cars to zoom along the 300-mile stretch from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi River near St. Louis.

11/28/2014

I-Go Electric Car

3 Electric Vehicles Join I-Go Car Sharing Fleet

As gas prices approach the $5 mark in Chicago, the I-Go car sharing service announced Wednesday that three all-electric vehicles have joined its fleet.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Electric Charging Stations

New Electric Car Charging Stations To Open At IIT

A bank of new electric charging stations will open in Chicago Monday, and advocates of electric cars hope they will soon be as common as the corner gas station.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2012

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Electric Vehicle Owners Getting More Places To Charge Up

Chicagoans soon will be able to juice up their electric cars at charging stations at Willis Tower, five local tollway oases, O’Hare and Midway airports and at select I-GO, Zipcar, grocery store and shopping mall parking lots.

02/20/2011