Monday, February 18, 2013

Bloomberg Endorses Preparing Parking Spaces for E.V. Charging

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is supporting greater use of electric vehicles in New York City.Bloomberg Endorses Preparing Parking Spaces for E.V. Charging - NYTimes.com
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In his final State of the City address on Thursday, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg announced plans to make New York City a “national leader” in electric vehicles. He said he would work with the City Council to amend the building code and require up to 20 percent of all new public parking spaces be set up for electric vehicle charging, which could lead to “10,000 parking spots for electric vehicles over the next seven years.”
Viewpoint:  A Mayor unplugged from reality