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Ohio House Passes Bill Creating Electric Vehicle Commission

Ohio Capital Journal Ohio Capital Journal Ohio House Passes Bill Creating Electric Vehicle Commission

BY: NICK EVANS The Ohio House has approved legislation that would set up an Electric Vehicle Commission to help advise state lawmakers on policy while also providing tax breaks for EV manufacturers. Those tax incentives run through the end of 2026 and apply to components like batteries specifically designed for EVs. But legislative analysts raised questions […]

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Tesla Opens Columbus Store at Easton

Walker Evans Walker Evans Tesla Opens Columbus Store at Easton

Starting today, Easton shoppers will be able to pick up a Tesla Model S in between dinner at Ocean Club and a movie at AMC. The Palo Alto based electric car manufacturer is officially opening their new showroom space at the mall in the area that formerly housed the Puma store (and before that was […]

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Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Installed in Victorian Village, Downtown

Walker Evans Walker Evans Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Installed in Victorian Village, Downtown

Owning an electric car in Columbus is gradually getting easier. Two more charging stations were just installed, bringing the grand total in Columbus up to 22. “Electric vehicles result in less pollution and more job potential for our residents,” says Mayor Michael Coleman. “With these initial charging stations, we can help support the market and […]

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Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Open at Easton Town Center

Walker Evans Walker Evans Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Open at Easton Town Center

Easton Town Center recently installed two electric vehicle charging stations in the second floor of the east parking garage. This new technology is quickly taking hold in Central Ohio, with similar stations opening last month in the Underground Statehouse Parking Garage located Downtown. “We are constantly reviewing trends not only retail, dining and entertainment, but […]

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Electric Vehicle Charging Station Opens in Downtown Parking Garage

Walker Evans Walker Evans Electric Vehicle Charging Station Opens in Downtown Parking Garage

Parking your car in Downtown Columbus just got a bit more environmentally friendly. Six electric vehicle charging stations were unveiled yesterday morning on the green level of the Ohio Statehouse Underground Parking Garage. The stations can fully repower a standard electric car battery in six to eight hours at a cost of 50 cents per […]

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CODA Automotive to open Central Ohio Plant

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Electric Car Manufacturer CODA Automotive announced today that they will be opening a new production facility in Central Ohio to build the lithium ion batteries for their automobiles. The new plant does not have a specific location selected yet, but is expected to create over 1000 new jobs for the region. “This is a great […]

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