Retail Stores Install The Electric Car Charging Stations – The USA today has filled its street and retail stores with the self charging station, available for them who want to recharge the electric cars, bikes or scooters. American said that there weren’t any retail electric car charging stations in the neighborhood but now not less than 5 retail stores had been installed by this device.
They say the more retail stores install the recharge kits, the electric vehicles users are easier to charge their vehicles anytime and anywhere. Several stores are give such service for free, but some are averagely charge 3$ per hour recharge, as the example in Mall of America – Bloomington.
Use of these electric car charging stations is on finger count right now, but American predict that these system will be like a car parking meter which stands in every corner of local stores and gas station. The benefits are for sure, all customers are able to park the car then plug the battery in while they do shopping, resulting for at least 10 miles for free gasoline drive. There are several local stores which have electric vehicle charging stations:
• Best Buy has electric vehicle (EV) stations at their stores located in Los Angeles, San Diego, Seattle, Phoenix and Tucson.
• Meijer has installed in three stores in metro Detroit and near Grand Rapids. The other 10 to 20 is planned to be installed in some units across the Midwest by 2011.
• Mall of America, Minnesota put their electric vehicle charging stations in three spots. For you information each device is costs $2,000 to $6,000 including the installation, excluding the federal tax credit.
As more devices ready to arrive within the high price, the free of charge system will no longer be used by several local stores which install the electric cars charging stations for everyone who needs. The retail owner will support the massive interest of the electric cars owners that will be an angel help for drivers who run out of gasoline along with their empty bar of the battery. Previous Article: How to Build an Electric Car.