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6 More Ways Chicagoland is Greener and Cleaner Than You Think (Part II)

By Amanda Hanley

12 clean milestones show our region is not only moving in the right direction, but often leading the way to disrupt dirty energy. In this two-part series, here are the second 6:

7. Surging Electric Car Sales and Charging Infrastructure

With a choice of over 25 electric cars available in 2014(!), these cool new wheels depend on places to plug in. Electric vehicle (EV) charging opportunities are popping up at residences, high rise apartments, parking lots, universities and so on. Even 6 solar canopy trees allow electric cars to drive on sunshine. Officially there are 264 charging locations in Illinois, excluding …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green