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Portland Planting More Electric Car Recharging Stations

There are about 270 all-electric passenger cars registered in Oregon, state transportation officials say.

Published: 25-Sep-2008

Lake Oswego Mayor Judie Hammerstad figures that if people can plug in, they will drive in.

Lake Oswego downtown for the tiny number of all-electric vehicles in Oregon.

The charging stations allow the cars to fill 'er up by plugging cords into a receptacle that looks like a gasoline pump.

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