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LAX Pulls the Plug On Free Electric Car Charging

Growth in the number of electric cars and desire for addition parking revenue prompts the changes.

Published: 06-Jan-2013

LOS ANGELES -- Some electric-car owners hope Los Angeles International Airport officials change their minds about eliminating free parking for their green vehicles in March.

The operators of LAX announced they will end the policy of free parking for vehicles at 38 electric charging stations in two separate lots.

The airport said the decision was made for revenue reasons and to eliminate the growing crowd of electric cars silently circling the lot waiting for a coveted free spot to open up.

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