EVCS Boosts West Coast EV Charging

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EVCS has announced a strategic expansion of its charging network across the West Coast, supported by over $100 million in public funding. This expansion will not only increase the total number of DC Fast chargers in the network to more than 1,200 across California, Oregon, and Washington but also mark the introduction of over 500 new charging stations in over 70 new cities. Set to commence construction in 2024 and extend through 2026, this development underscores EVCS’ commitment to enhancing EV accessibility and promoting sustainable transportation.

Key Highlights:

  • Secured over $100 million in public funding
  • Expansion across California, Oregon, and Washington
  • More than 500 new DC Fast chargers
  • Introduction to over 70 new cities
  • Chargers located at gyms, hotels, libraries, and entertainment centers
  • Construction from 2024 to 2026
  • All chargers powered by 100% renewable energy

Gustavo Occhiuzzo, CEO of EVCS, expressed enthusiasm for the project: “We are thrilled and honored to receive this funding, which is a testament to EVCS’ strong and ongoing commitment to work collaboratively with public agencies to advance electric mobility in California, Oregon, and Washington.” He emphasized the role of the expansion in accelerating EV adoption by improving access to fast, affordable, and conveniently located charging options.

Enhancing EV Infrastructure for Future Needs

The strategic placement of new chargers at destinations like LA Fitness, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International, and Town and Country Resort aims to meet the charging needs of EV drivers, particularly those without home charging solutions. By partnering with key public agencies and local communities, EVCS is making strides towards a future where public charging is as common as traditional gas stations, supporting the shift to cleaner transportation modes.

About EVCS:

Founded in 2018, EVCS has quickly established itself as a leader in the West Coast’s EV charging sector. With a vision to revolutionize electric transportation, EVCS focuses on expanding access to fast, affordable, and reliable public EV charging, all powered by renewable energy. Through a blend of public and private funding, EVCS has made significant strides in installing and operating an extensive network of chargers, promoting a sustainable and accessible charging infrastructure for all. For more information, visit www.evcs.com.

This expansion by EVCS is a critical step towards meeting the growing demand for electric vehicles, ensuring that the infrastructure keeps pace with adoption rates and making electric mobility a viable option for more people.

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