CUB Kicks off 2014 Community Outreach Season
On February 28th, 2014, Mt. Hood Skibowl West opened the first Electric Vehicle Fast Charger in the US to be located at a ski resort and on Federal Forest Service Land. Taking place after two cancellations due to a lack of snow on Mt Hood, the grand opening was a day of firsts for the Electric Vehicle industry, and for me as well. I had my first ride in an electric vehicle from Portland to the big event, and during the trip I watched how the “energy gauge” calculated the miles left on our charge.
The new charger location at Skibowl West completes an important tourism loop for Oregon,...
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