San Francisco is among the cities which are leaders in the movement to scale up electric car adoption in the US. In February 2011, the San Francisco Bay Area government handed over a large-scale charging infrastructure project to ECOtality.
This project entails installation of 2,750 home chargers and 30 fast-charging units through the Bay Area. Now San Francisco is to install EV chargers at its public garages and airport, free-of-charge until 2013 and these stations are to feature both 110V and 220V outlets.
San Francisco city administration has decided to install more than 80 charging stations at public garages and the city's international airport by the end of 2011. These stations will provide free-of-cost charging to electric car drivers till 2013. The installation is expected to begin in June 2011. The stations will be equipped with both 110V standard outlets and the 220V-fast chargers. The administration has released an initial list of 20 public garages where chargers will be established.
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