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Over 600 sites register to host Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Article courtesy of Regional Development Australia – Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island

Leading supermarkets, motels, holiday parks and petrol stations are among more than 600 sites that have registered to host electric vehicle charging stations as part of the Marshall Government’s $13.4m commitment to support a statewide Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Network.

Minister for Energy and Mining Dan van Holst Pellekaan said the Marshall Government’s $13.4 million investment aims to end “range anxiety” with the installation of 530 fast charging stations across the state.

The shift to electric vehicles will lower transport costs, cut emissions and reduce pollution, bringing forward public health, environmental and economic benefits.

Guidelines on how charge point operators can access funding and connect with potential site hosts will be made available next week.

Property owners and businesses can still register their interest to become site hosts through the Department for Energy and Mining’s website

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