The solar-powered station – which area EV owners can use free of charge — can charge two electric cars at once. A full charge takes up to four hours. However, the PDC is hoping that car owners will drop into the parking lot and charge up while visiting nearby businesses.
“This is the future, my friend,” Jeff Cogen, chair of the Multnomah County Commissioners told OregonLive.Com. “This is a tremendously hopeful moment for all of us. The upside of transporting ourselves this way is momentous. We really are at the dawn of a new era.”
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