Milk, eggs, medicine…and a car charge?

Blog Post created by mikehazell Employee on Jul 27, 2011

Angela Burke Want to multi-task while you are waiting for your prescription to be filled? Why not charge your new electric vehicle (EV)? Walgreens – one of the nation’s biggest drugstore chains – has announced its plan to become the country’s biggest host for EV charging stations. According to the Department of Energy, with approximately 800 stations expected to be installed among the company’s 7,733 locations by the end of the year, Walgreens will make up as much as 40 percent of the public charging stations located across the country.

Read the entire blog post by Angela Burke on NFPA's Electric Vehicles Safety Training blog.