States to receive $2.5B from feds for electric vehicle charging infrastructure

New Charging and Fueling grant program, authorized by 2021 bipartisan infrastructure law, will spend $2.5 billion over five years to build EV stations

By: - March 14, 2023 12:45 pm
A new Chevrolet Bolt EVU sits on the sales lot

A new Chevrolet Bolt EVU sits on the sales lot at Stewart Chevrolet on Oct. 7, 2021, in Colma, California. General Motors Co. announced plans to double revenue by 2030 with new battery-electric vehicles and hopes to surpass leading electric carmaker Tesla with the release of a new $30,000 electric SUV. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.