Electric vehicles sales are expected to surge over the next 10 years and legislators around the country are debating who should build the electric charging stations that will be needed — electric utilities or private businesses? The 10-port charging station at JFK airport in New York is part of a joint initiative by the New York Power Authority and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

State lawmakers debate who should build EV charging networks

BY: - June 16, 2023

Projections point to an imminent surge in electric vehicles. That means tens of thousands of additional public charging stations are needed.