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ADA Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in California

Even though the California Building Code and Federal accessibility standards require that public accommodations and services be made accessible to persons with disabilities, there are currently no specific state codes regulating accessibility for EV charging stations. The Governor’s Office and the Division of State Architect’s have issued accessibility “guidelines” and “best practices” for EV charging […]

ADA electric vehicle charging stations in California

California’s Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) program, first enacted in 1990, requires auto companies to produce a certain percentage of zero emission vehicles for sale in California, such as hydrogen fuel cell, battery electric and hybrid vehicles. In March 2012, Governor Brown issued an Executive Order directing state government to help significantly expand the market for […]