‘Committed to climate solutions’: UH campuses add another EV charging station

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Stephanie Carroll, a Hawaii Community College student and EV owner, uses her phone before being the first student to power up her car at the the campus on Wednesday.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Hawaii Community College Chancellor Rachel Solemsaas speaks about the school's focus on sustainability during a celebration for the first electric vehicle charging station on campus on Wednesday, April 13, 2022.

  • Stephanie Carroll, a Hawaii Community College student and EV owner, was the first student to plug in her car Wednesday at the new electric vehicle charging station on campus. (Courtesy Hawaii Community College/Special to West Hawaii Today)

Hawaii Community College on Wednesday installed its first electric vehicle charging station at the Manono Street campus in Hilo, adding to stations at the Palamanui campus in Kailua-Kona and the Ko Education Center in Honokaa