Hawaii

Incentives May Help Power Hawaii Electric Car Sales

·By Nanea Kalani

Several carmakers are set to release all-electric vehicles this year, including to the Hawaii market. The vehicles already carry the stigma of being overpriced, but incentives totaling up to $12,000 could help grease the market for the new, battery-powered cars.

Discussion

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