Dearth Of Electric Charging Infrastructure In Midlands Highlighted Once More

There's only four available in the Portlarlington-Graiguecullen Municipal District.

The lack of electric car chargers in the midlands is preventing us from taking a further step towards climate action.

That's the view of Laois councillor Ben Brennan, who claims there are only four chargers in the Graiguecullen-Portarlington district, with all four installed in Portarlington.

He says drivers in the area face a 45 minute commute to charge their car.

The independent rep says it's not feasible to drive electric at this point:

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