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In the News: Jukka Kukkonen on the Growing Availability of Electric Vehicles in Minnesota

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Jukka Kukkonen, School of Engineering professor at the University of St. Thomas, recently spoke with MPR News about the increasing availability of electric cars in Minnesota and how improved battery technology has made them a viable option for more drivers.

From the story:

“When we got our first electric vehicle, we had a full 73 miles range with it. Now, all the new EVs have over 250 miles of range.”