Senator Watters Champions Electric Vehicle and Infrastructure Fund
Contact Name: Marina Altschiller
Phone: (603) 271-3375
CONCORD - Today, the Senate voted Ought to Pass on SB 447-FN, Senator David Watters’ (D-Dover) bill to establish the electric vehicle and infrastructure fund within the department of transportation. The bill motion was passed on a voice vote and the bill will next go to the House for a public committee hearing.
After the vote, prime sponsor Senator David Watters (D-Dover) issued the following statement:
“Over the next five years, New Hampshire will be receiving $17 million in federal funding to improve our electric vehicle infrastructure. This simple legislation is critical to accept and expend this money and in turn, make significant improvements to our renewable energy future.”