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GOVERNOR PAT QUINN SAYS HE WANTS ILLINOIS TO BECOME THE CAPITAL OF ELECTRIC VEHICLES.

QUINN IS ANNOUNCING THE NEW NISSAN LEAF WILL BE ROLLED OUT THIS FALL IN ILLINOIS. THE GOVERNOR SAYS THIS IS JUST THE BEGINNING…

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QUINN IS APPLAUDING NISSAN’S 2012 NISSAN LEAF. IT’S THE FIRST 100 PERCENT ELECTRIC, ZERO EMISSION CAR ON THE MARKET.

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280 CHARGING STATIONS ARE BEING INSTALLED AROUND THE CHICAGO AREA THIS YEAR. GOVERNOR QUINN SAYS HE’D EVENTUALLY LIKE TO SEE THE ROUTE FROM CHICAGO TO SPRINGFIELD BECOME THE “ELECTRIC HIGHWAY”.

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