Hawaii Community College gets EV charging station that is first of its kind on isle

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Stephanie Carroll, a Hawaii Community College student and EV owner, uses her phone before being the first student to power up her car at the the campus on Wednesday.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Hawaii Community College Chancellor Rachel Solemsaas speaks about the school's focus on sustainability during a celebration for the first electric vehicle charging station on campus on Wednesday.

  • Courtesy Hawaii Community College Stephanie Carroll, a Hawaii Community College student and EV owner, was the first student to plug in her car Wednesday at the new electric vehicle charging station on campus.

Hawaii Community College on Wednesday installed its first electric vehicle charging station at the Manono Street campus in Hilo.