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Lonnie McQuirter

Lonnie McQuirter

Lonnie McQuirter is director of operations of 36 Lyn Refuel Station in Minneapolis which has a direct-current fast charger and was once credited for the world record in most EVs charged in a 24-hour period.

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Don’t let Xcel kill the EV charging market

By: - March 7, 2023

I bought and installed a high-speed electric vehicle charger at my convenience store, 36 Lyn, in Minneapolis back in early 2014. The charger cost me $100,000, and I knew that I wasn’t going to have a massive line of customers to immediately offset that investment. So why did I do it? I was partially motivated […]