Phillips 66 debuted an ultra-fast electric vehicle charger at its flagship gasoline station in Houston. EV charging company FreeWire Technologies designed and installed the unit, which is a first for Phillips 66 and for FreeWire in the state of Texas.
In 2021, Texas had the third-highest number of battery EV registrations in the country, after California and Florida, according to e-mobility website Electrek. Data gathered by the Texas Department of Transportation shows that by July 2022, the state had 98,945 BEVs registered, representing year-on-year growth of 55%. There are 0.0017 BEVs registered per person in Texas, whereas in California it is 0.01. Fewer than 1% of new cars are BEVs.
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