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Electric Vehicles

There are four service areas in the Hudson Valley and three welcome centers now offering high-speed electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. Each station is capable of supplying up to 50 kilowatts of power and enabling fast-charge-capable EVs to be powered in approximately 30 minutes.

Chademo and SAE Combo connectors:

  • Plattekill Service Area, I-87 NB between Exit 17 (Newburgh I-84) & Exit 18 (New Paltz) - (Charger Unit Temporarily Down) 1 charging station
  • Malden Service Area, I-87 NB between Exit 20 (Saugerties) & Exit 21 (Catskill) - 1 charging station
  • Capital Region Welcome Center, I-87 NB between Exit 21B (Coxsackie/Rte 9W) & Exit 21A (Berkshire Section/Mass Pike) - 2 charging stations*
  • Ulster Service Area, I-87 SB between Exit 20 (Saugerties) & Exit 19 (Kingston) - 1 charging station
  • Modena Service Area, I-87 SB between Exit 18 (New Paltz) & Exit 17 (Newburgh I-84) - 1 charging station
  • Western New York Welcome Center, accessible from I-190 Exit 19 (Whitehaven Road) via Alvin Road – 3 charging stations

Chademo connectors:

  • Mohawk Valley Welcome Center, I-90 WB between exits 28 (Fultonville) and 29 (Canajoharie) - 3 charging stations*

Thruway motorists will be charged up to $0.30 per kWh.  Customers can pay by the EV Connect App on Google Play or Apple Store , RFID card or credit card.

*Customers using the EV charging stations at the Capital Region Welcome Center and Mohawk Valley Welcome Center can activate charging stations using Greenlots Leaving NYS Thruway Authority's Website  or RFID card.


Photo Credit: NYPA

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