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New Mexico tries to jump-start electric vehicle infrastructure ahead of new car rule

Jan. 28—Driving through New Mexico’s hinterlands is often a journey into a storied past, with travelers seeing rustic landmarks and the same rugged landscape the pioneers encountered.

But drivers now will find new things in the outlying hamlets that signal the future: electric vehicle charging stations.

Few, if any, of the chargers were in rural areas two years ago.