Kentucky has gotten federal approval (and federal funding) to develop an EV charging station network. A Transportation Cabinet map identifies the priority locations for the initial part of the network.

FRANKFORT — Gov. Andy Beshear announced Thursday, Sept. 15 that Kentucky has received federal approval to develop a nearly $70 million electric vehicle charging network as one of 35 states whose plans have been approved by the Federal Highway Administration.

He noted the state has already attracted more than $9 billion of investments from electric vehicle battery makers and automotive suppliers,