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Thinking of buying an electric vehicle? It’s worth your while to act fast, because Colorado’s “Innovative Motor Vehicle” income tax credit will decrease by $1,500 after Dec. 31.

Not so long ago, you’d be out of luck if you wanted to explore the Western Slope in an electric vehicle. Now, venturing beyond the I-70 corridor need no longer produce range anxiety, given the growing number of charging stations along the state highways that cover most of our sprawling region.