ELECTRIC VEHICLES: No need to plug in that car; it's getting charged by the manhole covers Katherine Ling, E&E reporter Published: Friday, November 1, 2013 Drifting off to sleep, you wake with a jolt: You forgot to plug in your electric car. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.