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Want To Educate About Electric Cars In Your Area? Here's How

Want To Educate About Electric Cars In Your Area? Here's How

Sacramento Electric Vehicle Gathering, June 18, 2011 Enlarge Photo We've already told you that early adopters are great promoters of a new technology, and on 18 June the central Sacramento Recreational Equipment Incorporated (REI) co-op showed it in real life, by hosting a drive-in to educate the public about electric car options. But what if you want to get your local community involved in promoting electric cars? How do you make it a success? Here's my own experiences of one such event, as well as tips for anyone thinking of arranging their own. As an early adopter and devoted educator , and after months of random questions from passersby who noticed what I was driving, I helped to organise the Sacramento REI gathering. Promoted in a very low-key manner on the Nissan Leaf forum and the Chevy Volt forum , our goal was to have as many of the current production electric veh...

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