27 Apr '14, 9pm

Record Fuel Prices in Vancouver Driving Interest in Electric Cars - EV World

Record Fuel Prices in Vancouver Driving Interest in Electric Cars According to BC Hydro, EV motorists can save an average of $1,200 per year, versus drivers of gasoline cars. Published: 28-Apr-2014 Record-high gas prices and a fear of climate change charged up many of the 200 Vancouver-area drivers who came out to an electric vehicle (EV) showcase on Thursday night. Many who showed up for the free test drives, said organizers, were trying to escape the shock of record gasoline prices. "A large portion of the attendees were there to look at electric cars because of the high price of fuel, and the high price of operating their gas cars," said Bruce Stout, Director of the Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association. READ COMPLETE ARTICLE >> IMPORTANT NOTICE: To read this Vancouver Observer/Canada news story, click the READ COMPLETE ARTICLE link above. This will launch a separate w...

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