The amount of folks at last week's National Drive Electric Week events showed how much interest our community has about driving electric.
Sharon's presentation on what got her to buy -- and now LOVE -- an electric car was recorded so you can watch it here. Give a listen, you will like her really accessible approach. The resources she referenced are listed below.
Vehicle comparisons, performance data, and environmental impacts; information on federal tax credits, U.S. Dept. of Energy.
Vehicle cost calculator, Alternative Fuels Data Center, US Dept. of Energy.
Compare Electric Cars: EV Range, Specs, Pricing & More, Inside EVs.
Massachusetts offers rebates for electric vehicles (MOR-EV) program, state of Massachusetts.
Wellesley Drives Electric has local incentive information and provides 1-on-1 support for all things EV related.
Try this “shopping assistant”: Plugstar
PlugShare has a map of over 440000 electric vehicle charging stations so you can find one wherever you need to go! Also offers charging tips, reviews and photos from the EV community.
Benefits of Electric Vehicles (EVs), Duke Energy, February 17, 2019.
Electric Vehicle Benefits Explained, Union of Concerned Scientists, February 10, 2021.
12 Best-Selling Electric Vehicles of 2021 (So Far), Car and Driver, July 19, 2021.
Best Electric Cars of 2021 and 2022, Edmunds.
EV vs. Gas: Which Cars Are Cheaper to Own?, Car and Driver, May 22, 2020.
CHARGING APPs, LOCATING CHARGERS:
Tesla for Apple and for Android
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to share your electric vehicle story as well because #climatematters and there are #thingsyoucando.