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Palo Alto EV Workshop: Is an Electric Car Right For You?

Palo Alto Art Center 
1313 Newell Road 
Palo Alto, CA 94303

EV vehicles to be on display in parking lot
Date:
Saturday, June 01, 2024
Time:
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Event Type:
Class/Workshop
Organizer/Author:
City of Palo Alto, Plug In America, EVucation
Location Details:
Palo Alto Art Center
1313 Newell Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303

EV vehicles to be on display in parking lot

Is an Electric Car Right For You?

Saturday, June 1 at 1:30 - 4 PM

More info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/is-an-electric-car-right-for-you-tickets-897751889067

Come join us at the Palo Alto Art Center Autitorium in Palo Alto, for an informative session on electric cars! Wondering if an electric car suits your lifestyle? Learn about the benefits, charging options, financial incentives, how to comfortably switch from a gas-fueled car to an EV, and more from experts in the field. This event is perfect for anyone interested in the future of transportation. Don't miss out on this opportunity to explore the world of electric vehicles!

Get your questions answered:

--The difference between all-electric and plug-in hybrid cars

--Charging your car at home, work, around town, and out of town

--Maintenance (or lack thereof)

--Rebates and incentives, including IRA support and incentives for used cars

--Buying vs. leasing

--New vs. used

--Road Trips

--Range concerns

--Environmental, economic, health, and personal benefits

--Handout provided via email with on-line EV resources

Electric Car Showcase: (optional after class)

Owners with their cars will be in the parking lot at 3 pm after the class to discuss their ownership experiences and provide insights into EV life.

Instructors (EVucation, LLC):

Marc Geller, Co-founder and VP, Plug In America; Board of Directors, Adopt a Charger; Co-founder and VP, Golden Gate Electric Vehicle Association. Driving electric since 2001

Jim Barbera, Staff Engineer, ChargePoint, Inc.; Versed in fully electrified homes, and rooftop solar. Driving electric since 2011

Jane Rosten, MSW, LCSW, Former Manager of Stanford HIP’s Environmental Behavior Change Program for over two decades; Licensed Psychotherapist with Climate Distress specialty; Bicycling advocate. Driving electric since 2015

EVucation, LLC has been providing electric vehicle education since late 2015, has helped nearly 1000 people overcome barriers and transition from gas cars to electric cars. Today's class is in partnership with Plug In America (premier educational/advocacy organization for plug-in vehicles) and is sponsored by City of Palo Alto Utilities, a national leader in supporting adoption of electric vehicles.
Added to the calendar on Tue, May 14, 2024 8:47AM
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