June's EV figures are currently being released around the world and as we're at the half-way mark of 2018, it's a good time to check on EV Growth progress.
[Data supplied by Ministry of Transport NZ and EV Sales. photo BAIC EC series flooding China's streets, courtesy of EV Sales]Read more
Rotary Hamilton were treated to a presentation on Electric Vehicles at their weekly meeting last Monday. Local EV Champion, Justin Boyd, organised the event which was held at Sky City Hamilton. He kindly invited our very own Chairperson, Kathryn Trounson, to attend. And Kathryn brought along not only her Tesla Model S to put on display, but yours truly as well. Although the latter was not on display.
[Rachelle Tilsley - Better NZ Trust - 8 Jul 2018]Read more
Myth "EVs Don't Go Far"
Myth: "It Takes Hours to Charge"
Myth: "There's No Infrastructure"
Part 2 of 6.
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Myth: "They Look Ugly"
Myth: "There's No Skill In Driving Them"
Myth: "They're Not As Fast"
It's hard to counter all the misinformation that exists about EVs in just a few sentences. Especially where the topic is quite involved. The Better NZ Trust has produced this series of informal, simplified infographics to give #LeadingTheCharge volunteers talking points. Please share.
In Part One we Bust the following Myths:
Myth: "EV's Can't Tow"
Myth: "They're Too Expensive"
Myth: "They're Just A Fad"