Electric vehicle information campaign launched

Transport Minister Simon Bridges has launched the Government’s electric vehicles information campaign to mark the start of International Drive Electric Week.

The international event has started and runs until 18 September.

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[New Zealand Government Press Release - 11th September 2016]

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New fast electric car charger launched in Thames next week

Thames, a town whose history is steeped in gold mining, transport and grass-roots industry, will next week step into a greener future with the opening of its first fast charge electric vehicle station.

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[Voxy.co.nz - 9th September 2016]

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Whangarei to launch International Drive Electric Week

Northpower will again be backing International Drive Electric Week when it launches tomorrow.

The company will have an EV on display in Forum North and will be involved in a number of initiatives from September 10-18, beginning at the Whangarei Grower’s market at 7am this Saturday

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[Northpower Ltd Media Statement - 9th September 2016]

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Touring Electric Cars Spark Interest

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Interest in fully electric cars is on the rise, according to a group of enthusiasts who visited Oamaru as part of a national tour last week.

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[Oamaru Mail - 29th April 2016]

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Electric Super Car Leads Silent Revolution

 

A Tesla was among a group of electric cars which visited the Octagon, as part of the Leading the Charge nationwide tour, promoting electric vehicles for the sake of the environment.

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[Otago Daily Times - 22nd April 2016]

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New Zealand Gets First Renault Zoe Glimpse at Leading the Charge Event in Wellington

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New Zealanders got their first look at the Renault Zoe last Friday at the Leading the Charge event in Wellington.

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[Lucire.com - 20th April 2016]

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South Canterbury's First Public Electric Car Charger Officially Unveiled in Timaru

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Timaru's charger opening coincided with the arrival of the Leading the Charge road trip convoy, which is travelling from Cape Reinga to Bluff to highlight the benefits of electric vehicles.

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[Timaru Herald - 20th April 2016]

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Two Electric Vehicle Stations to Open in South Canterbury on Wednesday

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The Leading the Charge road trip arrive in time for the opening of two charging stations in Timaru and Waimate.

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[Stuff.co.nz - 18th April 2016]

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Plugging Electronics

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Electric cars are alive, kicking and about to spark a revolution, says a visiting US advocate.

 

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[Otago Daily Times - 18th April 2016]

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Chance to See What All the Fuss is About

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Whether you believe they are the way of the future, or are simply curious about electric cars, a convoy of them will be passing through Otago next week on the Leading the Charge Road Trip and the public is invited along.

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[Drivesouth.co.nz - 16th April 2016]

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