If you’re considering making the switch to driving (or biking) electric, Drive Clean Bay Area is hosting a series of virtual events this month to help you find the right electric vehicle for your budget and lifestyle.
All these events are online, free, and open to the public:
- January 20th, 7pm – New Year, New Ride – Join Drive Clean Bay Area to review the basics of going electric, like available EV and e-bike models, incentives, and how to charge at home and on the road. You’ll also have the chance to chat with EV and e-bike owners and ask questions in breakout rooms.
- January 21st, 7pm – EV Financial Incentives Clinic (Taller de Incentivos Financieros Para Vehículos Eléctricos) – A deep dive into the many financial assistance programs available to income-qualifying consumers. (English and Spanish)
- January 28th, 4pm – EV 101: Electrify Your Ride – A review of available electric vehicles, charging, incentives, total cost of ownership, and a chance to hear from EV owners.
If you have questions and can’t make it to one of these Zoom webinars, email Drive Clean Bay Area at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also check their events page for more events coming in February.
E-Bike Rebate: If you do purchase an e-bike or have an e-bike conversion kit professionally installed, be sure to apply for a rebate from 511 Contra Costa. Rebates of $150 and $300 are available while supplies last. Learn more at 511cc.org/rebate.