(Excerpt from Press Relaease)
San Francisco, CA– San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee today proclaims September 23 – 27 “EV Week” in San Francisco as Charge Across Town kicks off “EV Week 2013: San Francisco to Silicon Valley” – a three-city, five-day series of events and activities designed to engage, educate and excite Bay Area drivers about the benefits, ease and accessibility of driving all-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles.
Driving towards California Governor Jerry Brown’s goal of getting 1.5 million zero-emission vehicles on California’s roadways by 2025, EV Week 2013 is inviting Bay Area drivers – from commuters to car sharers – to get behind the wheel of an EV and become part of the solution to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by driving greener, cleaner vehicles.
The largest selection of state-of-the art plug-in and all-electric vehicles, including the new BMW i3, Ford Fusion Energi, Ford Focus, Ford C-Max Energi, Toyota Plug-in Prius and RAV 4 EV, Honda Fit, Honda Accord, Mitusbishi MiEV and Nissan Leaf.
In addition to Mayor Lee, the mayors of Palo Alto and San Jose will also launch EV Week 2013 events in their respective cities, featuring Electric Vehicle Expositions and EV Ride and Drives.
For more inforamtion about EV Week 2013, please visit www.chargeacrosstown.com/ev-week-silicon-valley.