PROVINCE GIVES GREEN LIGHT TO ZERO EMISSION VEHICLES
Nov 29, 2007B.C. INTRODUCES CLIMATE ACTION LEGISLATION
Nov 20, 2007PROVINCE ANNOUNCES CLIMATE ACTION TEAM
Nov 20, 2007Applause for emissions law and new Climate Team
Nov 20, 2007FCM opens carbon offset market to canadian municipalities
Oct 26, 2007Climate change leaders promote North America's green future
Oct 24, 2007BCAA boosts Bike Month by offering free roadside assistance to cyclists
May 11, 2007One Day One School Program launched to promote active school trips
May 10, 2007BC high schools to receive Earth Day present - Al Gore's "An Inconvenient Truth"
Apr 16, 2007City of Vancouver’s Idle-free Bylaw enforced
Mar 29, 2007BC Throne Speech: Local Governments and Energy
Feb 19, 2007VANCOUVER, January 8th, 2007 /VANCOUVER ELECTRIC VEHICLE ASSOCIATION
Jan 9, 2007Light House Sustainable Building Centre is offering free energy efficiency screenings for new Institutional / Commercial / Industrial / Multi-unit Residential Buildings in BC
Jan 3, 2007New program to help 600,000 fleet vehicles across Canada go green
Nov 16, 2006Mayor Sullivan urges Canadian cities to adopt EcoDensity;
Nov 8, 2006Premier launches green cities project
Nov 3, 2006Car co-op service launched
Nov 1, 2006Seattle in King County- USA King County a (US) national model on climate change mitigation strategies
Oct 31, 2006British Columbia's greenhouse gas emissions explode
Oct 16, 2006Kids Get a FREE Ride as Translink Supports "WALK TO SCHOOL WEEK"
Oct 5, 2006City taking applications for Youth Politik
Oct 2, 2006Government Provides Funding for New Biofuels Opportunities to Producers Across Canada
Sep 22, 2006Warming Up to Bioheat
Sep 18, 2006Unique EARTHRACE vessel to make stop in Vancouver’s Granville Island - Tues Aug 1st
Jul 28, 2006New Greenpeace Ad Slams Gas Guzzlers
Jul 26, 2006$2 Million to Promote Active Commuting Options
Jul 7, 2006Report to the Prime Minister on Cities and Communities
Jun 22, 2006One Day, One School
Jun 19, 2006Mayor Sullivan launches Vancouver EcoDensity Initiative
Jun 19, 20062006 Design Competition Exhibit: “Closing the Loop”
Jun 19, 2006An Invitation to Watch the World Urban Forum
Jun 16, 2006Urban Design Certificate Program
Jun 15, 2006Design partners launch Greater Vancouver GreenGuide
Jun 13, 2006BCAA boosts Bike Month by offering free roadside assistance to cyclists
Jun 9, 2006CBC "Favorite City Space" contest
Jun 5, 2006Plastic Bag Tax motion from North Vancouver
Jun 1, 2006Conservation Action 2006
May 23, 2006The New and Improved PedalMetalStudio is now OPEN!!!
May 16, 2006URBAN Turbine Project for GVRD
May 8, 2006100 Mile Diet
May 8, 200642,000 Kilometers by Foot, Oar, Ski and Bicycle - The first human powered circumnavigation of the earth.
May 3, 2006Sustainable Design Competition "Closing The Loop"
Apr 11, 2006One Day Launch Itinerary
Sep 20, 2005City, corporate and community leaders launch One Day
Sep 20, 2005About the Cool Vancouver Task Force
Sep 19, 2005One Day Leadership Council Backgrounder
Sep 19, 2005The City does a lot in One Day
Sep 19, 2005One Day Campaign Backgrounder
Sep 19, 2005
VANCOUVER, January 8th, 2007 /VANCOUVER ELECTRIC VEHICLE ASSOCIATION
Attention News/Assignment/Business Editors: Media Advisory: Fundraiser for electric car will showcase local electric vehicles and stimulate debate on mainstream adoption.VANCOUVER, January 8th, 2007 /VANCOUVER ELECTRIC VEHICLE ASSOCIATION/ - Electric cars have been around for more than 100 years – Why is GM just announcing a new electric car now? What happened to the EV1? What are the latest developments in battery technology? What are the most promising consumer electric cars soon to be available?
Find answers at this special screening of the electric car murder mystery “Who Killed the Electric Car?” This fundraising event will help the Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association to restore one of BC’s most famous electric cars, a Detroit Electric made by the Anderson Electric Car Company in 1912. The car, which has been in BC since 1913, will be on display at the Ridge Theatre and will be available on a first come basis for rides and demonstration.
The screening will be preceded by an exhibit of local area electric cars, including the locally built IT car from Dynasty Electric Car Corp. The cars will be available to the public from 10am to 3pm on Sunday January 21st, 2007. The movie screening begins at 1pm to be followed by an expert panel discussion with members of the Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association. Sponsors will also have representatives at the event.
~ PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES ~
WHEN: 10am - 12pm, Sunday, January 21st, 2007
WHERE: Ridge Theatre, 16th & Arbutus, Vancouver
VISUALS: 1912 "Detroit" electric car, 2006 IT Electric Car, local daily driver electric cars – live demonstrations.
Media interviews and preferred access to the 1912 Detroit also available by appointment – Contact John Stonier or Don Chandler.
- Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association members
- The Powerhouse at Stave Falls
- The BC Sustainable Energy Association
- Festival Cinemas
- Dynasty Electric Car Corp.
- Local residents of the GVRD
For further information contact:
Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association