Trip to charger leads to adventure

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  Eden and I were scouting out the area looking for a place to have lunch.  It wasn’t long before we realized we  were going the wrong way as the area was getting more and more residential.  But then we spotted what looked to be a tiny house perched atop a large grain silo.  So […]

Noe Middle Schoolers learn about EVs

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Eighth graders at Noe Middle School in Louisville got a different kind of lesson today. They leaned about the future of personal transportation — and it’s electric. It all started innocently enough, with me offering to speak to my daughter Eden’s science class. I knew they were having a unit on the environment and had […]

Ribbon cutting at The Green Building 

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A cool crisp day was the perfect backdrop for last week’s ribbon cutting at EVolve KY’s first Adopt-a-Charger location. Electric cars silently drove in to The Green Building parking lot. A wide green ribbon was stretched in front of the brand new charger spanning two parking spaces while folks gathered and talked.  Jon Tyson started […]

Brian Kent driving through Louisville

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What a great way to wrap up Louisville Drive Electric Week.  Brian Kent stopped in Louisville.  Kent is currently traveling 26,000 miles through 48 states in his Nissan Leaf — all gas free miles!  Notice the EVolve KY sticker on his car!

Electric Houseboat Tour and Ride

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During our time at the Flea Off Market, we were approached by Eric Bookstrom, who converted a traditional houseboat to run as an electric vehicle (with an electric motor and batteries).  He offered a tour and cruise to our members–and who were we to say no! We toured his setup and took a ride on […]

EV Movie Night at Sullivan University

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EVolve KY held its very first movie night, hosted by Sullivan University, last night.  We had a good crowd (given that we were competing with local sporting events) for the viewing of “Revenge of the Electric Car.” The storyline follows the top brass at Nissan, GM and Tesla, along with a young entrepreneur who has […]

LOU DEW Preview at The Flea off Market

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From the moment we arrived at the Flea off Market on Saturday morning, there was a feeling of excitement. We pulled our cars in and lined them up at the main entrance and set up a booth with information on our group. One couple got there early (before we even set up) to see the […]

Tesla Event At The Winston

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Tesla’s Sullivan University event It’s a good morning when you get to test drive your dream car. And that’s just what I did this morning at the Tesla drive event hosted by Sullivan University and held at Winston’s restaurant. I got there early, as the site was being set up. The Tesla canopy was inflated […]

Zerobus Tour

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I’m happy that Jon Tyson and I were invited to be part of the Kentucky Clean Fuels Coalition EV leadership team. This afternoon, we attended our first meeting. The group, led by Executive Director Melissa Howell, was a terrific mix — there were city officials, college faculty, business leaders,  fleet managers, even an EV van […]