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April Chapter Meeting
April 17 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
April Chapter Meeting (1 HSW) Electric Busses – “Here and Now!”
April 17th, 2018
1801 Morris Avenue, Birmingham, AL 35203-
Second floor Community Room
Please sign in with the security guard upon arrival.
Free parking is available in our parking lot located at the corner of 16th Street North and Morris Avenue.
11:30 – 1:00 p.m.
$15 Members; $30 Non-Members
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 13th
- Participants will learn about the impact of emissions on children and our elderly and how diesel powered buses emit NOx that can cause asthma, which affects 1 in 10 in the US. Electric buses will make our cities cleaner and residents healthier due to no emissions.
- Participants will learn about fuel price determination by geo-political and environmental factors and how using more electric transportation protects from the risk of global oil price hikes.
- Participants will discuss the difference between electric buses and traditional internal combustion motors and how this leads to fewer operational and maintenance issue, preventing little to no disruption in bus routes in which our communities depend and contributing to more savings for our municipal transit systems and communities.
- Finally, participants will learn about noise reduction and pollution with electric buses and how this is an important benefit in improving the quality of life for our communities.
Thank you very much to Alabama Power for hosting this meeting!
Click here to register today!