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Charge Ahead Colorado to Showcase Electric Vehicles at Denver Auto Show April 9-13

Charge Ahead Colorado (a joint program of the Regional Air Quality Council and the Colorado Energy Office) — along with supporters Xcel Energy, the American Lung Association Colorado, the Denver Metro Clean Cities Coalition, and the City and County of Denver — will host an Electric Vehicle Showcase at the Denver Auto Show April 9-13. The showcase will highlight the benefits of electric vehicles and the many vehicle and charging options available to consumers.

Visitors to the Charge Ahead Colorado Electric Vehicle Showcase will:

• Learn about the economic and environmental benefits of electric vehicles

• Get informed about financial incentives and station and at-home charging infrastructure

• Map charging station locations near their homes, workplaces or travel routes

• See first-hand some of the most popular electric vehicle models available

The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that tailpipe emissions from cars and trucks account for almost a third of the air pollution in the United States. The adoption of electric vehicles can significantly reduce air pollution caused by motor vehicle travel. A growing number of charging stations – coupled with a wealth of vehicle options to choose from — is making it easier than ever to make the switch to electric vehicles and start paving the way to better air quality and better health in the Denver metro area.

To purchase tickets, or to learn more about the Denver Auto Show, click here.