Did you know 70% of a household’s trips in the South Bay are under 3 miles? – a bit too long to walk and a bit too short to take public transit, but ideal for Neighborhood Electric Vehicles (NEVs). According to a study by the South Bay Cities Council of Governments, by driving an NEV, the average household can reduce their emissions by 20%!
We’ve partnered up with Kim @ Eco Habits – for the the month of June – to show you how EASY it is to minimize harmful air pollutants by driving a NEV.
Even if you don’t drive an electric vehicle, there are still ways you can help minimize harmful air pollutants:
1.) Park instead of keeping the car on and running while waiting in your child’s school pick up line.
2.) Turn off the engine while sitting in the driveway while waiting for passengers to come out to the car.
3). Park and walk [...]