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Interview with a Serial EV Owner

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Is there anything that’s holding you back from starting to drive electric? Are you unsure which of the current EV offerings would best suit your needs? Some people are hesitant to switch to an EV due to unfamiliarity with the technology and uncertainty about how it might affect their autonomy and day to day activities….

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Tiny Homes and EVs: a Match Made in Energy-Efficiency Heaven

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Are you interested in simpler lifestyles, energy efficiency, tiny homes, electric vehicles, or just looking for a fun event to attend with your family?  If so, you should check out this year’s Living Simple: A Tiny Home Expo! At the event you can learn about a wide range of topics including: tiny homes, alternative energy…

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DENC Internship an Electrifying Opportunity:

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When people ask me what I do as an intern with Drive Electric Northern Colorado, it’s always difficult for me to find just one response. Every day with DENC brings a different experience with new opportunities, and there isn’t something that I monotonously “do” the same on a day-to-day basis. Through my internship, I am…

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Municipal Power Provider Energizes Fleet with All-Electric Focus

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Over the past year Northern Colorado has seen some great EV developments. The most recent of these comes from Platte River Power Authority, who has just added a brand new 2016 all-electric Ford Focus to their fleet. Platte River is a not-for-profit wholesale electricity generation and transmission service provider owned by the cities of Fort…

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Video: You Can Save Up to $13,500 This Year With an EV

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For more helpful information about EV tax credits, as well as the forms needed to apply for the credits, visit DriveElectricNoCo.Org/Tax-Credits Buy an EV Before the End of the Year and Save up to $13,500 on Your 2015 Taxes! In addition to cutting-edge technology and performance, state and federal tax credits are helping to make…

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Fort Collins Coffee Company Finds Ease With Electric Coffee Deliveries

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As the expression goes, “hard work pays off”, and Jackie Harris, owner of Jackie’s Java in Fort Collins, knows a thing or two about hard work. While studying business management full-time at Colorado State University, Jackie cleared out her bank account and bought a coffee roaster from eBay. She spent an entire year perfecting her…

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Fort Collins City Council Member Test Drives EVs

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Lisa Poppaw, a member of the Fort Collins City Council recently took an extended test drive in the BMW i3 through the DENC Drive Leadership program. She gave her support for EVs in Northern Colorado, and encouraged Northern Coloradoans to get behind the wheel. To find a test drive near you visit: DriveElectricNoco.org/Upcoming-Events/ To participate…

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Sneak Peak–BMW i8 “Super Car”

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DENC had the opportunity to check out the brand new BMW i8 “Super car” at Co’s BMW last week. Check out this footage of the vehicle and learn about what makes this vehicle so unique! (Hint: it goes 0-60 in 4.4 seconds!). To learn more about the BMW i8 and the electric BMW i3: Visit:…

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The Schultz Family were the first to purchase the BMW i3 from Co’s BMW

DENC Partner Co’s BMW Celebrates 40th Anniversary This Year

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“It is great to be working with a group of people who are passionate about electric vehicles. Drive Electric Northern Colorado creates a great, low-pressure, educational environment where we can present the i3 to the public next to other EVs.”  –Marissa West, Marketing Coordinator with Co’s BMW Co’s BMW was founded in 1974—40 years ago,…

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