SparkyThe Electric Vehicle by Allan Poulsen www.sparkyev.ca
Questions? • How fast does Sparky go? • Does an EV make any sound? • How far can it travel on a full charge? • How far do you travel on an average day? • How long does it take to charge up? • How much electricity (¢/km) does it use? • How much did it cost to convert Sparky? • How much does Sparky weigh?
More Questions? • Does Sparky go to school? • How many people can fit in Sparky? • What other batteries could you use? How do they affect weight/speed/distance/cost? • Not all electricity is “clean”. What are Sparky’s equivalent emissions? • Why an EV, versus Walk, Bike, Bus? • What does ZEV, BEV, and LSEV mean? • What is EVCO? • What do you do when you want to travel far?