According to SacEV, there are about 7,000 Electric Vehicles in the Sacramento Region alone, in which local drivers together annually:
- Drive 70,000,000 miles on electricity
- Saved 2,800,000 gallons of gas (147,000 barrels of oil or 7% of a super tanker)
- Saved over 36 million gallons of water (used to refine oil)
- Saved about $7,000,000 on fuel costs
Electric cars are here, they're fun to drive, and driving electric is both practical and patriotic! Way to go Everyone!! Happy 4th of July!!