14 November 20207:00 pm
CLIMATE FOR ELECTRIC CARS?
What’s it like to drive an electric car? Are they really more environmentally friendly than petrol/diesel? Can our electricity system cope? And is it cheaper to run? These are some of the questions Anthony and Tony hope to answer during this session.
Tony Cowling is a sustainability expert with a PhD in Chemistry and founder of several environmental groups including the Reading Hydro Project, with over ten years of experience driving electric cars.
Anthony Simpson has an MSc in Renewable Energy and Sustainability, and has been working in the field of electric vehicles for over 4 years, including researching the environmental impacts, and developing electric vehicle smart charging services.
Reading Climate Festival is a week-long programme of free events to inspire action on climate change, curated by Reading Climate Action Network.