The Car Question –Stunning Conclusion!

If you want to jump to the part where I tell you what we decided to do about our car dilemma, scroll to the third video at the bottom.

This post follows my thought process as I wrestled with that common questions of the climate conscious person:

– How can I live without fossil fuels?

– Is it better to keep my old gasoline car running or should I sell it and buy an electric vehicle?

– Can I live with fewer cars and walk, cycle and use transit?

Part I

In which I lay out the dilemma:

Part II

In which I talk about our home charger and ponder whether we can live in Maple Ridge BC with only one car:

Part III

In which I show you what we did, explain our rationale, share what it’s like living with an EV,  and share the quick calculations you can do to see if it makes sense for you to ditch your gasoline car and go electric:

Thanks for tuning in! I hope that was interesting for you.

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James Rowley

James lives in Maple Ridge, BC, Canada with his amazing partner, Leanne Koehn, and their two amazing kids in their beautiful house. He studied Science and English Literature at the University of British Columbia where he met Leanne. He also studied acting for a while at Studio 58 in Vancouver. He works as a teacher of English and curriculum writer for new Canadians.

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