Movie Night: "Who Killed the Electric Car?"

Nov. 6, 2008

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When Thursday, November 6, 2008 @ 6:00pm
Where University of Alberta, MEC 2-3

ALL WELCOME and FREE ADMISSION

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Energy Club Movie Night, moderated by Dr. Brian Fleck.

Who Killed the Electric Car? is a 2006 documentary film that explores the birth, limited commercialization, and subsequent death of the battery electric vehicle in the United States, specifically the General Motors EV1 of the 1990s. The film explores the roles of automobile manufacturers, the oil industry, the US government, the Californian government, batteries, hydrogen vehicles, and consumers in limiting the development and adoption of this technology. (Source: Wikipedia)

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