Release 02-38      

October 22, 2002


Gennet Paauwe
Dimitri Stanich
(916) 322-2990
Media Advisory

ZEV College Tour to Showcase Clean Vehicles at UC Davis

-- Students are invited to drive zero-emission vehicles (ZEV) and other clean cars on the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) Campus:

Wednesday, October 23
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

UC Davis
Silo Union Courtyard

The Air Resources Boardís (ARB) ZEV College Tour will participate in the UC Davis Air Quality and Transportation Faire, where students, faculty and others will be able to learn more about zero-emission vehicles and clean transportation choices. On-road experience in the clean cars is also available:

Ride and Drive: Full electric and hybrid-electric vehicles will be available to drive.

Photo Opportunity: Silo Union Courtyard: A static display will include a full electric,
                                   hybrid-electric and alternative fuel vehicles.

The Air Resources Board is a department of the California Environmental Protection Agency. ARBís mission is to promote and protect public health, welfare, and ecological resources through effective reduction of air pollutants while recognizing and considering effects on the economy. The ARB oversees all air pollution control efforts in California to attain and maintain health based air quality standards.

The energy challenge facing California is real. Every Californian needs to take immediate action to reduce energy consumption. For a list of simple ways you can reduce demand and cut your energy cost, see our website at

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