U Drive Electric Continues Cash Incentives Through Jan. 31st


35 electric vehicles have been sold or leased in the past two and a half weeks through a program called U Drive Electric.

Due to its popularity, the University of Utah’s Office of Sustainability is extending the program through January 31st with help from Utah Clean Energy and a grant from UCAIR. Kate Bowman is the solar project coordinator for Utah Clean Energy. She says U Drive Electric has been the catalyst to release pent up demand for electric vehicles.

“So that someone who has been interested in purchasing an electric vehicle but doesn’t know how to make that decision or find the information they need to make that decision can get answers to their questions,” says Bowman. (…)

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