EVs on the Road!

We’re mostly home-based, so we charge our EV with surplus solar energy. Unlike an ICE vehicle:  

When we do travel, we:   

Good traveling habits for everyone: 

  • Bring snacks, water, picnic wares for dashboard driving. 
  • Temperature, speed, tire inflation, use of interior conditioning affect range
  • Insure your ride through Better World Club.

Be courteous:

  • Learn EV etiquette
  • Thank businesses that host chargers. 
  • Interact with other EV owners – it’s a cool club!
  • Provide feedback so other EV owners will know maintenance needs, safety issues, etc. 

Looking to buy an EV?


Laura & Gil

Our friends Laura & Gil Richardson are, in their own words, “imperfect” but they are much further down this Planetarian path than anyone I know. They are a treasure trove of sustainable living inspiration and we’ve asked them to share one simple swap per week that they’ve made (and the products they love) in hopes it might inspire you to make them, too.

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