MEDIA ALERT: Press Conference at Universal Studios

Group Unveils Plan to Make CA Ready for 1 Million Plug-in Cars

Dec 13, 2010, 11:45 ET from Plug-In Electric Vehicle Collaborative

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Group to announce plan to accelerate readiness for plug-in hybrid and battery-powered cars in California by 2020, at the site where Back to the Future's electric car was first introduced 25 years ago.

LOCATION

Universal Studios Hollywood


100 Universal City Plaza


Universal City, CA 91608



TIME/DATE

9:45 AM PST / Monday, December 13, 2010



WHO

Ed Begley, Jr., Actor and Activist


Mary Nichols, Chairman, California Air Resources Board


Ted Craver, Chairman, President and CEO of Edison International


Bonnie Lowenthal, Assemblymember, California State Assembly


Tracy Woodard, Director, Nissan North America


Jonathan Reed, CEO, North America ECOtality


Diane Wittenberg, Executive Director and Chairman, Plug-in Electric Vehicle Collaborative


Trisha Murakawa, Board Member, American Lung Association in California



PLANNING

Immediately following the press conference, plug-in vehicles


and charging infrastructure will be available exclusively for credentialed media for ride/drive and photo opportunities.



PRESS

Enter Universal Studios Blvd. off the 101 Freeway or Universal Hollywood

PARKING

Drive off Lankershim Blvd. Proceed to Preferred Parking near the Universal Globe at theme park's main entrance.



About the California Plug-in Electric Vehicle Collaborative

The California Plug-In Electric Vehicle Collaborative endorses a systematic, customer-focused approach to creatively overcome challenges in this new California marketplace where consumers enthusiastically adopt clean, cutting-edge technologies. Go to http://www.pevcollaborative.org/ for more information, and a full list of members.

CONTACT:

BreAnda Northcutt

O. 916.446.1955 | M. 916.712.4981

BreAnda@CaterCommunications.com



SOURCE Plug-In Electric Vehicle Collaborative



RELATED LINKS

http://www.pevcollaborative.org/