Joel Kauffman with his 2013 Nissan Leaf

Joel Kauffman and his wife recently purchased a 2013 Nissan Leaf and find that it meets their needs of a growing family (

Scott Roseman and his Ford CMAX Energi

Scott Roseman, co-owner of New Leaf Community Markets, stands in front of his Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Ford CMAX Energi (

BMW Active E and 2 Nissan Leafs Charging

A BMW Active E and two Nissan Leafs recharge at a ChargePoint Station.

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Charging Station Locations

Charging Station Locations

Find information on charging station locations in your area here! As of June 1, 2013 there are 75 charging stations available throughout the Monterey Bay area.

PEV Benefits

PEV Benefits

There are many social, environmental and economic benefits associated with owning a plug-in electric vehicle (PEV). For starters PEVs use clean, affordable, domestic energy for some or all of its energy!

PEV Local Rentals

PEV Local Rentals

What’s the best way to see if an electric vehicle (EV) meets your driving needs? Drive one! You can now rent an EV from Enterprise and Hertz in Santa Cruz.

Upcoming Events


Earth Day Marina

Ecology Action and Plug In America will be providing free alternative...

Earth Day Santa Cruz

The Monterey Bay Electric Vehicle Alliance (MBEVA) will have an interactive...

MBEVA General Meeting

Details To Come. When: Thursday June 4th Time: 10am-Noon Where: International...

MBEVA General Meeting

Details To Come. When: Thursday August 27th Time: 10am-Noon Where: Ecology Action,...

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