Listen Up! Northwest: Electric Cars and Affluenza

This week we present an encore episode of Listen Up! Northwest.

Paul Scott is a co-founder of Plug-In-America and Chairperson of the Electrical Vehicle Association of California, and proud owner of a solar panel powered Toyota Rav 4. He never buys gas nor changes the oil. Hear what itâs like to go 63,000 miles in 6 years without a breakdown. (Sue Supriano, Steppin' Out of Babylon - Eugene, OR)

Dr. Bruce Alexander talks about how our culture's addiction to our decadent lifestyles is affecting our climate. (Alex Smith, Radio Ecoshock- Vancouver, BC)

Music by DJ B-Girl and Splinters.

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Listen Up! NW is produced by Yuko Kodama at KBCS for Reclaim the Media, and distributed by the Northwest Community Radio Network.

The media's job is to interest the public in the public interest. -John Dewey