May 23rd, 2012 -- Federation Square

News Photo: The Nissan LEAF is seen at Federation Square…
News Photo: The Nissan LEAF is seen at Federation Square…


Today from 4:00-5:00pm, we will go to Federation Square to see "A world without petrol."

http://www.fedsquare.com/events/nissan-leaf-a-world-without-petrol/

In the library today, research the following questions:

1. What company is sponsoring the event?
2. What are they showing at Federation Square?
3. What car have they released?
4. Why is this car special?
5. How does an electric car work?
6. What other companies are working on or have released electric cars? Hybrid cars?
7. Many companies these days are promoting "green" or environmentally-friendly products. Give three examples.
8. What do you think will be the next trend in environmentally-friendly products?