Washington, D.C. - On Friday, May 13, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will join Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to celebrate the city's success in electric vehicle and EV infrastructure deployment. The officials will be joined by Coulomb Technologies Chief Technical Officer and founder Richard Lowenthal to discuss the expansion of charging stations in Los Angeles and across the country and how such progress will help reduce the nation's dependence on imported oil.
On Sunday, the Secretary will deliver the principal commencement address at Pomona College in Claremont, CA.
|WHO:||U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Coulomb Technologies Chief Technical Officer and Founder Richard Lowenthal
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Commission President Tom Sayles
|WHEN:||Friday, May 13, 2011
12:45 PM PDT
700 Exposition Park Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90037
Media interested in attending the commencement address should contact Pomona College.