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2020 Climate XChange Tesla Raffle

Discussion in 'EVents' started by S'toon, Oct 17, 2019.

  1. S'toon

    S'toon Knows where his towel is

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    Once again Climate XChange is holding their Tesla raffle.

    Win your choice of Tesla Model S, X, or 3 plus $58,060+ for the taxes.

    2nd prize $10,000

    34d prize $5000.

    Climate XChange's mission is to provide research, education, and advocacy to accelerate the move towards the low-carbon economy of the future.

    Tickets are $250 each, a maximum of $4000 tickets will be sold.

    Deadline for purchasing tickets is 13 February, 2020 at 2pm Eastern.

    Draw date is 14 February, 2020 at 3pm Eastern.

    All ticket holders are invited to be present for the drawing but need not be present to win.

    The Drawing will be streamed over the Internet; instructions for locating and joining the stream will be published on the website a few days before the Drawing is held.

    Win a Tesla. Make a Difference. Enter the 2019–2020 Carbon Raffle.
     
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  2. PeterK

    PeterK Model X & 3 Owner

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    Hi @S'toon, thanks for posting! We have indeed launched the 4th Carbon Pricing Awareness Raffle. We changed things up a little this year, choosing to splurge on a single maxed-out car plus smaller cash prizes. We've also extended the drawing date out to February from January 1, and have done a softer launch as a result.

    I'll try to post some more info about progress from time to time, probably not as regularly as last year because things are a busy on our core mission front. There is a lot of interest in carbon pricing in states across the US so our team has been doing a presentation roadshow in places as varied as New Mexico and Maryland. Also we just published a study of social justice and equity in the context of California's cap-and-trade program - take a look: Carbon Pricing in a Just Transition - Climate-XChange

    We don't yet have the ticket "speedometer" up on the raffle site (carbonraffle.org), but I'll let you know the current sales number - 960 as of less than an hour ago, at the end of the 27th on the east coast. Last year we sold 3430 we aim to sell out this time.

    More news to come.
    -Peter
     
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  3. Sandalia

    Sandalia New Member

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    Hey, curious how many Tesla carbon raffle tickets have sold? The drawing is coming up soon and am wondering what my odds are. Thanks.
     
  4. PeterK

    PeterK Model X & 3 Owner

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    Sorry for the lack of updates. We're not quite sold out yet, but with nine days to go we are over 3200 tickets sold. On track to exceed last year's total of about 3430 tickets but trying for a final push to sell out - please help!

    I put together a Twitter thread explaining carbon pricing, Climate XChange and the raffle. Please take a look - and share to help get the message out about carbon pricing and the raffle. Thanks!

    Peter Kirby on Twitter

    Also, the MA State Senate just passed several bills including carbon pricing! Article below.

    Mass. Senate Agrees To Sharp Shift In State Climate Policies
     
  5. $ CO2 Raffle

    $ CO2 Raffle New Member

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    Hey Everyone. Only a few days left to get your ticket!! Last I checked, there are only a few left. Be sure to buy your ticket while they are still available!
     
  6. PeterK

    PeterK Model X & 3 Owner

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    Yes, sales over the past week have been great and we are well past 3800. Ticket sales end at 2pm on Thursday 2/13, or when we sell the 4000th ticket, whichever comes first. If you’ve been on the fence about entering, it’s time to get off it. And if you’ve been procrastinating, just do it.

    Thanks again for your support!
    Peter
     
  7. PeterK

    PeterK Model X & 3 Owner

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    Just 100 tickets remain available. We will continue to sell tickets for the next 22 hours or until all 100 are gone, whichever comes first - get yours now!
     
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  8. PeterK

    PeterK Model X & 3 Owner

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    Quick update - we sold out all 4000 tickets this morning, 4 1/2 hours before our sales deadline for the raffle drawing tomorrow afternoon. That's 570 tickets more than last year! Thanks all for your support!
    Peter
     
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