National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week - Halifax

Day: Saturday, September 8, 2018 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.
Time: 11-3
Location: Nova Scotia Power
1223 Lower Water Street
Halifax, NS B3J2S8
Visual
Instrument
Instrument UUID
Instrument Calibration

Instrument Priority:
Instrument Resolution:

the organizers for this event, which took place in 2018.

Event Report

This year's event had 6 local EV owners offering ride alongs, as well as 2 dealerships - 1 offering test drives and 1 with a showcase of their EVs. There were also ~8 other EVs on display from local EV owners, and two electric bicycle companies offering test drives. Lion Electric Co. also provided an electric school bus to display for the day, and there were 20 Nova Scotia Power volunteers helping out. The event also featured research from Dalhousie University, and a kid's electricity demonstration provided by The Discovery Centre. NSP provided a free BBQ to attendees.


photo by: Sandor Fizli
Tesla owners getting set up for the day

More photos from this event.

Event Description

 

Electric Avenue will include test drives of electric vehicles from local dealerships, electric bike test drives, and ride-alongs with EV owners. This event will be family-friendly.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 17 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Ford Focus Electric 1
Tesla Model S 1
2 Models 2

Registered attendees report 158,500 electric miles driven.

In the News…

Presented By

PLATINUM LEVEL SPONSOR

Nissan LEAF® is the exclusive automotive sponsor of National Drive Electric Week™

SILVER LEVEL SPONSOR

CALIFORNIA REGIONAL SPONSOR

Back to top