National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week Event - Atlanta

Day: Saturday, September 13, 2014 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.
Time: 11:00 am t0 3:00 pm
Location: Atlantic Station Central Park
245 18th St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30363
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Event Description

 


The EV Club of the South invites you to kick off Drive Electric Week at Atlantic Station's Central Park area on Saturday September 13, 2014. This is the same site as last year's Plugin Day event. East and West District Avenues between 18th and 19th Street for the display of plug-in vehicles again this year.  Because space is limited in Central Park, we will again have additional space for you to show off your EV in the parking area between Target and the EV Charging Spot on 17th St. The event will begin at this parking area at 9:00 AM and then some vehicles will move to Central Park to set up for the 11:00 AM official start. Both events will end at 3:00 PM. 

We are limited to about 40 cars in Central Park.  We would like to have a wide variety of EVs in there, but due to the tight quarters, we can't have cars coming and going from this site. If you would like to display your car in Central Park, please let us know that you can be there from 11:00-3:00. We will select cars from those who can stay. The rest of us can talk about our favorite drives at the larger parking lot. The parking lot entrance is on 18th Street just west of State Street and across from the Target Store.

Here is a the final list of attendees at Atlanta's National Drive Electric Week on September 13th at Atlantic Station Midtown:

Nissan
Pikes Peak Nissan LEAF
Nissan LEAF battery cutout display

BMW
Rolling Chassis BMW i3
Battery module
New BMW DC Fast Charger Box
(Cross your fingers for i8)

Georgia Power
Time of Use Rate Demos
Green Energy Blocks Seminars - How to be Carbon Neutral with your EV

Porsche
Panamera e-Hybrid
(Cross your fingers for 918)

Ford
all 3 Electric vehicles present
Ride and Drive Event

Various Solar Vendors
Metro Plug In

Food and Beverage for Owner's meeting

Almost all available EVs will be there for Owner's and Public Display


We look forward to seeing you. Please volunteer for Central Park Event or just to help out. Also please post www.atlantadew.com on your own Facebook page or Twitter account to share with your friends. Lets Make Atlanta National Drive Electric Week the most exciting event EVER!


Registered Attendees

There are currently 222 attendees registered.

Expected Plug-In Vehicles

Vehicle Registered
Nissan LEAF 40
Tesla Model S 8
BMW i3 6
Chevrolet Volt 6
BMW i3 REx 2
Fisker Karma 1
Ford C-MAX Energi 1
Ford Focus Electric 1
Ford Fusion Energi 1
Mitsubishi i-MiEV 1
Other Plug-In Vehicle 1
Smart fortwo electric drive 1
Tesla Roadster 1
Toyota Plug-in Prius 1
Wheego Whip LiFe 1
15 Models 72

Registered attendees report 585,606 electric miles driven.

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PLATINUM LEVEL SPONSOR

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

BRONZE LEVEL SPONSOR

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