National Drive Electric Week Event - Baltimore
|Day:||Saturday, September 20, 2014 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.|
|Time:||11 AM to 4 PM|
Maryland Science Center
601 Light St
Baltimore, MD 21230
Mark Czajka, Director, MD Volt Inc. organized the event. During a presentation and award ceremony, Mark read a Proclamation from Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, proclaiming September 15-21, 2014 as "National Drive Electric Week" in Baltimore. MD Volt Inc. presented "Best Place to Plug In" Awards to Montgomery and Howard Counties for their recent legislation combating ICING of electric vehicle charging spaces. Tommy Heyboer, Legislative Aide & Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of Council member Hans Riemer, received the award for Montgomery County. Tommy Underwood, Special Assistant to Council member Jen Terrasa, received the award for Howard County. Also attending were Jill Sorensen, Baltimore-Washington Electric Vehicle Initiative (BEVI) Executive Director and Board Member and Dina Beaumont, daughter of the late Bob Beaumont. Bob Beaumont created and built the CitiCar and the Tropica electric vehicles.
Additional Photos: http://bit.ly/1shDHXm
photo by: Mark Czajka
Maryland Science Center plaza area facing Baltimore's Inner Harbor: Ford Fusion Energi, Nissan LEAF, Zero Motorcycle, Chevrolet Spark EV, Toyota Plug In Prius, Cadillac ELR, Chevrolet Volt
from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Talk with EV owners about the benefits of driving electric.
- Learn how easy it is to charge an electric car.
- Learn about EV Rebates and Tax Incentives.
- See related Green Technologies.
- Receive free giveaways, celebrate award presentations and more.
- Event is open to everyone.
Maryland Science Center as well as other goodies!
There are currently 130 attendees registered.
Expected Plug-In Vehicles
|Tesla Model S||3|
|Ford C-MAX Energi||2|
|Ford Fusion Energi||2|
|Other Plug-In Vehicle||2|
|Chevy Spark EV||1|
|Toyota Plug-in Prius||1|
Registered attendees report 506,335 electric miles driven.
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