National Drive Electric Week is presented by Plug In America Sierra Club Electric Auto Association

National Drive Electric Week Event - Monterey Bay - Santa Cruz

Day: Sunday, September 29, 2013 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.
Time: 12 Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Staff of Life Natural Food Market
1266 Soquel Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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Plug In Day - Monterey Bay
Our event will be on Sunday, September 29th from Noon to 4 PM at the Staff of Life Market in Santa Cruz, CA (Morrissey Blvd, exit off Hwy 1, head south to 1266 Soquel Ave)
Learn about EVs from actual owners as well as local auto retailers such as Chevrolet of Watsonville, Santa Cruz Toyota, Santa Cruz Nissan, Cardinale Nissan.
Santa Cruz County Supervisor & Nissan Leaf EV owner John Leopold will speak, and Special Recognition Awards will be presented at 2 p.m.
Raffle drawing at 3:00 p.m. - donated prizes include $50 Visa gift card from ChargePoint,  2 Segway Tour gift certificates, two 1-day use of an EV through Enterprise Rental, and Tesla merchandise.
Learn how to reduce your carbon footprint immediately!

A big thank you to our sponsors:  Monterey Bay Unified Air Pollution Control District; solar companies: Allterra Solar, Sandbar Solar and Solar Technologies, as well as our in-kind sponsors: Staff of Life Natural Food Market,  Santa Cruz Sentinel & Monterey Herald, KUSP,  and the Santa Cruz Weekly. From the local organizers: Monterey Bay Electric Vehicle Alliance, Electric Auto Association Central Coast, and Ecology Action.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 25 attendees registered.

Expected Plug-In Vehicles

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model S 5
Nissan LEAF 2
BMW ActiveE 1
Chevrolet Volt 1
Other 1
Think City 1
6 Models 11

Registered attendees report electric miles driven.

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