National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week - Las Vegas

Day: Saturday, September 14, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.
Time: 10 AM to 2 PM
Location: Springs Preserve
333 S. Valley View Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89107
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Event Report

National Drive Electric Week 2019 was celebrated in Las Vegas on Saturday, September 14th from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Springs Preserve museum. An electric car rally, that featured 60 plug-in electric vehicles and 20 different models convened in the parking lot of the museum under a photovoltaic solar canopy that tracked the sun during the day and provided power to four nearby ChargePoint stations.

The event was sponsored by the Las Vegas Electric Vehicle Association, a local chapter of the Electric Auto Association. Supporting organizations and exhibitors included the Las Vegas Tesla Owners Group, Sierra Club Toiyabe chapter, Nevada Conservation League, FIRST Nevada, CHISPA, Citizens Climate Lobby and NV Energy.

U.S. Congresswoman Dina Titus also attended the rally to encourage and engage local electric vehicle owners.

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the success of the event!

photo by: Stan Hanel
Electric car rally in Las Vegas under a photovoltaic solar canopy that tracks the sun and provides electric power to four nearby ChargePoint stations.

Event Description

 

Electric car owners will celebrate National Drive Electric Week 2019 in Las Vegas on Saturday, September 14th, from 10 AM to 2 PM. An electric car rally will convene at Springs Preserve, located at 333 S. Valley View, Las Vegas, NV 89107.

Electric car owners will gather in the Springs Preserve parking lot under a photovoltaic solar canopy that tracks the sun. 

Power from the solar array is available to recharge plug-in electric cars within the parking area, at two dual-port ChargePoint stations with four SAE J1772 AC Level 2 charging plugs.

Exhibitor display tables will include local organizations who are supporting the adoption of electric cars within the state of Nevada.  Food and beverages will be available.

Meet other electric car owners and enthusiasts, who will be gathering to share their experiences with electric car technologies, solar power, and charging station infrastructure within southern Nevada.

Come join the party!

National Drive Electric Week 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada is sponsored by the Las Vegas Electric Vehicle Association, a chapter of the international Electric Auto Association. The event is also supported by the local Sierra Club Toiyabe chapter,  Las Vegas Tesla Owners and Enthusiasts Group, Citizens Climate Lobby, Nevada Conservation League, FIRST Nevada, the Green Alliance of Nevada, NV Energy, and other "clean energy transportation" enthusiasts.

See you there!

Registered Attendees

There are currently 172 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 13
Tesla Model S 6
Chevrolet Bolt 4
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 4
BMW i3 REx 3
Tesla Model X 3
BMW i3 2
Chevrolet Volt 2
Chevy Spark EV 2
Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid 2
Mitsubishi i-MiEV 2
Smart fortwo electric drive 2
EV Conversion 1
Ford Focus Electric 1
Hyundai KONA Electric 1
Kia Niro Plug-in Hybrid 1
Kia Optima Plug In 1
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 1
Toyota Prius Prime 1
Zero Motorcycle 1
20 Models 53

Registered attendees report 1,248,865 electric miles driven.

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

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