National Drive Electric Week
Sep 22, 2019
|Day:||Sunday, September 22, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.|
|Time:||1:00pm - 4:00pm|
|Location:||Boathouse, Roger Williams Park
1000 Elmwood Ave
Providence, RI 02907
Event ReportParticipants were able to interact approximately 15 EV owners who attended the event wishing to share their knowledge. In addition to the EV owners, we had dealerships on-hand to provide test drives including Stateline Nissan, Jake Kaplans Jaguar, Grieco Toyota and Tesla.
photo by: Green Energy Consumers Alliance
Photo from Green Energy Consumers' Providence, Rhode Island NDEW Event.
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Green Energy Consumers hosting its 2nd Annual Ride & Drive at the Boathouse in Roger Williams Park! We bring this event to you with the help of SustainPVD. Our other supporters include the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources (OER), Ocean State Clean Cities, National Grid and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM).
The event will take place in the u-shaped driveway at the Boathouse in Roger Williams Park. Local dealers will be invited to bring cars for EV enthusiasts to test drive and we'll also have plenty of our EV Ambassadors (EV owners) on-hand to answer any and all EV related questions. We're welcoming all EV owners to come and show off their cars so please register your participation using the button at the top of this page and we can't wait to meet you there!
In addition to the ride and drive, we will have educational booths from all the offices mentioned above. Please check them out while waiting for your ride & drive. And of course, we'll be providing some lawn games for your entertainment.
Please use the contact button if you have any questions! We can't wait to see you all there!
There are currently 119 attendees registered.
Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend
|Tesla Model 3||8|
|BMW i3 REx||2|
|Nissan Leaf (2011-2017)||2|
|Tesla Model S||2|
|Chrysler Pacifica Plug-in Hybrid||1|
|Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid||1|
|Kia Niro Electric||1|
|Tesla Model X||1|
Registered attendees report 626,029 electric miles driven.