National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Drive Electric Maine 2022
Portland, ME
Oct 01, 2022

Day: Saturday, October 1, 2022 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 12:00 - 4:00 pm EDT
Location: Portland, Maine at Back Cove
Preble St., Across from Hannaford
In Parking Lot Near Back Cove
Portland, ME 04102
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2022.

Event Report

We are happy that Maine's Secretary of State Shenna Bellows was able to attend and offer words as to what the State of Maine is doing to increase charging infrastructure throughout the state.  Troy Moon, Director of Sustanability for the City of Portland, Maine presented his joint work with the City of South Portland on their co-efforts for the twin cities particularly with electric buses and charging stations. Efficiency Maine also discussed the rebates available for Maine residents for EVs as well as other home heating products.  

photo by: Paul Leblond
Various EVs and owners

More photos from this event.

Event Description


Portland, Maine

National Drive Electric Week

October 1, 2022 - 12 - 4pm 

Back Cove 

Parking Lot - Portland, ME

Guest EV Speaker will be 
Honorable Shenna Bellows

Please join us this year to see what is new in electric vehicles. Talk to owners and get the latest updates the state of Maine and what local partnerships are doing to promote EVs in the state and beyond.
Photos from past NDEW events

Across from Hannaford supermarket on Preble Street. The parking lot by the bay.


Photos by Paul Leblond

Registered Attendees

There are currently 88 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 2
Tesla Model X 2
Tesla Model Y 2
BMW i3 1
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Ford F-150 Lightning 1
Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid 1
Hyundai Ioniq 5 1
Hyundai KONA Electric 1
Ioniq Electric 1
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 1
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 1
Other Plug-In Vehicle 1
Rivian R1T 1
Tesla Model S 1
Toyota RAV4 Prime 4WD/AWD 1
Volkswagen e-Golf 1
Volvo C40 Recharge 1
18 Models 21

Registered attendees report 938,500 electric miles driven.

Presented By

Plugin America logo
Electric Vehicle Association logo
Sierra Club logo
EVHybridNoire logo
Drive Electric USA logo

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All NDEW 2024 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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