National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week Event - Charlotte

Day: Monday, September 12, 2016 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.
Time: 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
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Event Report

Charlotte's National Drive Electric Week was a great success! The location choice of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center provided busy lunchtime traffic as well as attendance from key city decision-makers. Charlotte's city council environmental subcommittee meeting adjourned early to be in attendance at the event. Many interested visitors stopped to ask questions of our many contributors including: Centralina Clean Fuels Coalition, Modern Nissan of Lake Norman, Sustain Charlotte, Charlotte Department of Transportation and Charlotte Cycles. There is a strong interest in our community for EV's! NDEW's event was able to involve a broader cross section of the community and encourage this interest and promote excitement of driving electric.


photo by: Centralina Clean Fuels Coalition
Chevy Volt No Names

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Event Description

 

Celebrate Transportation Choices and the 2016 National Drive Electric Week in Charlotte



The Centralina Clean Fuels Coalition and the City of Charlotte, in partnership with Envision Charlotte, invite you to learn about transportation options in the city and participate in National Drive Electric Week. On September 12th the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center’s Circle will be transformed into an interactive event made up of electric vehicle displays, presentations and organization tables. Come out to join in on the fun!
 
With ranges up to 200 miles and potential fuel savings of $1,000 per year, why
wouldn't you drive electric?
Event at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center will be found on the corner of 4th and Davidson.


Registered Attendees

There are currently 32 attendees registered.

Expected Plug-In Vehicles

Vehicle Registered
Nissan LEAF 3
Other Plug-In Vehicle 2
Chevrolet Volt 1
Smart fortwo electric drive 1
Tesla Model S 1
5 Models 8

Registered attendees report 82,200 electric miles driven.

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Presented By

PLATINUM LEVEL SPONSOR

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

BRONZE LEVEL SPONSOR

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