National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
New Orleans, LA
Sep 15, 2017

Day: Friday, September 15, 2017 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Regional Planning Commission
10 Veterans Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70124
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2017.

Event Report

2017 New Orleans Metro EV Fleet Workshop participants gained valuable insight from presentations by the Southeast Louisiana Clean Fuel Partnership, Entergy (a major utility provider in Louisiana), the Port of New Orleans, and Solar Alternatives whose President & Founder is also the creator of Louisiana's electric vehicle community group, EV-LA. Post-workshop activities included an EV Showcase featuring Entergy's Nissan LEAF and Chevy Volt, Port of New Orleans' Nissan LEAF, Solar Alternatives' Mitsubishi i-MiEV, Limousine Livery's Tesla Model S, Bergeron Volvo's 2018 XC60 T8, and other models provided by our dedicated EV stakeholders!

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2017 New Orleans Metro EV Fleet Workshop Attendees

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Event Description


In coordination with National Drive Electric Week and national sponsors Plug In America, Sierra Club, the Electric Auto Association, Nissan LEAF®, and Clipper Creek, the Southeast Louisiana Clean Fuel Partnership (SLCFP) will be hosting a FREE EV Fleet Workshop to inform fleets how to successfully deploy electric vehicles and charging infrastructure into their operations. Planned activities include a Lunch n’ Learn on EV Technologies, Local Fleet Experiences & Funding Opportunities, Exhibits, Free Giveaways, plus a Vehicle Showcase featuring EVs commonly used in commercial and private fleets!

This event is also open to the public.

Register by clicking the blue button at the top of this page and you'll be entered to win a chance at a $250 gift card.



Registered Attendees

There are currently 49 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 6
Chevrolet Volt 2
Ford C-MAX Energi 1
Mitsubishi i-MiEV 1
Tesla Model S 1
5 Models 11

Registered attendees report 196,940 electric miles driven.

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Presented By

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

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

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