National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Quincy, MA
Sep 15, 2017

Day: Friday, September 15, 2017 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Location: Quincy, MA 02169
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Event Report

The event was at the weekly Farmers Market, and 500+ people saw that we were having the plug-in electric car show. Due to the crowded venue, we didn't offer test rides.
Many attendees talked to car owners/enthusiasts, a nonprofit organization that has a group buy discount program for EVs, a State representative that promotes alternative fuel vehicles for transportation, and car dealership sales people.
Quincy's Mayor Koch thanked the businesses that currently offer public charging stations, and announced plans to install municipal public charging stations, including at the new Central Middle School, which is under construction.

photo by: Lisa Aimola, Quincy Community Preservation Director
City of Quincy Mayor Tom Koch discusses Quincy's plans to install electric vehicle charging stations in future municipal projects. City Councillor Noel DiBona and Energy and Sustainability Director Shelly Dein, listening, as well as members of the general public. Chevrolet Bolt and Nissan Leaf in photo as well.

Event Description


The event is pending. Please visit the Attend page to find other National Drive Electric Week events.

Presented By

Plugin America
Electric Auto Association
Sierra Club

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All NDEW 2021 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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