National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Avon, CO
Sep 12, 2018

Day: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 5 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Walking Mountains Science Center
318 Walking Mountains Lane,
Avon, CO 81620
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2018.

Event Report

We had a couple of dealerships bail last minute, but otherwise a great turn out!

photo by: Karina Schorr, Walking Mountains Science Center
Guets look at the 2018 Nissan Leaf on Display with examples of Carbon Emissions.

Event Description


On Wednesday, September 12th, Walking Mountains Science Center is hosting another Science Behind Electric Vehicles! Steve Hawkins, General Manager of Vail Mountain Haus and longtime electric car enthusiast, will share about the history of electric vehicles, the many components involved, the evolution of charging techniques as well as debunking common myths. Before the presentation, attendees will have a chance to experience some EVs for themselves during the show + tell and Ride & Drive portion of the evening. Current EV owners are encouraged to bring theirs and share their stories of owning an EV in the High Rockies. Come find out why an EV can work for you and celebrate National Drive Electric Week! 

Registered Attendees

There are currently 5 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 1
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 1
Other Plug-In Vehicle 1
Tesla Model S 1
4 Models 4

Registered attendees report 22,695 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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Green Level Sponsor

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

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