National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Kaukauna, WI
Sep 21, 2019

Day: Saturday, September 21, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 9-3pm
Location: Hydro park
200 East First St
Kaukauna, WI 54130
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2019.

Event Report

Double the attendance of last year as this site is next to the Kaukauna farmers market. We had ample room here to test park assist and summon features on some cars. At least a half dozen show cars got free hydro juice from Kaukauna utilities hydro power plant at this site. We hope to charge more cars next year if more chargers are installed. You can see pictures of the total power of the hydro at this site called badger plant on our photo link as well as more shots of our activities. Please join us again at this site next year for even more cars and activities. 

photo by: Jeff theisen
You could see and hear the sights and sound of hydro power generated near the park that borders the canal that feeds the Badger plant in the foreground. Over 6000kw of pure clean hydro power from the fox river was being produced that day. See more pictures at our link.

More photos from this event.

Event Description


This drive electric car show will be overlooking the hydroelectric utility that provides power for Kaukauna, also called electric city of 20,000 on the Fox River in north eastern Wisconsin. It’s a great opportunity to charge on hydro power, and show your electric vehicle (EV) at this nationally organized event. Please register your car and consider sponsoring or exhibiting at this annual event in this extraordinary location. Get fresh produce across the road at the regular farmers market, see a hydro electric exhibit in the park and find local shopping, restaurants and demonstrations of hydro power nearby. Great activities for all the family are possible all day long some local stuff ends at noon.  

Don't own an EV? Join us to talk to EV owners and learn more about the benefits of driving electric.

Date will be Saturday Sept. 21, 9am-4Pm

Registered Attendees

There are currently 29 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 3
Chevrolet Volt 2
Ford C-MAX Energi 2
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 2
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 2
Tesla Model S 2
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Chevy Spark EV 1
EV Conversion 1
Jaguar I-Pace 1
10 Models 17

Registered attendees report 301,645 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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