National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
VEC Grand Isle, VT
Sep 21, 2019

Day: Saturday, September 21, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Grand Isle School
224 US-2
VEC Grand Isle, VT 05458
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2019.

Event Report

We had a beautiful morning in the Champlain Islands! Many of the attendees were very interested in buying an EV and appreciated the opportunities to have in-depth conversations with EV owners who know all the details. We even had attendees from across the lake in NY. A great day to share enthusiasm and information!

photo by: Vermont Electric Cooperative
Dave Roberts of Drive Electric Vermont, Rebecca Towne and Andrea Cohen of Vermont Electric Cooperative talk with attendees about the electric vehicles on display. Shown in this photo are VEC's Ford Fusion Energi, a Hyundai Kona, a Chevy Bolt and a Tesla Model 3.

Event Description


In partnership with Drive Electric Vermont, Vermont Electric Cooperative will be celebrating Drive Electric Week Sat, Sept 21 from 10am-1pm at the Grand Isle School at 224 US Route 2 in Grand Isle. 

At “Islands Drive Electric Day,” there will be All-Electric Vehicles (AEVs) and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEVs) on hand along with their owners (many of whom are members of Vermont Electric Co-op) who will be available to talk with interested people at the event. The event will take place along a well-traveled main road in the Champlain Islands during the same hours as the weekly Saturday Champlain Islands Farmers’ Market, located less than a half mile from the school, on the same road. VEC and Drive Electric will have a highly visible tent and plenty of EV expertise and EV information on hand, so come out and join us!

You can learn more about electric car options and incentives on the Drive Electric Vermont website.

Information on Co-op member incentives are available on the the VEC Electric Transportation page.

Please register to attend using the button at the top of this page.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 30 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 4
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 2
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Ford Fusion Energi 1
Hyundai KONA Electric 1
Jaguar I-Pace 1
Smart fortwo electric drive 1
Toyota Prius Prime 1
8 Models 12

Registered attendees report 105,708 electric miles driven.

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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