National Drive Electric Week
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX
Sep 26, 2020
|Note:||This is an online only event with no physical location due to Coronavirus issues.|
|Day:||Saturday, September 26, 2020 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.|
|Time:||11 a.m. PDT/1 p.m. CDT/2 p.m. EDT|
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX
|Recording:||view the recorded presentation.|
|Topics:||Cost of Ownership
Event ReportNearly 5,000 people viewed our NDEW Dallas-Fort Worth webinar, according to EarthX TV, which streamed it live on its website, Facebook and LinkedIn pages. The webinar was recorded and can be viewed on our event page. Furthermore, EarthX will post the event indefinitely (as will producer ZDS Communications).
photo by: Zan Dubin-Scott, ZDS Communications
From top to bottom, left to right: Buzz Smith, Marvin Campbell, Amy Atchley, Lori Pampell Clark, Alexandra Paul, Michael B. Conklin, Shelley Francis, Tom "Smitty" Smith, StEVie, Dan Neil, Jennifer Krill, Dave Raboy, Marc Geller, Chelsea Sexton, Sherry Boschert, Paul Scott, Jay Friedland, Chris Paine, Colette Divine.
On a Mobile Device? Watch National Drive Electric Week Dallas / Fort Worth 2020 from EarthX on Vimeo.
PART ONE: 11 a.m. PDT/1 p.m. CDT/2 p.m. EDT
--EV owner videos
--EV 101 panel with info on going electric for the first time
--A video from Chevrolet produced exclusively for our event
--An artistic Tesla Cybertruck created out of recycled plastic
--Special content from the City of Dallas and Trinity Metro
--A timed EV road rally around North Texas from Oncor Electric Delivery
--Video from race car driver/environmentalist Leilani Munter
--Discussion of equity and diversity in the EV field with Dr. Shelley Francis of EVNoire and others
--Emcees: long-time EV activists Alexandra Paul (a.k.a. an original "Baywatch" actress) and Marvin Campbell
PART TWO: 12:30 p.m. PDT/2:30 CDT/3:30 p.m. EDT
--A historic, first-time discussion, "Birth of the EV Movement--And Where We Must Go Now," reuniting Chris Paine, director of "Who Killed the Electric Car?" Chelsea Sexton, the documentary's main figure and one of the world's top EV experts, and other early activists from the documentary, without whom EVs wouldn't be widespread today. Dan Neil, the Wall Street Journal's Pulitzer Prize-winning auto columnist, will moderate.
The North Central Texas Council of Governments, EarthX, PinnPACK Packaging, North Texas Tesla Owners Group, Adopt a Charger, Forth Mobility, Current EV
Your Dallas NDEW Emcees: EV Activists Alexandra "Baywatch Babe" Paul and Marvin Campbell.
North Texas Council of Government's 2019 NDEW Event. Photo: Ken Oltmann/CoServ
There are currently 216 attendees registered.
Registered attendees report 4,068,552 electric miles driven.
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