National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
EV Owners Talk EV Basics
Sep 26, 2020

Note: This is an online only event with no physical location.
Day: Saturday, September 26, 2020 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: Noon - 1:00 PM PST
Audience: United States National
Panelists: John Grindrod , Guy Hall, Jacobe Caditz, Coline McNeil
Host: Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Topics: EV 101
Cost of Ownership
Driving Experience
Environmental Benefits
Home Charging
Workplace Charging
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2020.


Join us for a discussion on the basics of electric vehicles (EVs) including how they work, where and how to charge, costs, financial incentives, environmental benefits and more!  Our discussion will be followed by a Q&A session with a panel of seasoned EV owners/drivers that can help answer any questions you may have.

  • John Grindrod – Nissan LEAF driver, Residential EV Program Manager for the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD)
  • Guy Hall – Tesla Model 3 and Nissan LEAF driver, Secretary of the national Electric Auto Association and member of SacEV
  • Jacobe Caditz – Hyundai Electric Kona driver, Coordinator of SMUD’s Energy & Technology Center
  • Coline McNeil – Tesla Model Y and Hyundai Electric Kona driver, SacEV Board member 

Registered Attendees

There are currently 31 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Kia Niro Electric 2
Tesla Model 3 2
Audi e-tron 1
Chevrolet Volt 1
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 1
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 1
Toyota Prius Prime 1
7 Models 9

Registered attendees report 203,697 electric miles driven.

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