National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Providence, RI
Oct 01, 2020

Note: This is an online only event with no physical location due to Coronavirus issues.
Day: Thursday, October 1, 2020 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.
Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Organized In: Providence, RI 02909
Topics: Legislative Action
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Event Report

What are experts doing to make sure Rhode Island is on track to meet its climate goals and accelerate the transition to EVs? This panel discussion explored how the Ocean State is preparing for EV adoption, how transportation electrification intersects with other state priorities, like equity and health, and the most important policies and programs to get more EVs on the road. 

Mal Skowron of Green Energy Consumers Alliance moderated the panel, which included Carrie Gill, Ph.D., of the RI Office of Energy Resources; Hank Webster of the Acadia Center; Allison Archambault of the RI Department of Environmental Management; and Julia Gold of National Grid. 

Watch the whole hour-long panel conversation here. 

photo by: Green Energy Consumers Alliance
The panelists discuss electric vehicles in Rhode Island.

Event Description

 

Join us for a panel discussion to explore how Rhode Island is preparing for EV adoption, how transportation electrification intersects with other state priorities, like equity and health, and the most important policies and programs to get more EVs on the road. There will be plenty of time to ask questions!

Panelists include Carrie Gill, Chief of Program Development at the RI Office of Energy Resources; Hank Webster, RI Director of the Acadia Center; Julia Gold, Principal Strategy and Policy Analyst for National Grid; and Allison Archambault, Air Quality Specialist for RI Department of Environmental Management. 


Registered Attendees

There are currently 7 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Volkswagen e-Golf 1
2 Models 2

Registered attendees report 37,523 electric miles driven.

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Nissan LEAF® is the exclusive automotive sponsor of National Drive Electric Week™

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