National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
National Drive Electric Week: Electric Cars in Colorado
Denver, CO
Sep 30, 2020

Note: This is an online only event with no physical location.
Day: Wednesday, September 30, 2020 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Audience: Denver, CO, Local Area
Host: Denver Metro Clean Cities Coalition
Recording: view the recorded presentation.
Topics: EV 101
Cost of Ownership
Driving Experience
Environmental Benefits
Home Charging
Local Public Charging
Road Trips
Workplace Charging
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2020.

Event Report

Denver Metro Clean Cities partnered with CLEER, Northern Colorado Clean Cities, 4CORE, Xcel Energy, and the Colorado Energy Office to host an EV 101 workshop to educate consumers about electric vehicles, including available models in Colorado, tax incentives, perspectives from EV drivers, and charging information. ReCharge coaches, Gabriella Perkins, Sonja Meintsma, Stefan Johnson, Laurie Dickson, Diego Lopez, and Amy Maxey also held breakout room sessions to provide region-specific information to attendees. Thanks to Alisa Sobczak from Xcel Energy for also providing information on EV charging in the Denver Metro Region. 

Denver Metro Clean Cities also announced the launch of Drive Electric Colorado, a statewide initiative to increase awareness of and educate consumers about electric vehicles and resources. Included in this launch was the EV Experience Scavenger Hunt, an app-based game providing the opportunity for individuals to complete missions related to electric vehicles as part of Colorado's EV-friendly landscape.

photo by: Gabriella Perkins, DMCC
Screen capture of ReCharge Coach Gabriella Perkins' presentation on EVs in the Denver Metro Region.

Event Description


Join us for this fun and engaging EV 101 workshop where we will learn about

  • EVs 101 – Find out what makes electric cars a great option for drivers in Colorado
  • EV Line-up – Find out what electric cars are available in Colorado and general specs of each
  • EV Charging – Learn what EV charging is like and what you can expect from different charging situations
  • Tax Credits and other Incentives – Not only can you cave money by not buying gasoline, you can also save on your taxes with many EVs
  • ...and more!

Registered Attendees

There are currently 3 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 1
1 Model 1

Registered attendees report 31,000 electric miles driven.

Presented By

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Electric Vehicle Association logo
Sierra Club logo
EVHybridNoire logo
Drive Electric USA logo

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All NDEW 2024 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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