National Drive Electric Week
Electrify Buffalo Community Ride-Around
Sep 25, 2021
|Day:||Saturday, September 25, 2021|
|Time:||11:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT|
|Location:||BNMC Innovation Center (parking lot)
589 Ellicott St.
Buffalo, NY 14203
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Electrify Buffalo - Community Ride-Around:
The BNMC, National Grid, UB and others are teaming up to bring Buffalo and the WNY community an experience with all-things electric transportation! At this free event, you’ll demo electric vehicles (test drives originating on site), and see charging stations, e-scooters, e-bikes, e-backhoes and other electric transport in action. You’ll also learn about consumer incentives and other green energy resources that are paving the way to our clean energy future.
Food Trucks, Raffle prizes, Kid Zone – Bring the family!
WHEN – Sept 25 (or Oct 2 rain date), 11 AM - 3 PM
WHY – Community Education and Community Experience with the goal of Community Adoption. Providing a look, feel, see-it-to-believe-it, relatable engagement with EVs, charging stations, and other electrified transport options (e-scooters, e-backhoes, etc.)
WHO – Core Team of primary organizing entities:
What they’re contributing/promoting
Host site and logistics + EV charging stations on site
Niagara Frontier Auto Dealers Association - Member dealer EV test drives
e-Scooter demos and electric-assist bikeshare demos
Green Machine - Battery-powered utility vehicles
Autonomous self-driving shuttle ("Olli"), self-driving Lincoln sedan & STEM activities for kids
ZEV busing later this year
Charge Ready Program + other clean energy resources
Coalition of stakeholders representing local business, government agencies, and CBOs
Collaborative of WNY businesses integrating sustainability into their operations to benefit staff, the environment, and their bottom line
World-class roadside assistance - EV drivers too
Featuring the Roadie - world’s first only ultra-fast modular portable EV charger
Comprehensive charging for businesses, fleets, and drivers
Electric Side x Sides, Motorcycles, and Neighborhood Carts
EV Charging & Green Energy installers
EV Driver enthusiasts
Their own EVs and driver experience conversations
And any/all others collaborating towards our clean transportation community
WHAT ELSE – Food Trucks, Raffle prizes, Kid Zone!!!
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There are currently 200 attendees registered.
Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend
|Tesla Model 3||6|
|Hyundai KONA Electric||2|
|Tesla Model X||2|
|Tesla Model Y||2|
|Chevrolet Bolt EUV||1|
|Ford Mustang Mach-E||1|
|Harley Davidson LiveWire||1|
|Kia Niro Electric||1|
|Kia Niro Plug-in Hybrid||1|
|Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV||1|
|Nissan Leaf (2018+)||1|
|Tesla Model S||1|
|Toyota RAV4 Prime 4WD||1|
Registered attendees report 473,388 electric miles driven.