National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Electrify Buffalo 2.0
Buffalo, NY
Sep 24, 2022

Day: Saturday, September 24, 2022 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT
Location: 589 Ellicott St.
Buffalo, NY 14203
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2022.

Event Report

  • 270-300 attendees
  • 40 vehicle owners, showcasing 20 different makes/models - including two Rivian trucks
  • 11 dealerships with 19 vehicles – steady streams of test drives all day
  • 12+ speakers leading local clean transportation initiatives and legislation
  • 20+ vendors in the clean transportation chorus of supporters/implementers
  • 15 volunteers
  • 13 sponsored raffle packages
  • 5 local food truck operators

photo by: John Weiksnar, Tesla Owners Club of New York State (TOCNYS)

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Event Description


Electrify Buffalo 2.0: 

The BNMC, National Grid, Sierra Club Niagara, NFADA, and many others are teaming up to bring Buffalo and the WNY community an inspiring experience with all-things electric transportation! At this free event, you’ll demo electric vehicles (test drives originating on site), mix and mingle with an array of EV drivers, hear from WNY's elected officials, see charging stations, e-scooters, e-bikes, e-backhoes and other electric transport in action! You’ll also learn about all the 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 24, 11 AM - 3 PM

     WHERE – BNMC Innovation Center parking lot (589 Ellicott St., Buffalo) where all pillar/partner orgs will have designated showcase areas

WHAT ELSE – Food Trucks, Raffle prizes, Kid Zone!!!

Registered Attendees

There are currently 273 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 6
Ford Mustang Mach-E 5
Chevrolet Bolt 4
Hyundai Ioniq 5 3
Chevrolet Volt 2
Ford F-150 Lightning 2
Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid 2
Polestar 2 2
Tesla Model S 2
Toyota RAV4 Prime 4WD/AWD 2
Kia Niro Electric 1
Mercedes-Benz EQS 580 4matic 1
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 1
Other Plug-In Vehicle 1
Rivian R1T 1
Tesla Model X 1
Tesla Model Y 1
Toyota Prius Prime 1
Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later) 1
Volkswagen ID.4 1
20 Models 40

Registered attendees report 844,614 electric miles driven.

Presented By

Plugin America logo
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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