National Drive Electric Week
Sep 12, 2015
|Day:||Saturday, September 12, 2015 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.|
|Location:||Carrefour de santé globale
2381 Principale Ouest
Our event inaugurated 5 Level-2 public chargers and one DCQC (CHAdeMO+CCS-Combo) at a local health supercentre (natural food supermarket, medical clinic, spa, etc...). We had 2 conferences including "Myths and realities of electric cars".
Good mix of EV's (11 models):Smart (1) Imiev (1) Soul (2) Leaf (6) Focus (2) Fusion Energi (1) Cmax Energi (1) BMW I3 (3) Spark (2) Volt (5) Tesla Model S (6)
Good coverage of local newspapers and national TV stations.
photo by: AVÉQ
AVÉQ volunteers with orange jackets taking down names, inspecting insurance and driver licenses from participants who wanted to try cars, and having them fill out a release form in case of accident.
This fall, don't miss our test-drive and information evenings on electric vehicles in Magog with our Rendez-vous branchés information series demystifying the electrification of transportation. Activities include: test drives of electric cars with the volunteers from the Quebec EV Association; demonstrations of electric-vehicle prototypes; conference by Steven Guilbeault ; information booths featuring industry experts and local partners