Drive Electric Earth Day
Rochester NY area Drive Electric Earth Day Event
Apr 09, 2022
|Day:||Saturday, April 9, 2022 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.|
|Time:||9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT|
|Location:||Penfield Community Center
1985 Baird Rd
Penfield, NY 14526
Event ReportVideo of the event:
photo by: Bob Kanauer
General Public Photo of attendees.
Join us for Drive Electric Earth Day April 9, 2022
Over 70 electric cars will be at the event with their owners to share what it's like to drive an electric car and answer your questions.
The Ice Cream Factory food truck will be selling Coffee, Hot Chocolate, and Pancakes with toppings during the event.
A number of companies and not-for-profit groups will be present. Participants include:
Salvatore's Webster Village - Electric delivery car
Tesla Police Cruiser to be on display
About our local organizers:
The New York State Electric Automobile Association (NYSEAA) is a Rochester NY based group that advocates for the use electric vehicles and is a great resource of information. The group started as a resource for those building their own EV’s and with the advent of production EV’s we have converted to assisting those that want to buy and drive the new generation of EV’s as well as lending our support to efforts for larger adoption of electric vehicles.
Greater Rochester Clean Cities (GRCC) coalition is part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Clean Cities program. The objectives of the coalition are to reduce dependency on petroleum and improve air quality through development of fleets of alternative fueled vehicles and supporting infrastructure. The coalition supports a variety of alternative fuels, including EV's, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) , LPG (propane) and biofuels like E85 and biodiesel, as well as other strategies such as anti-idling and VMT (vehicle miles traveled) reduction.
There are currently 232 attendees registered.
Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend
|Kia Niro Electric||8|
|Tesla Model 3||6|
|Hyundai KONA Electric||5|
|Tesla Model Y||5|
|Nissan Leaf (2018+)||4|
|Ford Mustang Mach-E||3|
|Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid||3|
|Tesla Model S||3|
|Hyundai Ioniq 5||2|
|Other Plug-In Vehicle||2|
|Toyota Prius Prime||2|
|BMW i3 REx||1|
|Hyundai Ioniq Plug-in Hybrid||1|
|Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV||1|
|Nissan Leaf (2011-2017)||1|
|Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid AWD||1|
|Tesla Model X||1|
|Volvo XC40 Recharge twin||1|
Registered attendees report 1,653,333 electric miles driven.