What we're about

Drive Electric (Westchester) is about:
1) Showcasing Electric Vehicles to the public (Tesla Model S/X/3, BMW i3/i8, Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt/Spark, Ford Focus Electric/C-Max Energi, Kia Soul EV, etc)
2) Providing Guidance to new and existing EV owners (e.g. learn which apps, great destination chargers, etc)
3) Raise Awareness of EVs (Battery EV & Plug-in Hybrid EV) & Chargers to the public (Level 1, Level 2, & DC Quick Charge, etc)
4) Save Money. If you're in the ConEd area, get paid to charge off-peak. Join FleetCarma program. Earn 10,000 bonus points via this referral (https://www.fleetcarma.com/smartchargenewyork?referralCode=58291057). Federal Rebate is up to $7,500. NYS is up to $2,000.

We will meet throughout Westchester in different municipalities. Most likely we will meet at Metro North Parking Lots on the weekends. Meetups will happen most likely Sunday.

Meetups rotate between towns. Join as a member, and give your input on where we should meet.

There is NO cost to join as a member.

-Ben

Upcoming events (2)

"Bedford 2030" EV Parade on Sept 25th 2020

Bedford Village Memorial Park

FYI: I sadly have a scheduling conflict, and can't attend, but we want EV owners/drivers to attend!!!! Please register.... https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc7P8SZup1EzROL7el_9e8yRXY2OrU_NRbQQTuOTtjx3EvTVw/viewform If you will participate in the EV Parade: please meet other EV owners/drivers in the parking lot of Bedford Village Memorial Park in Bedford NY 10506 at 4:30pm. "Bedford 2030" will kickoff the procession with a short ceremony next to the EV charging station with Deputy County Executive Ken Jenkins, Bedford Town Supervisor Chris Burdick, and Bedford 2030 Executive Director Midge Iorio to “plug in” to Bedford’s new climate action goals for the next decade and mark the official launch of "Bedford 2030". Cars will line up and receive a flag to wave or attach to a car window, and the parade will begin at 4:45. The Route: Start at Bedford Village Memorial Park Left onto Greenwich Road Right at the light onto Route 22 Go through Bedford Village, past Bedford Oak Left at the fork (just after Rippowam Cisqua School) onto Bedford Center Road Bedford Center Road to stop sign in center of Bedford Hills Left and then right at the light onto Route 117 Follow 117 through Katonah historic district and make a right onto Edgemont Rd (towards Metro North Station) Drive down Katonah Ave and make a left just after 200 Katonah Ave. Park behind Bank of America

"Bedford 2030" Electric Vehicle Showcase Fri 5-6:30pm on 9/25

FYI: I sadly have a scheduling conflict, so I cannot attend, but come join other EV drivers/owners. Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc7P8SZup1EzROL7el_9e8yRXY2OrU_NRbQQTuOTtjx3EvTVw/viewform The Showcase: If you will join us for the EV Owner Showcase, please park behind the Bank of America in Lot 2 in Katonah, NY. If you plan to stay to talk to people who come by to see your car, please wear a mask and keep socially distant. People may come visit the showcase between 5:00 and 6:30pm. Thank you so much for your participation! One of the best ways to get people to understand how great it is to drive an EV is to give them a chance to see them up close and talk to people who own them. Thank you for helping us with this important effort! Anyone interested in going electric, please encourage them to come to the showcase between 5-6:30. Here is the Link to the Facebook Event and attached are some graphics to share. Thanks! FB Event Page https://www.facebook.com/events/1188329998226892/ Presented by "Bedford 2030".

Past events (7)

4th Annual - Electric Vehicle Showcase Inside Pleasantville Farmers Market

Pleasantville Metro North Parking Lot (Memorial Plaza) - Across from Starbucks

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