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Philadelphia Region National Drive Electric Week Event Sept. 21 at Tesla, Devon, PA

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  1. RenewAmericaRoadster

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    #1 RenewAmericaRoadster, Sep 2, 2014
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    The Renew America Roadtrip would like to formally invite you to attend and/or exhibit at this year’s National Drive Electric in Devon Day event, the Largest Electric Vehicle and Sustainable Living Education event in the region!

    With over 100 people and 30 vehicles already registered, we are expecting well over 200 attendees for this event.

    EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

    * Largest EV-ent in the region, supported by National press and backed by Sierra Club, Plug-In America, and the Electric Auto Association
    * All Major EV dealers confirmed: Tesla, Nissan, BMW, GM, Ford, SMART, Mitsubishi, Porsche
    * Key speakers confirmed:
    - Dr. Manan Trivedi (PA district 6 congressional candidate),
    - Katie McGinty (former Sec. PA-DEP),
    - Diane Philips (global climate change),
    - Joe Minott (Exec. Director Clean Air Council),
    - Michael Brainerd (Sierra Club),
    - Will Nicholas (Tesla Motors),
    - Dick Johnson (V2G)
    * Solar car exhibit, solar charging, and Whole Food Market sponsors confirmed
    * BMW i8 and McLaren P1 PHEV supercar appearances likely

    INTRODUCTION

    For the third year in a row, the Renew America Roadtrip (RAR) is organizing the National Drive Electric Week Philadelphia regional event on behalf of the Sierra Club, Electric Auto Association, and Plug-In America.

    This is the largest EV-centric event of the year, a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today's widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more.

    The Philadelphia regional event will be held this year at the Tesla Motors Sales and Service center in Devon, PA on Sunday Sept. 21 from noon to 5 PM, and will feature all of the latest PHEVs from local dealers and owners; and include presentations from political, community, and environmental VIPs including PA district 6 congressional candidate Dr. Manan Trivedi, former secretary of the PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Katie McGinty, and Climate Reality Project leader Diane M. Phillips from St. Joseph's University.

    Exhibitors are asked to provide educational literature relevant to their organization and PHEVs / sustainable living.

    Attendees should register at: National Drive Electric Week Event - Devon

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  2. EVSteve

    EVSteve 110% Solar Powered

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    We will be in attendance.
     
  3. delanman

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    I'll be there....
     
  4. RenewAmericaRoadster

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    EVSteve - great, please remember to register on the NDEW Devon site. Thanks

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    Glad to hear it! 150+ registered at NDEW Devon site. See you there.
     
  5. RenewAmericaRoadster

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    Save the date - Sept. 21 at Tesla Motors in Devon -new speakers added

    Added State Senator Rafferty to the speaker list - the man responsible for the 5 stores getting approved in PA.

    Updated flyer attached. See this link for the latest and watch for the imminent posting of the schedule of speakers.

    View attachment 58705 :biggrin:

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    Tony Weeks from Nissan Motors and Will Nicholas from Tesla Motors will also be speaking
     
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    Update: We now have 233 registered attendees

    And over 40 EVs with an accumulated 429k electric miles driven!
     
  7. yobigd20

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    if I volunteered I would account for over 11% of those miles just by myself, lol. I'm up to 56k miles now.
     

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