Category: Events

National Drive Electric Week – Austin

Join us on September 19 to celebrate National Drive Electric week. We’ll be gathering at: Northwest Recreation Center 2913 Northland Dr Austin, TX 78757 on September 19 from 10am to 4pm We will be showing and giving rides in a variety of electric cars that are available today. Let us know you are coming and what you …

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Invite: Texas Workplace Charging Road Show

The Texas Workplace Charging Road Show will be in Austin on Wednesday July 29. As of this posting, they still have several seats available. Visit TXworkplacecharging.eventbrite.com to register. Texas Workplace Charging Road Show Flyer

Crosspost: First UU Church Green Sanctuary Alternative Vehicles Fair, April 12

Sunday April 12, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin is holding an electric and alternative vehicles fair, with a chance to hear Zach Baumer, manager of the Austin Climate Protection Program in the City of Austin’s Office of Sustainability. If you’re going or showing your vehicle, take photos or report the experience back to us! Texas Health …

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Wrap Up: National Drive Electric Week, 2014

This year’s National Drive Electric Week “Picnic in the Park” ended up being “rain AND shine” The first car to roll in was Ed F.’s Tesla Model S, with 10,310 oil-free miles, soon to be joined by 23 other electric vehicles for a combined (recorded) total of 275,841 oil-free miles on the road! This year …

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Joseph Barletta on Shades of Green podcast

AustinEV operating partner and owner of Smart Charge Residential Joseph Barletta, was a guest on KOOP radio’s Shades of Green talk show sharing information regarding the National Drive Electric Week event. Aren’t you listening to the show anyway? But in case you missed it, the podcast is available for your listening pleasure.

Picnic in the Park Schedule

EVENT SCHEDULE (RAIN OR SHINE!) for the National Drive Electric Week Picnic in the Park Electric Vehicle Gathering http://bit.ly/evpicnic September 20th at the Northwest Recreation Center 10:30-noon: Speakers (inside Recreation Center) noon-2: Ride & Drive (depending on the rain) Live music from Kathy and the Kilowatts 2pm Group photo with owners and vehicles showing their “EV-love” …

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It has a name! Austin Picnic in the Park, September 20, 2014

We’re finalizing the details! It’s going to be a party with a photograph! Bring your park-safe picnic for some socializing and entertainment, then take part in an aerial-view heart showing how much you love your EV! We have hopes that a special invitation can get their vehicle out of California in time, and another can …

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2014 Renewable Energy Roundup passes

The 2014 Renewable Energy Roundup has been announced for September 26-28 this year.  The event is moving to Belton, TX at the Bell County Expo Center.  If you would like to support AustinEV, and register for tickets online, please use the code AEVARPC14 when you register at their site.  AustinEV will earn $5 when you do so. …

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National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week logo

This year’s National Plug in Day has been extended to a full week for celebration. Mark your calendars for September 15-21 and register at the National Drive Electric Week Event. We are still planning the details, but if you haven’t finished your conversion or are still debating which electric vehicle to buy or lease, you …

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3rd Annual National Plug in Day Austin 2013 Wrap-up

Alan and his Karma (photo by Larry Schuler)

The first EV to appear during set up was a Fisker Karma, and its driver, Alan, kindly agreed to check in the rest of the vehicles that silently rolled into the parking lot for the next hour, representing over 199,000 oil-free miles in celebration of Austin’s contribution to the Third Annual National Plug in Day. …

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