It's great to see so many LEAF owners in the region!
For those of you in or near Richmond, Drive Electric RVA has been fostering a community of EV owners and enthusiasts since March 2014. Check out our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/DriveElectricRVA
) and feel free to attend one of our upcoming events, including the following:
* EV Plug-In on Monday, Sept. 12 at 5:30 PM (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/national-d ... 5854283859
) — The topic of this meet-up is "Everyday Living with EVs." We'll discuss how electric vehicles can play a regular role in our personal lives and businesses. Speakers will include Buck Ward, president of Segway of Richmond and RVA Trolley. After the meet-up, attendees can check out the electric vehicles used by Ward in his businesses. In addition, discounted beverages and free appetizers will be offered courtesy of the Urban Farmhouse at VCU, which will host the event.
* Film Screening on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at 7:30 PM (http://gathr.us/screening/15340
) — With footage from five continents, Academy Award®-winning documentary filmmaker Charles Ferguson’s new film, Time to Choose, explores the scope of the climate change crisis and the power of solutions already available. The screening will be held at Regal Westchester Commons in Chesterfield County.
* Driving the Future on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 12:00 PM (https://driveelectricweek.org/event.php?eventid=592
) — A variety of activities are planned for electric vehicle owners and enthusiasts, including Central Virginia's largest gathering of EV owners, test drives of the latest models, educational activities for children, and a Zero Emission Transportation Showcase for adults with Werres Corporation (electric utility vehicles for commercial enterprises), Scoot Richmond (Zero motorcycles), Shift Bicycles (Xtracycle cargo bikes), and Thunderbolt Indoor Karting (electric go-carts).
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