Take Action!: Drive Electric Earth Day Event
Time & Location
About the Event
Join the Knoxville Electric Vehicle Association, Ijams Nature Center, Drive Electric Tennessee, and East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition for Knoxville's Drive Electric Earth Day event on Saturday, April 10, from 10 am-3 pm on the Ijams Visitor Center plaza.
Owners of a variety of fully electric and plug-in electric vehicles will bring their cars, answer questions, and share their enthusiasm for driving electric. Expected owner vehicles include Tesla models 3, Y, S, and X; Nissan LEAF; Chevy Bolt and Volt; Kia Niro; BMW i3 REx; Zero motorcycle; Toyota Prius Prime and RAV4 Prime; and Honda Ensight (conversion). Also on display will be an Audi eTron from Audi Knoxville and KUB's Nissan LEAF.
A series of short presentations/discussions will cover topics such as EV benefits, tax rebates and purchase incentives, EVs coming in 2021-2022, batteries and charging, used EVs, and road trips.
COVID-19 safety restrictions will be followed for this event and masks will be required to enter the electric vehicle area.
For more information or to volunteer for this event, visit https://driveelectricearthday.org/event.php?eventid=2642.