National Drive Electric Week 2014 – Baltimore, MD


National Drive Electric Week 2014 – Baltimore, MD

Day: Saturday, September 20, 2014
Time: 11 AM to 4 PM
Location: Maryland Science Center
601 Light St
Baltimore, MD 21230

Mark Czajka, Director, MD Volt Inc. organized the event. During a presentation and award ceremony, Mark read a Proclamation from Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, proclaiming September 15-21, 2014 as “National Drive Electric Week” in Baltimore. MD Volt Inc. presented “Best Place to Plug In” Awards to Montgomery and Howard Counties for their recent legislation combating ICING of electric vehicle charging spaces. Tommy Heyboer, Legislative Aide & Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of Council member Hans Riemer, received the award for Montgomery County. Tommy Underwood, Special Assistant to Council member Jen Terrasa, received the award for Howard County. Also attending were Jill Sorensen, Baltimore-Washington Electric Vehicle Initiative (BEVI) Executive Director and Board Member and Dina Beaumont, daughter of the late Bob Beaumont. Bob Beaumont created and built the CitiCar and the Tropica electric vehicles.

Photo credit: Mark Czajka

Maryland Science Center plaza area facing Baltimore’s Inner Harbor: Ford Fusion Energi, Nissan LEAF, Zero Motorcycle, Chevrolet Spark EV, Toyota Plug In Prius, Cadillac ELR, Chevrolet Volt

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