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Media release 1st February 2021 CLIMATE CHANGE COMMISSION ADVICE SHOWS THAT NEW ZEALAND WILL EMBRACE EVs Monday 1st February, AUCKLAND: Drive Electric, the not-for-profit with one mission – making electric vehicle ownership in New Zealand mainstream, welcomes the...
Media release 28th January 2021 CLEAN CAR IMPORT STANDARD, THE FIRST STEP TOWARDS A PLANNED EV TRANSITION - Emissions import standards announcement a sign that 2021 will be the year we get serious about cleaning up our cars - Thursday 28th January, AUCKLAND: Drive...
[MEDIA RELEASE] Drive Electric welcomes government commitment to shift their fleet; now let’s move on the rest of our cars
Media release2 December 2020 Drive Electric welcomes government commitment to shift their fleet; now let's move on the rest of our cars Mark Gilbert, Chair of Drive Electric says, “Drive Electric congratulates the Government for declaring a climate emergency today,...
We are proud to include Evnex among our valued Drive Electric members. Their innovative, enterprise-focused vehicle charging platform has made their customers’ transition to electric easier and more stress-free than ever. Evnex is a leader in innovation and...
Photo by New Zealand photographer, Graeme Murray PhotographyPaddon Rallysport GroupMedia release4 November 2020 PRG and Hayden Paddon reveals spectacular Hyundai EV rally car One of the world’s first EV rally cars, based on the Hyundai Kona, has been revealed by...
If climate change is a strategic priority of the Government Policy Statement, where is the ambition for decarbonising the light fleet? Monday 21st September, 2020, AUCKLAND: Drive Electric, the not-for-profit with one mission – making electric vehicle ownership in...
For a healthier and more prosperous future for all of New Zealand!
The founding purpose of Drive Electric is “to assist New Zealand to realise health, environmental and economic benefits via the accelerated and orderly market uptake of plug-in electric vehicles and associated infrastructure.”
Drive Electric will achieve its purpose through education campaigns and user experience events aimed at New Zealand businesses and the public. Alongside these activities, we will establish a working group between government and industry to create and promote a roadmap to ensure our purpose is achieved in a way that maximizes positive benefits for our members and New Zealand.
Listing on the Drive Electric website
Discounted attendance at events and conferences
Opportunities to speak at events and contribute to editorials
Opportunity for Work Stream participation to help shape the path forward
Access to professional advice from Drive Electric and our members
Industry networking and referrals
Become a member
Join Drive Electric now to:
– advance your knowledge about EVs and the opportunities they offer for you and your business
– extend your EV network
– help you make the switch to EVs in your fleet
– increase your opportunities in the growing EV industry in New Zealand.