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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...
Wednesday 23rd September, 2020, AUCKLAND: Elon Musk has announced further improvements to battery technology for Electric Vehicles during its Battery Day event in California today, signalling that price parity between EVs and petrol vehicles is ever closer. Bernstein...
EV election policies are welcomed, but we need a plan to get to zero emissions from cars Friday 11th September, 2020, AUCKLAND: Drive Electric, the not-for-profit with one mission – making electric vehicle ownership in New Zealand mainstream, has today responded to...
This month we put the spotlight on new Drive Electric members, Wedgewood White (WWL), in our ‘Meet the Fleet’ section. We spoke with WWL’s directors Paul Webber and Paul White and consultant Francesca Marzatico in a bit more detail about how they are supporting New...
Written By Drive Electric Chairman Mark Gilbert, for Autocar NZ August Edition We are closing in on an election that gets more interesting by the day. No one as yet, has laid out a plan with regards to EV adoption in NZ, and how they will go about addressing all the...
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.
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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
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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.