Drive Electric Submission on the EECA Consultation Document, ‘Developing a Short Term Roadmap’ for the Public Electric Vehicle Charging Network.

Drive Electric Submission: EECA Consultation paper on developing a short term roadmap for the public electric vehicle charging network  23 November 2021  Introduction Drive Electric is a not-for-profit advocacy organisation supporting the uptake and mainstreaming of...

Drive Electric Submission on the Emissions Reduction Plan Discussion Document

Drive Electric Submission: Emissions Reduction Plan Discussion Document 24 November 2021  Executive Summary  Drive Electric is a not-for-profit advocacy organisation supporting the uptake and mainstreaming of e-mobility in New Zealand, a key part of decarbonising...

Drive Electric Submission Land Transport (Clean Car) Amendment Bill

Committee Secretariat Transport and Infrastructure Committee Parliament Buildings Wellington RE: Drive Electric Submission Land Transport (Clean Car) Amendment Bill Executive Summary Drive Electric supports the Land Transport (Clean Vehicles) Amendment Bill (‘the...

ERP SHOWS E-MOBILITY WILL BE OUR FUTURE

Press release13th October, 2021 Wednesday 13th October, AUCKLAND: The Government’s consultation on the package of emissions reductions policies is another sign that e-mobility will be the future of vehicles in New Zealand. Drive Electric Chair Mark Gilbert says, “The...

[PRESS RELEASE] DRIVE ELECTRIC: Two New Board Members Join, As E-Mobility Nears Tipping Point

Press release18 October, 2021 Monday 18 October, AUCKLAND: Drive Electric has appointed two new board members at its recent Annual General Meeting, Kirsten Corson from Zilch and Carbn Group Holdings along with Dennis Kelly from FleetPartners. Mark Gilbert says, “We...

What’s on the horizon for electric transport?

When it comes to driving electric, changes are happening all the time – to prices, availability and technology of vehicles, and to the infrastructure that supports the movement here in New Zealand.
[PRESS RELEASE] DRIVE ELECTRIC: EV SALES HIT RECORD IN JULY

[PRESS RELEASE] DRIVE ELECTRIC: EV SALES HIT RECORD IN JULY

Press release 2nd August 2021  Monday 2 August, AUCKLAND: Mark Gilbert, Chair of Drive Electric says, “Sales of EVs, new and used, have skyrocketed in July hitting a record 1,944 sold, according to provisional Ministry of Transport figures. This is more than a...

[PRESS RELEASE] BUDGET FUNDING A CHANCE TO SUPERCHARGE  EV PICK-UP

[PRESS RELEASE] BUDGET FUNDING A CHANCE TO SUPERCHARGE EV PICK-UP

Press release 20th May 2021  BUDGET FUNDING A CHANCE TO SUPERCHARGE EV PICK-UP Thursday 20th May, AUCKLAND:  Budget 2021’s investment of over $380m towards supporting up-take of electric vehicles is an important move that has the potential to create a step-change in...

Ford New Zealand joins Drive Electric

Ford New Zealand joins Drive Electric

Membership for Ford comes just ahead of E-World Conference in Auckland where Ford will participate and have its latest PHEVs on display AUCKLAND, 6 May 2021 – Ford New Zealand has become a member of Drive Electric, a New Zealand non-profit organisation that has been...

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