Recent Events

Mt. Hood SkiBowl West Coast Electric Highway Event partners collectively decided to postpone the event until February 28th, 2014 We apologize for the inconvenience and hope you'll still be able to join us for a fantastic event. Professional athletes will be there to show how they'd use a Nissan Leaf...PlugShare will be there to help you get plugged in...AeroVironment will be there to tell you how to charge up...SunPower will explain how you can drive an EV fueled by the sun... and Next... Read More
Drive Oregon and Portland General Electric (PGE) are co-hosting an event at 1:30PM on Monday, October 14 at PGE's World Trade Center offices in downtown Portland with David Peterson and Jeannie Lam from Nissan, and Rick Wallace from Oregon DOE, to share information about promotional programs that can help you: Make installing a DC fast charger for electric vehicles a low or zero-cost project Secure donated workplace charging for your workplace and employees Secure discounted pricing on the... Read More
Celebrate National Plug In Day!!!
Saturday, September 28th, 2013 10am - 2pm Location: Portland State University Electric Avenue 633 SW Montgomery Portland, OR, United States   At Noon: Ben and Jerrys will be serving Ice Cream to the First 100 people wearing an Oregon Electric Vehicle Association T-Shirt. Learn more about National Plug In Day at
You're invited to join the celebration of Oregon's first Tesla Supercharger, located conveniently along the West Coast Electric Highway off I-5 Exit # 271! This is exciting news for Oregon as there are now more than  3,000 EVs registered in the state and that number continues to escalate rapidly. This number includes over 200 Teslas. With the opening of this site, Oregon is certainly home to the country's most geographically robust EV Charging networks.   Pictured above: Telsa Superchargers... Read More
Businesses nationwide are joining the electric revolution and recognizing the benefits of using electricity as an automotive fuel. Whether you are considering converting your fleets to electric vehicles or installing charging stations for your customers or employees, Portland General Electric is here to help answer your questions and share how electric transportation can support your business. PDF Flyer   Open to PGE Commercial and Industrial Customers September 18, 2013 • Portland Who should... Read More
Columbia Willamette Clean Cities Coalition            Promoting the use of domestically produced transportation fuels  You Are Invited to An Electric Weekend in Eugene (And to Test Drive a Tesla!)             Day 1 (July 18th @ 7 p.m.): UofO Alumni Association, Widmer Brothers, Tesla, West Coast Electric Highway, & EWEB invite you to..."Get Amped & Go Electric!"  (see information below)   Location: The Inn at the 5th, 205 E. 6th Ave. Read More
  Take your EV out for a beautiful drive and join us for the grand opening celebration of the new EV charging station in Grand Ronde! When: Wed., May 29, 10 a.m. Where: 26827 Salmon River Highway (next to Spirit Mountain Casino) Why? This station is a critical link on the West Coast Electric Highway, drawing us ever closer to the day when EV drivers can sit back, relax and quietly take in the view as they drive around our state... comfortable in the knowledge that a fast-charging station is... Read More
  Wednesday, April 10 -- Backspace Cafe5:15 - 7:00 PM  Here's your chance to get up close to some of the entrepreneurs who are driving the latest innovation in this industry, find out why the EV industry is taking off now, and why Oregon is the place to be.   Drive Oregon and the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN) are collaborating to highlight the activity within our state's electric vehicle (EV) startup space and help entrepreneurs learn about the opportunities in this strong and growing... Read More
Register   What Are We About?   The “EV Roadmap” workshop series brings together Oregon’s early adopters and international experts to inform transportation electrification efforts across the nation. The EV Roadmap series of workshops has established itself as the Pacific Northwest’s premier electric vehicle gathering. EV Roadmap 6 will be held at the World Trade Center in Portland on July 30-31, 2013 and is expected to draw over 100 leaders from industry, government, and universities across... Read More
World Trade Center – Outdoor PlazaThursday, April 4: 4-6 p.m.25 S.W. Salmon St.Portland | Map itCost: $15RSVP by Wednesday, April 3 Don't miss this opportunity to learn how the electric vehicle industry can enhance your business, from personal use to trip itineraries. Hosts Portland General Electric will join with representatives from Travel Oregon, the Oregon Department of Transportation and Enterprise Rent-A-Car to outline the resources available to Oregon visitors and tourism industry... Read More