For Immediate Release
D.C. - Pepco's WaterShed Sustainability Center will showcase the latest
electric vehicles (EV) from BMW, Tesla and Ford Motor Company this Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. and show customers the benefits of electric powered vehicles. The event
kicks-off National Electric Drive Week in partnership with the Electric Vehicle
Association of Greater Washington, D.C., whose members will attend with their
various models of electric vehicles.
is an opportunity for the community to learn about the many benefits of
electric vehicles including the positive impact on household budgets and the
environment," said Robert Stewart, manager new business advanced technology
"Our customers will hear from actual owners and advocates about their
day-to-day driving experiences including the costs associated with maintaining
Drive Electric Week, which runs from Sept. 12 through Sept. 20, is a nationwide
celebration to heighten awareness of today's widespread availability of plug-in
vehicles. It highlights the benefits of
all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles and more.
WaterShed Sustainability Center is located at the company's Rockville Service Center,
201 West Gude Drive, Rockville, Maryland. It is a living classroom and
laboratory for sustainable energy that features multiple electric vehicle
charging ports and other hands-on, interactive displays.
is a natural focal point for having a discussion and educating the community
about the benefits of sustainable water practices and sustainable energy
technologies such as solar energy and electric vehicles.
encourages visits to our Sustainability Center to see comfortable, sustainable
and energy-efficient practices at work. If you plan to bring a large group, we
ask that you contact Scott Tjaden at WaterShed@pepco.com prior to your visit.