CARRBORO, N.C. -- Come celebrate National Drive Electric Week with Piedmont Electric Cooperative at Carrboro Plaza (104 NC Highway 54, Carrboro, NC 27510) from 2 - 5 p.m. this Friday, Sept. 29, 2023.
The event will feature a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Carrboro’s second DC fast charger and will also provide attendees with the chance to test drive different models of electric vehicles and electric bicycles. Chapel Hill Transit will provide a ride-along on one of their electric buses.
Did You Know?
Piedmont Electric Cooperative was awarded funding from Phases 1 and 2 of the NC Department of Environment Quality Volkswagen Settlement to install two DC Fast-Charging stations at Carrboro Plaza. The Town of Carrboro contributed funding to Piedmont’s matches for both grants, as the projects align with goals to reduce community transportation emissions in the Community Climate Action Plan.