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Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Oregon EV News of the Week 2014 May 13

Your weekly digest of Oregon Electric Vehicle news, events, and
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Top Stories ================================================
o We'll be in the 107th Florence Rhododendron Festival Parade on May 18th


Upcoming Oregon EVents =====================================
o Oregon Department of Energy public session for Alt Vehicles, May 15th http://buff.ly/QXBVtl 
o EV Ownership: Expert Conversations  - May 18, 2014 http://buff.ly/1rNTebB 
o Oregon EV Fest 2014, July 5th at Pioneer Courthouse Square http://buff.ly/1gHfXFO 
o Tesla Motors Club's Connect 2014, 2nd annual users’ conference, July 18 http://buff.ly/1geHPSf 
o Energize Oregon Coalition Meeting, July 23 http://buff.ly/1gRJTuU 
o EV Roadmap 7: Making Connections, July 24 http://buff.ly/1eqxd2j 
o The 3rd annual BC2BC All Electric Vehicle Rally scheduled to start August 10, 2014http://buff.ly/1aWgQoK 
o Route 66 International Festival - EVs wanted, Aug 14 http://buff.ly/1ggx9Cs 
o National Plug In Day Is Now National Drive Electric Week - Coming This Septemberhttp://buff.ly/1nTY9dC 
o The Battery Show, September 16-18, 2014 Novi, Michigan http://buff.ly/1cqo3M4 


Northwest EV News of Note ===================================
o Oregon's West Coast Electric Highway is winning awards (again)! http://buff.ly/1l1FiIK 
o Blink DC Fast Charger Get Upgraded CHAdeMO Connector http://buff.ly/1ofzZKO 
o California Modeling Vehicle Mileage Tax After on Oregon's Program http://buff.ly/1noZFBT 
o Gresham Ford is excited about the Fusion Energi "bi-fuel" PHEV http://buff.ly/1jBlgGQ 


Photos & Videos ============================================
o Chevy Spark EV in Portland Ore http://pic.twitter.com/ilWEUCADx7
o A cartoonist's review of the Tesla Model S - The Oatmeal http://buff.ly/1jE5hIG 
o 8 States Aim For Zero-Emission Vehicle Goal - YouTube http://buff.ly/1nwuBjK 
o Solar-powered EV has less lifetime CO2 than 90 MPG gas-powered car http://pic.twitter.com/EMa2mDdIYm
o Photo-Blog: New York Auto Show 2014 http://buff.ly/1grS0hd 
o 2014 Nissan LEAF Portland OR Beaverton, OR #94242 - YouTube http://buff.ly/1nlPYH4 
o video: Volkswagen CEO: EVs small but growing market; H2 still a long way offhttp://buff.ly/1jBnbel 
o Kick Gas is an EV adventure film of epic proportions [w/video] http://buff.ly/1fSptH2 
o Why Formula E Matters: There are more sports fans than environmentalists http://buff.ly/1kNB3Aq 
o Spring Tulips, Woodburn, Oregon http://pic.twitter.com/zbvVZ0pd0p
o smart fortwo electric drive for life on Earth - YouTube http://buff.ly/1sfDT3K 
o Neil deGrasse Tyson on solar fuel http://pic.twitter.com/eNxqa4gVD8
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot http://pic.twitter.com/Q7NG6xBohm
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #TeslaModelS #SemaConnect http://pic.twitter.com/4yQhKQ6jg4
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #NissanLeaf http://pic.twitter.com/wlY1AYbX3I
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #ClipperCreek #PriusPlugIn http://pic.twitter.com/yHwRaGj22u
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #ChevyVolt #Solar http://pic.twitter.com/8YmAAeTzX2
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #ChevyVolt http://pic.twitter.com/4xI81iFECS
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #NissanLeaf http://pic.twitter.com/bkrcp897O6
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot http://pic.twitter.com/cSxEzqcN4z
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #TeslaModelS http://pic.twitter.com/7gJrA8Ojnl
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #HondaFitEV http://pic.twitter.com/e2cyz5sYlf
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #NissanLeaf http://pic.twitter.com/y8HoGQGUgg
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot http://pic.twitter.com/cxIpbvsC9O
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #TeslaModelS http://pic.twitter.com/g16P03j0Fg
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #SparkEV http://pic.twitter.com/8KqTprbTD5
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #NissanLeaf http://pic.twitter.com/wqZqQX2fol
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot #NissanLeaf http://pic.twitter.com/yr5guqMG4I
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot http://pic.twitter.com/oosfaqMExv
o Plug & Pinot EV Rides Event #PlugAndPinot http://pic.twitter.com/QLecFJjUsN


Other EV News of Note =======================================
o Next-Gen Tesla Won't Be Called 'Model E' After All http://buff.ly/RCGXf3 
o The City of Portland steps up to the Workplace Charging Challenge http://buff.ly/1jmdGLy 
o Electric  Infiniti coming in 2016 http://pic.twitter.com/aUdUWN7Rhm
o Tesla, SolarCity, And The Birth Of The Lithium-Based Economy http://buff.ly/1miRpE4 
o Limited supply guarantees 2015 Kia Soul EV will be a rare sight on the road http://buff.ly/RHKgSk 
o Study finds EV owners that can charge at home & at work do both http://buff.ly/1nDxGPc http://pic.twitter.com/Aezh3WI8da
o EVs prove to be highly reliable http://buff.ly/1ojP9yt 
o Electric Aircraft Are On The Way, Stylish E-FAN Makes First Flight http://buff.ly/1mO5yra 
o Is Electricity A Clean Transportation Energy Source? http://buff.ly/1sfFW87 
o Tesla Sales On Target, Gigafactory Groundbreaking Next Month: FINAL UPDATEhttp://buff.ly/1mO4Kme 
o Chrysler announces plug-in hybrid minivan for 2016 http://buff.ly/1mO5iIH 
o The case for grid-connected electric vehicles http://buff.ly/1scjXyR 
o Proterra electric bus sets record for most miles traveled in a day http://buff.ly/1scgXT5 
o Nissan's 180 mile range battery coming in 2017 per Andy Palmer http://buff.ly/1jGD2Z2 
o This Parking Lot Is Paved With Solar Panels http://buff.ly/1nujUOR 
o Electric Cars Park for Free in Spain http://buff.ly/1nlPGjt 
o 2,000-Horsepower Electric Dragster Sets New Drag Record http://buff.ly/1hAKSQ2 
o Electric cars taking charge - Keep Me Current: News http://buff.ly/1hAEo3y 
o EPA's most fuel-efficient cars list dominated by EVs http://buff.ly/1jBkVUk 
o Bob Lutz's VL Automotive Merges With GreenTech Automotive http://buff.ly/1fSplHm 



=D~~~ Live Regeneratively!