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Sunday, June 22, 2014

Oregon EV News of the Week 2014 June 17

Your weekly digest of Oregon Electric Vehicle news, events, and
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Top Stories ================================================
Nissan Electric Van Comes to Portland
o Event Photo Blog & Video http://buff.ly/1q5UoCO 
o Green Car Reports http://buff.ly/1ivsJDN 
o Portvandia http://buff.ly/U0OJRs  

Upcoming Oregon EVents =====================================
o We'll be in the Hillsboro Rotary Club 4th of July Parade
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 OMSI Drive Revolution: The Future of Transportation, July 19http:/ http://buff.ly/1lELHIP 
o FHWA Workshop on Electric Vehicles, EV Roadmap 7 bonus event, July 23 http://buff.ly/1iPvVcp 
o Computers with Wheels, EV Roadmap 7 Bonus event, July 23 http://buff.ly/1iPuURM 
o EV Roadmap 7: Making Connections, July 24 http://buff.ly/1eqxd2j 
o Energize Oregon Coalition Meeting, July 25 http://buff.ly/1k3iGtG 
o Plug-in 2014, July 28-30 http://buff.ly/1sZV61J 
o 3rd annual BC2BC All Electric Vehicle Rally scheduled to start, Aug 10 http://buff.ly/1aWgQoK 
o Route 66 International Festival - EVs wanted, Aug 14 http://buff.ly/1ggx9Cs 
o National Drive Electric Week will be September 15 - 21 this year http://buff.ly/1nTY9dC 
o The Battery Show, September 16-18, 2014 Novi, Michigan http://buff.ly/1cqo3M4 

Northwest EV News of Note ===================================
o John Wayland starting a business selling Black Zombie electric muscle cars http://buff.ly/1is3aUc 
o John Wayland builds the Black Zombie, A 750 HP electric Mustang, H8rs Bewarehttp://buff.ly/1iqW4PZ 
o Calling EVs for the Waldport Beachcomber Days Parade http://buff.ly/SS9mOV 
o Oregonian Letters to the Editor: EV parking in Rose Quarter http://buff.ly/1iCTV3J 
o SAE Combo Faster Charger Online in Portland http://buff.ly/1qhHWA9 
o Brammo Names Distributor For Latin America http://buff.ly/1kU6koz 
o BMW i3 Ride & Drive in Oregon http://buff.ly/1saoM0T 
o Oregon is one of several target markets for the 2015 Kia Soul EV http://buff.ly/1ir5qey 
o UrbanBlissLife finds it easy own a Plug-in in Portland http://buff.ly/1io3KCv 
o Oregon DOE is accepting applications for EV infrastructure projects through July 25http://buff.ly/1u3WlNI 
o Oregon looks at adding more renewable investments to state's portfolio http://buff.ly/1oKuhPY 
o Portland State research explores the grid impacts of EV charging http://buff.ly/UrlJmc 

Photos & Videos ============================================
o Nissan e-NV200 van at Electric Avenue at Portland State http://pic.twitter.com/0EZdM1V5H7
o Warm Springs DCFC is online http://pic.twitter.com/sFKQyf6y62
o video: Portland among first to test Nissan's new electric fleet van http://buff.ly/1iBHFjW 
o Sharing a classic: The White Zombie Summer 2010 Compilation http://buff.ly/1q4zuEl 
o There are over 8,000 public charging spots in the US http://pic.twitter.com/nIg4xBEUgE
o Nathan Fillion Will Never Buy A Gas-Powered Car Again! - YouTube http://buff.ly/U0RS3L 
o Experience Electric #TheBetterRide - YouTube http://buff.ly/1qhILsJ 
o What does a record breaking EV parade look like? - vimeo http://buff.ly/1qiPtP9 
o What Tesla Model S owners had to say - YouTube http://buff.ly/1qg5aGE 
o Volkswagen e-Golf Production - YouTube http://buff.ly/1vhKqOW 
o Experience Electric (video) http://buff.ly/1vhISVh 
o General Motors Protest In Portland 6.9.14 - YouTube http://buff.ly/1ivBCgC 
o Pikes Peak Customized Tesla Roadster - Photos & Video http://buff.ly/1sdgnd2 
o Edmonton Alberta Testing BYD Electric Buses (w/video) http://buff.ly/1iBIsRP 

Other EV News of Note =======================================
o Kiss Your Gas Goodbye http://buff.ly/1ivlKLd 
o ClipperCreek announces $395 Level 2 home charging station http://buff.ly/1oZv1Rs 
o Printed ultracapacitor almost as thin as a sheet of paper http://buff.ly/1qmM2a5 
o Tesla Model X Update: Prototypes In Fall, Production Early 2015 http://buff.ly/1vvz8Xw 
o New Jersey Assembly Unanimously Passes Bill to Reverse Anti-Tesla Legislationhttp://buff.ly/1slwdm6 
o Why An Electric Car Saves Fleet Operators $16,000 In Lifetime Cost http://buff.ly/1iBGhxE 
o VIA Motors Launches Plug-in Hybrid Airport Shuttle http://buff.ly/1qjCg8R 
o The Battle for Fast Charging | Who's Winning http://buff.ly/1vqHwHz 
o Mitsubishi To Launch All-Electric Assault on Pikes Peak http://buff.ly/U0TB8Y 
o Nissan, BMW, Look to Adopt Tesla's Supercharger Standard http://buff.ly/1lsFmpa 
o Interviewing the director of 'Who Killed the Electric Car?' 
   about the rebirth of EVs http://buff.ly/U0Nj9q 
o CleanTechnica's EV car guide http://buff.ly/U0MHRa 
o 11 maps that explain the US energy system http://buff.ly/1hWlycV 
o Cadillac Dealers Advertise $19,500 Off ELR’s MSRP http://buff.ly/1kB9zfy 
o US Plug-In Vehicle Sales http://buff.ly/1vhLkem 
o Impacts Of Incentives On Electric Vehicle Market http://buff.ly/1vhHrGl 
o EVs Selling for Less than Conventional Cars? http://buff.ly/1vdT3dr 
o Boston-Power raising huge $250M round to make more electric car batterieshttp://buff.ly/1qdsHIo 
o Severe Issues with Fuel Cell Vehicle GHG Emissions Claims and Hydrogen Infrastructure Grantshttp://buff.ly/1hSFYny 
o Plug-in Hybrid Trucks Promise Big Fuel Savings http://buff.ly/1is20rG 
o Accord Plug-In a practical spin on green motoring http://buff.ly/1uasS4Z 
o Chevy Volt Was The Highlight Of Bob Lutz’s Career http://buff.ly/1uarZZW 

=D~~~ Live Regeneratively!