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Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Oregon EV News of the Week 2014 June 3

Your weekly digest of Oregon Electric Vehicle news, events, and
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Top Stories ================================================
o Oregon is 1 of 8 States To Increase Zero Emission Vehicles http://buff.ly/1pGW82w 
o Meet the First Chief Electric Vehicle Officer in the Nation http://buff.ly/RN84no 
o Oregon man gets top spot on Fastest Electric Car in the World http://buff.ly/1pEBIY2 


Upcoming Oregon EVents =====================================
o Our next meetup is June 12th http://buff.ly/1ua7u1w 
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 Hillsboro Hops stadium gets solar carport over EV charging stations http://pic.twitter.com/9VhnZS9jF5
o Electric Avenue in Portland is getting some upgrades http://pic.twitter.com/gBgbeWTsJO
o 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV: Arriving At Dealers, Updated, Cheaper http://buff.ly/1oOAE6v 
o Oregon engineer hopes to see his electric plane take flight http://buff.ly/1u8YxFH
o PGE gets a Nissan e-NV200 Electric Van http://pic.twitter.com/k9meXHiZLT
o PGE gets a Nissan e-NV200 Electric Van (2/2) http://pic.twitter.com/f6AXYRdXZV
o Lease the Brammo Empulse for as little as $269 http://ow.ly/xtXwV 
o Alltrax Inc is a motor controller manufacturer in Grants Pass, Oregon http://buff.ly/RMyjdI 
o Oregon Charging Ahead Toward Electric Cars & Trucks http://buff.ly/1ozgYTY 
o Portland Crowned King of Bike Commuting http://buff.ly/1wsIdBN 
o Federal and Local Incentives for Plug-in Hybrids and Electric Cars http://buff.ly/1oqNAzl 
o Action Plan for 3 Million ZEVs http://buff.ly/1mHWK5P


Photos & Videos ============================================
o A tree fell on a LEAF. Driver lived. Details: http://buff.ly/1pw85e5  http://pic.twitter.com/QyYJaJvmq6
o This is range anxiety http://pic.twitter.com/cj3MDEfSqb
o World Record Electric Vehicle Parade Stuttgart - YouTube http://buff.ly/1tBSTKb 
o DELIVER Electric Van Is A Sci-Fi Package Shipper http://pic.twitter.com/6LLjK0h6ny
o Electric Car World Record, Stuttgart, 2014 http://pic.twitter.com/vyq0DKNBvU
o Weather Versus Climate - YouTube http://buff.ly/1nBQWA4 
o Something new on Electric Avenue PDX! http://pic.twitter.com/TTJECEUfLV
o Predicting the future of energy is not easy http://pic.twitter.com/tBgMQFZwMe
o video: Electric cars no longer a thing of the future http://buff.ly/1pEz4S5 
o EV Ownership: Conversation w/ Experts by Union of Concerned Scientists http://buff.ly/1kmFMqz 
o Riding our Works Electric Rovers in Cannon Beach, Oregon - YouTube http://buff.ly/1nyFaGF 
o Electric Avenue PDX via http://pic.twitter.com/arsmhpDGwF
o inFact: The Cult of Nikola Tesla - YouTube http://buff.ly/1nyEaSK 
o Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV - Benefits & Features http://buff.ly/RHdpwk 
o MINI Superleggera Electric Roadster - YouTube http://buff.ly/1k4WAZ1 
o TurboCord: Portable Dual-Voltage EV Charger - YouTube http://buff.ly/1k4P7ZU 
o VIA Motors 402HP Extended-Range Electric Truck - YouTube http://buff.ly/1gAYzn4 
o BMW i3 Safety Tips From The Track - YouTube http://buff.ly/1k0UqcV 
o Google Self-Driving Car Project  - YouTube http://buff.ly/1k0T95C 
o Saying Goodbye can be hard to do VW E-Golf - YouTube http://buff.ly/1oqy721 
o Chevrolet Volt among the most dependable cars money can buy http://buff.ly/1nw9Gyn 
o Electric Motorcycle Racing Crash Laguna Seca - YouTube http://buff.ly/1h9MZQz 
o What you look like driving a gas-powered car http://pic.twitter.com/rnCpwd9Uun


Other EV News of Note =======================================
o Will we see Tesla Motors in Formula E racing? http://buff.ly/1jPqydR
o “I now realize how much I miss my Volt” ? http://buff.ly/S4qJuX 
o Tesla Motors 2014 Shareholder Meeting http://buff.ly/1hxqOUB 
o Solar Panels & Electric Cars Will Kill Gas Stations, Says Professor http://buff.ly/SqwML0 
o Nissan Crushes Sales Record With LEAF In May http://buff.ly/SqsC5O 
o Chevrolet Volt Sales Continue Upward Trend in May http://buff.ly/TaajT9 
o 70% of Vehicles Riding on Underinflated Tires http://buff.ly/1h0YWrm 
o EPA Rule Changes Mean That Grid Powered EV Will Get Cleaner - YouTube http://buff.ly/1tBTjA4 
o Tesla Model S Production Rate Now 700 Units Per Week, growing http://buff.ly/T50JAX 
o Worse Than Poop! http://buff.ly/1gOsU1J 
o Take an "EVselfie" and you could win $250 http://buff.ly/1oEhQ9Z 
o How Far Can A Volt Go In EV Mode? How About 81.8 Miles http://buff.ly/1pECioD 
o Volkswagen to enter US market with electric e-Golf http://buff.ly/1pExKOU 
o Buying a Nissan LEAF? Read this guide http://buff.ly/1wx8Oxw 
o Electric buses could save school districts millions http://buff.ly/1kmybIz 
o First BMW i3 Drivers Share Impressions http://buff.ly/1k4VUD1 
o Tesla CTO JB Straubel “I really love batteries. I might 
   love batteries more than cars.” http://buff.ly/1k12FWr 
o Electric Bus that never has to stop to recharge http://buff.ly/1kfI0YE 
o Top 5 most popular electric cars in the US http://buff.ly/RxIpPu 


=D~~~ Live Regeneratively!