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Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Oregon EV News of the Week 2014 July 1

Your weekly digest of Oregon Electric Vehicle news, events, and
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Top Stories =================================================
EV Fest, EV Fest, EV Feeeest!
o EV Fest is this Saturday at Pioneer Courthouse Square! http://buff.ly/1pQm0so 

o We have been invited to 4th of July parades all around the state. People want
   to celebrate End-Dependence day. If you see an EV, show them your support.


Upcoming Oregon EVents =====================================
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 =========================================
o Black Zombie electric Mustang launches Blood Shed Motors http://buff.ly/1pNw4T0 
o Oregon Charging Ahead Toward Electric Cars & Trucks http://buff.ly/1pNszMr 
o Washington State’s EV Development Could Progress Very Quickly http://buff.ly/1okT7oE 
o Oregon's electric vehicle work gets spotlight on NPR  http://buff.ly/1quV718 
o Drive Oregon Electric Mobility Monthly - June 2014 http://buff.ly/1r9Ioks 
o Oregon EV group looks for 'intersection' with software industry http://buff.ly/1pRa4Xn 
o Portland oil train protester arrested http://buff.ly/VAmeei 
o Brammo’s latest electric machine performs so like a normal bike, it makes
   fossil fuel look passe http://buff.ly/1pNwzfN 
o AutoAp lets you buy and sell used autos in select Pacific NW markets http://buff.ly/1quWQmZ 
o Candid Conversation with Brammo Empulse Customer! http://buff.ly/1pNuTD1 
o 'Road' hero takes to the streets on a Brammo http://buff.ly/1qoNvgv 
o Nissan Prices LEAF Battery Replacement at $5,499 http://buff.ly/1qR1I5D 
o E-Bike Research at Portland State University http://buff.ly/1li2qkK 
o Veteran activist and idea man Jim Powell gets applause for "triple nickel" idea.
   A trio of 5-cent taxes- gas, parking, vehicle weight.
o Charlie Hales "Cities cannot ban or tax studded tires in Oregon. We would if we could." 
o Environment Oregon says EVs Put the Brakes on Pollution http://buff.ly/UI0ZXk 
o 2014 BMW i3 in Oregon http://buff.ly/UHgHC7 


Photos & Videos ============================================
o Electric Avenue at Portland State @ElectricAvePDX (1/4) http://pic.twitter.com/LSdzrCzDm7
o Electric Avenue at Portland State @ElectricAvePDX (2/4) http://pic.twitter.com/6YbWR3vIWF
o Electric Avenue at Portland State @ElectricAvePDX (3/4) http://pic.twitter.com/5HUF87kNG8
o Electric Avenue at Portland State @ElectricAvePDX (4/4) http://pic.twitter.com/93cj5L3X3U
o Zombie222 on Vimeo http://buff.ly/1lqSSIR 
o Batteries installed in the Zombie 222 - YouTube http://buff.ly/1wDvFGO 
o Oregon Electric Byways - Explore http://pic.twitter.com/XNCX1PZaJB
o Exploring Olympic National Park in a Nissan LEAF http://pic.twitter.com/BuQchs7wt8
o Torque: Porsche 911 Carrera vs Tesla Model S http://pic.twitter.com/5lFwg1pawp
o Infographic: Leave The Gas At The Gas Station http://buff.ly/1iKraYu 
o Formula E will make electric cars 'exciting' - Yahoo News Video http://buff.ly/Vo8ALl 
o Carice Mk1, Electric Tribute To Porsche 356 http://pic.twitter.com/ItQHwS9B3X


Other EV News of Note =======================================
o Tesla To Surpass Q2 Sales Expectations http://buff.ly/1qwehUm 
o Plug-In Electric Car Sales In June: Leaf's Best-Ever June, Volt Up On May http://buff.ly/1xcxcUD 
o EVs dominate Pikes Peak Hill Climb http://buff.ly/1mLhDjh 
o First Batch Of Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive EVs To Hit US Soil This Weekendhttp://buff.ly/1pBJkP3 
o Consumer Reports EVSE Guide http://buff.ly/1rRvPYt 
o Another Reason to Buy an EV: Auto Exhaust Hurts Bees’ Ability to Find Foodhttp://buff.ly/1qsocdm 
o Electric Car Price Guide: Every 2014-2015 Plug-In Car, With Specs http://buff.ly/Vr2DgG 
o Nissan's DC Quick-Charging Stations: 630 CHAdeMO Sites Live Today http://buff.ly/1z2HuZf 
o First Female Driver In Formula E http://buff.ly/1z2Hg4u 
o ICE on the Road Ahead for Another 100 Years http://buff.ly/1r3lb37 
o Meet Real Power's $95,000 Mobile Quick Charge Truck http://buff.ly/1iKq2En 
o July Fourth fires up highest gas prices since '08 http://buff.ly/1iKpAWG 
o Oil drilling threatens solitude of national park http://ht.ly/yxjXc 
o Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire Electric Motorcycle Reveal - YouTube http://buff.ly/1pzYtA8 
o Details On The 2015 Volkswagen Passat Plug-In Hybrid http://buff.ly/1o8g6TY 
o Want to work on Harley's new electric cycle? http://buff.ly/1lt1GxQ 
o Continental updates their low rolling resistance, low nose tire optimized for EVs & hybridshttp://buff.ly/1nHRwrl 
o The vehicle you drive has a greater effect on the environment than any other choice you make. @UCSUSA
o How many solar panels do you need to change an EV? http://buff.ly/TkOGPt 
o Join the EV movement, host your own National Drive Electric week event this summerhttp://bit.ly/V6t37n
o Why I Now Want A Tesla Instead Of The 2015 Mustang http://buff.ly/1mcafZw 
o Reduce, Reuse, Recycle the Electric Vehicle Way http://buff.ly/1lMG3tH 




=D~~~ Live Regeneratively!