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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Oregon EV News of the Week 2014 Sept 2

We are in the early days of a better era!

Your weekly digest of Oregon Electric Vehicle news, events, &
multimedia. Feel free to forward it. To get on (or off) the mailing 
list, just email me: patrick (at) oeva (dot) org 

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Top Stories =================================================
1,500-Mile Nissan LEAF Zero-Emission Road Trip Comes to Oregon http://goo.gl/mSu7RA
o Hanging out on Electric Avenue. Riker's first time in the big city! http://pic.twitter.com/FjgBD4sjIK
o Charging at @AeroVironmentEV in Woodburn and came across a Honda Fit EV. http://pic.twitter.com/rtmVtoB2ov
o The new quick charger in Woodburn, OR is next to a new 200 panel solar array! http://ow.ly/i/6KQbx 
o Tyrel & Trish arrive at Electric Avenue in Portland on their 1500 mile Zero-Emission Road Trip http://pic.twitter.com/uhfMYKPiHU
o Charging next to an electric Ford Focus at Castle Rock. Don't see these often! http://pic.twitter.com/PPbvZ8AdF5


Upcoming Oregon EVents ======================================
o Southern Oregon Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Show, Sept 6th http://pic.twitter.com/DQa42du976
o Silent Thunder, Sept 6 at Pacific Raceways, EV racing & car show http://pic.twitter.com/RAxLlf5Emx
o We'll Be There: Cruisin' The Bay Car Show at Lincoln City, Sept 13 http://pic.twitter.com/N80zZG2pI7
o The Battery Show, September 16-18, 2014 Novi, Michigan http://buff.ly/1cqo3M4 
o National Drive Electric Week: Portland, Sept 20 http://buff.ly/1uDOKY3 
o Driving on Sunshine: Opportunities for EVs w/ Solar Power, Sept 23 http://buff.ly/1rDyUzj 
o Nadaka Park Cleanup & Community Fest - We'll be there! Sept 27 http://buff.ly/1tqOETE 


Northwest EV News ==========================================
o Google Lets You Tour Seattle's Tesla Store Without Ever Leaving Home http://buff.ly/1nR1WnR 
o EV Roadmap 7 Conference Presentations are Availble for Free http://buff.ly/1q0djid 
o Now is definitely the time to buy a Brammo electric motorcycle http://buff.ly/1AZPdHG 
o Oregon protester details the Alberta Tar Sands devastation http://buff.ly/1wLTBeE 
o Brammo plans to keep jobs in Rogue Valley http://buff.ly/1pmu8of 
o Wyden Tours Brammo Motorcycle Facility http://buff.ly/1zHnWY2 
o Southern Oregon University cuts carbon deal worth about two Chevy Volts http://buff.ly/XTBxju 
o Portland's air quality may be more hazardous than previously thought http://buff.ly/1AUIwGX 


Photos & Videos ============================================
o Shane Turpin wheelies over the finish line to win the eSuperSport race! http://pic.twitter.com/DRfkAJERvg
o Ultimate Climate Change Challenge Course at Laurelhurst Park http://pic.twitter.com/cXGs4oocdc
o Introducing the Black Zombie 222 - YouTube http://buff.ly/1pkh4cZ 
o Communities Powered by Travel: McKenzie River, Oregon - YouTube http://buff.ly/1qSAMhk 
o Nissan Leaf at Crater Lake by Charles Bonville http://pic.twitter.com/PoiqJWbg8D
o Tesla Model S Cars on Display in Lake Oswego, Oregon - "Mama, I want that car!" http://buff.ly/1mSPJ1H 
o Solowheel by Oregon company appears in "New Thang" video - YouTube http://buff.ly/1ARUd0R 

o Kick Gas Movie Official Trailer - YouTube http://buff.ly/1qlEgN3 
o Tesla Fan Ad: Live For Today With An Eye On Tomorrow - vimeo http://buff.ly/1wXcGe3 
o BMW i8 From Production To Delivery - video http://buff.ly/1n59Slo 
o Disruption - vimeo http://buff.ly/1qNxCz7 
o Reflecting Oregon - vimeo http://buff.ly/1qbyeyy 
o Please don't take off your straightjacket while riding a Solowheel - YouTube http://buff.ly/1zRLj1c 
o BMW i3 - A No Compromise Plug-In Vehicle - video http://buff.ly/1AWxnoW 
o Oil and recessions http://pic.twitter.com/PRu4r17gYM
o Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid: Choices - YouTube http://buff.ly/1pfmsnu 
o Tesla Model S vs Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid - video http://buff.ly/1nAvsy0 
o US Plug-in Vehicle Market Share via InsideEVs http://pic.twitter.com/bkjWS7KDqV


Other EV News of Note =======================================
o 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf First Drive http://buff.ly/1qlBdEw 
o Mental "Glitches" Slowing EV Sales (part 1) http://buff.ly/1pkl0KF 
o World EV sales hit half a million http://buff.ly/1wYSBEe 
o Tesla Model X Will "Devour" Premium Crossover Market http://buff.ly/1qTjbWz 
o KillaJoule Sets Electric Motorcycle Speed Record (w/video) http://buff.ly/1tQPAlB 
o New MIT Study shows big health & economic benefits for reducing CO2 http://buff.ly/1qsXcbt 
o 2015 VW e-Golf First Drive http://buff.ly/1pi5Efy 
o 2016 Volvo XC90 Will Be Only Seven-Passenger Plug-In Hybrid http://buff.ly/1p98wWm 
o Old car batteries could make cheaper, more efficient solar panels http://buff.ly/1nEYRHn 
o The B-Class gets a D Grade http://buff.ly/XRt7Jx 
o Tesla & GM Race to Build the Tipping Point Electric Car http://buff.ly/1AS2Oke 
o National Drive Electric Week: A Coast-to-C?oast View http://buff.ly/1sxvvh6 
o 2015 EV-Fleet 100-Mile BEV Light Weight Truck http://buff.ly/1mOpfhV 


=D~~~ Live Regeneratively!