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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Oregon EV News of the Week 2014 Sept 23

Your weekly digest of Oregon Electric Vehicle news, events, &
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Top Stories =================================================
We held our National Drive Electric Week event on Saturday.
o Portland photos here: http://goo.gl/ry9ijc 
o City Captain's Report Lincoln City http://buff.ly/1u86OZr 


Upcoming Oregon EVents ======================================
o Keep Oregon Cool Meeting, Sept 25 http://buff.ly/1C7SmWr 
o Nadaka Park Cleanup & Community Fest - We'll be there! Sept 27 http://buff.ly/1tqOETE 
o PUMP The Movie playing in Portland Oct 3 - Oct 5 http://buff.ly/Xr34HY 


Northwest EV News ==========================================
o Where is the greenest place in the US to charge up your EV? 
    Hillsboro, Oregon according to EPA http://buff.ly/1v0VWOL 
o Father, son share love of electric cars with Corvallis http://buff.ly/1mvRMyq 
o Oregon: Forces at Play || Brammo http://ow.ly/BI7ej 
o Washington, Oregon ignore public calls and invest in fossil fuel projects http://buff.ly/1rlfpd5 
o Oil Train Protesters Block Tracks To Oregon Shipping Terminal http://buff.ly/YYBoMj
o A Leaf Road Adventure Can Be Smooth Sailing Too Thanks to the West Coast Electric Highway http://buff.ly/ZujBwo#WCEH
o The Race to Become the Two-Wheeled Tesla - Electric Motorcycles http://buff.ly/1r6hN72 
o Portland Maine learning to plug-in from Portland Oregon http://buff.ly/Xv9GF9 
o Corvallis prepares to celebrate Car Free Day http://buff.ly/1uxKeJX 
o EcoSpeed Kickstarter to Ramp Up Production http://buff.ly/1vaJsDy 
o E-Bike laws vary widely from state to state http://buff.ly/1x3Ei0a 
o Confirmation Bias: Mental "Glitches" Slowing EV Sales http://buff.ly/1wtNoQA 
o Ingroup Bias: Mental "Glitches" Are Slowing EV Sales http://buff.ly/ZBeSsG 


Photos & Videos ============================================
o Keep it in the ground http://pic.twitter.com/gJDZeMP0Jc
o Fastest electric cars 2014 - YouTube http://buff.ly/Y43xAx 
o Video of first ever electric motorcycle travelling 1000 miles in 24 hours http://buff.ly/1mKPmfn 
o What do you do w/ a Tesla Model S that has a 15000 Lumen projector?
   Play a movie on the the United Nations building! http://pic.twitter.com/ewmfRupO28
o The Nissan LEAF is a Little Different - YouTube http://buff.ly/1mz9m4w 
o Jason Vogel Won Best in Show w/ his Brammo Empulse at Raccoons Fall
  Classic Car & Bike show http://pic.twitter.com/odE73OiMgm
o People's Climate March Portland via OEC http://pic.twitter.com/qajF70Ltk7
o Easy Thrills in a Nissan LEAF - YouTube http://buff.ly/1qYSgOr 
o 2014 BMW i3 in Portland, OR 97201 - YouTube http://buff.ly/1tOeT89 
o Electric Mustang Fastback Zombie 222 drag race http://buff.ly/1tOesut 
o DC Fast Charging a BMW i3 at - YouTube http://buff.ly/1v4ZrCS 
o Keep The Oil In The Ground - YouTube http://buff.ly/Zw0P7O 
o The Nissan LEAF is a Little Different - YouTube http://buff.ly/1tEWOt6 
o 2015 Pedego Electric Bikes Overview - YouTube http://buff.ly/XvwzIz 
o Tesla Model S Versus Ford Mustang GT500 - Drag Race http://buff.ly/1mg2xVa 
o Brammo Empulse R near Lake Tahoe http://pic.twitter.com/kMdo7we9xr
o video: Leilani Münter, Vegan Hippie Racer Chick http://buff.ly/1ycZlyJ 
o Its 78% less expensive to charge an EV than to fill a gas tank http://pic.twitter.com/CrrpdRtJqw


Other EV News of Note =======================================
o Harry Reid: Boost EV Incentives http://goo.gl/fb/vqbhma 
o See the Official Guinness Book of World Records listing for the Largest Parade of Electric Vehicles http://buff.ly/ZEOE8P 
o 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV - A Bargain Basement Electric That's Actually Fun To Drive http://buff.ly/1x4JVLA 
o Senate Majority Leader Urges Congress to Expand EV Tax Incentives http://buff.ly/1x4Gvbu 
o Movie looks at why US still runs on oil http://buff.ly/1uf2mvS 
o Rockefeller Fund divorces fossil fuels http://buff.ly/1v9GiQo 
o ICE, BEV, HEV, PHEV, EREV, BEVx: What do they all mean and which will be cheaper in 2020? http://buff.ly/1uybJTK 
o Chelsea Sexton Explains Why Getting Butts in Electric Cars Is Top Priority http://buff.ly/1um5Ysn 
o Overhead DC fast charging for electric trucks http://buff.ly/1qSWO95 
o Electric Cars Are Cheaper To Insure http://buff.ly/1rnC0Wp 
o Report: Stop-start problems could lead to rise of ultracapacitors http://dlvr.it/6ycKSg #stopstart
o EV Drag Racing - crossing over http://buff.ly/1mmWhLm 
o Tesla Model S software v6.0 brings remote start, automatic location-based suspension adjust, smart commute & morehttp://buff.ly/XwWcsA 
o Study: Air Pollution From Cars Harms Babies http://buff.ly/1C8g2tU 
o Electric Vehicle Parking Signs http://buff.ly/XozW45 
o Nissan LEAF Truck http://buff.ly/1rftWa5 
o Colorado Couple Build World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle http://buff.ly/1qMjNlW 
o Electric Garbage Truck Hauls 9 Tons of Trash http://buff.ly/1uExXpw http://pic.twitter.com/eaWZtsiGtW
o 2015 Kia Soul EV drive review by Autoweek http://buff.ly/1qcLGNO 


=D~~~ Live Regeneratively!