Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Revenge of the Electric Car - Washington, DC Premiere

The Electric Vehicle Association of Greater Washington, DC at the Premiere of Revenge of the Electric Car. Panel discussion after the movie. Electric cars parked in front of the theater include, Chevy Volts, Nissan Leaf, Smart Electric Drive, Tesla Roadster and a solar powered plugin Prius. Chris Paine, Bob Lutz, Elon Musk, Carlos Ghosn, Chelsea Sexton, Joe Lado, Dave Goldstein, Jill Sorensen of The Baltimore-Washington Electric Vehicle Initiative (BEVI) http Jeffrey Jacobs, Affordable Electric Car Now Bob Bruninga, Solar Plug-In Hybrid-Electric Vehicle http Wallace Rumbarger, Smart USA

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KABC coverage of CODA HQ Opening Ceremony November 10, 2011

CODA Holdings, a leading developer of all-electric vehicles and advanced battery systems, held the grand opening celebration of its 100000 square foot global headquarters, R&D Division and Processing Center in the heart of Los Angeles. In addition, the City has named the road adjoining joining CODA's headquarters "Electric Drive" to honor of CODA's core technology.

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Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Chevrolet Volt LA Homecoming

A group of Chevrolet Volt owners were invited out the night before the LA Auto Show. Among them were two owners who have achieved 10000 electric-only miles.

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Saturday, November 19, 2011

the Nest

This is not strictly a post about the Volt, but I have decided this is my all-purpose technology blog as well. As a brief update: I have 6,500 miles on the Volt and I have put in twelve gallons of gasoline. So don’t bother putting in the Keystone XL pipeline for me, I’m trying to

Friday, November 18, 2011

CODA: Alpine All-in-One audio, video and navigation system

CODA has partnered with Alpine to provide our all-in-one audio, video and navigation system.

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Solar Tracking Electric Vehicle Charger

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and other federal and county officials launch Maryland's first solar tracking electric vehicle charger in Bethesda, MD. This site is about two blocks south of I-270 on MD 187, near the SunTrust bank in Wildwood Shopping Center (Old Georgetown Road and Democracy Blvd.) The Solar Power Pole is manufactured by Columbia-based Advanced Technology & Research Corp. Video by Scott Wilson, Electric Vehicle Association of DC http

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Thursday, November 17, 2011

Electric Motion EM 5.7 Electric Trials Bike | Christophe Bruand Ride Video

  It looks like Gas Gas is not the only manufacturer looking at Trials riders as a good market for electric motorcycles. Philippe Aresten, the president of Scorpa from 2001 to 2007, started Montpellier, France based Electric Motion and plans to bring the EM 5.7 to market. Watching the video below of Christophe Bruand riding a [...]

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Environment Maryland Clean Cars Showcase

Environment Maryland and the Electric Vehicle Association of Greater Washington, DC celebrates the $960 million Marylanders could save by 2030.

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2012 Chevrolet Volt | Efficient Driving Tips | Chevrolet

Learn about the different factors that impact your EV range in the Chevrolet Volt and get some tips to maximize your performance.

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Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Sherco SE Electric Enduro At EICMA 2011

Last week was a great week for electric motorcycle enthusiasts. We saw an impressive stream of electrified motorcycle pictures coming from EICMA and the Honda RCE teasers. However, you had to have your eyes on the European moto blogs to pick up on the Sherco SE Electric enduro. Now the EVOLT BULL1 may ring a bell for those watching [...]

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Honda RC-E Electric Superbike – Mother Honda Gets eSerious

Until today it seemed Honda was content to dabble in commuter electrics while smaller, more nimble companies tested the waters of electric motorcycle racing and nailed down the market for electric two wheelers. Then this morning the Honda RC-E hit the net. A beautiful retro race bike inspired body sits over a massive frame, motor and [...]

Adam Raga Rides Gas Gas TXT-E At EICMA *Video*

Gas Gas had their TXT-E on display at EICMA. As mentioned in a previous post it is said to be planned for production. Mike Werner snapped some pics of the Gas Gas electric trials bike at EICMA 2011 and Trail World found the video below of Adam Raga showing what an electric trials bike can do [...]

Monday, November 7, 2011

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Howard County Maryland

Five Electric Vehicle charging stations at the Howard County Dorsey Building at 9250 Bendix Road, Columbia, Maryland. Dedication ceremony with Ken Ulman, County Executive, Jill Sorensen of the Baltimore Electric Vehicle Initiative and Joshua Feldmark, Director, Office of Environmental Sustainability Live Green Howard County Baltimore Electric Vehicle Initiative http Electric Vehicle Association of Greater Washington, DC

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