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Mar 2014 Alt Car Expo

No meeting Members directed to the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond for the NorCal Alt Car Expo

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Feb 2014 National Meeting

Guest Speaker: Ron Freund, EAA Chairman of the board  The Annual EAA meeting of the national organization will be in February. EAASV and other South Bay chapters will not meet so that members can attend the local national meeting. Note

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Jan 2014 BMW DriveNow

Guest Speaker: Peter Dempster Peter Dempster, who recently joined DriveNow from the BMW Research Center will be speaking about the new BMW i3 BEV with its innovative range-extender option. (very cool) He has promised to bring one or more i3s

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Nov 2013 LIT Motors

Guest Speaker: Ryan James, Chief Marketing Officer, LIT MOTORS.  Ryan will talk about the history of Lit Motors and their efforts to develop enclosed two-wheel, gyro-stabilized electric vehicles. Join us for this interesting dicussion of a new type of transportation.

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Oct 2013 Jeremy Whaling

Guest Speaker: Jeremy Whaling Jeremy Whaling is a real time scheduler at the California ISO, monitoring electricity imports into California’s electrical grid. He will give a presentation with his personal observations about the evolution of the power grid, and how

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Aug 2013 Rally Prep

This meeting is dedicated to planing for the 2013 EV Rally on September 28. Please consider volunteering to help on Rally day or other tasks needed to make this event a success. Please contact Tom Sidle before the event if interested in

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Jul 2013 Electric Motor Werks

Guest Speaker: Valery Miftakhov, Ph.D., Founder, Electric Motor Werks.  Electric Motor Werks has been a supporter of EAA for about two years since the founding of the company. They have developed various coponents for High Performance Electric Vehicle Conversions including open

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Jun 2013 EVgrid

Guest Speaker: Tom Gage, CEO, EVgrid.  Tom Gage is the CEO and founder of EV-Grid, Inc. EV-Grid develops and supplies technology for integrating electric vehicles and the power grid. In cooperation with the University of Delaware, NRG, PJM and other partners,

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May 2013 Indradeep Gosh

Guest Speaker: Indradeep Gosh, EV Owner and Sustainability Advocate  Inradeep set himself the challenge to make his family 100% self-sustaining. He studied his home energy use, then reduced the load through simple changes so that the Solar PV array installed

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Mar 2013 PG&E – Ulric Kwan

Guest Speaker: Ulric Kwan, Electric Vehicle Manager, PG&E  Ulric Kwan is a mechanical engineer who has worked on customer energy solutions for over 10 years. He currently is the manager for Electric Vehicles and works extensively on Demand Response and

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