May 14th, 2013
(Salem, OR) — Governor Kitzhaber today praised the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 280, Portland General Electric, Nissan, the Oregon-Pacific Cascade Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association, and ECOtality for their partnership to install electric vehicle charging stations at Read More »
May 13th, 2013
A Tualatin energy company has completed the two charging stations it promised in an arrangement with two Oregon electric vehicle supplier mainstays.
Powin Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Powin Corp. (OTC QB: PWON), completed the work on the quick charge stations with Read More »
March 7th, 2013
“Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has formalized his support of the state’s pro-electric vehicle efforts. A memorandum of understanding that Kitzhaber signed Tuesday signals his further support for the new “Energizing Oregon” coalition that’s coordinating the state’s EV efforts. Kitzhaber signed Read More »
March 6th, 2013
A big thank you to Dr. Tom Potiowsky and his fellow Northwest Economic Research Center researchers for presenting at Drive Oregon’s February monthly event.
Below is the Powerpoint of the presentation, for those who weren’t able to make it out to Read More »
February 28th, 2013
Drive Oregon has announced its largest round of grants yet under its year-old Matching Grant program, designed to accelerate the growth of Oregon’s electric vehicle industry. Six projects were awarded a total of $179,926:
$50,000 will support purchase of an advanced dynamometer by Read More »
February 15th, 2013
Last March, California Governor Jerry Brown signed an executive order setting a goal for the state to reach 1.5 million ZEVs on its roads by 2025. Last week, the state released details about how it will go about accomplishing that Read More »
For each gallon of gasoline fuel combusted, 19.4 lbs of carbon dioxide (C02) is emitted.