The Snowy Plover Project -- Electric Vehicles Page

The Snowy Plover Project -- Electric/Alternative-Fuel Vehicles


Here are some great sites to start with:
Electrifying Times, Vol. 6, No. 1&2
Preview 2000 issue subjects and web links
gleaned from the magazine by the Snowy Plover (sp@snowyplover.com)

Website: http://www.electrifyingtimes.com
63600 Deschutes Market Rd., Bend OR 97701.
Bruce Meland, Editor. Phone: 541-388-1908 Fax: 541-388-2750 email: etimes@teleport.com
Remy Chevalier, Assistant Editor, Environmental Library Fund, 25 Newtown Turnpike, Weston CT 06883,
Phone: 203-227-2065 email: remychevalier@hotmail.com
John Wayland, Staff Writer, E-Car, 435 ne 114TH Ave., Portland, OR 97220 Phone: 503-254-5299 email:
ecar@europa.com
Wendy Petersen, Graphic Design, The Source, 704 NW Georgia, Bend, OR 97701 Phone 541-383-0800
email: wendel@empnet.com
Kris Trexler, Contributing Writer, Orange County CA email: ktedsel@pacbell.net
Marshall Houston, Portland OR email: Mhoustonx@aol.com,
John Bryan, Boise ID email: jbryan@micron.net

FIAT Seicento Electric http://www.fiatseicento.com
Toyota E-COM Community Electric Vehicle
Panoz Q9 Le Mans Hybrid Racer
Toyota RAV4-EV http://www.toyota.com/times/safety/features/electric.html
GM EV1, Kris Trexler’s "Charge Across America" http://www.ev1.pair.com/char_across_america/
For info about the GM EV1, call 1.800.25ELECTRIC or visit http://www.gmev.com
Dodge Intrepid ESX2 http://www.chrysler.com/specials/concept/concept5_e.htm
Toyota Prius HEV
Electric Lotus Elise
Luciole Firefly two-seater http://www.nies.go.jp John Wayland test drove and wrote about it.
Ultra capacitors for regenerative braking energy capture and rapid acceleration
http://www.maxwell.com
EVS-15 conference (10/3/98) http://www.avere.org/evs15
PEI Hybrid Drives (used in a HumVee) http://www.pei-electronics.com
Connectors at: http://www.kilovac.com http://www.radsok.com
Nissan Altra EV is not yet (as of 22 Jan 1999) to be found at: http://www.nissan-usa.com World's first EV with Lithium Ion batteries (no Memory
Effect as in NiCads, high power density as in Laptop computers.
Daimler-Zebra A-Class Electric (Platform for multiple configurations including hybrid, EV, and more)
http://www.mercedes.com
Twike http://www.halcyon.com/evsnwa
Citroen Electric http://www.citroen.com/usr/html/citroen/eng/2000/2700/2710e.htm
Ford 1999 Ranger EV http://www.fleet.ford.com/vehicles/afv1rangere.asp
Chevy S10 Electric Pick UP http://www.gmev.com
Renault Electric Clio http://www.renault.com/gb/13/clio/pgm/txt/renouv.htm
Toyota Prius Hybrid EV (HEV) http://www.toyota.com/times/safety/docs/prius.html

Cool looking book about the founder of Solectra autos (James Worden). A 'David and Goliath' story,
Title "Charging Ahead", by Joe Sherman http://www.oup-usa.org/docs/0195094794.html (Oxford University Press).

Optima batteries: http://www.optimabatteries.com
Schock parts: http://members.aol.com/schock565
Auburn Scientific State of the Art Electric Vehicle Motor Speed Controllers
Trace Engineering, Power Solutions http://www.traceengineering.com

The Norwegian "Think" electric vehicle company ( http://www.think.no ) has been acquired by Ford Motor Co. and should get a big boost from Ford's marketing experience and financial clout.
Vectrix makes some cool EV scooters in RI 401-848-9993
Daimler-Benz Fuel Cell Car (NECAR 3). http://www.mercedes_benz.com
Toyota RAV4 Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle http://www.toyota.com/times/safety/feature/fuelcell.html

EV components and parts: http://www.evparts.com
Peugeot 106 http://www.peugeot.com/hub_peugeot/1810/en/html/innovat/index.html also has the Peugeot Scoot'Elec scooter.
AC Propulsion Inc. Tzero car now in limited production http://www.acprop.com
Corbin Sparrow, small 3-wheeled Ev for commuters. Motorcycle class. http://www.ev-sparrow.com
$12,900 qualifies to use carpool lanes since 1 rider is full capacity. 120 volt standard outlet, full charge in
6 hrs.

Lectra, Electric motorbike. http://www.motorbike.org

Honda EV Plus. http://www.honda1999.com/cars/ev/
AVS 25 Hybrid EV Electric Bus uses a micro turbine to gen power.
Z.E.R.O.-1, EV Race Car http://www.r-d.co.jp/products/products.htm

GM Ovonic NiMH batteries www.ovonic.com

Friends of the Earth ( http://www.foe.org ) has completed a survey that finds 70% of American voters
support "green taxes" on polluting energy sources to fund tax reductions on labor and income.
OK congress!, ball's in your court! Can the impeachment crap and do this!

http://www.zapbikes.com scooters, bicycles and "kiddie" push-scooters.

Solectria Sunrise Car http://www.solectria.com 4-passenger solution developed by the ?David? from the
?David and Goliath? book above. MIT feller.

Chrysler EPIC VAN http://www.chrysler.com

Charger Electric Bicycles: http://www.charger.com

Electric Auto Association http://www.eaaev.org since 1967, publishing the "Current Events" magazine
(pun: EV in EVents).

http://www.electricauto.com claims a new electric propulsion system that combines batteries with fuel
cells. Sounds interesting.

Bicycle power from http://www.estelle.de

Electric car racing at http://www.nedra.com

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