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MEVA 2018 Annual General Meeting and Dinner

By |October 1st, 2018|

Thursday, October 25, CanadInns Ft. Garry
7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
(Doors to Ambassador Room A open at 6:00 p.m.)
7:00 p.m. Dinner
Aaltos Adult Dinner Buffet
$19.99 plus GST, PST and 15% Gratuity
Price does not […]

MEVA Tours J.W. Zacharias Physical Damage Research Centre

By |May 31st, 2018|

It’s hardly a surprise that the April 26, 2018 monthly meeting of the Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association was very well attended. Many folks were there, including some who haven’t attended a […]

EVs and Made-in-Manitoba Electricity

By |March 12th, 2018|

The Power to Change
— “We believe in an all-electric future… ”
—— 2018, Mary Barra, Chair and CEO General Motors
In mid-January, 2020, Tesla Inc. achieved market capitalization of $107 billion, overtaking Volkswagen to […]

MEVA – Environmental Activists or Just Another Car Club

By |March 10th, 2018|

Because the Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association (MEVA) is a member of the Manitoba Association of Automobile Clubs, some folks assume that MEVA members are simply a bunch of gear-heads-against-exhaust-pipes. Well, […]

MEVA AGM & Dinner 2017

By |January 22nd, 2018|

including election of MEVA Executives for 2018

Thursday, October 26, 2017
CanadInns Fort Garry

1824 Pembina Hwy, Winnipeg


Special guest: Ross Eadie, Winnipeg City Councillor (Mynarski Ward)

In April, Councillor Russ Wyatt, seconded by Councillor […]

7th Annual MEVAfest

By |September 23rd, 2017|

Every year, members of the Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association (MEVA) look forward to hosting MEVAfest, the prairie’s most popular EV festival.

The 7th annual MEVAfest was held from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., […]

Canada’s Largest Plugin Hybrid-Electric “Cherry-Picker”

By |July 8th, 2017|


MEVAfest 2016, at the MB Legislative Bldg., MB Hydro employees proudly display Canada’s largest plugin hybrid-electric boom truck.

For the past two years, Manitoba Hydro and BC Hydro have been operating plugin hybrid-electric bucket […]

EV Enthusiasts Meet Senior MB Gov’t Climate Change Consultant

By |April 26th, 2017|

Thurs., April 27, 2017, an extra-special guest will be at this meeting of the Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association (MEVA), Juliane Schaible. Juliane is the Government of Manitoba’s Senior Economic Development […]

MEVA March Meeting: Discover Virtual Robotics Toolkit

By |March 23rd, 2017|

The first steam-driven, “automatically-mobile” vehicle was hand-built in the late 17th century. In recent decades, more and more automobile production is being done by robots. The robotics technology currently being developed […]

MEVA AGM 2016 with special guest, The Hon. Robert-Falcon Ouellette, M.P.

By |December 2nd, 2016|

At MEVA AGM 2016, The Hon. Robert-Falcon Ouellette, Member of Parliament for Winnipeg Centre, addressed MEVA’s determination to connect our province to the continental network of level 3 EV fast-charging stations, […]

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