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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 […]

MEVA Recommends Invest Carbon Tax Revenue to Facilitate EV Use

By |March 12th, 2018|

“Manitoba is an ideal place for the adoption of electric vehicles that plug-in…”

— Government of Manitoba Made-In-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan

Transportation accounts for the highest proportion of greenhouse gases generated […]

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, […]

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 […]

MEVAfest 2016

By |October 1st, 2016|

For the sixth year in a row, the Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association (MEVA) kicked off National Drive Electric Week, with the best electric vehicle festival on the prairies, MEVAfest! Saturday, September […]

September Meeting has been re-scheduled to Oct. 1, 2016

By |September 19th, 2016|

Ahoy Mateys! Everyone who attended MEVAfest saw MEVA Secretary Ross Redman’s large pontoon boat (similar to the ones used as water taxis on the Red and Assiniboine Rivers.) On that impressive […]

Monthly Meeting, April, 2016

By |April 26th, 2016|

At this meeting, we were informed of a new MB Hydro program for EV owners.

Just before Christmas, Manitoba Hydro joined the Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association (MEVA). At this meeting, […]

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