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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, […]

October 2015 Meeting

By |October 17th, 2015|

Thursday, 29 October, 2015
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Room E2-330,
University of Manitoba Engineering Building
15 Gilson Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba

featuring:

Chelsea Taylor, Promotions Director,
2015-16 UMSAE Polar Bear Racing Formula Electric Team
Every year, the University of Manitoba […]

MEVAfest 2015 – September 12

By |August 14th, 2015|

Celebrate MEVAfest on Broadway

organized by the

Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association

2:00 – 5:00 PM Saturday, September 12th, 2015

 in front of the

Manitoba Legislative Building

Come celebrate the best in electric vehicles, and more…

Some of […]

June 2015 Meeting: MEVAfest is moving downtown!

By |June 24th, 2015|

7:00 PM, Thursday, June 25, 2015

Room E2-330 U. of M. Engineering Building, 15 Gilson Street, Winnipeg.

June 2015 Meeting:

MEVAfest is moving.  It’s official, we’ll celebrate the fifth anniversary of MEVAfest, at Manyfest, in downtown […]

MEVA Members Win Gold!

By |June 23rd, 2015|

Congratulations to

MATTHEW HEWLETT, CALEB TURON and DAWSON KINGSTON!!!

Not only are they brilliant, but they’re humble, too!  They didn’t tell us, but on April 25, 2015, at the Manitoba Schools Science […]

How to Register to Use RRC Level 3 Charger

By |March 26th, 2015|

Simply send an e-mail, stating that you want to register to use the RRC L3 charger, to José Delos Reyes jdelosreyes@RRC.CA with the following information: full name, contact number, car make/model […]

Manitoba’s First Level 3 EV Charging Station

By |March 24th, 2015|

First, a big thanks to Lester and Ruth Deane for allowing MEVA to display their alluring Tesla model S at the World of Wheels automobile show this past weekend. We […]

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 AGM & Dinner 2017

By |January 22nd, 2018|

including election of MEVA Executives for 2018

Thursday, October 26, 2017
at
CanadInns Fort Garry

1824 Pembina Hwy, Winnipeg

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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, […]

Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association Gives Award to Inventor of Paediatric Prosthetic Device

By |October 3rd, 2016|

1st place winner Matthew Gale smiles broadly, and MEVA member Tom Tessier claps enthusiastically, as MEVA Treasurer Jeff Bergal presents Matthew with a cheque for $1,000.

On Tuesday, September 27, 2016, several hundred people […]

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