Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association

Category: MEVAfest

  • 7th Annual MEVAfest

    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., on Saturday, September 9th, 2017, on the front driveway of the Manitoba Legislative Building.   For MEVAfest 2017, participants came from across the province to […]

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

      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 trucks in an Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) program to promote the use of large PHEVs by utilities and municipalities in the United States […]

  • MEVAfest 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 10th, dozens of 2, 3, and 4-wheeled electric vehicles, the New Flyer Xcelsior electric bus, an electric motorboat, the UMSAE Formula Electric race car, an electric skateboard and other exciting EVs were on display […]

  • July 2015 Meeting:

    7:00 PM, Thursday, July 30, 2015 AssentWorks Boardroom, 3rd floor, 125 Adelaide Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba. It’s time to prepare for the fifth annual MEVAfest, Manitoba’s fall festival of electric vehicles. The festival is always a special event, but, this year, MEVAfest will be extra special. In the afternoon of Saturday, September 12th, in downtown Winnipeg, MEVAfest will make […]

  • June 2015 Meeting: MEVAfest is moving downtown!

    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 Winnipeg, Saturday afternoon, September 12th!  We’d like to thank everyone who supported our successful application to participate in Manyfest 2015. Manyfest is […]

  • UMSAE Formula Electric Critical Design Review

    UMSAE is inviting MEVA members to the Formula Electric Critical Design Review (CDR) on Tuesday, November 25th 2014 at 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM in room E2-330 of EITC.   The purpose of the CDR will be to provide a detailed overview of the current design for the 2014-2015 race car to students, faculty members, members in MEVA, friends, UMSAE alumni and select industry representatives in […]

  • Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire

    The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Manitoba will be showing a video, shot by SAE Milwaukee Section, presenting Project LiveWire, Harley-Davidson’s first electric motorcycle. The presentation was put on by the Harley-Davidson staff who worked on that electric motorcycle. Where: University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus, Engineering and Information Technology Complex, E2-110 When: 7:00 PM, […]

  • MEVA Meeting at Greg’s

    7:00 – 9:00 p.m., Thurs., Oct. 30, 2014 Converting vehicles to electric power is more fun than talking about it. So, this month we’re going to Greg Moneta’s home (and shop) where Greg and other MEVA members are helping MEVA member Bruce Little refit his pickup truck with new batteries and electronic controls. Greg lives at 5442 […]

  • MEVAfest 2014, Manitoba’s Festival of Electric Vehicles

    2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Sat., Sept. 20, 2014 Assiniboine Park, Winnipeg  The fourth annual MEVAfest was truly uplifting! For the second consecutive year, inclement weather couldn’t deter MEVAfest participants nor visitors. Ignoring rain that opened the festival, Manitobans just kept arriving. So, eventually, Mother Nature decided to co-operate; the sun peeked between the clouds and we all enjoyed another fine EV […]

  • Not getting MEVA e-mail?

    Not getting MEVA e-mail?

    MEVA sends out e-mail messages to it’s membership at least once a month.  Unfortunately we believe that there may be a few members that are not getting our messages due to inaccuracies with the address on record or other factors. If you are a member of MEVA and are not getting our messages, please let […]