For ATA members in the Melbourne area and surrounds.
ATA Melbourne Branch Meeting - Electric Vehicles in 2016 and 2017August 17, 2016 at 8:00 pm
When: Wednesday 17 August, 2016, 6.45 for 7:00pm
Where: NEW VENUE - Augustine Centre/Habitat Uniting Church, 2 Minona Street, Hawthorn. Click here for a map.
Entry: Free. A gold coin donation to offset costs would be appreciated.
Presenter: Paul Paton, Convenor, ATA Melbourne EV branch.
To say EVs are coming of age is probably an understatement - if not here and now for the majority certainly for the early adopters and those with a good match between driving habits and the availability of renewable energy (especially the home-generated variety).
Paul will give us an update not only on the technological advances but also on vehicles available in 2016 and 2017
Paul Paton has spent a long time researching developments in EV’s, He has modified Vectrix electric scooters for Li-Ion battery upgrades. to give 120 – 350 km range, constructed batteries, battery management systems and power electronics for Electric Vehicles and constructed electronic equipment including audio, test, lighting and microprocessor controlled projects.
Video of the evening is available on our Youtube channel. Unfortunately, the image quality is poor due to our last-minute change of venue. You can download the presentation from the evening here. You can download the audio of the presentation here (24MB).
Regards, Chris and the Melbourne branch committee.