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Charging Station Site Number 94501_2

Status as of 1/30/2011: This site is out of service. It has been deleted from the active database.

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Alameda Power & Telecom
(was: Alameda Bureau of Electricity)

2000 Grand St.
Alameda, California 94501

Site ID:  94501_2      Thomas Bros. Maps Page and Grid™:   669-J1

Charging facilities at this site:
  1 - Avcon
  6 - Other
     Other types:  14-50C (3)
5-20C (3)

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Lat:  37.77619 (N 37°46.571') (N 37°46'34.3")   (WGS 84 datum)
Lon:-122.25256 (W122°15.154') (W122°15'09.2")
(V: Determined by GPS site visit.)

1/24/04: Location down. See latest "I Was There" report.
1/24/03: Receptacles are no longer turned off, but there are multiple problems here. See comments.

1/24/04: Changed status to down, added IWT.
1/24/03: New problems, per Ed Thorpe and Bruce Parmenter, Avcon needs repair, and is on 30A service instead of 40A. 14-50 outlets on MCS-600 are breakered for 20A, should be 40A. . This site is very close to DOWN status, useful to very few EV drivers in its present state.
12/18/02:: EVI Avcon charger was vandalized and isn't functional. 14/50 plug worked with my portabalized EVII charger. Reported broken charger to EVII, which is pursuing repair. -- Marc Geller
10/26/02: Problems resolved, per Ed Thorpe
2/24/02: Michael Schwabe verified that there are no public inductive chargers at this location.

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Things to do:
There is no shopping near by. There is a beat up old bar directly accross the street. I would not want to be in the neighborhood after dark.
--Bruce Parmenter 4/02.

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requested to report when problems are resolved.

Note for the EV1 Club pages:
No inductive chargers available to the public at this site.

4  Raters:
Ed Thorpe (4) 9/02, Marc Geller (5) 12/02.

Nixed record::
Please remove this site. APT doesn't plan to reinstall any charging here. -Ed Thorpe 4/14/04

Site overview by Ed Thorpe

Charger closeup by Michael Schwabe

Parking closeup by Ed Thorpe

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Generated on Sunday, 1/30/2011, at 10:44:38 PM PT from evcnall.fp7.

Revision History:
7/13/2007: Added "I Was There" report.
3/8/2007: Added "I Was There" report.
9/5/2005: Added "I Was There" report.
10/7/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
9/18/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
7/12/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
5/16/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
5/3/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
10/22/03: Changed ST Map to n.
9/1/03: added things to do comment, rating, problem comments.
7/3/03: Revised photo captions.
1/24/03: Tom Dowling adding Map Grid and Lat/Lon.
4/30/02: updated per TDdb
4/22/02: Imported from EV1 Club db; No LL in EV1 Club db
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