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Charging Station Site Number 94607_2

Status as of 1/30/2011: In service.

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Jack London Square

W. Embarcadero & Broadway
Oakland, California 94607

Site ID:  94607_2      Thomas Bros. Maps Page and Grid™:   649-F5

Pay parking.  Details:  Information needed.

Charging facilities at this site:
  1 - Avcon

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Lat:  37.79509 (N 37°47.705') (N 37°47'42.3")   (WGS 84 datum)
Lon:-122.27685 (W122°16.611') (W122°16'36.7")
(V: Determined by GPS site visit.)

Lat/Lon notes:
Michael Schwabe 2/04.

Power problem resolved 3/8/04.
No power to charger reported 2/25/02 and 3/18/02.

7/12/04: CAUTION: DCS-55 Avcon unit has a 30A internal fuse. Do not draw more than 30A.
3/8/04: Michael Schwabe reports power problem solved.
3/18/02 Michael Schwabe: still no power.
2/24/02: Michael Schwabe: Still no power. I will check with the manager on 2/25/02.
2002-1-20: Michael Schwabe 8/26/01: The charger at the Barnes and Noble underground garage was dead. That's the second time now that's happened. Someone keeps turning off the power, or I wonder if the breaker is being tripped.
Jack London Square (AMC Movie Theatres) is a nearby alternate site.

Driving directions:

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How to find the charging station location once you have found the site:
Southwest corner of intersection, underneath Barnes & Noble bookstore. Charger located on right side, far corner (pay parking).
Lots of train traffic, sometimes crossing guards are down for 10-15 minutes at a time, with no trains in sight.
Michael H. Schwabe -- 3/29/99

Nearby charging locations:

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Things to do:
Lots of restaurants, shops and a movie theatre are nearby.

4  Raters:
Michael Schwabe, 2/04

Adopt-a-Charger sponsor info:
Michael Schwabe 2/04

Equipment model and serial number info:
USPS EVI DCS-55 Avcon unit, with one cable.

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Generated on Sunday, 1/30/2011, at 10:45:05 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.
1/20/05: Removed restricted parking flag, apparently posted in error.
9/18/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
5/16/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
5/3/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
5/1/2004: Added "I Was There" report.
2/26/04: LPI replaced with AVC.
9/10/03: Corrected nearby location link.
8./23/03: Revised charger location, status, things to do, and comments. Removed EV1 Club link, after copying information from the EV1 Club listing.
10/27/02: Corrected nearby site reference. TWD
4/30/02: updated per TDdb
4/22/02: Imported from EV1 Club db
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