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Charging Station Site Number 95628_1

Status as of 1/30/2011: Entire location is out of service.

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Fair Oaks - Orangevale Community Library

11601 Fair Oaks Blvd.
Fair Oaks, California 95628

Site ID:  95628_1      Thomas Bros. Maps Page and Grid™:   999-Z9

Charging facilities at this site:
  1 - Small paddle
  1 - Avcon
Nominal supply voltage for this site:  208V

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Lat:  38.66292 (N 38°39.775') (N 38°39'46.5")   (WGS 84 datum)
Lon:-121.26340 (W121°15.804') (W121°15'48.2")
(V: Determined by GPS site visit.)

Elevation: 162 feet.

12/28/06: Down due to vandalism since late Octover, 2006. Both charger cables were cut and stolen. Repair date uncertain.
11/18/05: Repaired, reconfigured, back in operation.
6/29/05: SPI and AVC charger are both down; apparently damaged by lawnmower equipment. Reported to SMUD; repair under advisement. Bollards in front of chargers are needed.
10/9/03: SPI problem resolved.
8/30/03: SPI stops with an E1 error after a few minutes of charging. Reported to CFCI about 8/11/03. Still a problem 9/26/03, reported again.
Avcon connector has been scuffed up by a lawnmower or some such, but still works, although it is difficult to remove trom the inlet. Charger base is surrounded by grass.

11/05: New configuration, no photos yet. SPI and AVC on one pedestal. One dedicated parking space instead of two. Parking space is clearly striped and marked in loading-zone yellow.

Driving directions:
Westbound on Madison Ave., turn left at Fair Oaks Blvd.
Entrance is the second driveway on your right.
Eastbound on Madison Ave., turn right onto Fair Oaks Blvd.
Entrance is the second driveway on your right.
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How to find the charging station location once you have found the site:
Chargers in upper parking lot, to the right of the Library entrance.

Nearby charging locations:

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Things to do:
Nearby, at the conrners of Fair Oaks and Madison:
Taka's Sushi
Beverly Crafts & Fabrics
Steve's Pizza & Pasta
Pastry Heaven
Carl's Jr.
Green Burrito
Library hours M 4-8; Tu 1-8; W, Th 11-8; F, Sa 1-5; Su Closed
Excellent library, restrooms, when open.
Fair Oaks Park right behind chargers.

3  Raters:
Tom Dowling 8/03

Adopt-a-Charger sponsor info:
Tom Dowling 8/03, 1/04, 4/04, 6/05, 11/05

Equipment model and serial number info:
New 11/05:
A: ICS200B EV00600 TR12-00-017
B: Gen 2+ SM5276P0049028A-
Old, removed from service 11/05:
Gen 2+ serial number SM5276P0106010C 2/2001
ics200-b config ev00600 ser tr 12-00-011

Meter readings::
11/19/05: New charging station, 0.0 kWh
4/13/04: same
10/9/03 36.9 kwh
9/16/03 36.9 kwh
8/18/03 36.9 kwh
0.0 kwh 6/23/03

by Tom Dowling

by Tom Dowling

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Generated on Sunday, 1/30/2011, at 10:47:04 PM PT from evcnall.fp7.

Revision History:
7/12/2007: Added "I Was There" report.
12/28/2006: Added "I Was There" report.
12/28/06: Changed to DOWN LOC. See status.
9/15/2006: Added "I Was There" report.
11/19/2005: Added "I Was There" report.
11/18/05: Changed status to OK.
6/28/05: Changed status to DOWN LOC.
2/21/2005: Added "I Was There" report.
11/17/2004: 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.
4/25/04: Corrected Gen2+ serial number.
2/23/04: Updated status.
2/9/04: Added sponsor.
10/29/03: Added new map.
10/9/03: problem resolved.
9/26/03: updated problem status.
9/1/03: updated rating.
8/30/03: updated status
8/18/03: minor revisions
8/26/02: Added
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