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Charging Station Site Number 96145_1

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

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Tahoe City Public Utility District Headquarters

221 Fairway Drive
Tahoe City, California 96145

Site ID:  96145_1      Thomas Bros. Maps Page and Grid™:   297-H7

Charging facilities at this site:
  1 - Small paddle
  1 - Avcon
  1 - Other
     Other types:   5-20
Nominal supply voltage for this site:  208V

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Lat:  39.16650 (N 39°09.990') (N 39°09'59.4")   (WGS 84 datum)
Lon:-120.14858 (W120°08.915') (W120°08'54.9")
(V: Determined by GPS site visit.)

Elevation: 6281 feet.

10/1/04: Verified operational.
9/16/04: Under construction. Scheduled completion 9/21/04.

Tahoe City PUD Web site.

This installation is a project of the Electric Auto Association, entirely funded by EV driver contributions to the EAA, with the cooperation of the Tahoe City PUD, which supplied the parking space and pays the electricity costs. EAA Web site.

Voltage measured at 216 volts.

Driving directions:
Fairway Drive is at the South end of Tahoe City, just out of the main part of town. If coming from Truckee, turn left on Fairway Drive just as you arrive in Tahoe City, before the Chevron station. If heading toward Truckee, turn right on Fairway Drive just after you pass the Chevron Station. PUD office is to the left at the top of the first small hill.
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How to find the charging station location once you have found the site:
In front of Headquarters building, to the right of the building.

Nearby charging locations:

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Things to do:
0.2 miles to downtown Tahoe City, where there are many stores, restaurants, parks.

Closest motel is Travelodge, 455 North Lake Blvd., an easy 0.5-mile walk.

Bike rentals are available -
The Back Country, 255 North Lake Blvd.
Olympic Bike Shop, 620 North Lake Blvd.
also at Squaw Valley Ski Shop on North Lake Blvd.
There are extensive bike paths in the area.

Golf course immediately adjacent, with snowmobile rental in winter.
Cobblestone Cinema in the rear of Cobblestone Center, 475 North Lake Blvd.
Fast Taxi, 530-583-6699
Tahoe Area Rapid Transit (TART) has stops on North Lake Blvd.

Contact information:
Cindy Gustafson, 530-583-3796 X19
or Bill Back, x35

4  Raters:
Tom Dowling

Equipment model and serial number info:
DCS55 DCS55-50-S3-C5-10 serial DCS-1F-05-01-0004 (ex USPS) with 1 cable
TAL TCG2000 S0107021 cable sn 451

Meter readings::

by Tom Dowling, 10/1/04.

by Tom Dowling, 4/11/05.

by Tom Dowling, 10/1/04.

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Generated on Sunday, 1/30/2011, at 10:47:49 PM PT from evcnall.fp7.

Revision History:
10/2/04: Changed ZIP code from 96146 to 96145, added to-do items, updated status.
9/16/04: Added new site.

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