Green Gears, ECOtality, and the DOE team to instrument SCAQMD Ford Escape Plug-in Hybrids


Green Gears, ECOtality, and the Department of Energy collaborated on a vehicle project with South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) . The project consists of 21 Ford Escape hybrid vehicles owned by SCAQMD converted to Plug-in Hybrid drive by Quantum.  ECOtality and Green Gears collaborated on the installation of cellular data loggers to record […]

Green Gears works with V2Green on the AC Propulsion E Box

Brendan Cadam of Green Gears helps to update the V2Green data logger on PG&E’s AC Propulsion E Box. Pat Cadam and the whole gang take a ride in the completed EBox. This vehicle is Vehicle to Grid enabled. This means the car can power the electrical system of a home or business and vice versa

V2Green system installations


The V2Green data logger is the most valuable tool available for fleet operators who want to pinpoint how to save on fuel costs. The antenna transmits data to a wireless router once the car comes back home to the fleet yard or shop. The same antenna also receives GPS satellite data that will allow the […]

V 2 Green system installation


Nick Rothman and Seth Bridges Head Engineer from V2Green work together to install a data logger and charge management system. We can monitor the vehicles in real time using a cellular communications link. This system allows utilities to control load on the electric grid by adjusting charge rate on PHEV vehicles. Eventually we will send […]

UC Davis and AAA test Plug-ins in American households


Green Gears was contracted to instal advanced Plug-in Hybrid battery systems and specialized cellular data loggers into a small fleet of Toyota Prius vehicles for University of California Davis. The modified vehicles are to be used in a driver behavior study by UC Davis and AAA auto club San Francisco Chronicle news paper article and images related […]