Green Gears to become Fisker Automotive Service Partner

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Pat Cadam and Nick Rothman of Green Gears trained with Fisker engineering staff in repair, maintenance and upgrade techniques related to Fisker Karma vehicles.      

Green Gears participates in high speed rail planning forum

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Nick Rothman of Green Gears was invited to a formal dinner and meeting at the Japanese Consulate General’s home in San Francisco. American and Japanese transportation industry leaders and experts were invited to discuss the mechanics of introducing high speed rail to California. Nick Rothman discussed Car Share systems as well as Bike Share systems […]

Green Gears invited to speak at Stanford University


  Nick Rothman of Green gears was invited to present on the subject of Electric Bicycles at Stanford University.       Link here:   In preparation for the electric bicycle lecture portion of Nick Rothman’s presentation Nick Rothman met with Thomas Binggeli founder of Swiss Stromer Ebikes  

Green Gears featured in Tech Shop Magazine


Tech Shop is a magazine that is distributed to auto repair shops. We were happy to be featured in this article. This is a link to the Tech Shop website.

Green Gears Fleet Training

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Green Gears offers a fleet hybrid maintenance training program. Fleet technicians can learn how to repair and maintain hybrid and electric vehicles. Traditionally fleets send hybrid vehicles to the dealership for repairs. The number of hybrids in fleet operation has grown to the point that it is economically feasible to maintain and repair the vehicles […]

City Carshare EV program


Green Gears assists San Francisco based City Carshare with Electric vehicle system integration. The IQ EV is an innovative inner city vehicle designed with efficiency in mind. Green Gears is assisting in integrating the City Carshare member login system to the IQ EV. This has been a difficult yet rewarding task. An article on the […]

Green Gears Installs Gen II Inductive Charger at Google


This is the second iteration of the cutting edge wireless Charging system installed at the Google Campus by Green Gears Photos show Nick Rothman and Brendan Cadam of Green Gears installing hardware on site at the Google Campus  

Green Gears Featured in Forbes Magazine


  The Green Gears Eco-Driving class was featured in Forbes Magazine in 2008. Participants of the class learned how to use 30% less fuel or battery capacity while driving any vehicle. The unique tips and tricks that drastically reduce fuel consumption were be presented by Nick Rothman, Pat Cadam and Bradlee Fons and Justin Fons. […]

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 […]

Congressman John Garamendi and Green Gears at Innovation Hub

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Pat Cadam and Nick Rothman of Green Gears had the opportunity to meet Congressman John Garamendi at the opening of a Livermore technology center. Garamendi and Rothman spoke in depth about electric motor technology and rare earth metal content of various types of electric motors.