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 […]

Green Gears Teaches Hybrid Maintenance at Wyotech

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Pat Cadam and Nick Rothman of Green Gears have continued to train both beginner and advanced technicians the tips and techniques needed to maintain Hybrid Vehicles. Please contact us regarding Hybrid Vehicle (HV)  Plug-in Hybrid Vehicle (PHEV)  Electric Vehicle (EV)  and eBike training. See our training page here                

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 signs contract with San Francisco City College Automotive Program


Green Gears will provide information and training to City College of San Francisco for a Hybrid and Plug in Hybrid vehicle repair course to be offered in 2011. Contract was signed on 4/27/10. Work will begin imediately. This project was funded by the Federal Economic Stimulus Bill through the Department of Energy and will provide […]

Green Gears teaches Eco-Driving class – featured in Forbes Magazine


The following article printed in the December 08′ issue of Forbes Magazine to learn more about what Green Gears is doing to educate divers, save fuel and reduce carbon emissions. Click here to see complete article text.

Green Gears trains highschool students in Maui and installs 6 PHEV systems – featured in Hawaii Newspapers


Pat Cadam, Nick Rothman and Brendan Cadam of Green Gears traveled  to Oahu and Maui to convert 6 hybrid vehicles to PHEV drivetrain and train high school automotive technicians in training how to work with advanced battery systems. The six vehicles will be used by local electric utilities , universities and government offices. The following […]

Green Gears partners with AAA to educate San Francisco International Auto Show attendees


Nick Rothman of Green Gears and Pat Cadam of Green Gears and Pat’s Garage pictured at the 2008 San Francisco International Auto Show. We installed a PHEV battery live to help educate the show attendees about the fuel savings and environmental benefits of using a Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV). A video was shot before […]