EVolocity FESTT – Festival of Engineering, Sustainability & Transportation Technologies – takes place November 27, 10a – 4p, at A&P Showgrounds in Christchurch. In addition to the national finals of the EVolocity schools competition, FESTT features: Electric vehicle test drives Rides in the all electric, high performance Tesla S Drone racing R/C car racing – […]
The EVolocity National Finals event will take place at A&P Showgrounds, Christchurch on November 27, 2016. Our intent is to get thousands of teenage youth to the event from across the South Island, and to use the event to build connections between these youth and tertiary & trades training providers and technology & engineering employers. […]
EVolocity Waikato launched at Wintec in Hamilton on March 9. Fantastic turnout from 15 schools and about 80 students. Each school brought a mountain bike, and we ran a competition to see which team could fit an electric motor kit and get their bike going the fastest. Kudos to the team from Tauhara College in […]
This year, EVolocity features a smart energy solutions showcase and a series of free informational workshops on topics like “Lowering my power bill: Steps towards minimising energy use,” “Solar electric, electric cars & energy storage: Does any of it make sense for me?” and “Why I bought an EV” – a panel discussion with some […]
On October 28, 7 school teams from the Nelson region will be unveiling the vehicles they’ve built during the year and putting them through their paces. Plus exhibits of electric cars, electric bikes, solar providers, etc.
EVolocity aims to expand its high school programme to cover all South Island regions in 2016 and we will be looking for regional managers in Southland, Otago, West Coast and Nelson/Marlborough. This will be a part time position and would suit a retired/semi-retired/relieving science or technology teacher or someone with mechanical & electrical engineering skills […]