Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):   January 20, 2012

Enova Systems, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

California 1-33001 95-3056150
(State or other jurisdiction
(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
1560 West 190th Street, Torrance, California   90501
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   310-527-2800

Not Applicable
Former name or former address, if changed since last report


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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On January 20, 2012, Roy S. Roberts resigned as a director of the registrant for personal reasons. Mr. Roberts indicated that he was recently appointed to a full-time position as the Emergency Manager of the Detroit Public School System and believes that such position does not currently leave him sufficient time to participate as a Board member at the high level he believes is required.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

    Enova Systems, Inc.
January 26, 2012   By:   /s/ Michael staran
        Name: Michael staran
        Title: Chief Executive Officer