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by ChargePoint
Sep 13 2018 9:52am
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: Find any interesting charging locations?
Replies: 2
Views: 1210

Find any interesting charging locations?

There's a rumor around our office about a charging station spotted in a foresty area in NOCAL. Those who claim to have seen it say it's installed near a random tree - very possibly a DIY install. I've yet to see a picture of it (pics or it didn't happen :wink: ), which is why it remains a fun rumor ...
by ChargePoint
Sep 06 2018 10:30am
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: Kroger autonomous grocery delivery (with EV's)
Replies: 1
Views: 743

Kroger autonomous grocery delivery (with EV's)

Note: Nuro's fleet consists of modified Toyota Priuses. Kroger and Nuro announced their autonomous delivery service in Scottsdale, Arizona. Currently, the service is limited to a single location, but the program has already started, so people who live in the area can now place grocery orders and the...
by ChargePoint
Sep 04 2018 2:36pm
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: EV Incentives List (that kick GAS!)
Replies: 9
Views: 1324

Re: EV Incentives List (that kick GAS!)

Canada is left out again, but whats new eh! Ya know what they say, the population of California (39,536,653 2017 est.) is the same population as (2016 - 35,151,728 and 2018 37M in change) Kanada eh! and from what I heard, a 1000:1 ratio of weed stores. True, this list is for the United States, but ...
by ChargePoint
Sep 01 2018 12:55pm
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: EV Incentives List (that kick GAS!)
Replies: 9
Views: 1324

Re: EV Incentives List (that kick GAS!)

Oh, and if you're shopping for EV car deals this Labor Day weekend, don’t forget you can qualify for as much as $10K in federal, state, and local incentives to help offset the purchase (or lease price) for a plug-in EV or a hybrid EV!
by ChargePoint
Sep 01 2018 12:54pm
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: EV Incentives List (that kick GAS!)
Replies: 9
Views: 1324

EV Incentives List (that kick GAS!)

I wanted to share this list of EV incentives as a community resource for anyone that wants to use it for their own research. Our team updates this list regularly for EV incentives available throughout the nation. When you visit the link you can see what's available by clicking on your state. http://...
by ChargePoint
Aug 29 2018 7:30pm
Forum: Large EV General Discussion
Topic: For the Camping Enthusiasts
Replies: 0
Views: 1176

For the Camping Enthusiasts

A German company unveiled a new camper concept for electric cars called, e.home coco . It has its own battery pack, electric motors, and solar panels all to add power to the trailer and help reduce the load of the EV towing it. https://electrek.co/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2018/08/Screen-Shot-2018-...
by ChargePoint
Aug 26 2018 10:30am
Forum: E-vents
Topic: NDEW 2018 (National Drive Electric Week)
Replies: 0
Views: 911

NDEW 2018 (National Drive Electric Week)

Currently, there are over 280 events on the schedule, so are you planning on heading to any of your local NDEW events this year? Drive Electric Week celebrations are on September 8-16, 2018 this year, with events planned across the US (and other countries). Learn how to host an NDEW event in your ar...
by ChargePoint
Aug 24 2018 9:17pm
Forum: E-Scooter and Motorcycle General Discussion
Topic: Honda Super Cub News (kinda)!!
Replies: 1
Views: 757

Honda Super Cub News (kinda)!!

I'm considering this Honda Super Cub "news," although there's actually not much new out on the EV-Cub Honda announced. In 2016 Honda estimated production of their EV-Cub would take more than 2 years, but during this time another option has appeared! If you already own a Honda Super Cub, Shanghai Cus...
by ChargePoint
Aug 17 2018 4:14pm
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: Dyson EV
Replies: 31
Views: 5651

Concept: a Dyson EV?

Can Dyson build on its years of engineering experience to clean up cars? An interview with the founder aims to answer that question ( find the full article here ) + below is a look at James Dyson's electric car concept. https://gq-images.condecdn.net/image/A2poZYdqWZQ/crop/1620/landscape/f/dyson-05-...
by ChargePoint
Aug 15 2018 1:33pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: New standard for electric bikes
Replies: 6
Views: 593

New standard for electric bikes

According to Electrek.co: " The German vehicle association ZIV (Zweirad-Industrie-Verband) has just announced that they have developed a standard meant to measure the range of electric bicycles in such a way that all e-bikes can be compared on a level playing field. " The standardized range test R20...
by ChargePoint
Aug 14 2018 11:36am
Forum: EV Business World
Topic: EV Sales Report & Scorecard
Replies: 8
Views: 1677

Re: EV Sales Report & Scorecard

That thread started 4 years ago has over 200 pages. Might be easier to understand what you're referencing and would like for me to take away from it (as it relates to sharing your feedback with InsideEV's) if you summarize your thoughts on the subject here. I admit I stopped reading after the topic ...
by ChargePoint
Aug 13 2018 7:17pm
Forum: EV Business World
Topic: EV Sales Report & Scorecard
Replies: 8
Views: 1677

Re: EV Sales Report & Scorecard

Hehe... Germans bought 720,000 electric bikes in 2017... an average of over fifty-eight thousand each month. I'm sure Tesla is crowing about their 14+ thousand sold in July this year, but it's really "small potatoes", unit-wise. :wink: The InsideEv's report is for the US only, but if you'd like to ...
by ChargePoint
Aug 13 2018 5:16pm
Forum: EV Business World
Topic: EV Sales Report & Scorecard
Replies: 8
Views: 1677

Re: EV Sales Report & Scorecard

I'm sure InsideEV's would welcome your feedback, they do seem to take feedback from their community regarding their report. You should let them know what it is you feel is missing. :)
by ChargePoint
Aug 12 2018 8:55pm
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: Flashback Friday - a 1970's EV
Replies: 2
Views: 739

Re: Flashback Friday - a 1970's EV

Might be able to find one for sale online! It's also named the Zagato Zele.
by ChargePoint
Aug 11 2018 5:44pm
Forum: EV Business World
Topic: EV Sales Report & Scorecard
Replies: 8
Views: 1677

EV Sales Report & Scorecard

The InsideEV's sales scorecard is out! They recently changed to a quarterly update and just finished updating the report this week. According to InsideEV's, July marked the 34th month of consecutive year-over-year monthly sales gains for plug-in vehicles. They estimated a total of 29,514 plug-in ele...
by ChargePoint
Aug 10 2018 4:21pm
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: Flashback Friday - a 1970's EV
Replies: 2
Views: 739

Flashback Friday - a 1970's EV

Here's a fun historical EV fact for this Friday https://dallasnews.imgix.net/1531862495-1975-ELCAR.jpg?auto=format&q=50&or=0&w=800 This Italian electric car let people commute for 7 cents during the 1970s oil crisis, hitting speeds of a whopping 28 mph , with a 55-mile range. Dallas News shared more...
by ChargePoint
Aug 07 2018 8:00pm
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs
Replies: 24
Views: 1475

Re: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs

Hi Rochelle, I do not drive a EV Car, However I would like to take my electric bicycle places. but do not do so because there is lack of charging, sure I could try to find a unused plug somewhere, but that is scarce in the S.F. Bay area since business get rid of or lock them up . One place that I p...
by ChargePoint
Aug 07 2018 7:48pm
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs
Replies: 24
Views: 1475

Re: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs

Hehe... M. It may occur to you/ChargePoint that many millions of folks world-wide already DO use "electric vehicles", but not as any "large", "heavy" "vehicle" but as the two-wheeled ("bi" "cycle") bike. At slow(er) distances and at slow(er) speeds in a 21st-century "urban" world... Watt the world ...
by ChargePoint
Aug 07 2018 7:45pm
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs
Replies: 24
Views: 1475

Re: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs

Hi Rochelle, I do not drive a EV Car, However I would like to take my electric bicycle places. but do not do so because there is lack of charging, sure I could try to find a unused plug somewhere, but that is scarce in the S.F. Bay area since business get rid of or lock them up . One place that I p...
by ChargePoint
Aug 07 2018 11:53am
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs
Replies: 24
Views: 1475

Re: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs

I really LOVE that ChargePoint is here asking us for feedback. That alone is enough for me to be a ChargePoint customer when I eventually get an electric car. I am fortunate enough to work at a company that has several EV owners (more bikers and a few ebikers) and in an environment that has a limit...
by ChargePoint
Aug 01 2018 7:30pm
Forum: Electric Aircraft
Topic: Rolls-Royce eVTOL concept
Replies: 2
Views: 1296

Rolls-Royce eVTOL concept

Here the mew Rolls-Royce eVTOL concept.
It aims to take 5 people up to 500 miles, as fast as 250 mph. More details can be read at CleanTechnica: http://bit.ly/2OCfxog

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by ChargePoint
Aug 01 2018 6:53pm
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs
Replies: 24
Views: 1475

Re: Add your EV etiquette tips for the newbs

So if a car is fully charged and sitting in a parking spot your saying don't unplug, I have a sign on my car stating to go ahead if I'm charged, but my car also tells me when its fully charged so i simply move my car. Tesla have started implementing charges at their Superchargers if you are not mov...
by ChargePoint
Jul 31 2018 9:32am
Forum: Forum Rules and Features
Topic: Check out the new google search!
Replies: 13
Views: 3561

Re: Check out the new google search!

Very cool! Thank you :)
by ChargePoint
Jul 31 2018 9:20am
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: Test driving the Jaguar I-PACE
Replies: 12
Views: 1389

Re: Test driving the Jaguar I-PACE

The engine sound feature they have is interesting! What did you think? It's only audible inside the car.