Critical mass

Social change follows a critical mass pattern where something is adopted slowly then quite rapidly. Case in point today: residential solar power. Today my adjacent neighbors are all installed. I’m really jealous of this: 13.5kWh. So gorgeous. Now to convince my better half. Tesla powerwalls combined with solar panels is a really elegant solution. About […]

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My SBGN001 arrived

19mm lugs… bad. Really limits strap choices. Some of my 20s can be fitted as shown. More as I wear it! And yeah, I shot it next to the Bolt, both are personal milestones.

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Chevy runs Lucky Goldstar

Poking around the Bolt menus and it’s crediting LG for code: I had wondered how Chevy software had improved and perhaps that’s the answer; interesting. Still happy with the car. Charging it twice a week works well and lets us run around all weekend. The extra range is hugely important and means we can use […]

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My EV is full of charge

Said in the same tone as “my hoverboard is full of eels” for the full effect. That’s my first month of EV charging, almost all at work. I’m still delighted with the Bolt EV and the new commute routine.

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2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV

So after a serious consideration of the Zero DS-R electric motorcycle, we ended up with a three year lease on… this! That’s the 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV, in Premium trim. I’ll try and explain how we got here, and maybe someone else will find the information useful in deciding on a car. What I Need Five days […]

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