EV has spoiled me

Saw this cool old car the other day and realized that, although the style is cool, I am so not interested in the hassle of and old gas engine. EV really has made a convert out of me.

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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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Ural electric sidecar

This looks just amazing – Ural took the guts of the Zero DS-R and made a sidecar out of it: That looks so damned cool! From the pictures, I could carry a passenger, maybe even two, and it’d certainly work for a most of our grocery and household shopping. Alas, it’s only a prototype for now, but the […]

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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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