Jan 04, 2015

110-Volt Charging

Charging infrastructure exists everywhere

EVs don't really need a special charging station every time.

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Dec 29, 2014

A "Comment" from Patrick

on My Public Charging Dilemma

The ChargePoint app allows you to start and finish your charge remotely. I would also use an EV card on your dashboard to allow someone to call you if they would like you to end the session so they can use the charger.

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Dec 22, 2014

Renewable Energy in Ontario

Did you know?

How soon can we power our EVs solely by the sun?

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Dec 19, 2014

Better Odds than the Casino!

Have fun while you charge up

Your wallet may be lighter but not from "filling up" you car!

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Dec 19, 2014

But -- How far does it go in the winter?

Learning about winter driving range

My range drops in the cold weather but not by as much as my car seems to think.

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Dec 18, 2014

The Blue Dot Tour

An Electric Vehicle Rideshare Experiment that Got Butts in Seats

We arranged for EV owners to volunteer time and vehicles to support the David Suzuki Foundation's Blue Dot Tour and raise the profile for zero-emission transportation across the country.

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Dec 14, 2014

We Need Your Help

Tell Your Stories

Together we can bring real life perspectives about living with electric vehicles to others. Together we can change the world.

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Nov 27, 2014

My public charging dilemma

What's the right etiquette?

Lately, I've been wondering what is the right protocol for me to use at public chargers. I may not always be right there to unplug once the car is fully charged and move it out of the way for someone else. And it's bugging me.

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Nov 26, 2014

Listen Listen

Warm and Ready

Remote Climate Control

One of the big advantages of driving electric vehicles is the ability to precondition the cabin before starting your journey. I love being able to set this up with my smart phone.

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Nov 24, 2014

Listen Listen

Winter Range

What to expect

It is important to remember that an EV will have less range in the winter, but there are many things you can do to extend your range.

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