Monday, April 30, 2012

EVView – WiFi Battery Monitoring

Working with Charlie Malone from Vintage Voltage, I have been creating a wireless wifi battery monitoring system called EVView™.   The system is comprised of a wifi enabled device that hooks up to Charlie’s Battery Management System and displays the status of every cell on any wifi enabled device with a browser.  The main design is [...]

http://www.evmania.com/blog/2012/05/01/evview-wifi-battery-monitoring/

Obama Discusses Climate Change in Rolling Stone Interview - SustainableBusiness.com - Solar Feeds

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Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Back from a break

I moved in with the GF a couple weeks ago and unfortunately between packing and moving, I had to push the bike project aside for a bit. My buddy also had a huge project at work and couldn’t work on it either. Looks like it’s back to work this weekend and next to get things [...]

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Hydrogen Fuel Cells | Fully Charged

Robert Llewellyn discovers how hydrogen fuel cells actually work. LIKE Fully Charged on Facebook @ www.fb.me Fully Charged Podcast on iTunes @ bit.ly A huge thanks to James Courtney from the University of Birmingham, for taking the time to tell us about hydrogen fuel cells. Fully Charged is an online show hosted by Robert Llewellyn (Red Dwarf, Scrapheap Challenge, Carpool), sponsored by British Gas: Looking After Your World. During this series, Robert will discuss why we need to change how we think about energy consumption now. He will be taking a look at the newest electric cars available on the market [Volvo, Ford, Peugeot, Renault & Nissan] and also different forms of renewable energy [Wind and Solar].

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Friday, April 20, 2012

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Q1 electric car battery prices drop 14 percent on year | Reuters

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Green Overdrive: A test drive of the Ford electric Focus

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Green Overdrive: A test drive of the Ford electric Focus

Ford unveils its all-electric Ford Focus and we take it for a spin around San Francisco

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Twizy | Fully Charged

Robert Llewellyn takes a look at an electric car called the Renault Twizy. LIKE Fully Charged on Facebook @ www.fb.me Fully Charged Podcast on iTunes @ bit.ly The Renault Twizy information: Cost: From €6990 (£5700) Battery lease: From €50 (£42) per month Range: 100 km (60 miles) Kerb weight: 474 kg Charge time: 3 hours from 3 amp outlet Battery capacity: 6.1 kWh Electric motor: 13 kW 57 Nm Fully Charged is an online show hosted by Robert Llewellyn (Red Dwarf, Scrapheap Challenge, Carpool), sponsored by British Gas: Looking After Your World. During this series, Robert will discuss why we need to change how we think about energy consumption now. He will be taking a look at the newest electric cars available on the market [Volvo, Ford, Peugeot, Renault & Nissan] and also different forms of renewable energy [Wind and Solar].

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Tuesday, April 17, 2012

2012 CODA: First Customer Deliveries

On Friday, March 16th, we delivered 2012 CODAs to our first two customers, Carmen and Daniel in Los Angeles at the CODA Experience Center in Westfield Century City, CA. Later in the day, CODA Silicon Valley celebrated their grand opening with their first customer delivery to Randy of Redwood City. You can see their video here: youtu.be Find a location near you to learn more and test drive the 2012 CODA at app.codaautomotive.com

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Thursday, April 12, 2012

Trans-American Electric Bike Tour in Annapolis

Boris Mordkovich explains electric bicycles at GreenPedals in Annapolis, Maryland www.TransAmericanElectricBikeTour.com http

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Wednesday, April 11, 2012

1000 Miles!

WOO!!! That’s not bad considering my commute to work is only 3 miles each way, and i don’t do any highway riding (more ‘cuz of me than the bike).  :) BTW, i actually hit 1000 all-electric miles on the bike about 2 months ago, but i forgot to blog about it.  Oops.

http://electriceptor.wordpress.com/2012/04/11/1000-miles/

Inside The Arctic Circle | Fully Charged

Robert Llewellyn finds out how electric cars perform in very cold temperatures. LIKE Fully Charged on Facebook @ www.fb.me Fully Charged is an online show hosted by Robert Llewellyn (Red Dwarf, Scrapheap Challenge, Carpool), sponsored by British Gas: Looking After Your World. During this series, Robert will discuss why we need to change how we think about energy consumption now. He will be taking a look at the newest electric cars available on the market [Volvo, Ford, Peugeot, Renault & Nissan] and also different forms of renewable energy [Wind and Solar].

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOilL5LO4UQ&feature=youtube_gdata

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