Thursday, June 28, 2012

Chevrolet Battery Test Lab | Technology & Innovation | Chevrolet

Get a behind the scenes look at the Chevrolet Battery Test Lab, the largest automotive battery lab. Here engineers test Chevrolet's latest battery technology. Next, they're working on making the technology cheaper, lighter, more energy dense, and more intelligent. For more information on Chevrolet's future sustainable technology, visit www.chevrolet.com To see other videos about Chevrolet's technology and innovation, visit www.youtube.com

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Jimmie Johnson's Volt | Technology & Innovation | Chevrolet

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series™ champion Jimmie Johnson makes a living driving an Impala at 200-mph, but in his free time, his go-to car is the Volt. Watch as he takes a drive in his electric car and discusses the handling and acceleration in the Volt. For more information on Chevrolet's future sustainable technology, visit www.chevrolet.com To learn more about the Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric vehicle visit www.chevrolet.com To see other videos about Chevrolet's technology and innovation, visit www.youtube.com

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Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Battery load testing

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An EV Toolbox Must Have

I usually don’t post something about ONE tool on here, but being involved with EV’s for many years I always wanted a better way of crimping those high voltage/current lug ends on the high voltage wires, I finally came across this thing, http://www.harborfreight.com/hydraulic-wire-crimping-tool-66150.html It can crimp from wire size “0″ – “14″ gauge, I did [...]

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John Niedermaier owner #26

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John Brooks owner #4

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Blake Richetta reservation holder

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Lightning GT | Fully Charged

Robert Llewellyn takes a look at the The Lightning GT electric supercar! LIKE Fully Charged on Facebook @ fb.me Fully Charged Podcast on iTunes @ bit.ly Robert Llewellyn takes a drive with Iain Sanderson, the brainchild behind the Lightning GT. 'Developed in Britain, The Lightning GT provides supercar drivers with the performance, looks and style they seek, yet emission free at point of use. The Lightning features the very latest in new and proven technologies with a range of advanced engineering and technical features.' For more information on the Lightning GT visit: www.lightningcarcompany.co.uk ABOUT FULLY CHARGED: 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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Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Inside Tesla 06.19.12 - Assembly Center

Welcome to "Inside Tesla." This series of Tuesday updates is designed to take you behind the scenes of Model S production as we count down the days to our first deliveries. For more information, visit teslamotors.com/model-s-has-arrived

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Q&A | Fully Charged

"Robert Llewellyn answers your questions in this Fully Charged Q&A! LIKE Fully Charged on Facebook @ fb.me Fully Charged Podcast on iTunes @ bit.ly QUESTION LIST: 00:34 - Are there any electric pedal assist bikes that use regenerative breaking? 01:11 - Do we produce enough energy for everybody to own an electric car? 02:54 - Has charging a car in a terraced street been considered? 03:19 - Other than the Nissian Leaf & Chevy Volt, has there been any other major attempts at primary electric cars? 03:43 - How much electricity could we as a country generate if we were to fit every appropriately facing building with solar panels? ABOUT FULLY CHARGED: 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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Monday, June 18, 2012

Livonia Michigan EV Meet and Auto-X

Four years ago I was invited to attend a small EV show in Livonia Michigan, it was the 1st annual “electric auto association” (EAA) meet in Michigan. Not knowing what to expect I packed my things and went. Small it was, but I could tell by the dozen or so people that showed up there [...]

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