Jaguar I-Pace

February 6, 2018 john 1

For the last six to nine months I have been looking at EV options, both current and near future. One of those, the Jaguar I-PACE, […]

Winter Driving

February 5, 2018 john 0

To be honest, I wasn’t really expecting “winter” here in Northern California to have much impact on our EV. We don’t get snow, or even […]

Solar Panel Alternatives

February 1, 2018 john 2

Not talking here about alternatives to solar energy, just alternatives to the panel form-factor that is basically the standard solution for residential or commercial solar […]

Public Charger Etiquette

January 31, 2018 john 0

With the relative scarcity of public EV chargers, etiquette around their use becomes somewhat important so that all EV drivers can take advantage of them. […]

Powerwall Batteries

January 27, 2018 john 0

Here in Alameda our local utility is city owned and has been very active in getting people to be aware of renewable electricity instead of […]

Solar Panel Tariff

January 26, 2018 john 0

A few days ago the Trump administration announced that it was imposing a 30% tariff on imported solar panels and components. Around 80% of the […]