Monthly Archives: March 2014

Evie Has Landed !!

Yes folks our EV, a nice white Nissan Leaf Tekna complete with solar panel has been delivered . It has every convenience known to man including heated rear seats, satnav that actually works & it speaks in English, Bluetooth, heated steering wheel. … Continue reading

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Update on the RFID’s as we now have three !

I have been busy sending off for cards from the various power vendors this week. First to arrive was the Ecotricity, free card, free green power card complete with a very nice letter from their Founder, Dale Vince, apparently we … Continue reading

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Some interesting replies

Manchester seem to be really on the ball regarding EV’s I had a couple of queries and they came straight back to me regarding RFID cards and map locations, couldn’t have been more helpful. We have also received a personal welcome … Continue reading

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Supermarkets

Just like drunks we are finally realising that the carbon energy ‘bottle’ is getting empty. Smart supermarkets such as Waitrose have already installed a network of fast chargers at most of their outlets (check out the 500 mile drive on … Continue reading

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The Purchase

After much clicking of our calculator we finally decided it was financially viable to part exchange our PCP Mercedes C200 for a PCP Nissan Leaf Tekna as Nissan didnt treat us as idiots, offered a decent settlement on the Merc … Continue reading

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Sundays Child

After a night sat in our garage charging up via the supplied 13 amp lead, very handy (the Zoe doesnt have this and according to the Renault salesman will never have this type of connector). On Sunday off we went … Continue reading

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The RAC man cometh

I’ve been a member of the RAC for as long as I can remember and like most members I have never called on their services. The number to call is free …. not ….. as I had to call from my mobile. … Continue reading

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