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Battery Backed Up PV System

Wanting to reduce my reliance on the Grid as much as possible and also further cut our Carbon Profile, I’ve been looking at Solar systems that also have a battery part to the equation. I want the PV’s to power … Continue reading

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I’ll show you mine …

Originally posted on Not an ICE car:
Spent a fascinating evening in Frome on Friday, at an EV ‘Show & Tell’ event. Considering the near-constant rain the turnout was excellent – drawn no doubt by the prospect of seeing a…

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I’ll show you mine …

I’ll show you mine ….

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The ‘What Car?’ Search is Over !

Finally run the figures and decided not to go for a petrol assisted EV due to price alone. As we are not on the market to actually own a vehicle (yet) we have been looking around for a decent trade … Continue reading

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BMW i3

Its been a few weeks now since my last update but not a lot has happened apart from settling into owning an EV. BUT we have been discussing the fact that our Volkswagen Golf is up for change as its … Continue reading

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MacArthur Glen Retail Park

We decided on a trip from Halifax up to the Retail Park near to York, its on the crossroads of the A64 & A19, one of our weekend destinations for a browse and a cuppa. As the Ecotricity fast charger … Continue reading

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Inducing range anxiety

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As a rule I’m not allowed to let Evie’s battery get very low; with wife and children in the car it’s more than my life’s worth to get us stranded.  So when the chance came…

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