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  1. Innovation project, NEED HELP!

    General EV Discussion
    Hi, I am Simone. I am part of an innovation project which is looking at developing an app that will help EV/Plug-in owners managing their car and in particular, introduce them to Vehicle-to-Grid technology (V2G)! (y) We're in the early stages of developing the app, and we want inputS from...
  2. Energy Tariffs like Vehicle-to-grid (V2G) systems

    General EV Discussion
    Is it worth doing any of these? Static time-of-use energy tariffs Different price bands for electricity throughout the day Dependent on the time of day, day of the week, or season Higher rates are applied when demand for electricity is greater In some cases, installation of a smart electricity...
  3. Bulb announce price rises, is this the start of the end?

    Power, Fuel, Alt Energy and Environmental Impact
    Bulb announce price rises, is this the start of the end of for Bulb? They have been growing aggressively. Seem to take about £50 in advance from new customers to cover referral fees? Is their business model sustainable? Time will tell. I recently joined Bulb just in time to qualify for the...
  4. Filling station data from US National Renewable Energy Laboratory

    Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles
    Many specifics on hydrogen are frustratingly opaque, so I thought this discovery was worth sharing. It's a document from the NREL showing statistics for all the American H2 filling stations, compiled November 2017. https://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy18osti/70527.pdf The highlights are on page 25...
  5. Before setting off on a long drive

    Renault ZOE
    Hello fellow Zoeans, Having just done a 1300 km round trip (over 4 days, hence only ~300km per day) in an R240, I decided to investigate if driving faster and charging more is better or driving slower and charging less (should have done this before the trip!). What I found is that driving...