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  1. Solar panels and EV

    General Charging Discussion
    Hi, I’m planning to get solar panels fitted at the same time as buying my EV. My quote includes PV panels, battery and diverted for heating hot water. If I add a home charging station for my EV, does it matter which type with regard to charging using the solar? I would be able to charge for a...
  2. Independent domestic power source

    General Charging Discussion
    This is not wholly related to EVs but extends the concept of off grid charging. It is really aimed at people with more scientific knowledge than I have. Say a house in the UK countryside had enough land and outbuildings to allow for a serious wind turbine and solar panel array; enough to power...
  3. Considering Buying A House With "Leased Roof" Solar Panels

    Power, Fuel, Alt Energy and Environmental Impact
    We're looking to upsize our house. Currently have a fully-owned 3.2kw PV system which gives decent returns. One house we quite like the look of has a similar-sized set-up, but the sellers are saying that it's a Sun Edison installation, which now has its FiT and Export tariffs paid to Ecotricity...
  4. BMW i3, i8 and 330e used to develop solar carports...

    BMW i3
    Over the past 2 years, we've developed our Solar Carports using the superb BMW i3 as the main test car, with the i8 and 330e being used to assess the real-life practicalities of using solar power to charge these cars. As forum sponsors, we are proud to bring our products to the UK markets, for...
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