Category: Chevrolet Volt

Energy United & Advanced Energy – EV Workshop Presentation

On June 5, 2015 I spoke at the Energy United / Advanced Energy Electric Vehicle Workshop about my family’s experience of driving electric for the past 3 years. The workshop was great, there was a BMW i3, a Tesla Model S, my Volt, an electric dune buggy, and an electric bicycle.

Video: The True Cost of Gasoline

Sometimes the truth hurts a lot. But then again, so does COPD and not being able to breathe. Watch this video on the true cost of gasolene.

Regressive New NC Fee for Electric Vehicles

So, with the New Year, the Legislators officially embark on another quest to discourage electric vehicles. We all breathe the same air, so they will be inhaling the effects of their own work along with the rest of us. Lets hope that all the studies about the ozone and air quality are wrong, otherwise they […]

Catawba Sustainable Communities Talk

Talk given to Dr. Wear’s Sustainable Communities class on November, 11, 2013

FILL-UP, SCHMILL-UP – Last Fill-UP Six Months Ago

We could not be more pleased with our Chevrolet Volt! ost Volt owners fill up once a month, but by charging regularly, I just went 6 months without a fill up in my Chevy Volt! Learn more about how it works: http://spr.ly/voltapp

Saturday November 2nd, 2013 in Chevrolet Volt, Electric Cars, Renewable Energy | No Comments »

How Far Behind Tennessee is North Carolina?

Short answer: real far, when it comes to electric vehicle charging sites…Last summer my family took a trip to Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville Tennessee.
As a two electric car family, I popped up the Recargo App on the iPhone to check out near by charging stations. Here is what I saw (notice most sites actually had TWO CHARGING STATIONS. Compare that to our North Carolina EV Desert.

NC Legislators Set to UNFAIRLY Tax Hybrid and Electric Cars

The current NC Legislature is set to UNFAIRLY tax hybrid cars like the Toyota Prius, Honda Civic, and many more.

Solar Presentation at Dan Nicholas Park

I am speaking about Solar and Renewable Energy today at the Simple Living Festival at Dan Nicholas Park in Rowan County, NC:    

Our First Chevrolet Volt

Traded Away the NISSAN LEAF for a 2013 Chevrolet Volt