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by PluggedIn
Thu May 18, 2017 4:53 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Does the power grid have enough juice to keep up with EV sales?
Replies: 5
Views: 385

Re: Does the power grid have enough juice to keep up with EV sales?

More countries need to follow Germany's example - now at 85% renewable energy. New sources of renewable energy will help to sustain the grid and maintain the momentum for electric vehicles.
by PluggedIn
Thu May 18, 2017 4:51 am
Forum: Other Electric Vehicles
Topic: Canadian government to spend 7 million on charging stations
Replies: 4
Views: 393

Re: Canadian government to spend 7 million on charging stations

It does say "across the nation"... so should have a positive effect everywhere. It's a move in the right direction - another 1000 charging stations will be a significant improvement.
by PluggedIn
Tue May 16, 2017 4:09 am
Forum: Other Electric Vehicles
Topic: 6 Questions to Ask Before You Buy an Electric Car
Replies: 1
Views: 218

Re: 6 Questions to Ask Before You Buy an Electric Car

These are good questions for anyone considering an electric vehicle to consider.
by PluggedIn
Tue May 16, 2017 4:05 am
Forum: Other Electric Vehicles
Topic: The True Cost of Powering an Electric Car
Replies: 2
Views: 238

Re: The True Cost of Powering an Electric Car

That is a very interesting article. It is true that rates vary, but it seems that even with the most expensive electricity in Hawaii, it is still cheaper than driving a car with a gasoline engine.
by PluggedIn
Sun May 14, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: Pcitures, Videos of the Hyundai IONIQ
Topic: Ioniq Electric Photos
Replies: 1
Views: 209

Re: Ioniq Electric Photos

It's a nice looking little car!
by PluggedIn
Sat May 13, 2017 5:15 am
Forum: Other Electric Vehicles
Topic: Ioniq EV vs the Chevrolet Bolt
Replies: 1
Views: 226

Re: Ioniq EV vs the Chevrolet Bolt

I agree - there are so many good features to the Ioniq. If they could just boost its range, it would be a hands-down winner.
by PluggedIn
Sat May 13, 2017 5:12 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Uber self driving coming to Canada
Replies: 3
Views: 349

Re: Uber self driving coming to Canada

I don't really think there's a future for self-driving cars...
by PluggedIn
Sat May 13, 2017 5:11 am
Forum: News & Main Ioniq EV Forum
Topic: What does this button do?
Replies: 3
Views: 376

Re: What does this button do?

That's cute! You can jumpstart your own battery...
by PluggedIn
Sat May 13, 2017 5:07 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Battery cooling?
Replies: 1
Views: 332

Re: Battery cooling?

This isn't specific to the Ioniq but EVs in general: That’s because Level 1 and Level 2 “charging stations” aren’t really chargers. The chargers are built into the car. The thing most of us call a charger is actually known as electric vehicle supply equipment, or EVSE. It’s the cord-set that came in...

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