Re: [EVDL] Employer EVSE installations vs. near-future trends

2015-10-14 Thread EVDL Administrator via EV
On 13 Oct 2015 at 18:39, Arnold Offner via EV wrote: > A recent 2014 copy of the IRS Fringe benefits now is a $ 130 exemption and > requires the highway commuter vehicle to seat at least 6 people (excluding > driver) ... WTF? So only SUVs need apply? David Roden - Akron, Ohio, USA EVDL

[EVDL] EVLN: Soul EV now sold in NY, NJ, CT, MD and CA, GA, TX, OR, WA, HI

2015-10-14 Thread brucedp5 via EV
http://insideevs.com/kia-makes-soul-ev-available-in-four-additional-u-s-states/ Kia Makes Soul EV Available In Four Additional U.S. States [20151007] by Eric Loveday Kia has just announced that its electric Soul EV will be available in four additional U.S. states starting in Q4 2015: “Soul EV

[EVDL] EVLN: 5,000 Soul EVs Sold Worldwide> A Milestone Hit

2015-10-14 Thread brucedp5 via EV
http://insideevs.com/kia-hit-milestone-5000-soul-ev-sold-worldwide/ Kia Hits Milestone Of 5,000 Soul EV Sold Worldwide [20151009] by Mark Kane [image http://insideevs.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/kia-sould-ev-2015-naias.jpg The Kia Soul EV Is Eligible For The Texas Incentive...If You Can

[EVDL] EVLN: Soul EV 122mi Castle2Castle Cross-County UK Electric-Challenge (v)

2015-10-14 Thread brucedp5 via EV
http://www.theautochannel.com/news/2015/10/09/143724-kia-soul-ev-takes-cross-county-electric-challenge-video.html Kia Soul EV Takes the Cross County Electric Challenge +VIDEO [2015/10/09] [images

[EVDL] EVLN: EVA.nl (Norsk elbilforening) Scenic Driving Video

2015-10-14 Thread brucedp5 via EV
'20th Anniversary EV Fest Rally' http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1100394_norwegian-electric-car-clubs-scenic-driving-video-surprise-hit Norwegian Electric-Car Club's Scenic Driving Video: Surprise Hit By Stephen Edelstein Oct 8, 2015 [video https://youtu.be/ABvvcQTBeSI eRally Geiranger

[EVDL] Assault> Trespassing media's ice injures Gigafactory employee

2015-10-14 Thread brucedp5 via EV
http://www.theverge.com/2015/10/13/9521561/tesla-gigafactory-trespassing-assault Tesla says journalists snuck into Gigafactory and assaulted its employees By Chris Welch on October 13, 2015 A confrontation between Tesla and two trespassing journalists has resulted in felony assault charges.

[EVDL] San Francisco to San Diego.(Ramona)

2015-10-14 Thread Lawrence Rhodes via EV
69.4 miles 37 miles This trip would be just possible in a Nissan Leaf.  CCS cars might have trouble in Bakersfield. -- next part -- An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: <http://lists.evdl.org/private.cgi/ev-evdl.org/attachments/20151014/36d13ff2/attachment.

Re: [EVDL] Employer EVSE installations vs. Free Lunch?

2015-10-14 Thread Robert Bruninga via EV
The time for free electricity for EV's should be past now. At this point, the benefits to EV's are so overwhelming (where there is a good match to individual need) that free electricity only *detracts* from EV adoption by creating EV animosity. I'd far rather pay my employer $15/month and be

Re: [EVDL] Employer EVSE installations vs. Free Lunch?

2015-10-14 Thread damon henry via EV
org/help/index.html#usub > http://lists.evdl.org/listinfo.cgi/ev-evdl.org > Read EVAngel's EV News at http://evdl.org/evln/ > Please discuss EV drag racing at NEDRA (http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NEDRA) > -- next part -- An HTML attachment was scru

Re: [EVDL] Employer EVSE installations vs. Free Lunch?

2015-10-14 Thread Cor van de Water via EV
Almost all public charging that I encounter is no longer free. The reason that employers where no networked commercial chargers are installed (with good reason) typically refuse to arrange payment is because it is more hassle than the reward in recovered fees. It is cheaper to give the

[EVDL] Charging at College and work: Employer EVSE installations ...

2015-10-14 Thread brucedp5 via EV
I had a similar yet different experience to Damon's. Years before I had my Blazer EV, even before I worked at hp. I had a choice to make when I was just starting out after my Vietnam war era service (I was lucky action didn't see me , but think of how big and easy a shoot-able target I was). I

Re: [EVDL] Charging at College and work: Employer EVSE installations ...

2015-10-14 Thread Peri Hartman via EV
That's a very cool story, Bruce. Glad you shared it. I had no idea one could get an e-scooter back then - it certainly wasn't something that had even crossed my mind. In spite of the skepticism that you mention, just think of the few people who saw what you did and were inspired and how