Bad News! Cornwall pull funding for Electric Cars

It is a sad day today because I heard that Cornwall Council’s excellent plans to install a proper fast and slow charging infrastructure has had its funding pulled and so as I write this there is no plans within Cornwall Council, as far as I know, to install any EV charging infrastructure in the county. … Continue reading Bad News! Cornwall pull funding for Electric Cars

Why a central database of charge points will never work

It has been claimed by some that there are over 70 databases of electric vehicle charge points in existence right now and this number is going up every day. As an EV owner I need to have easy, quick and accurate information about the location and availibility of charge points. If I am running out … Continue reading Why a central database of charge points will never work

Getting back on the horse

So, what has happened over the past week apart from my self-enforced exile? Firstly, and rather importantly, Nissan have finally responded to the issue of them supplying dangerously wired plugs on the Nissan Leaf charge cable. I received a letter from Nissan, presumably sent out to all owners, explaining the problem and asking owners to … Continue reading Getting back on the horse