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A "Greener" Way to Charge Your Electric Car

Most people will charge their electric vehicles (EVs) from the grid and as the grid is fueled mostly by fossil fuels (approx 70%) there will be emissions created at the power stations. This much is pretty much universally accepted. A figure of about 500g CO2/kWh is often quoted but this figure is not a fixed … Continue reading A "Greener" Way to Charge Your Electric Car

CarWings Simply Doesn't Work for Power Use Statistics

The Nissan Leaf is in many respects a technological marvel. Aside from the EV aspects of the car itself it is, as far as I know, the most “connected” car on the market today. Whilst driving the car records the power usage statistics and if you agree, it uploads these stats to the Nissan servers … Continue reading CarWings Simply Doesn't Work for Power Use Statistics