Tag Archives: Electric Vehicles

Whistler to The Burbs Via Electric Vehicle 

Yesterday we returned in the Nissan Leaf from Whistler to our homes in the burbs of Vancouver. When we left Whistler we had almost 100% charge on the batteries after the car being plugged into a 110 volt standard electrical … Continue reading

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Whistler Beer Festival Via Nissan Leaf

My EV road trip is now in progress. I am in a Nissan Leaf headed to Whistler to take part in the beer festival. I will update as we progress. For now, here is the data as we leave home: … Continue reading

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Our Failed Electric Vehicle Trip Up the Fraser Canyon

A few weeks ago I posted about a plan to drive up the Fraser Canyon in my friend’s Nissan Leaf – an all electric vehicle. Well, as I said in my update right in that post, our EV trip up … Continue reading

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Traveling the Scenic 7 and the Fraser Canyon by Electric Vehicle

1945hr update – note to self. Don't plan an EV trip with a guy who plans to (literally) climb a mountain the same day as you want to drive the Scenic 7. My driver is still stuck on the road … Continue reading

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Electric Vehicles Vs Gas Powered Vehicles

Seeing as I am quite seriously considering the purchase of an electric vehicle, I decided to do some cost comparisons of electric vehicles to comparable gas powered vehicles. The four specific vehicles I chose to compare ON PAPER (I did NOT … Continue reading

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Vlog #3; Where to Install EV Charging Stations

My third attempt at vlogging in which I give businesses some great advice to help them grow their business by installing electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. EV Charging stations. Pretty clever idea I share here.

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Electric Vehicles Part Two

Today’s post is a follow up to yesterday’s post about my interest in purchasing an electric vehicle such as a Nissan Leaf. First, it is important to make a distinction between some of the electric vehicles that are on the … Continue reading

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Electric Vehicles – Nissan Leaf

I am seriously considering the purchase of an electric vehicle and, as soon as I said those words to my friends they began to send me articles explaining how impractical and totally inadequate electric vehicles are. As a first step … Continue reading

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The All-Electric Zero Motorcycle Test Ride

A good buddy and I, both of us avid motorcyclists, popped into the 2nd Gear Motorcycle shop to test ride the all-electric Zero Motorcycle. Kent Aubichon, Zero Motorcycles Canadian sales manager let us take the bike out for a little … Continue reading

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The New Nissan Leaf Hits BC; Day 3 NaBloPoMo

A good buddy of mine received his new Nissan Leaf, the first all-electric production vehicle a couple of days ago. I asked him to write a quick blurb about what his first day of owning an electric vehicle was like. … Continue reading

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