Archive for May, 2013

Bosch’s $449 electric vehicle home charger

There are many costs associated with EV ownership.  One of the lesser-yet very important-costs is the home charging station.  While some EV owners have chosen to rely entirely on public infrastructure, most feel more comfortable with the ability to charge at home.  Here is the latest (and cheapest) offering I have seen recently.

Boschs $449 electric vehicle home charger is a bargain | The Verge.

 


Solar Plane” to Travel Across US Without Consuming Jet Fuel

Solar Impulse” is the name of the solar-powered plane that will travel from coast to coast in the United States without consuming any fuel.  The aircraft is covered in 12,000 photovoltaic cells, and traveling through a number of cities to increase awareness of the value and potential of solar energy.  Check out the link below.

Solar plane leaves Calif. on cross-country trip » Knoxville News Sentinel.

AP/Tony Avelar