"The Th!nk Open was the one I wanted. Last month 2 more charging stations in Santa Cruz, CA. had a ribbon cutting and opening. I think we have 4 or 5 charging stations in our county. Triac is planned to be built in Salinas, CA, so a…"
"Very exciting news! Recent news here in California was that the Nissan Leaf will be introduced in the Bay Area - which will not have the Better Place battery charging available. Having choice of more electric vehicles adding Th!nk in the U.S. is…"
"Hi Peter, I have seen that 60 Minutes cold fusion segment. More and more discoveries are being made, that looks great for electric vehicles! That is thrilling!!! I live about 75 miles south of San Francisco, on the cliff (Santa Cruz is on Monterey…"
Where are you ,it is still Sunday where I am,10:46 pm.Any way I agree,Untied States is affluent enough where 2nd cars can be EV's and used for short trips and plugged in at home.I have been hoping people embrace Electric's,…"
"Hi Again Peter, The PUMA is fascinating! One of several videos has renderings of several PUMAs fully enclosed. That vehicle makes a lot of sense but society has a very hard time accepting anything overnight! I hope these and many EVs slip into a…"
Update: The City-EL was difficult to get parts for, so when the main serpentine belt had broken I had just sold the vehicle. Due to the nearly impossible parts availability I will not replace the vehicle with another City-EL. I still have my electric recumbent trike and look forward to having electric vehicles more available in the US. (Pre-edit) Owner of a 3-wheel EV and two electric-assist recumbent trikes. My favorite is the electric microcar- it is a 1993 City-EL, but parts are scarce; so I hope to get a newer fully enclosed electric vehicle someday (when the City-EL gives up)!
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Where are you ,it is still Sunday where I am,10:46 pm.Any way I agree,Untied States is affluent enough where 2nd cars can be EV's and used for short trips and plugged in at home.I have been hoping people embrace Electric's, 'n renewable recources.Do a search on "60 minutes" and check out tonight's segment on .....Cold Fusion,or the "nuclear effect" that was discovered back when the first Bush was in the White House-That technology might really save our planet,imagine unlimited clean energy,laptop batteries that last 2 or 3 YEARS between charges,electric cars that could drive years between charges.Years ago it was estimated that about a pound of this special paladium could produce enough energy to equal a train that would span the nation with each car filled with coal....PLUS no Toxic biproducts.