26 Apr '13, 10pm

BMW to Offer i3 Owners Solar Charging Package: BMW has not yet said in which markets the SOLARWATT systems wil...

PHOTO CAPTION: BMW i3 electric car can be charged by sunlight. BMW to Offer i3 Owners Solar Charging Package Tweet BMW has not yet said in which markets the SOLARWATT systems will be available, nor has it indicated costs. For many early electric car owners, powering their vehicle using solar power is the ultimate goal. Smartly, BMW has recognized the pleasure derived from powering one’s EV from solar-generated electricity. Accordingly, the German automaker has teamed up with solar power company SOLARWATT to supply BMW EV buyers with rooftop photovoltaic solutions, for a nominal fee. While simplifying the solar power process is a new twist, automakers simplifying EV ownership with an outside partnership isn’t. Just last year, Ford and Best Buy’s Geek Squad combined forces to provide Ford Focus Electric and Fusion Energi buyers with 240 volt charging stations in their homes....

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