05 Sep '11, 7am

GM Riles CA Electric-Car World (Again) Over AB475 'Charger Sharing' Ban

Correct, the electric-car drivers have used a variety of methods in these situations - including me (a post-it note). But these cars are being purchased by folks who are not part of the EV community ... with no history of following protocols or even knowledge that they exist. Obviously the "right to unplug" is a sensitive issue. Wouldn't it be more prudent to enjoy that type of behavior in a community with informed and willing participants rather than force its acceptance statewide, from top to bottom, where new EV drivers are emerging as we speak? With no policy in place to deal with unplugging there is tremendous opportunity for it to backfire and get eliminated for everybody.

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