27 Feb '18, 12pm

If you own an electric car, what's your at-home charging source? Take our Twitter poll

John Voelcker Feb 27, 2018 Follow John Add to circle Photovoltaic solar panel installation on house, Fremont, California [image: Shiva Singh] Enlarge Photo Drivers who buy an electric car that plugs into the power grid to recharge the battery often start to consider the source of their energy. A 2012 analysis from California, in the earliest days of modern electric cars, indicated as many as four in 10 electric-car drivers were already using or considering the addition of home solar panels to generate electricity. While we've sought out more recent data on the overlap between electric-car drivers and home solar panels, we haven't found any. DON'T MISS: What maker offers electric cars, plus solar panels and energy storage, beside Tesla? California has been at the forefront of emission reduction and renewable energy for decades, of course, so those 2012 results may not refle...

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#Hyundai unveils #Kona Electric SUV #EV

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greencarcongress.com 27 Feb '18, 10pm

With a battery capacity of 39.2 kWh, the basic version drives delivers up to 300 km (186 miles) (WLTP) on a single charge ...