31 Dec '11, 11am

Check out: Chevy Volt is paid for and fueled by solar power via @therealautoblog

I have also done the same thing as Bob S. I live in Long Island NY, where electric rates are very high. I am not a doctor nor am I loaded. I did however, finance my solar energy system and my monthly payments are lower than my former electric bills. I got my Volt in March and have used 24 gallons of gas for 7,000 miles of driving (290 mpg). So I have eliminated my electric bills and nearly eliminated my gasoline bills, with solar energy. It is one of the best things I've ever done. Solar + EV is totally the way to go. Someone had asked why Mr. Stonerock didn't go with a pure EV. I can't speak for him, but in my case, the Volt was the only plug-in available back in March (other than the Tesla Roadster which is $110k). 2012 however, will be a different story. There will be many plug-ins to choose from. I would love the Tesla Model S., but it is $50k after the federal tax cre...

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