Electric Plane Flyover

Pipistrel Alpha Electro Aircraft

UPDATE: This event is postponed to Sunday, 11/13, same time, due to forecast for inclement weather. A team of students from Lafayette College are planning an electric airplane flyover during a football game on Saturday, … Read more

Telematics Update

EV Charger

Telematics Phantom Drain Issues Fixed by Eversource Some EV owners who are interested in participated in the Eversource and UI (collectively, the EDCs) demand/response charging incentives, but do not have/don’t plan to get an approved … Read more

Federal EVSE Credit Returns

EV Charger

Post by Barry Kresch Tax Credit for Purchase and Installation of an EV Charger The recently passed Inflation Reduction Act has amended US Code 26, Section 30C to reinstate a tax credit for the purchase … Read more

In the In-Between

Hyundai Ioniq 5

Photo: Hyundai Ioniq 5 is an example of a vehicle that immediately loses eligibility due to its not being manufactured in North America Post by Barry Kresch Which EVs Are Eligible for the Federal Tax … Read more

Volta Chargers at Amazon Fresh

Volta Charger at Amazon Fresh Market in Westport

Photo by David Dreyfuss/Post by Barry Kresch Update: These chargers have been ordered removed. The site has been approved for chargers but not the signage. How Did That Happen? Volta is a company that installs … Read more

Keeping It Zero On The Road

Maxwell EV Shuttle at Hotel Marcel, New Haven, CT

Net-Zero Hotel Marcel Gets Electric Shuttle Bus Ensconced under the solar canopy in the photo, in front of level 2 J-1772 chargers, is an electric shuttle van from Maxwell. The shuttle seats 14, including the … Read more

Hotel Marcel Cluster of EV Chargers

Solar Canopy and Tesla Superchargers at Hotel Marcel

The photo above is the solar canopy in the parking lot of the net zero Hotel Marcel in the Long Wharf area of New Haven. The newly opened hotel, powered by solar panels on the … Read more

The Stealth Patrol – EVs for Police

Boulder, CO Model Y Police Vehicle

Post by Barry Kresch Top photo courtesy of the Boulder County Sheriff’s Department Police Look to EVs for Fuel Savings and Performance The public safety world is on a roll when it comes to electrification. … Read more

Time To Register For Utility Incentives

EV Charger

Registration Flow Fixes Made If you have been thinking of registering your EV or charger for the incentives offered through Eversource and United Illuminating, but have been hesitant due to reports of the not-ready-for-prime-time registration … Read more