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Very nice!
I'll drive an electric vehicle one day.

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hi to all EVers. I have now legally joined you on the road. My Citroen 2cv electric solaire, is licensed and on the road.   Yahooooo!!
To see a video of this ute go to citroenwa, open association of citroen enthusiasts website. go to links, open ralph's electric 2cv, click the arrow to play the video. turn the sound up
I enjoyed it.   I hope you do too. ralph

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Congratulations Ralph.
Prius Plug-in Conversion: http://www.evplus.com.au ...Holden Barina EV: http://www.evric.kestar.com.au

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Damn Ralph...   ...That thing sure does launch...

Nice work...

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Spotted: a Qld Government iMiEV, George St approaching Charlotte St, Brisbane CBD 10:09 am (running late for work), Tue 7/2/2012. Emblazoned with logos about saving the environment on your behalf. Sorry, no photo.
Nissan Leaf 2012 with new battery May 2019.
5650 W solar, 2xPIP-4048MS inverters, 16 kWh battery.
1.4 kW solar with 1.2 kW Latronics inverter and FIT.
160 W solar, 2.5 kWh 24 V battery for lights.
Patching PIP-4048/5048 inverter-chargers.

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Spotted a red tesla on the freeway this morning. This time I'm sure it was one - I could see the tesla badges on the rear of the car

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Saw an iMiev in Wollongong the other day. Didn't catch what company it belonged to.

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Spotted a blue Honda Insight, looked like a very recent model. William Street, Brisbane CBD, rolled up to the lights in that "too quiet", electrical way. Headed north on the South East Freeway.

I didn't even realise that modern insights were available in Australia. It looked quite good, not as much a "science project" as the original Insights.

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Nissan Leaf 2012 with new battery May 2019.
5650 W solar, 2xPIP-4048MS inverters, 16 kWh battery.
1.4 kW solar with 1.2 kW Latronics inverter and FIT.
160 W solar, 2.5 kWh 24 V battery for lights.
Patching PIP-4048/5048 inverter-chargers.

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In Brisbane?

Maybe we should move this thread out of Perth Branch or start a new thread.
So the short answer is NO but the long answer is YES.
Help prevent road rage - get outta my way!

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Richo wrote: In Brisbane?,
Oops, yes, forgot that detail. I also didn't realise this started as a Perth thread.

Nissan Leaf 2012 with new battery May 2019.
5650 W solar, 2xPIP-4048MS inverters, 16 kWh battery.
1.4 kW solar with 1.2 kW Latronics inverter and FIT.
160 W solar, 2.5 kWh 24 V battery for lights.
Patching PIP-4048/5048 inverter-chargers.

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Spotted an RAC electric vehicle trial car last night. Took a pic with the iPhone, but the quality is so low its not worth posting.

Found it on the rac website: http://rac.com.au/About-Us/Community/Environment.aspx

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Post by Canberra32 »

Seriously....
They need two years to collect data about what need to be done to prepare for electric cars...
I'm guessing the people collecting the data payed smart people to build the cars then.

What data do they need? No one has any? No where anywhere in the world has tried something similar ?
Wing it like they did with petrol.
Give us somewhere to plug in at each public parking complex.
Then maybe bring out cars for under 60g!!

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http://www.evalbum.com/4852

Lucinda n Simons proton jumbuck
Thanks to rod n Jamie
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oh this Beetle....

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Post by Formula Sun »

That's the one. And how good is that 12 hrs free parking at Queensgate.

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These panels are not that serious yet, 4 x 100w all up, but we are getting about 12km of charging per day. But they are way too heavy and kinda awkward.

Thoughts at the moment are to get some of the boat type panels (no glass) and mount them on a light board, maybe even foam.
Formula Sun

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you could try the flexable ones

Flexible Solar Panel

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Fremantle Queensgate Car Park - Toyota Corolla conversion
could the owner please reveal him/herself? TIA.


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