Archive for July, 2008

Top speed adjusted +5 mph to 80

Monday, July 21st, 2008

Confirmed on a test track with a professional driver. Do not try this at home. :)

Greenwashing my power supply

Monday, July 7th, 2008

Stumbled across a page on the website of my local power utility that allows me to enroll in a “Green Energy Champion” program, where 60% of my power would be purchased from wind, solar, small hydro, geothermal, and waste-to-energy sources. More expensive, about $25/month. Done deal.

Some good press

Friday, July 4th, 2008

Alison Tully of the Burbank Leader came by last week to see the car and interview me. Read the article here:

http://www.burbankleader.com/articles/2008/07/02/news/blr-electriccar02.txt