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Tesla: S3X Sells

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It’s official, the fourth Tesla car and the third high volume mass production car is the Model III or Model 3.

The Model 3 joins the Model S and X, proving S.3.X. sells.

http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/tesla/87867/tesla-model-iii-to-challenge-bmw-3-series-world-exclusive

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Written by devinserpa

July 16, 2014 at 4:25 am

Posted in Anticipation, Educational

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Pleasant Hill Upgrade Update

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Removed old level 1 and 2 pedestal.

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Installed 4 level 2 EVSE!

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July 12, 2014 at 6:18 am

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Tesla S Illegally Parked

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As previously stated a vehicle parked in an EV stall must be plugged in AND charging per CVC 22511.

Written by devinserpa

November 26, 2013 at 7:07 am

I’ve Never Charged With Three Volts Two LEAFs at One Location Before

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Up to 16.6kW of electricity.

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Written by devinserpa

July 24, 2013 at 3:32 am

Posted in Educational, Experience

Off-Grid Solar Powered Pond Waterfall

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Start with a nice sized pond and add:

– One DC pump (750 gph)
– One 28 amp 24 volt charge controller
– One garden accessory 12 volt battery
– One 135 watt Kyocera 24 volt solar panel (greater than 40 watt substitute)
– A pinch of blood
– Lots of sweat

Bake at 105° for three hours.

Enjoy

This is my last post about non-vehicle related content. Please follow my sustainable energy posts at: Energy Equilibrium

Written by devinserpa

June 30, 2013 at 1:15 am

Posted in Educational, Experience

Weather by Solar Numbers

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Morning clouds
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Written by devinserpa

May 30, 2013 at 2:29 am

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I expect more from an EV owner

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V C Section 22511 Off-Street Parking: Electric Vehicles


Off-Street Parking: Electric Vehicles

22511.  (a)( )1 A local authority, by ordinance or resolution, and ( )2 a person in lawful possession of an offstreet parking facility may designate stalls or spaces in an offstreet parking facility owned or operated by that local authority or person for the exclusive purpose of ( )3 charging and parking a vehicle that ( )4 is connected for electric charging purposes. ( )5

(b) If posted in accordance with subdivision (d) or (e), the owner or person in lawful possession of a privately owned or operated offstreet parking facility, after notifying the police or sheriff’s department, may cause the removal of a vehicle from a stall or space designated pursuant to subdivision (a) in the facility to the nearest public garage if ( )6 the vehicle is not connected for electric charging purposes…

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Written by devinserpa

November 29, 2012 at 2:14 am

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