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Heading up to Oregon to visit family. Hitting three superchargers on the way up. Total one way mileage 365.
First stop Vacaville Superchargers. Uneventful quick stop.
Second stop, Corning superchargers:
No not the Tesla kind:
Third stop Mt. Shasta superchargers. Ate at Best Western’s bar and grill while we sat by the fire.
Another found painted rock at the Grants Pass Superchargers near the Grants Pass Vsitors Center.
Solar breaks 50% of California electricity for first time – driving wholesale rates negative – Electrek
California is behind several States in percentage solar (or other renewables) although, the total solar is leading the country.
With help from electrical storage, California may lead the country in clean electricity at all hours.
So the regular E-1 rate is now at $0.19/kWh.
Pretty much parity with residential solar.
Perhaps it is hyperbolic to suggest a corporation is terrified since corporations don’t have emotions, they aren’t alive. Though the C-suite of humans on the other hand are very concerned. Concerned with making money for their stockholders, it borders on pathologic behavior.
Most auto C-suites don’t get bonuses if they don’t meet certain targets. They all watch every aspect that may affect their bottom line for which the specialize. From raw materials, to supply chain distribution, to labor staffing, to market fluctuations of exchange rate of their respective currency, to brand image, to recalls, to regulations, to fuel costs of their products, to warranty claims, to potential maintenance co-profit with dealerships, to OEM after market profit, to competitors…
After inquiring about the VTRUX I received an email back stating:
Thank you for the support and your interest in VIA Motors. Currently we are out of production of our extended range electric vehicles. We will notify everyone once we are back in production.
Let me know if you have any questions.
Sorry to hear. Hope you ramp up again soon.
We’re working extremely hard. Stay tuned we’ll have some exciting announcements soon.
Fully electric perhaps?
We’ll see what happens…
Exciting! But not exactly confirmation. Only time will tell.