We displayed the bus at the Mother Earth News Fair in Albany, Oregon. We will also discuss the performance with the new batteries and solar array and our trip to Burning Man.
Huge health benefits heighten the need to make sure all Americans live in walkable communities.
Driving the Chevy Volt car is a pleasant experience and can be best summed up with the two “Qs”: Quick and Quiet. Read to discover notes on interior, handling, and automation features in the Chevy Volt. I hope you find my experience helpful in making your choice of a next car.
No one likes sitting in traffic—especially not the eco-conscious among us. If you’re an urban homesteader, you know green travel is tough to manage in the city. What you might not know is that there are a number of strategies that can help you to beat the commuter blues, as well as to better accomplish day-to-day tasks like grocery shopping and recreation. Cut down on driving, step up healthy exercise, and explore new parts of your city, all while knowing you’re helping to reduce emissions and keep the planet healthy!
In keeping with my cautious and frugal Yankee heritage and senior status, I am slowly shedding vehicles and transitioning to a single car. As an interim step, I bought a 2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier with two optional safety and convenience packages, and these are my initial impressions. Learn from this advice for first-time electric vehicle drivers in this Chevy Volt Review.
We put in a new Lithium battery pack and are building another solar array for phase 2 of our solar elctric vw bus.
By pairing your Tesla or other electric vehicle with solar panels, you can minimize one of the biggest contributors to your carbon footprint.
Read how transportation, whether by foot, horse, bicycle, hitchhiking or carpooling takes on more meaning for this homesteader.
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