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ClipperCreek offers high-quality 3.6kW charge station for $395

Posted 06-13-2014 in News by Christopher

ClipperCreek announced new lower pricing on their LCS-20 240 volt 15 amp charge station. The unit is matched for plug-in cars with 3kW on-board chargers which includes plug-in hybrids, older Leafs, the Chevy Spark and Smart ED. The unit is also ideal for people who want to install the slower 240v charger using an existing 20amp electrical circuit to avoid the expense of installing new wiring to the garage or parking space.


Electric Car Guest Drive held throughout California

Posted 06-22-2014 in News by Christopher

A series of Electric Car Guest Drive gatherings were hosted by EV Quorum car club in cities throughout California in May. The meet-ups featured the Tesla Model S and other electric vehicles. The events were held in 12 cities from San Diego to the San Francisco Bay Area. Participants drove the Tesla Model S, Fiat 500e, Ford Focus Electric, Honda Fit EV. The Toyota RAV4 EV, Chevy Volt, Chevy Spark and BMW ActiveE were also available for driving at some of the meet-ups. Local chapters of the Electric Auto Association co-hosted several of the events.