BMW i3 charging

bmw i3 charge port cover 750x500

BMW i3 Life Hack: Charge Port Snow Cover

Charge ports on electric cars are similar to the fuel tank filler openings on gasoline and diesel cars in that the fuel or energy is transferred into the vehicle through an opening that is typically…

bmw welt point one solar charging station 1 750x500

Electric Vehicles, Solar Energy and Net Metering

Electric Vehicles, Solar Energy and Net Metering: It’s an interesting combination in more ways than one. As there are no production or transportation costs for solar, beyond initial installation, home solar/ EV driving makes for…

BMW i ChargeForward Pilot Launches in Bay Area

BMW i3 Concept Coupe charging 750x500

BMW i3 drivers could collect $1,000 to charge on a schedule

In January at the Consumer Electronics Show, BMW announced the BMW i ChargeForward Program.  The pilot study was undertaken by the BMW Group Technology Office, together with Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E), whose service…

BMW Street Light Charging 001 750x500

BMW’s Charging Streetlights

BMW has yet again given evidence to my claim that Zee Germans think of absolutely everything. In a recent report from Jalopnik, it seems as though BMW wants to create charging stations for electric vehicles…

Charging your BMW i3 from a streetlight

Electric cars are directed primarily to an urban clientele, so offering diversified charging solutions is one of the main strategy points to bring electric vehicles to mainstream customers. With that thought in mind, BMW is…