EV Articles by Paul Gipe

I’ve pulled together all my articles on EVs and driving electric under one heading–as much for my own benefit as for the benefit of readers.

2020 Bolt With New Battery After 11000 Miles

Capacity of 2020 Chevy Bolt with New Battery after 11,500 Miles

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Paul Gipe

Since my previous report on the capacity of our replacement battery we’ve doubled the number of miles driven. Previously, I …

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EVCS Charging Tehachapi: Not Ready for Prime Time

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Paul Gipe

While visiting Tehachapi, California I saw that the EVCS’ 50 kW DCFC Tritium dispensers were finally in service. First thing …

2020 Chevy Bolt Ev On Walker Basin Trip.

Chevy Bolt 30,000 Mile Service: $12

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Paul Gipe

Our 2020 Chevy Bolt ticked over 31,000 miles so I thought it was time to take it in to the …

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What EVs Qualify for Federal Tax Credits in May 2023

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Paul Gipe

Friends have been confronting the quandary of what kind of electric car to buy in the US. If you’re interested …

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Weight of EVs Will Crush the World—Not

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Paul Gipe

The latest in a long line of anti-EV propaganda is that the weight of Electric Vehicles will crush the world—or …

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GM Ending Bolt Production–My take

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Paul Gipe

Today owners of Chevy’s Bolt EV began receiving notice from General Motors that the sporty compact crossover will be discontinued …