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Barriers to EV Adoption are falling rapidly

Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:11 pm

This video is a month old now, but wonderful insights into EV market fundamentals by Pod Point CEO Erik Fairbairn, an EVSE vendor in the UK.

Given the battery capacity and cost curve, it seems quite possible to repack an i-MiEV battery for dramatically increased range in the near future. Just need the time and a source of passive income.... It appears highly unlikely that Mitsu will step up, given the effort that Nissan has gone to to prevent capacity upgrades to early LEAFs...
2012 i-SE "MR BEAN" 83,000 miles, 37 Ah
2012 i-ES traded at 21,648 miles
1983 Grumman Kurbwatt,170 kW, 32 kWh
1983 Mazda RX-7 EV 43 kW 10 kWh
1971 "Karmann Eclectric" EV 240 kW 19 kWh
1965 Karmann Ghia Cabriolet

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