Midnight in Chowchilla or How not to drive an Electric Car


I want to thank to good people of Tulare and Visalia, California, who generously offered to help me in an emergency. I use Gig car share in Sacramento and their fleet of Electric Chevrolet Bolts. While I have driven quite a few electric vehicles (EV) I wanted to know what its like living with one. … More Midnight in Chowchilla or How not to drive an Electric Car

Watch Out Tesla: Hyundai and Kia is coming soon, like today


The 2019 Kia Niro EV The Hyundai Group (Hyundai-Kia-Genesis) is serious.    Hyundai’s popular Sonata and Elantra models as well has Kia’s Optima’s and Forte has seen huge declines in sales.  Like the most of auto industry, consumers are choosing SUV’s over passenger cars.  With one exception Tesla.  If you in any major city you … More Watch Out Tesla: Hyundai and Kia is coming soon, like today

Zzzzzz Your next-NEXT car will be Electric!


Yes, your next NEXT car will be electric.   A report from research firm,Bloomberg New Energy Finance says by 2022,” the report says, the cost of ownership of battery electric vehicles will fall below that of an internal combustion engine vehicle.  Bloomberg projects by 2040 25% of the cars globally will be electric. In 2016, nearly … More Zzzzzz Your next-NEXT car will be Electric!

Native American tribes bring Dakota pipeline fight to U.S. Congress


Protesters demonstrate against the Energy Transfer Partners’ Dakota Access oil pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation, in Los Angeles, California, September 13, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson By: Richard Cowan; editing by Diane Craft   Native American tribes took their fight to Washington on Thursday to stop development of a $3.7 billion oil pipeline, as Democrats in … More Native American tribes bring Dakota pipeline fight to U.S. Congress

Colorado’s High Court Rules: Employer Can Legally Fire Medical Marijuana uses.


By CityFella Colorado is one of the few states that allows the use of Marijuana for recreational use.  Yesterday the states high court ruled an employer can fire an employee for drug use.  Even if the drug was used at home. Background In 2010 Dish Employee Brandon Coats a quadriplegic who smoked marijuana at home to … More Colorado’s High Court Rules: Employer Can Legally Fire Medical Marijuana uses.