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jilln Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-08-07 12:52 PM
Response to Reply #20
31. I'd never heard that
about the 30% getting wasted... how's that work?
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  -GM unveils new electric car at Detroit auto show SanCristobal  Jan-07-07 10:51 AM   #0 
  - A day late and a dollar short  Ezlivin   Jan-07-07 11:04 AM   #1 
  - I don't necessarily agree.  Winebrat   Jan-07-07 11:13 AM   #2 
     - I don't necessarily disagree  Ezlivin   Jan-07-07 11:16 AM   #3 
     - Point well-taken  Winebrat   Jan-07-07 11:19 AM   #5 
     - The EV1 was a resounding success  Canuckistanian   Jan-07-07 11:42 AM   #10 
        - yesssss. gm is a crusher. this new "concept car" is perhaps just another hoaks.  dogindia   Jan-07-07 12:01 PM   #14 
           - Not so much a "hoax" as a "lost leader"  Canuckistanian   Jan-07-07 04:58 PM   #21 
              - such a good metaphor for the mistakes of our age...perhaps any age  dogindia   Jan-08-07 04:42 PM   #36 
                 - That was perfect.  Canuckistanian   Jan-08-07 11:29 PM   #38 
     - More FUD, and looking at the drivetrain design of the Volt, seems like a  lectrobyte   Jan-07-07 11:44 AM   #11 
     - Ugly "muscle car", IMHO. And TEENY WEENY windows will  kestrel91316   Jan-07-07 11:51 AM   #13 
     - It's only a "concept" car  JustABozoOnThisBus   Jan-08-07 06:01 AM   #25 
     - I agree.  Clark2008   Jan-08-07 06:21 AM   #27 
  - another thread on this  IDemo   Jan-07-07 11:18 AM   #4 
  - I heard about this on the radio this morning  PSPS   Jan-07-07 11:22 AM   #6 
  - actually, a backup generator  IDemo   Jan-07-07 11:31 AM   #8 
     - several hundred miles per gallon, just a few zillion $ in elec.  mopinko   Jan-07-07 03:18 PM   #17 
        - i have PV panels...  druidity33   Jan-07-07 04:46 PM   #19 
        - Have you ever checked into making your car electric yourself?  jilln   Jan-08-07 12:49 PM   #30 
        - Some of us have wind-generated electricity  jilln   Jan-08-07 12:48 PM   #29 
  - 30+ years late  EstimatedProphet   Jan-07-07 11:28 AM   #7 
  - stupid looking... remember ev1...we need a real power change....see url below  dogindia   Jan-07-07 11:31 AM   #9 
  - News Flash: GM reinvents wheel.  kestrel91316   Jan-07-07 11:50 AM   #12 
  - How many cars can we convert to pluggable?  A Simple Game   Jan-07-07 01:11 PM   #16 
  - 85% of all passenger miles are for commuting, so all of those  Dems Will Win   Jan-07-07 04:50 PM   #20 
  - I'd never heard that  jilln   Jan-08-07 12:52 PM   #31 
     - Big nukes, coal plants take 3 or more days to power up  Dems Will Win   Jan-08-07 06:16 PM   #37 
        - I guess I always thought the energy was just stored until someone used it  jilln   Jan-09-07 09:31 AM   #39 
           - Unfortunately, there is no practical way to store massive  Dems Will Win   Jan-09-07 09:35 AM   #40 
  - i saw a report that the grid can already handle it  LSK   Jan-08-07 01:17 PM   #35 
  - Plug In America!!  Canuckistanian   Jan-07-07 04:44 PM   #18 
  - There is a company based in California, I think, that sells upgrade kits for the Prius that makes it  w4rma   Jan-08-07 02:49 AM   #23 
  - Why is our culture so slow to make real innovation and solve real dangerous problems  dogindia   Jan-07-07 12:23 PM   #15 
  - It's a paradigm shift, my friend, WE are new paradigm and THEY are old  Dems Will Win   Jan-07-07 05:09 PM   #22 
  - Because our "culture" is thoroughly controlled by big business which,  greyhound1966   Jan-08-07 01:14 PM   #34 
  - 3 to 5 years to make a battery ready for production. Why do  B Calm   Jan-08-07 05:30 AM   #24 
  - Good - it doesn't look like a bubble OR an SUV.  Clark2008   Jan-08-07 06:19 AM   #26 
  - The techology exists to have long distance high performance  flamin lib   Jan-08-07 12:28 PM   #28 
  - This is where the success will come from: a person whose  coffeenap   Jan-08-07 01:02 PM   #32 
  - they dont need "high performance"  LSK   Jan-08-07 01:05 PM   #33 
     - This is at an auto show. Give me a break.  jmowreader   Jan-09-07 05:29 PM   #41 

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