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  1. electric vs gas cost spreadheet, or is this charging station cheaper then gas?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    The nice thing about the volt is the flexibility, electric and gas. When there's a free (or cheap) charging station, it's a no brainer, charge up your car. But what if it isn't free (or close to what you pay at home)? How many times have you seen a charging station (chargepoint is the big...
  2. New (used) VOLT owner

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    Just want to say hi to everyone and thank everyone who has posted here. Helped me already a lot to understand my VOLT. Which is a used 2012 I own since a month. So far one of my best cars I ever owned. But that is probably nothing new to you. Living in the NoVA area the car is great. I am...
  3. Northern California PG&E submeter problem--Any solution?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    I live in Northern California and charge my Volt subject to the hated PG&E tier system. According to the published rules the baseline tier is something like 70% of total average usage. This is the 12cent/kWhr rate that makes electric car use so much cheaper than gas. However if you move up the...
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