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  1. Hack charging of Volt Battery?

    Li-Ion Battery, Charging, Mgmt System - Chevy Volt
    I am adding solar panels to roof of my 2013 and want to charge the battery while parked in sun. I know this is not economical or practical (I have had solar DIY on my two Prisus since 2007). But it is an eye catcher and conversation starter. I have the full size original VOLT decals covering...
  2. Advice Requested: Portable Solar Power Charging System for Volt

    Care, Maintenance & Service - Gen2 Volt
    My daily commute is really short, and, as a result, I use only around 1.2 kWh of power maximum a day from the high voltage battery on my Volt. The power in the area I live comes from coal plants, and I've been looking for a way to reduce the emissions footprint of my volt (regardless of...