KevinSharpe
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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Thu Mar 08, 2012 9:31 am

731 miles from home :)

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Charlie's report on Day 3 - Saarbrucken, Germany to Endingen, Germany via Strasbourg, France http://www.zerocarbonworld.org/news/tes ... neva-day-3
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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Sat Mar 10, 2012 3:43 am

835 miles from home :D

Trip photos http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set= ... 736&type=3

Charlie's report on Day 4 - Endingen, Germany to Zurich, Switzerland http://www.zerocarbonworld.org/news/tes ... neva-day-4
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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Sat Mar 10, 2012 10:27 am

Nice write up Charlie - keep them coming.

KevinSharpe
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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Sun Mar 11, 2012 11:56 am

1018 miles from home :D

Trip photos http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set= ... 736&type=3

Charlie's report on Day 5 - Zurich, Switzerland to Geneva, Switzerland via Bern http://www.zerocarbonworld.org/news/tes ... neva-day-5
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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:09 am

1124 miles from home :D

Spending a couple of days in the French town of Besancon staying (and charging) at the Hotel Le Sauvage

Besancon has ~20 public parking spaces with 16A charging in one city centre car park today. By the end of the year it will have charging in all 10 city centre car parks.
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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:28 am

1464 miles from home :D

340 mile day with wonderful early afternoon coffee while the car charged on solar PV at gerber energie systeme

Staying (and charging) at the Victor’s Residenz-Hotel Saarbrücken
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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Sat Mar 17, 2012 3:57 am

1689 miles from home :D

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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Sat Mar 17, 2012 7:58 am

cool trip!
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KevinSharpe
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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Sun Mar 18, 2012 10:41 am

on our way home :(

We drove 144 miles from Genval to the Eurotunnel and crossed the English Channel

We then drove 15 miles to the Tesla HPC 'fast' Charging Station at the Ashford International Hotel for a charge while we ate our lunch :D

Just ~170 miles left to drive now...
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Re: Bath to Geneva and back - 1500 miles by EV

Mon Mar 19, 2012 1:19 pm

In total we travelled 1973 miles from Bath to Geneva and back (1018 outbound and 955 return). The whole trip was extremely simple and easy and I would encourage everyone to get out and road trip :D
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