Category Archives: Review

Charge at Holiday Inn Vanderbilt sucessful – eventually

On Thursday the 13th  I left home after an earlier trip to Green Hills. (We had eaten at Zoe’s in Green Hills and were given number 13 while we waited on our food). The LEAF’s charge level was too low … Continue reading

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Goodlettsville Library adds ChargePoint Level 1 and Level 2 EV chargers

Goodlettsville is one of the first communities in Tennessee to install public access Electric Vehicle (EV) charging. The new library which opened in July 2011 was selected to receive two ChargePoint EV charging points. Each of the pedestals is capable … Continue reading

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Nissan LEAF – The Bad

I’m very pleased with my Nissan LEAF, however nothing is perfect. Here are some of the most glaring issues I’ve found to date. 1. No Spare Tire. Nissan provide a ‘fix-a-flat’ instead. Clearly this is a space and weight saving … Continue reading

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Nissan LEAF – The Good

Here I’ll list the things that are features I really appreciate or am pleasantly surprised to find out as I learn to drive this vehicle. I’ll keep adding to the list as I become familiar with all the cars features, … Continue reading

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Public Car Chargers Thin on the Ground in Nashville TN

Blink Operations center have sent me my Blink membership card and access to their nationwide network. That was quick, the charger was only was installed two days ago. I thought I’d look to see how many charging stations are available … Continue reading

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Nissan LEAF Test Drive

On March 26th 2011 Nissan held a test drive event for their all electric car, the Nissan LEAF at Franklin TN. The Event This was a source of disappointment. Nissan set up a series of tents on the Parking lot … Continue reading

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