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by SeanNugent
Sun Jan 10, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Kia e-Niro
Topic: Home wall box recommendations?
Replies: 4
Views: 634

Re: Home wall box recommendations?

Your next step is to look at your electricity supplier. Do you have smart meters, can you get smart meters. I charge at 5p/unit overnight with a daily rate of 13 or so - so fairly normal during the day and 4 hours at 5p/night. There are other options available - but they all require SMETS2 or in som...
by SeanNugent
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:31 am
Forum: Main Kia Niro chat
Topic: My landline numbers ?
Replies: 2
Views: 589

Re: My landline numbers ?

The Niro doesn't have a phone
by SeanNugent
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:26 am
Forum: Main Kia Niro chat
Topic: My landline numbers ?
Replies: 2
Views: 589

Re: My landline numbers ?

Yup - just run a set of wires out to the car, pass them through the window and put the phone on the passenger seat

Might make driving around a bit difficult though
by SeanNugent
Tue Dec 08, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: Kia e-Niro
Topic: Home wall box recommendations?
Replies: 4
Views: 634

Re: Home wall box recommendations?

Depends on how much you want to pay, and what else you have, Just not a rolec, at lest not without changing some of the internal parts Things to consider. 1. Err indoors "that doesn't look very nice" 2. Price 3. Solar Power 4. House Batteries 5. 1 phase or 3 phase 6. What sort of driving you do, mil...
by SeanNugent
Sat Nov 07, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: PHEV2 & Economy 7
Replies: 6
Views: 1501

Re: PHEV2 & Economy 7

Something like Octopus Go would surely be a better idea that that E7 rate. 4 hours @ 5p / unit (00:30-04:30) 20 hours @ normal rate You can set your car to charge at the low rate (and washing machines / dishwashers) which should generally be enough depending on what rate you can charge at and how bi...