NZ EV Podcast

NZ Electric Vehicle Podcast

A Podcast Hosted by Theo Gibson & Dee West

The NZ EV Podcast is the place to hear about Electric Vehicles in New Zealand. Also – solar power, ebikes, autonomous vehicles and sustainability.

EV enthusiast Dee West (solPR/ChargeNet) and EV converter and enthusiast Theo Gibson (EV Builders/Gibson Solutions Ltd) talk news, rumours and more.

 

NZ EV Podcast 49: NZ Hits 10,000 EV’s

This week Theo and Dee are back in the studio and catch up while talking the EV news. Well mainly catch up. We announce prize winners of our feedback competition, and we talk EV T2 trial coming to an end, 10,000 EV registration and Star Trek.

Show Links:

Tesla Model X owner says car ‘saved’ them after a plane crashed into his electric SUV: https://electrek.co/2018/09/20/tesla-model-x-owner-saved-them-plane-crash-electric-suv/
Porsche Drops Diesel: http://evtalk.co.nz/porsche-drops-diesel/
NZ’s 10,000th EV Celebrated: http://evtalk.co.nz/nzs-10000th-ev-celebrated/

NZ EV Podcast 48: The Real First 50 EV Conversions

This week Theo is back from his holiday in Samoa and talks through stats recently received from the LVVTA about EV Conversions in New Zealand. What number are you, where do you fit on the list?

 

Show Links:

Low Volume Vehicle Technical Association EV’s as at August 2018: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1_arSeI4qjx9nLG2pbQH7REZ61tPQWKwkx87kOHyIAvs/edit#gid=1505268801

LVVTA:  https://www.lvvta.org.nz/

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The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz

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NZ EV Podcast 47: Local & global newsbytes

NZ EV Podcast 47: Local & global newsbytes

Z Energy buys Flick Electric, NZ electric rubbish trucks, Unitech Quadbike unveiling at EV World 2018, Dee vents why she’s not a hydrogen fan, Fev Smart Vehicles & more. Please do send us your questions on our social channels or join us in the studio!

Show Links:

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The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz

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NZ EV Podcast 46: Let’s talk about Batteries

NZ EV Podcast 46: Let’s talk about Batteries

This week Theo and Dee talk to Sergio Baron a genuine genius. Sergio works in nanotech, particularly battery and storage technology. He’s a professor and entrepreneur. His company, Dynami Technology, has been all over the news in South America and is poised to be a massive force for good, as Argentina holds one of the world’s most significant sources of Lithium on the planet. You guessed it we are talking batteries.

Show Links:

Sergio Baron – https://www.linkedin.com/in/sergiobaron/
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The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz

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NZ EV Podcast 45: Formula SAE

NZ EV Podcast 45: Formula SAE

This week Theo and Dee talk with Lizzy Grant Team Leader of the University of Auckland Formula SAE racing team who attended this years EV World.

The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) hosts the annual Formula SAE-A event. It is a three-day international, student engineering competition centred on the design, construction and racing of an internal combustion or electric race car up to 610cc/80kW.

 

Show Links:

F:SAE:47 http://fsae.co.nz

University of Auckland Formula SAE Team https://www.facebook.com/UoAfsae

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The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz

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NZ EV Podcast 44: HaloIPT Wireless Vehicle Charging

NZ EV Podcast 44: HaloIPT Wireless Vehicle Charging

 

This week Theo talks with Grant Covic, an Auckland University Professor & co-founder of HaloIPT – a magnetic wireless EV charging system which is one of the most exciting spin-outs from UniServices. The University of Auckland’s commercialisation company technology has been taken up by UK companies including Rolls-Royce.

Show Links:

Going Wireless: https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/for/the-media/ourstories/going-wireless.html
Professor Grant Anthony Covic: https://unidirectory.auckland.ac.nz/profile/ga-covic
Qualcomm Halo: https://www.qualcomm.com/products/halo

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The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz

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NZ EV Podcast 43: The First 50

NZ EV Podcast 43: The First 50

A slightly shell-shocked Dee and Theo talk with Alan Miller EV Converter (First Featured on Episode 2 “Conversion Kings”) about EV Conversions and the heavy fleet predictions for New Zealand.

Show Links:

EV World 2018 9-11 August: https://www.conferenz.co.nz/events/evworld-nz-2018
NZ EV Podcast Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/NZEVPODCAST/
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The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz

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NZ EV Podcast 42: EV World 2018 on the Horizon

NZ EV Podcast 42: EV World 2018 on the Horizon

This week Dee and Theo are busy preparing for EV World 2018 which runs from the 9th-11th of August in Auckland. So we talk about what there is to look forward to and listen back to some of the highlights from last years EV World 2017. See you there.

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Show Links:

EV World 2018 – https://www.conferenz.co.nz/events/evworld-nz-2018

 

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The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz

NZ EV Podcast 41: EV Roam

This week Dee and Theo talk with Vanessa Wills from the AA (The Automobile Association) about the launch of EV Roam. EVRoam is a live database of New Zealand’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure. It collects real-time information from all safe and monitored public charge points around New Zealand, and freely distributes it.

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Show Links:

https://www.facebook.com/EVAAotearoa/
https://www.aa.co.nz/travel/time-and-distance-calculator/
https://www.nzta.govt.nz/planning-and-investment/planning/transport-planning/planning-for-electric-vehicles/evroam
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The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz

NZ EV Podcast 40: The Right to Repair – Part Deux

NZ EV Podcast 40: The Right to Repair – Part Deux

 

 

 

 

 

This week Theo and Dee catch up with tinkerer and engineer extraordinaire, Niall Darwin and get an update on his negotiations with Tesla about restoring charging to his Tesla he repaired, and Dee fills us in on her latest speaking event at a conference in Scotland.

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Niall Darwin – https://www.facebook.com/nialldarwin

The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz