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 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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Show Links:

NZ EV Podcast Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/NZEVPODCAST/
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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

NZ EV Podcast 39: The Electric Vehicle Association of Aotearoa

NZ EV Podcast 39: The Electric Vehicle Association of Aotearoa

This week Dee is away speaking at a conference in Scotland. Theo talks with guests comedian Te Radar and  EV Enthusiast Justin Boyd about autonomous electric battle droid tractors and the new Electric Vehicle Association of Aotearoa. If you own EV sign up to the Electric Vehicle Association of Aotearoa today.

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Show Links:

EVA Aotearoa – https://www.facebook.com/EVAAotearoa/
Autonomous Tractors/Future Farming – http://www.bigag.com/topics/equipment/autonomous-tractors-future-farming/
Te Radar: http://www.radarswebsite.com/

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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 38: Come Fly With Me

NZ EV Podcast 38: Come Fly With Me

This week Theo and Dee talk EV aviation. Is electric commercial flight possible? If so when will it land? Theo and Dee talk with specialist Dr Rod Badcock from the Robinson Research Institute in Wellington. The Robinson Research Institute was awarded $6.3 million by the government’s Endeavour Fund late last year (2017) to research hybrid-electric passenger planes. New Zealand is more in the game than you would at first think.

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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 EV Charge Centre.

 

NZ EV Podcast 37: The History of Autonomous Vehicles

NZ EV Podcast 37: The History of Autonomous Vehicles

This week Theo and Dee talk News. Why are we rapidly approaching an autonomous vehicle future, where did it all start? An EV beats the Pikes Peak record. Tesla Opens New Store in Auckland, Kona EV selling like hot cakes around the world and more.

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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 EV Charge Centre.

 

NZ EV Podcast 36: The Right to Repair

This week Theo is away working on his new startup, so Dee talks with tinkerer and engineer extraordinaire, Niall Darwin about everything from the right to repair, to heavy vehicle conversions.

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Niall Darwin – Facebook

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 EV Charge Centre.

NZ EV Podcast 35: Electric Trucks on the Horizon

NZ EV Podcast 35: Electric Trucks on the Horizon

 

 

 

 

This week Theo and Dee do their best to stay on topic and talk electric trucks with EV enthusiast, truck driver and regular listener Adam Metalbob. Will NZ embrace a heavy electric fleet? Theo, Dee and Adam talk about the pros and cons and somehow get on to Nissan Leaf Body Kits, Mexican air suspension and baby seals. Just a usual day in the studio for the NZ EV Podcast.

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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 EV Charge Centre.