electric vehicle myths

13 Electric Vehicle Myths Busted

Electric vehicles (EV) have come a long way in the last few years, so more and more people are seeing them as a viable alternative to conventional petrol or diesel cars and vans, hence the 141,000 plug-in cars and vans …

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Councils install EV chargepoints with Joju

As the electric vehicle market begins to take off, more chargepoints are needed in public locations so that drivers can charge when away from the home. Local councils are therefore providing EV chargepoints in public locations such as car parks,…

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Bringing Solar Energy to a School in Kenya

When Oxford based charity, the Kalinda Foundation, got in touch to see if we could help bring solar to a school in Kenya, of course we said yes!  Ricard Aiguabella presents the first of a series of guest blogs on…

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The Future of Distributed Energy in 2018

In our latest blog, we look ahead to see what the 2018 holds for the distributed energy technology sector. Looking back at 2017 – a year of change It’s fair to say 2017 was a year of phenomenal change within…

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Running an Electric Car on Solar Energy

One of the most common questions we are asked is: can I run my car on solar energy?  It seems to be the logical next step for electric vehicle owners to want to power their cars in the cleanest way…

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Becoming A Sustainable Solar Business

We know we’re doing a good thing by putting up solar panels.  Saving CO2, and mitigating climate change is why we do what we do.  But is it enough? Are we a sustainable business? When you work in a solar…

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Community Energy Champions!

The team here at Joju are delighted to have been awarded the prize for “Best Use of Solar in a Community Energy Project” at the Solar Power Portal Awards 2017.  These awards are the most prestigious in the solar industry,…

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Cooperative Energy revolution in the Black Forest

Why would a cooperative energy supplier from the Black Forest in Southern Germany sue the European Commission for the building of a nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point C? Our 2017 intern from Germany, Fridolin Dorwarth explains. The founding of…

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ev charging, ev chargepoint, tesla, battery storage, electric car, mecedes

Battery Storage and Electric Vehicle Policy Announcements

Last week saw two major policy announcements with major impacts on the way we manage our electricity networks, generate and consume electricity, and use transport. The Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy released its Smart Systems and Flexibility plan…

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Three is the magic number!

Joju have been nominated three times at this year’s Solar Power Portal Awards Well, awards season is upon us again, and it’s been another great year for Joju Solar.  The Solar Power Portal Awards are recognized as the leading solar…

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