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Articles by Nigel Morris

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A short history of electric vehicle evolution

A short history of electric vehicle evolution

Ted Dillard’s must read book about the history of electric motorcycles has captured a much wider and more profound story.

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25 years on, solar industry finds itself in midst of historic moment

25 years on, solar industry finds itself in midst of historic moment

Australia’s solar pioneers gather to mark 25 years in industry. “We set out to change the world and it is now unassailably and permanently changed.”

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What is seven times Zero? A highly-charged electric motorbike gathering

What is seven times Zero? A highly-charged electric motorbike gathering

The Kramer experiment – flying through the air on sweet winding roads on our Zeros, and our 100% electric motorbike trip.

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Electric motorcycling and the Kramer Experiment

Electric motorcycling and the Kramer Experiment

To celebrate the EV festival happening in Newcastle, our growing gang will jump on our Zero electric motorbikes and set out to push the boundaries of ev use yet again

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Have we massively underestimated the battery storage market?

Have we massively underestimated the battery storage market?

Newly released survey data suggests we may have dramatically underestimated the take up of battery storage in Australia.

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7 things NSW solar customers should consider as premium tariffs end

7 things NSW solar customers should consider as premium tariffs end

The good news: NSW homes and businesses can still get fantastic returns from solar. The less good news: the returns won’t be the same, and most meters will need to be changed.

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Electricity bills are soaring, and that must be good for solar

Electricity bills are soaring, and that must be good for solar

I had been lead to believe that prices were going to be flat or at worst increasing only slightly, so what on earth is going on?

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New electric motorcycling record set in Australia

New electric motorcycling record set in Australia

I upgraded to a Zero Motorcycle 2014 model and can unequivocally say that I do not expect to ever buy another petrol motorcycle.

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The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweet taste of low price is forgotten

The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweet taste of low price is forgotten

From solar systems to boots, there seems to be an ever widening gap between premium priced items and super cheap items and picking the difference is hard.

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Class Action mooted on NSW solar metering "scandal"

Class Action mooted on NSW solar metering “scandal”

The rapidly escalating outrage around the NSW solar metering scandal is growing by the day. The new meters are not even needed.

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Super-charged solar time travel: a brief history of solar and storage in Australia

Super-charged solar time travel: a brief history of solar and storage in Australia

Solar veteran and entrepreneur Nigel Morris expects to soon return to where he started, selling battery storage.