Condo Wants to Unplug Volt Owner

Condo board wants Chevy Volt owner to install his own meter at a cost of $3,000CAD.

Published: 30-Jan-2012

An Ottawa man is fighting the board of the condominium complex where he lives because it does not want him charging his electric car on other residents' dimes.

The board's president has told condo owner Mike Nemat that an outlet he has used to charge his car will be disconnected.

At a condo, all tenants share the electricity bill, but Nemat argues his Chevy Volt costs only about a dollar per night to recharge.


Chevrolet Volt retails for US$40,280 before tax incentives

Company has delivered total of 550 demo units to dealers in move to raise awareness of the electric hybrid.

GM worker helps complete assembly of Chevrolet Volt electric hybrid.

About 16,000 Volts will be built this year and 60,000 in 2012, according to GM, as it prepares for possibility of $120 oil prices.

Workers assemble Chevrolet Volt at Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant.

Prior to shut-down of Detroit-Hamtramck plant for equipment upgrades during month of June 2011, some 3,300 Chevrolet Volts will be have been produced


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