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Econogics Products and Services
Electric Vehicles Consulting (on and off-road) |
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Consulting
In 2011, Nissan and Mitsubishi started putting their advanced battery electric cars on sale in North America. Today, plug-in vehicles are on the brink of going mainstream, and are a key technology to enable us to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions dramatically. Organizations should be determining how they will utilize these vehicles to reduce operating costs, meet corporate emissions targets, reduce vulnerability to refined oil products price volatility and supply disruptions, and drive their message to their clients and the public by getting these vehicles into their fleets - on-road and off-road.
If you don't know where to get started, we do. We don't represent any brand of plug-in vehicle or charging systems. We work for you, not a vendor.With over 30 years of real-life, hands-on experience with electric vehicles on-road and off, we can help you plan an optimal approach to embracing plug-in vehicles. Based on your needs, we can determine which plug-in vehicles can get the job done for you, and create a successful implementation with services like:
In the meantime, we can also guide you regarding options that are available today that can meet many of your existing transportation needs. Did you know that electric versions of buses, Class 8 road tractors and utility vehicles are already available for sale? How about electric boats, including ferries? Electric aircraft are an emerging technology. Did you know that the U.S. Navy has been using electric ground vehicles for decades, or that the Canadian Department of National Defence has used EVs? Including a Canadian-made small EV which could be driven into a passenger elevator and driven indoors to pick-up and deliver equipment, and then driven into the field to support operations. If you have a transportation requirement, and a commitment to good environmental citizenship, then we can likely find a clean-air transportation solution to meet your needs.
We drive the talk. We have and use several plug-in vehicles, and have for decades. Clean air, zero-emissions, environmentally beneficial absolutely, and cost-effective too, if you know what you are doing. Save by learning from our experience, including hybrids and biofuels. If you want to learn a lot about clean electric drive for free, start here. If you want our guidance regarding your fleet, from line-trimmers to trucks, contact us for additional help tailored to your situation.
Here are some pieces written by our company President related
to electric vehicle technology.
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It took years before we found a product made by someone else that impressed us so much that we decided to sell it. That's what happened with Soneil battery chargers. We aren't just a distributor, we were a customer first, and still are. We couldn't sell to you if we weren't first sold ourselves on this product, and we are. Our first Soneil charger got us an extra two seasons out of the traction pack in our electric tractor we simply would not have had with the OEM charger in the tractor.
The Soneil chargers are intelligent, compact and affordable chargers, available for lead-acid batteries in 6, 12, 24, 36, 48 and 72-volt versions, and several models for the most common voltages. If you are tired of replacing your batteries because they have died prematurely at the hands of a dumb charger, we recommend investing in a Soneil smart charger, and getting more life out of your batteries. Soneil battery charger information ==>
If rising energy bills are affecting your household budget or corporate bottom-line, and it's time to do something about it, we can help. We know a lot about reducing energy consumption and related costs. We're so sure we can help, we even provide a lot of good information on the subject on our website for free.
We are contemplating providing this service again, now that there is more consumer interest in reducing energy bills and reducing personal greenhouse gas emissions (while also making your personal space more comfortable and attractive). We made them about a decade ago, but interest faded over time. If you are interested in making your own rather than purchasing from us, we also provide more window insulation information here ==>
We no longer offer these. We developed these as a minimally-intrusive, easy-up and easy-down solution to reducing summer solar heat gain. We're extremely happy with ours, and a few other people have expressed interest, so we still present information on how to make your own. More window shading information here ==>
If those valuable tips leave you looking for more savings, contact us for additional help tailored to your situation. If your concern is more about security of supply or sustainability than immediate cost savings, we can guide you on that as well.
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Econogics, Inc. is a small business, intentionally. Our focus is on providing quality solutions to our clients, which means we cannot afford to over-extend our resources. We won't hire just anybody, our people are special to us. Our base of operations is in Canada's national capital region, but we will work anywhere in Canada or the United States. We are not cheap, but we are worth every penny you'll pay us, and more. As our President is fond of saying, "Good solutions may be expensive, but bad solutions cost even more."
In simple terms, our product is economical, practical solutions to your problems. We have expertise in helping our corporate clients in the following areas.
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How can we help you?
Comments are always welcome. Send an e-mail to the President
Telephone: (613) 784-0655
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