Posts tagged with Volkswagen

  1. Running evcc in our second home with Fronius

    2023-11-21 08:39:00 UTC

    After setting up evcc in our primary home, we wanted to do the same in our holiday home. The photovoltaic (PV) system there was installed by the home’s previous owner, and includes a Fronius Symo GEN24 inverter, a Fronius Smart Meter and a BYD battery. The other components are the…

  2. Running evcc on Synology with Huawei, go-e and VW

    2023-11-10 20:27:00 UTC

    Today we’ll continue with the topic of solar charging, or in other words how we optimized our photovoltaic (PV) system and electric car charging station (wallbox) to make best use of our solar power.  A previous post already outlines why we choose the open-source software evcc for this optimization, now…

  3. Comparing evcc and the go-e Controller for solar charging

    2023-11-06 13:58:00 UTC

    This year we replaced both our cars with electric vehicles, an Volkswagen ID.Buzz and an ID.4.  As everyone is probably aware, costs of electricity have been rising steeply recently, and are much higher than what is paid for the surplus of our photovoltaic (PV) system. Therefore, we wanted to optimize…