Our CEO visits Silicon Valley!

Our CEO visits Silicon Valley!

Hello Fēnix followers! I'm John Bysinger, the founder & CEO of Fēnix, I'm about to head to the airport to go visit Silicon Valley this weekend. I'll be presenting at the Silicon Valley Electric Auto Association meeting tomorrow, and will have some time between meetings to get out and meet some of you in person. I'm still working out the details of my schedule, but will be hunting for one or more good times and places to make myself available for in-person Q&A and to talk about the exciting future of Fēnix Power. Lots going on behind the scenes lately…
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Fēnix on CleanTechnica

Fēnix on CleanTechnica

This has been a great weekend for Fēnix! Thanks to a post on CleanTechnica Friday evening, we've enjoyed a huge flood of interest from their readers. And many of them decided to join us by placing their own reservation for LEAF battery solution and other products. We are very grateful for the exposure they've given us, and look forward to more conversations with the author Jennifer Sensiba as we progress. We also very much enjoyed the conversations we had with people who connected with us directly with questions and stories about their EV experiences. And saw quite a few international…
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Patreon Content?

Patreon Content?

We're going to be putting together some insider business news about Fēnix Power for our biggest fans, join us through Patreon to get insights into behind the scenes developments, early access to announcements and media showing what we've got going on. This is where we'll be telling the story of our journey turning out idea into the reality of making your cars better! We apologize for the content of this post not being super secret, we admit to being a bit of a tease here. But so many people have asked us to show what we're doing. When we're ready…
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Fēnix Power goes International

Fēnix Power goes International

Due to a high volume of interest from international customers for the Nissan LEAF battery pack replacement that we currently have in development, we have decided to open up reservations to countries outside of the United States and Canada. If you are in the U.S. or Canada, you should return to that product listing HERE. If you are interested in making a reservation outside of the U.S. or Canada, you can do so here: International Deposit for Nissan LEAF Battery Solution. Please read all of the below before placing an international deposit: For customers in other countries that are interested…
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Building a Startup

Building a Startup

Hello everyone! As the Founder of Fēnix Power, I thought I would take a moment to talk about what is going on behind the scenes here at Fēnix. I know many of you are excited about our progress, and we love sharing news with everyone, but unfortunately we can't share everything. Instead I thought I could provide some insight into what it takes to do what we're doing. A quick bit of history, it has now been 4 years since I first started building Fēnix, and 3 years since I made my first investor pitch with a business plan. I…
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Fēnix Power on TorqueNews!

Fēnix Power on TorqueNews!

We're thrilled with the latest article on Fēnix Power covering our latest announcement about our partnership with ChargeShare. Al Castro of the Sgt Al's Traffic Ticket Blog fame has written a very flattering article about us on TorqueNews! You can read his article here: Fenix Power and ChargeShare Make a Game Changing Alliance for BEV Batteries and Public Charging Options If you don't know who Al Castro is, and you're an auto enthusiast, EV enthusiast, enjoy informative information about law enforcement, or simply like having entertaining and informative posts in your feed, you really should follow him! His posts cover…
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ChargeShare and Fēnix  Form Partnership

ChargeShare and Fēnix Form Partnership

ChargeShare and Fēnix Power form an integrated partnership. Charlotte, NC | March 11, 2019 - Fēnix Power and ChargeShare effective immediately have agreed to a vertically integrated partnership to meet the needs of present and future customers. ChargeShare is a cutting edge electric vehicle charging network business with a first-of-its-kind crowdfunding platform enables EV and non-EV owners alike to be part of the electric vehicle revolution and profit from its success. Their existing and future charging network powered by renewable energy, technological advancements, and crowdfunding platform make them an ideal partner for Fēnix Power. Fēnix and ChargeShare are working towards…
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Our first 100!

Our first 100!

I just want to take a moment to thank each and every one of you who have placed a reservation. As of today, we have 100 reservations for our LEAF solution! While our early adopter reservation discount is now gone, we're still offering an 80% reduction on installation for people placing a deposit going forward. So the first 100 are SOLD OUT, but we're still taking reservations! This is a huge milestone for us, since we're in the middle of raising funding from accredited investors, two of their biggest asks from startups like us is to first, show real customer…
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A few words on modifying cars and their software in the US

One of the questions we get asked quite often is about the legality of modifying a car to install our solution.  In the US, aftermarket automotive suppliers have enjoyed more protections than in other countries for many years, however, cars have evolved beyond the standard definitions of those older rules.  For example, many cars have computers and software, and often multiple computers and a variety of software operating them.  Under the old rules and combined with modern software protection rules, where does this leave us? Well, the simplest way for us to work under the rules as they stood until…
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Fēnix reviewed by DaveinOlyWA

Dave Laur, a long-time Leaf advocate, a voice for EV in general and avid blogger has generously taken the time to get to know Fēnix and write about us.  We're painfully aware of how early we've made our Leaf announcement and the need for more details for our customers, but we had a great conversation with Dave and shared a bit more with him than we can with the public in general.  And his review and assessment of us looks quite fair and highlights some of the questions and hesitations we're seeing this early in the product release.  One thing…
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