Type: Posts; User: Spike
Posted by Spike, 16-10-19
Thanks for the update Marc, as you may recall we had our SMETS2 install (in Leeds) in early April. It has never worked, despite the hub being changed after a couple of months. If these new meters are...14 Replies506 Views
Posted by Spike, 23-07-19
Heard back from 'the team' this morning. Apparently, because I'm "from t'North", my IHD and everyone else up here on all other SMETS2 platforms have non-working IHDs and will do so until end of...80 Replies4,351 Views
Posted by Spike, 22-07-19
Thanks Marc. Yes I saw the post about IHD issues already. I think this problem is back-office system related tbh.80 Replies4,351 Views
Posted by Spike, 19-07-19
Thought I'd offer a bit of an update. So the Magnum utilities engineer came out on 4th July to sort the issues which were apparent during first installation back in April. He changed the Hub on the...80 Replies4,351 Views
Posted by Spike, 24-06-19
As an update for Marc and others following this thread, I received a call from Magnum last week to arrange for an engineer to come and fit a replacement SMETS2 gas meter which will hopefully...80 Replies4,351 Views
Posted by Spike, 15-06-19
They really are poor on the comms. I was working away last week, so told them not to arrange anything for week of 3rd June. This was repeated back and confirmed. No mention of 28th anywhere. There...80 Replies4,351 Views
Posted by Spike, 13-06-19
Further update on my SMETS2 situation - I had a phone call from Magnum 23rd/24th May to say they were aware of my situation and someone would be in touch to sort it out. I've heard nothing since. It...80 Replies4,351 Views
Posted by Spike, 10-05-19Thread: How can Pure Planet encourage adoption of electric vehicles and support our Members who already own EVs?
Hi Marc, I know the question was to another user, but I also keep and eye on the Grid Carbon intensity using an app links for apple or android from gridcarbon.info.
On my iPhone, it produces an...110 Replies15,620 Views
Posted by Spike, 10-05-19
So, two weeks has elapsed since I asked the team to get Magnum to carry out the site investigation. I had confirmation from the Pure team this has been done. I have not heard a thing from Magnum so...80 Replies4,351 Views
Posted by Spike, 05-05-19
I'd like to offer some feedback on the Smart Meter experience thus far.. It's been pretty disappointing to be honest. Our SMETS2 meters were installed a month ago, on April 4th. The engineer arrived...80 Replies4,351 Views
Posted by Spike, 08-03-19Thread: Random Ideas
I would prefer an account credit for referrals rather than vouchers. I was with Bulb before I joined Pure and they put a credit against your energy bill for both referrer and new customer. I think...13 Replies1,187 Views
Posted by Spike, 08-03-19
I'm pleased to say I had a call from the installation company to book in my SMETS2 smart meter installation in the first week of April. Looking forward to being part of this trial and to see how Pure...24 Replies4,120 Views
Posted by Spike, 25-02-19Thread: Electric vehicles
Troopy, I live in West Yorkshire too and we take our EV all over the dales and pennines without issue. In fact, EVs have more power available and instant torque from standstill which you don't get in...5 Replies648 Views
Posted by Spike, 25-02-19
Hi! We're on our second ZOE now..
There are a couple of things it is helpful to be sure you have when you collect the car, or chase up once you have it!
1- The SD card with the Maps has been...5 Replies860 Views
Posted by Spike, 24-02-19Thread: How can Pure Planet encourage adoption of electric vehicles and support our Members who already own EVs?
It's worth looking a what other suppliers are doing in this area at the moment.. Octopus have gained a reasonable number of new EV owning customers by offering a low price (5p) per unit for four...110 Replies15,620 Views
Posted by Spike, 06-02-19
Replacement batteries is a myth, possibly first started on Top Gear? There are EVs out there which have done hundreds of thousands of miles with very little battery degradation. Batteries are lasting...7 Replies1,082 Views
Posted by Spike, 03-02-19
Thanks for the update Marc. Still very keen to take part in this and also to hear more about PurePlanet’s plans for variable time pricing. As an EV driver, am interested in tariffs like Octopus’s Go...899 Replies81,089 Views
Posted by Spike, 28-01-19
I’m very keen to be part of this roll-out ASAP:). Leeds area. Thanks899 Replies81,089 Views