Grimsby micro-generation specialist MyEnergi is to assist flip tv adventurer Charley Boorman even greener.
The journey author and entertainer is hooking up with the “very cool, younger and UK-based” pioneering renewable-focused enterprise after his newest two-wheel problem with A-list actor Ewan McGregor.
The Lengthy Method Up has seen him cowl 13,000 miles throughout 13 international locations in 102 days – on an electrical Harley Davidson.
MyEnergi’s flagship product is the Zappi EV charger, however they’re taking Boorman additional than his head-turning LiveWire bike.
Writing in his weblog, he mentioned: “This expertise of using purely on electrical energy has been fairly transformative for me and so I’ve determined to group up with UK-based inexperienced vitality enterprise MyEnergi who innovate and manufacture revolutionary inexperienced vitality merchandise from Nice Britain.
“I’m going on a inexperienced journey with them to steadily switch my own residence and automobiles to utilizing cleaner and greener vitality.”
Boorman seems on The One Present on Monday (September 14) night to speak by way of his newest problem, which featured 16 border crossings from Ushuaia on the tip of South America to Los Angeles.
“Ever for the reason that Lengthy Method Down it has been a dream of ours to journey by way of these epic terrains however this time it was made much more difficult by the very fact we wished the expedition to discover the chances of the newly rising electrical motorbike style and the long run intention of extra sustainable journey,” he mentioned. “We selected to make use of leading edge expertise using on prototype electrical Harley Davidson LiveWire’s supported by electrical Rivian 4×4′s.”
MyEnergi is halfway by way of its personal journey too, because it strikes from Binbrook to a purpose-built new headquarters and production facility at Stallingborough. Having skilled robust development lately it has briefly arrange on the former Wickes web site on Alexandra Retail Park, Grimsby.
Jordan Brompton, gross sales director at MyEnergi, mentioned: “The inexperienced group at MyEnergi are so excited to be partnering with Charley to assist gas his curiosity for a extra sustainable future. “After his epic electrical journey we really feel we’re the proper match to assist him on his private journey to an electrical eco way of life.”
It’s no stranger to the small display, with actor and EV evangelist Robert Llewellyn, of Purple Dwarf fame, a powerful ambassador by way of his personal Totally Charged YouTube channel. He and Mrs Brompton shared the stage, and ferry to, a serious Scottish EV occasion, and he filmed an episode starring MyEnergi’s Zappi there after which.
Boorman plans to blog his home journey, with practically 100,000 followers on Twitter and greater than 60,000 on Instagram.
Apple TV+ will show Long Way Up from September 18.