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The number of electric cars will need to reach 600 million by 2040

The number of electric cars will need to reach 600 million by 2040

Jun 28, 2017 United States
Electric cars hey have a long way to go before reaching numbers capable of making a significant contribution to greenhouse gas emission reduction targets. In order to limit temperature increases to below 2°C by the end of the century, the number of electric cars will need to reach 600 million by 2040.
Driverless shuttle service

Driverless shuttle service

Jun 27, 2017 United States
The service will use two fully-automated, 15-passenger, all-electric shuttles manufactured by French firm NAVYA to transport students, faculty, and staff on a non-stop two-mile route.
Corvus Energy Inc secures financing to grow international business

Corvus Energy Inc secures financing to grow international business

Jun 26, 2017 Canada
Export Development Canada has announced the closing of a CAD $6.5M contract financing credit facility for Richmond, BC-based Corvus Energy Inc.
Emission-Free Electric Vehicle Prototype

Emission-Free Electric Vehicle Prototype

Jun 23, 2017
"The purpose of the "Adaptive City Mobility" project is the development of a complete, emission-free mobility concept for cities.
Ten-engine electric plane completes successful flight test

Ten-engine electric plane completes successful flight test

Jun 23, 2017 United States
Imagine a battery-powered plane that has 10 engines and can take off like a helicopter and fly efficiently like an aircraft
Launch of the Solecat 12 in New Zealand

Launch of the Solecat 12 in New Zealand

Jun 22, 2017 New Zealand
Together with their partner Naval DC, Soel Yachts puts their 11 years of solar electric naval architecture experience into the SoelCat 12, a fully sustainable vessel proven for saltwater operations.
Funding to develop robotic pilot for autonomous aircraft

Funding to develop robotic pilot for autonomous aircraft

Jun 22, 2017 United States
A drop-in robotic system to rapidly convert a variety of traditionally manned aircraft to robotically piloted, autonomous aircraft.
Cummins to introduce fully electrified powertrain in 2019

Cummins to introduce fully electrified powertrain in 2019

Jun 21, 2017 United States
During a teleconference Cummins Inc executives shared how the Company is positioned to lead in current and future technologies, including its core business, electrification, alternative fuels and power solutions, as well as in digital capabilities, data and analytics.
Inexpensive organic material gives safe batteries a longer life

Inexpensive organic material gives safe batteries a longer life

Jun 21, 2017 United States
Modern batteries power everything from cars to cell phones, but they are far from perfect - they catch fire, they perform poorly in cold weather and they have relatively short lifecycles, among other issues. Now researchers have described a new class of material that addresses many of those concerns.
Kar-Go autonomously delivers packages to your door

Kar-Go autonomously delivers packages to your door

Jun 21, 2017
Using a combination of advanced robotics and driver-less vehicle technology, Kar-Go removes up to 90% of the cost associated with the last mile of delivery.
Wireless charging of moving electric vehicles overcomes major hurdle

Wireless charging of moving electric vehicles overcomes major hurdle

Jun 20, 2017 United States
If electric cars could recharge while driving down a highway, it would virtually eliminate concerns about their range and lower their cost, perhaps making electricity the standard fuel for vehicles.
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Energy Independent Electric Vehicles: Reinventing their Wind Turbines

Energy Independent Electric Vehicles: Reinventing their Wind Turbines

Jun 19, 2017
Several organisations are working to improve the poor efficiency of a wind turbine on a boat, car, bus or similar vehicle.
Clean energy stored in electric vehicles to power buildings

Clean energy stored in electric vehicles to power buildings

Jun 19, 2017 United Kingdom
Stored energy from electric vehicles can be used to power large buildings - creating new possibilities for the future of smart, renewable energy - thanks to ground-breaking battery research.