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Robot EV water craft tackles oil spills

Robot EV water craft tackles oil spills

Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 30, 2010
ACG's bodywork investigated as a storage battery for future cars

ACG's bodywork investigated as a storage battery for future cars

Advanced Composites Group Ltd (ACG), part of the Composites Division of Umeco plc, is engaged in a €3.4 million project with scientists to develop a new composite material which could revolutionise car design and manufacturing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 27, 2010
THINK enters France in unique EV distribution partnership with MOBIVIA

THINK enters France in unique EV distribution partnership with MOBIVIA

Scandinavian electric vehicle (EV) maker, THINK, has announced its entry into the French market through a partnership with MOBIVIA Group
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 26, 2010
Recent advances in lithium ion battery chemistry

Recent advances in lithium ion battery chemistry

Progress is now rapid in improving lithium rechargeable batteries known as lithium ion. Some are counterintuitive and a big surprise.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 25, 2010
Fuel cells in electric vehicles now

Fuel cells in electric vehicles now

The Fuel Cell Burgman takes the next step towards offering cleaner, more efficient motorcycles in a practical and accessible form with the potential to significantly reduce emissions around the world.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 24, 2010
New grouping and support for China's EVs

New grouping and support for China's EVs

China's 16 centrally-managed State-owned Enterprises (SOEs) has recently formed an association to assist development of electric cars.
External Company Press Release
Pressurex pressure indicating sensor film

Pressurex pressure indicating sensor film

Pressurex pressure indicating sensor film increases bond strength and reduces defects in ultrasonic welding of batteries.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 23, 2010
Progress towards fast charging

Progress towards fast charging

Most of the pure electric on-road vehicles becoming available in the next few years will have only 100 miles range.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 22, 2010
Low carbon vehicle technology project

Low carbon vehicle technology project

Project set to ensure Britain's place at the heart of the next industrial revolution - in low carbon transportation.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 20, 2010
All charged up

All charged up

Ability to recharge rapidly could make electric cars more acceptable to consumers, says MIT student team.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 19, 2010
North America's first public-use quick-charge station for evs

North America's first public-use quick-charge station for evs

Electric vehicles can charge up in 20 to 30 minutes.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 18, 2010
Tanfield Smith Electric Vehicles consolidates for growth

Tanfield Smith Electric Vehicles consolidates for growth

The board of electric vehicle company Tanfield has signed a non-binding agreement to consolidate its UK and US electric vehicle businesses, Smith Electric Vehicles UK and Smith Electric Vehicles US. Its US arm, SEVUS, also plans to float on the Nasdaq stock exchange as early as the first half of 2011, Tanfield said.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 17, 2010
Enthusiasm for first land, water and air electric vehicle event

Enthusiasm for first land, water and air electric vehicle event

BAE Systems has just agreed to speak at IDTechEx event "Future of Electric Vehicles" in San Jose December 7-8.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 16, 2010
The future of electric aircraft

The future of electric aircraft

It can only fly for 15 minutes but it is a breakthrough all the same. Improved batteries have finally made a manned electric helicopter a reality.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2010
Tesla & Toyota formalize agreement to develop electric version of RAV4

Tesla & Toyota formalize agreement to develop electric version of RAV4

TESLA MOTORS, INC. (Tesla) and TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) have signed an agreement to initiate the development of an electric version of the RAV4 as announced in May of this year by Elon Musk and Akio Toyoda.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 12, 2010
Coulomb's 1st ChargePoint America EV charging stations

Coulomb's 1st ChargePoint America EV charging stations

Coulomb Technologies unveils first ChargePoint America Electric Vehicle charging stations in San Jose, California
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 11, 2010
Hybrid and pure electric tugboats

Hybrid and pure electric tugboats

In 2008, GE and the C-MAR Group partnered to develop new hybrid technology for tugboats.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 10, 2010
First night flight ever by a solar plane

First night flight ever by a solar plane

For more than 26 hours, André Borschberg expertly piloted the aircraft with its 64 meter wingspan. The plane was up in the air for the whole day, then through the entire night, flying solely on solar energy.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 9, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part six

Electric vehicles in India - Part six

Hero Electric, the leading Indian electric bike and scooter manufacturer, made over 70,000 e-bikes in 2009.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 6, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part five

Electric vehicles in India - Part five

About one million cycle rickshaws ply the Indian roads carrying about 3-4 billion passenger-km/year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 30, 2010
ACG's bodywork investigated as a storage battery for future cars

ACG's bodywork investigated as a storage battery for future cars

Advanced Composites Group Ltd (ACG), part of the Composites Division of Umeco plc, is engaged in a €3.4 million project with scientists to develop a new composite material which could revolutionise car design and manufacturing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 26, 2010
Recent advances in lithium ion battery chemistry

Recent advances in lithium ion battery chemistry

Progress is now rapid in improving lithium rechargeable batteries known as lithium ion. Some are counterintuitive and a big surprise.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 24, 2010
New grouping and support for China's EVs

New grouping and support for China's EVs

China's 16 centrally-managed State-owned Enterprises (SOEs) has recently formed an association to assist development of electric cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 23, 2010
Progress towards fast charging

Progress towards fast charging

Most of the pure electric on-road vehicles becoming available in the next few years will have only 100 miles range.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 20, 2010
All charged up

All charged up

Ability to recharge rapidly could make electric cars more acceptable to consumers, says MIT student team.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 18, 2010
Tanfield Smith Electric Vehicles consolidates for growth

Tanfield Smith Electric Vehicles consolidates for growth

The board of electric vehicle company Tanfield has signed a non-binding agreement to consolidate its UK and US electric vehicle businesses, Smith Electric Vehicles UK and Smith Electric Vehicles US. Its US arm, SEVUS, also plans to float on the Nasdaq stock exchange as early as the first half of 2011, Tanfield said.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 16, 2010
The future of electric aircraft

The future of electric aircraft

It can only fly for 15 minutes but it is a breakthrough all the same. Improved batteries have finally made a manned electric helicopter a reality.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 12, 2010
Coulomb's 1st ChargePoint America EV charging stations

Coulomb's 1st ChargePoint America EV charging stations

Coulomb Technologies unveils first ChargePoint America Electric Vehicle charging stations in San Jose, California
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 10, 2010
First night flight ever by a solar plane

First night flight ever by a solar plane

For more than 26 hours, André Borschberg expertly piloted the aircraft with its 64 meter wingspan. The plane was up in the air for the whole day, then through the entire night, flying solely on solar energy.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 6, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part five

Electric vehicles in India - Part five

About one million cycle rickshaws ply the Indian roads carrying about 3-4 billion passenger-km/year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 27, 2010
THINK enters France in unique EV distribution partnership with MOBIVIA

THINK enters France in unique EV distribution partnership with MOBIVIA

Scandinavian electric vehicle (EV) maker, THINK, has announced its entry into the French market through a partnership with MOBIVIA Group
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 25, 2010
Fuel cells in electric vehicles now

Fuel cells in electric vehicles now

The Fuel Cell Burgman takes the next step towards offering cleaner, more efficient motorcycles in a practical and accessible form with the potential to significantly reduce emissions around the world.
External Company Press Release
Pressurex pressure indicating sensor film

Pressurex pressure indicating sensor film

Pressurex pressure indicating sensor film increases bond strength and reduces defects in ultrasonic welding of batteries.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 22, 2010
Low carbon vehicle technology project

Low carbon vehicle technology project

Project set to ensure Britain's place at the heart of the next industrial revolution - in low carbon transportation.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 19, 2010
North America's first public-use quick-charge station for evs

North America's first public-use quick-charge station for evs

Electric vehicles can charge up in 20 to 30 minutes.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 17, 2010
Enthusiasm for first land, water and air electric vehicle event

Enthusiasm for first land, water and air electric vehicle event

BAE Systems has just agreed to speak at IDTechEx event "Future of Electric Vehicles" in San Jose December 7-8.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2010
Tesla & Toyota formalize agreement to develop electric version of RAV4

Tesla & Toyota formalize agreement to develop electric version of RAV4

TESLA MOTORS, INC. (Tesla) and TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) have signed an agreement to initiate the development of an electric version of the RAV4 as announced in May of this year by Elon Musk and Akio Toyoda.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 11, 2010
Hybrid and pure electric tugboats

Hybrid and pure electric tugboats

In 2008, GE and the C-MAR Group partnered to develop new hybrid technology for tugboats.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 9, 2010
Electric vehicles in India - Part six

Electric vehicles in India - Part six

Hero Electric, the leading Indian electric bike and scooter manufacturer, made over 70,000 e-bikes in 2009.
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