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TactoTek and Lightworks Partner for Lighting Innovation for Vehicles

TactoTek and Lightworks Partner for Lighting Innovation for Vehicles

Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 3, 2020
Electrify America Investing in Solar Powered EV Charging Stations

Electrify America Investing in Solar Powered EV Charging Stations

Electrify America is investing $2 million in solar-powered electric vehicle charging stations in rural California that are not tied to the electrical grid. The investment will expand access to sustainable EV charging to drivers in rural areas, including the Central, Coachella, and Imperial Valleys.
External Company Press Release
Fischer Automotive and TactoTek Partner on Smart Surface Design

Fischer Automotive and TactoTek Partner on Smart Surface Design

TactoTek and fischer automotive announced that they have collaborated on a smart surface technology demonstrator to show examples of design innovation that fulfill market demands for integrating styling, electronic functions and manufacturability of smart surfaces at commercial scale.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 20, 2019
Portable electric vehicle charging station shows potential

Portable electric vehicle charging station shows potential

Sam Elliott, living in Texas, has a YouTube channel called Innovative Sustainable Solutions where he has recently been showing videos of his progress in creating a portable electric vehicle charging station.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 12, 2019
Airport shuttle bus thin-film PV roof system

Airport shuttle bus thin-film PV roof system

In November, Hanergy had signed a cooperation agreement with TAM-Europe Company, a subsidiary of China Hi-Tech Group Corporation to develop a new-energy shuttle bus.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 8, 2019
First commercial robotic charging for self-driving and electric fleets

First commercial robotic charging for self-driving and electric fleets

Electrify America announced an agreement with Stable Auto to deploy robotic charging solutions for self-driving vehicles in a pilot demonstration site in San Francisco, as both companies develop infrastructure solutions needed to deploy self-driving and electric vehicle fleets.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 22, 2019
Electric forecourt network announced for the UK

Electric forecourt network announced for the UK

GRIDSERVE has announced its plans to build a network of Electric Forecourts to be deployed across the UK, providing reasonably priced ultra-fast charging - most vehicles will be able to charge fully in less than 30 minutes - as well as customer facilities.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 6, 2019
Innovative electric car features full-surface solar integration

Innovative electric car features full-surface solar integration

Sono Motors unveiled the first images of the Sion's series design as part of a broad online release. The focus was placed on the full-surface incorporation of solar modules into the bodywork - one of the vehicle's unique features that have influenced its design.
Electric Vehicles Research
Dec 18, 2018
LeasePlan and Lightyear to deliver first solar lease car

LeasePlan and Lightyear to deliver first solar lease car

LeasePlan Netherlands will collaborate with Dutch scale-up Lightyear, the first company in the world to develop an electric solar car for consumers. LeasePlan Netherlands will become Lightyear's leasing partner for the Lightyear One, the first car produced by the company. The Pioneer Edition of the Lightyear One is expected to drive on Dutch roads in 2020.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 1, 2018
Kia and Hyundai reveal solar charging system

Kia and Hyundai reveal solar charging system

Kia Motors and Hyundai Motor have announced plans to introduce 'solar roof' charging technology on selected Hyundai Motor Group vehicles. Electricity-generating solar panels will be incorporated into the roof or the hood of vehicles, and will support internal combustion, hybrid and battery electric vehicles with additional electrical power, increasing fuel efficiency and range.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 3, 2020
Electrify America Investing in Solar Powered EV Charging Stations

Electrify America Investing in Solar Powered EV Charging Stations

Electrify America is investing $2 million in solar-powered electric vehicle charging stations in rural California that are not tied to the electrical grid. The investment will expand access to sustainable EV charging to drivers in rural areas, including the Central, Coachella, and Imperial Valleys.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 20, 2019
Portable electric vehicle charging station shows potential

Portable electric vehicle charging station shows potential

Sam Elliott, living in Texas, has a YouTube channel called Innovative Sustainable Solutions where he has recently been showing videos of his progress in creating a portable electric vehicle charging station.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 8, 2019
First commercial robotic charging for self-driving and electric fleets

First commercial robotic charging for self-driving and electric fleets

Electrify America announced an agreement with Stable Auto to deploy robotic charging solutions for self-driving vehicles in a pilot demonstration site in San Francisco, as both companies develop infrastructure solutions needed to deploy self-driving and electric vehicle fleets.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 6, 2019
Innovative electric car features full-surface solar integration

Innovative electric car features full-surface solar integration

Sono Motors unveiled the first images of the Sion's series design as part of a broad online release. The focus was placed on the full-surface incorporation of solar modules into the bodywork - one of the vehicle's unique features that have influenced its design.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 1, 2018
Kia and Hyundai reveal solar charging system

Kia and Hyundai reveal solar charging system

Kia Motors and Hyundai Motor have announced plans to introduce 'solar roof' charging technology on selected Hyundai Motor Group vehicles. Electricity-generating solar panels will be incorporated into the roof or the hood of vehicles, and will support internal combustion, hybrid and battery electric vehicles with additional electrical power, increasing fuel efficiency and range.
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