EVs and Fuel Cells - Articles, Stories & Interviews
The five participating companies were selected through a multistage competitive evaluation and are focused on advancing novel utility grid or electric vehicle charging technologies – the areas of focus identified for this cohort.
The battery pack cost of $100/kWh is a primary target for Tesla. To achieve this, the company must solve one of the world's most demanding technology challenges – and it is how to increase the volumetric energy density of battery cells while slashing production costs.
Apart from government initiatives, proactive participation of the private sector will play a vital role in the growth of the electric vehicle market. Recently, German auto giant Volkswagen announced ambitious plans to electrify the car market.
The current trials and tribulations faced by the motor sector have been well documented and it’s perhaps here where the real reasons for the Model 3’s impressive August SMMT figures lie.
In this feature, Dr Doron Myersdorf, CEO of StoreDot, explores how AI might just hold the key to solving these issues, and the potential of this approach for the future of energy storage and EVs.
The electric vehicle market is performing better than ever before, averaging over 4,000 new registrations per month in 2017.
We saw that by combining EV charging and solar production into one integrated solution, we could improve the way energy is produced and consumed. In addition, it made sense to embed an EV charger in an inverter as both verticals share similar customers.
EVs and Fuel Cells - Featured Stories
-SunPower will continue as the leading North American distributed generation, storage and energy services company. -Newly-formed Maxeon Solar will be the leading global technology innovator, manufacturer and marketer of premium solar panels.
The ESNA Innovation Award winners were selected from the most geographically and technologically diverse group of Innovation Project Award nominates to date through a public, online voting process that received over 2,500 votes across three categories.
Portugal takes a step closer to commercial wave energy using the technical capability of AW-Energy's WaveRoller® to power up electricity for local homes.
"At this phase of the installation, we are collecting data 24/7 to monitor the performance of the device using motion, pressure and strain gauge sensors that are engineered in to its panel, foundation and bearings,” said Christopher Ridgewell, CEO of AW-Energy Oy.
EVs and Fuel Cells - News Headlines
-Overall plant expansion brings $800 million investment, 1,000 jobs -VW plans to expand body shop by 564,000 square feet -Volkswagen also announces new battery pack assembly facility
In regular operation, e-fleets offer clear advantages through the simple combination of e-mobility and PV power generated on-site: Combining e-mobility and PV installations helps to optimize the load profile of operation and avoid load peaks, thereby reducing costs.
Invenergy Announces Launch of Invenergy Edge to Serve Large Facility and Fleet Owners with Turnkey, Sustainable Energy Solutions
Invenergy Edge simplifies energy decision-making, pairing onsite infrastructure, offsite renewable supply, and sophisticated software through technology-agnostic implementation including financing.
EVs and Fuel Cells - Featured Product
Trojan Battery Company
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EVs and Fuel Cells - Featured Company
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