Swedish solar energy expert Midsummer receives funding from Mistra for development of lightweight solar modules on vehicles

The developed solar panels will be integrated in body panels in a Clean Motion Zbee ultra-light electric vehicle composite roof. The Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research, Mistra, is funding Midsummers development of lightweight solar modules on vehicles.

sonnen announces the world's cheapest electric vehicle

sonnen's Philipp Schroeder: "We are headed for a revolution that has the potential to completely abolish pedestrians and give congested inner cities new freedom!"

eMotorWerks Announces a Universal Adapter That Converts Any Level 2 EV Charging Station into a Smart Charging Station

JuicePlug will enable smart-grid control of any third-party EV charging station and expand company's popular rewards program that pays EV drivers for charging their vehicle

Electric vehicles to be 35% of global new car sales by 2040

Continuing reductions in battery prices will bring the total cost of ownership of EVs below that for conventional-fuel vehicles by 2025, even with low oil prices.

California Public Utilities Commission Approves Landmark Electric Vehicle Charging Program

Charge Ready Makes Electric Vehicle Charging Available Outside of Single-Family Homes

Kyocera Expands Number of Solar Recharging Stations in Japan as Electric Vehicle Use Grows

Solar-powered recharging stations also provide off-grid back-up power during emergencies.

EV ARC™ - Transportable, Solar Powered EV Charging Station.

Delivered to the location complete and ready to charge vehicles, it requires no permits, no civil engineering or planning, no foundations, trenching or electrical connections and is operational within minutes.

Corvus Energy powers the world's first electric commercial fishing vessel

A Corvus lithium polymer Energy Storage System (ESS) has been integrated with a Siemens propulsion system aboard the worlds first electric commercial fishing vessel designed and built by Selfa Arctic AS.

Electric Vehicles and the Smart Grid Get a Boost From eMotorWerks Intelligent Charging Stations

eMotorWerks utilizes OSIsofts Connected Services to help bring its Smart[Grid] Electric Vehicle (EV) charging platform to the national scale

Drive Oregon Gathers Key Industry Influencers in Portland to Discuss the Future of Electric Vehicles

EV Roadmap 8 Program focus on Cars, Charging and Community Tracks

Cadmus Support Yields Results for Electric Vehicle Research and Policy

Many states have already begun implementing policies to support the increasing use of EVs.

London England's Iconic Double-Decker Buses to go Electric

London, England selects BYD as builder of next generation double-decker bus

Ports/Trains - Great Non-road EV Opportunities for Utilities

Unlike on-road electric vehicle programs which can be complicated and depend, in part, upon factors outside a utilitys control, non-road programs are less risky and comparatively simple to design, operate, and control.

European Network for Cyber Security (ENCS) announces research project around Electric Vehicle (EV) smart charging with Enexis and ElaadNL

ENCS is conducting research as a consortium member of the FP7 AMADEOS project

Nissan to incorporate used Leaf batteries in home energy storage system

Following in the footsteps of Tesla and Mercedes-Benz, Nissan is now set to become the latest automaker to offer battery packs for stationary energy storage. Although pricing information has yet to be provided, the Nissan product should be relatively affordable, as it will incorporate used batteries from Nissan Leaf electric cars. Nissan designed the battery packs as part of the 4R Energy joint venture with Sumitomo Corp., and has partnered with commercial energy storage company Green Charge Networks to manufacture them. While Nissan is the source of the actual "second life" lithium-ion batteries that no longer meet the demands of automotive use, Green Charge is providing the power management software. According to Nissan, this is the first time that used EV batteries have been commercially utilized for such an application. "A lithium-ion battery from a Nissan Leaf still holds a great deal of value as energy storage, even after it is removed from the vehicle, so Nissan expects to be able to reuse a majority of Leaf battery packs in non-automotive applications," says Brad Smith, director of Nissan's 4R Energy business in the US.   Cont'd..

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