Wireless Charging of Electric Vehicles 2019 and in Future
The window of opportunity for static contactless (wireless) charging is closing due to delay with standards and intense market focus on vehicle range and cost.
Qualcomm demonstrates dynamic electric vehicle charging
Eynamic electric vehicle charging allows vehicles to charge while driving.
Conference: Electric Vehicles - Everything is changing USA 2015
Summary of the key information tracked during the Electric Vehicle conference held in Santa Clara USA.
Strategic collaboration on connected car technologies
A strategic collaboration focused on pioneering innovation in the connected car.
Formula E course cars to be equipped with Qualcomm wireless charging
The all-electric FIA Formula E Championship has confirmed that its course cars for the inaugural season will be fitted with Qualcomm Halo™ wireless charging technology - an inductive charging system which allows the car's battery to be charged without the use of cables.
Investors raise 50 million Euros for the FIA Formula E Championship
Formula E Holdings, series promoters of the FIA Formula E Championship, concluded its first round of financing, attracting a new wave of investors totalling 50 million euros.
Energy harvesting at Formula E
Qualcomm Halo WEVC technology uses resonant magnetic induction to transfer energy between a ground-based pad and a charging pad on the electric vehicle.
Electric Futures for Transport Conference, London: Lessons learned
Peter Stonham, Editorial Director of New Transit introduced the excellent 25 person London event then Dr Peter Harrop of IDTechEx scoped the total subject of electric vehicles, land, water and air - one industry now with best practice first occurring all over the place and rapid improvement with almost all components changing radically.
Sustainable Moto Expo Success
A new event was staged in The exquisite regency town of Cheltenham on September 8-9. It pulled in a remarkable 10,000 visitors to attend debates, lectures and mainly to see the exhibition and rides of no less than 40 electric vehicles, mainly experimental, on-road and racing cars.
The Dilemma of Fast Charging of Electric Vehicles
Many companies now offer fast chargers for on-road vehicles though very few have been installed. For instance, Japan has only installed 80 across the whole country.
Wireless power could revolutionize highway transportation
A Stanford University research team has designed a high-efficiency charging system that uses magnetic fields to wirelessly transmit large electric currents between metal coils placed several feet apart.