Japanese inventor makes gas and brake one pedal

Filed under: Emerging Technologies, EV/Plug-inThe interface between human and machine are often as much art as they are science. A prime example is the way automobiles are controlled, in particular acceleration and braking. While nearly all vehicles ov…

Japanese inventor makes gas and brake one pedal

Filed under: Emerging Technologies, EV/Plug-inThe interface between human and machine are often as much art as they are science. A prime example is the way automobiles are controlled, in particular acceleration and braking. While nearly all vehicles ov…

Ener1 To Supply Li-ion Packs to Hyundai Heavy for Electric Buses; Complete Turnkey Solutions Agreement with Toro

Ener1 has signed up two new customers for its Li-ion batteries: Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Toro. Hyundai Heavy Industries in Korea will receive Li-ion battery packs for electric buses; the packs are similar configurations as packs currently in …

MIRA Installs EV/HEV Battery Test and Development Suite

UK-based MIRA, a global development partner to the automotive and defense sectors, has installed a comprehensive battery test and development suite at its dedicated component development center near London. The new equipment will support the rapid deve…

Honda Soltec Begins Sales of New Residential-use Solar Cell Modules

Honda Soltec Co., Ltd., Honda‚Äôs wholly-owned solar cell subsidiary, began sales in Japan of two new residential-use solar cell modules with maximum output of 130W and 120W respectively, as well as a power conditioner with rated output of 5.5kW, addin…

ChargeCar: help crowdsource plug-in vehicle power management strategies, win an electric car

Filed under: Emerging Technologies, EV/Plug-in
Want to win an electric car? We don’t know what kind or any important detail like that, but the thrill here is the hunt, not the kill. We’re talking about a new contest being run by Carnegie Mellon Univers…

ChargeCar: help crowdsource plug-in vehicle power management strategies, win an electric car

Filed under: Emerging Technologies, EV/Plug-in
Want to win an electric car? We don’t know what kind or any important detail like that, but the thrill here is the hunt, not the kill. We’re talking about a new contest being run by Carnegie Mellon Univers…