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2013-09-30 23:32:57

New fast charging Freedom Station® features SAE Combo, CHAdeMO and J1772 connectors to serve all electric vehicles on the road today San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 This afternoon, NRG eVgo (ee-vee-go), a subsidiary of NRG Energy, Inc. and Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG), a global leader in the retail real estate industry, are introducing the first electric vehicle (EV) charging station in the country that can support all EVs on the road. San Diego’s first Freedom...

2013-09-30 12:21:09

Calls On Industry to Reach 5 Million Units by End of 2016 WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor Corporation Chairman Takeshi Uchiyamada predicted today that hybrid vehicles will play a larger role in the future development of automotive propulsion systems than widely recognized. Uchiyamada, in remarks before the Economic Club of Washington, D.C., said that hybrids retain key advantages that will continue to make them popular with consumers. "Some people say...

2013-09-27 23:20:20

New fast charging Freedom Station® at Fashion Valley to serve all electric vehicles on the road today. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 WHAT:     Simon and NRG eVgo will host an exclusive preview of the first operational fast-charging Freedom Station ® that can serve all electric vehicles on the road today including the nation’s first installed SAE combo as well as CHAdeMO and J1772 Level 2 chargers....

2013-09-26 08:20:46

OCPP Forum Expands its Mission, Welcomes Existing and New Members to Support Open Standard Networks for Charging Electric Vehicles SAN DIEGO, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Charge Alliance, a global consortium of public and private electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure leaders with more than 10,000 installations worldwide, today announced its charter and issued a call for new international members. Initially formed as the Open Charge Point Protocol (OCPP) Forum, the newly...

2013-09-26 00:20:14

DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Aggregate data from MyFord(®) Mobile app show customers drive more than 8,400 electric-only miles every hour and about 203,000 electric-only miles daily - enough to travel around the earth's equator nearly eight times -- MyFord Mobile is available on Ford plug-in hybrids, Fusion Energi and C-MAX Energi; and Focus Electric, a battery-electric vehicle -- Data show that for plug-in hybrids, the...

2013-09-25 16:22:57

Viridescence Presents "Maine Plugs In," an Electric Vehicle and Sustainability Expo FALMOUTH, Maine, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TideSmart Global, a collective of creative businesses focused primarily on experiential marketing, will host "Maine Plugs In," a National Plug In Day celebration on Sunday September 29 from 1:00 - 4:00 at its Falmouth campus. "Maine Plugs In," will be presented by Viridescence, TideSmart's award-winning green event marketing agency. The event will...

2013-09-25 16:20:12

WENDOVER, Utah, September 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Venturi team Wenesday 18th received the visit of HHSSHH, Prince Albert II of Monaco and Princess Charlene on the runway of the Wendover airfield (Utah, USA), where the team has been operating for the past eight days. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/63458-prince-albert-monaco-unveils-venturi-VBB-3 For its world premiere, the Sovereign of Monaco came to...

2013-09-25 08:20:50

Companies and Gen-Y consumers that are open to green mobility solutions are key target segments LONDON, Sept. 25. 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Turkey is set for the era of electric vehicles (EVs), as original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) prepare for the launch of new EVs and the development of charging infrastructure gathers pace. EV market growth in the country is mainly driven by reduced special consumption taxes (SCT) for EVs as well as demand from global companies that are increasingly focusing...

2013-09-23 23:04:58

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Manned Electric Aircraft 2013-2023: Trends, Projects, Forecasts London (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Electric aircraft serve the need for reduced noise, air and ground pollution and reduced global warming. They provide freedom from foreign sources of oil. They make new things possible such as helicopters that can carry out a controlled landing after engineering failures thanks to electric backup and leisure aircraft getting all...

2013-09-19 12:21:21

Zipcar's FastFleet technology added to city fleet in second Houston location BOSTON, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car sharing network and the City of Houston Fleet Management Department have announced that Houston's FleetShare program has expanded to its second location. The program first launched with shared pool vehicles in the Theater District's Tranquility Garage and has recently expanded to the City Hall Annex Garage. (Logo:...


Latest Electric vehicle Reference Libraries

Electric Car
2014-04-10 00:00:00

The electric vehicle (EV) uses one or more electric motors to move. There are three different types of EVs. One that is powered externally by a power station, one that uses stored energy received from an external power source and one that uses an on board power source (hybrid electric vehicle). Different types of EVs include, plug-in electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, hydrogen vehicles, electric trains, electric trolleys, electric boats, electric two-wheeled vehicles, and...

Autonomous Car
2014-04-10 00:00:00

An autonomous car is a vehicle that is able to move without a driver. Theses vehicles are classified as a self-driving car or a robotic car capable of transporting passengers without the aid of a human driver. Instead of human input, these vehicles use sensors like radar, lidar, GPS and computers to navigate. These systems sense the surroundings, determine obstacles within their path, use maps to determine a route to take. They also keep track of the position the vehicle is and can...

ZENN Motor Company
2014-01-06 10:48:03

The ZENN or "Zero Emissions No Noise" Motor Company is a Canadian company that initially produced small lead-acid electric vehicles. It is currently focused on gaining the rights to electric storage capacitor technology. Ian Clifford, Marek Warunkiewicz and Probyn Gayle are the co-founders of Feel Good Cars, later renamed ZENN Motor Company. The first prototype the company produced was a Dauphine Electric vehicle based on the Renault Dauphine. The all-electric prototype went on display at...

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