Electric Vehicles

Coulomb Technologies unveils electric vehicle charging stations in San Jose

Coulomb Technologies installed its first Networked Charging Station for electric vehicles in San Jose, Calif. for its $37 million ChargePoint America program

EPRI report measures consumer interest in electric vehicles

That and other findings can be found in survey results that characterize consumer perceptions of electric vehicle ownership as well as their expectations of electric utilities and associated services

Advanced vehicle battery plant breaks ground in Tennessee

Nissan plans to use the proceeds from the loan to produce its all electric vehicle, the LEAF, at its existing Smyrna, Tennessee plant

Honeywell wins DOE grant to build critical battery material

The material a conductive salt that is one of four critical components in rechargeable lithium ion batteries

Kender Energy to enter electric vehicle propulsion market

Kender Energy said through the process of hiring an engineering firm, it has discovered that its technology can be applied to electric vehicles

GE, Nissan to drive smart charging for electric vehicles

The MOU brings together two companies with expertise in the most critical elements needed to make smart charging work

Study projects growth for lithium ion batteries in electric vehicle market

Frost and Sullivan finds the market earned revenues of $1,618.5 million in 2008 and estimates this to reach $1,759.4 million in 2015

Siemens shows off electromobility components at Hannover Fair

At this year’s Hanover Fair, Siemens is presenting key components for electromobility as part of the Mobilitec tradeshow lineup.

Ford, Microsoft team up to help electric vehicle owners recharge

Ford Motor Company and Microsoft Corp. are teaming up to implement the Microsoft Hohm energy management application for Ford electric vehicles

North American grid operators assess impact of electric vehicles

A group of U.S. and Canadian power grid operators studied the effect that PHEVs would have on the electric power grid