News & Announcements

1-10 of 92 items listed          First    Previous    Next    Last   

Obstacles thwart New Zealand enthusiasm for electric cars: study

WELLINGTON, Jul 01, 2015 -- Xinhua - New Zealanders would consider driving electric cars so long as price and infrastructure barriers can be overcome. More...

GM and ABB demonstrate Chevrolet Volt Battery Reuse - world's first use of electric vehicle batteries for homes

ABB Inc. - General Motors and ABB today showed the next stage in battery reuse, the repackaging of five used Chevrolet Volt batteries into a modular unit capable of providing two hours of electricity needed by three to five average American homes. more...

First ABB DC fast charger for electric vehicles in the U.S. is installed and operational in New Berlin, Wisconsin

ABB Inc. - The first ABB DC fast charger for electric vehicles in the United States is now installed and operational in New Berlin, Wisconsin. more...

Customize Your News – Energy Central Professional
Click here to try it now!

ABB's Fast Charger Gets National Certification for Safety Compliance, Adding Credibility and Immediate Availability to Emerging Electric Vehicle Technology

ABB Inc. - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group and a major employer in North Carolina, announced today that it has received the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) listing for its best-selling Terra 51 direct current (DC) fast charger. more...

Leviton and Ford Receive UL Certification for Focus Electric Home Charging Station

Leviton - Leviton, a leading global manufacturer of electrical devices, and Ford Motor Company today announced the new Ford Electric Vehicle (EV) Home Charging Station has achieved UL certification for UL 2231, UL 2251 and UL 2594. more...

Follow Me - Electric Vehicles Take Off In Spain

GE Energy - Behind the general hustle and roaring aircraft engines at Spain's major airports there is to be found a growing vein of quietness. more...

Central Hudson Tests Plug-In Electric Hybrid Pick-Up Trucks

Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation - Central Hudson received three Dodge Ram 1500 PHEV plug-in hybrid electric 4X4 pick-up trucks from Chrysler Corporation to test over a three-year period as part of a nationwide field study of electric vehicles. more...

Convergys Partners with Plug Smart to Provide Real-Time Rating and Billing for Electric Vehicles

Convergys - Today at Metering, Billing/CRM Europe 2011, Convergys Corporation (NYSE: CVG) announced a partnership with Plug Smart to provide real-time rating, billing and data management support for electric vehicle charging stations. more...

Leviton Announces Availability of Home Charging Station for 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in

Leviton - Leviton, a leading global manufacturer of electrical wiring devices, announced today that a 16-amp, Level 2 (240V) home charging station for the 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid vehicle will be available in early October. more...

Altair ProductDesign Partners with Studio X-GENE to Develop a New Electric Vehicle Concept Car

Altair Engineering, Inc. - Altair Engineering Inc., a leading global provider of simulation technology and engineering services that empower client innovation and decision-making, announced today that its product development division, Altair ProductDesign, has successfully partnered with Taiwanese automotive design consultancy, Studio X-GENE, to develop a new electric concept vehicle. more...

1-10 of 92 items listed          First    Previous    Next    Last   
 

ENERGY BLOGS

Blogger Photo

Solar-powered car ‘Ilanga II’ developed by a team of students

By Kamlesh Jolapara - A group of university students and lecturers are on a road trip of a different kind as they travel over more...
Blogger Photo

China Power Battery Management System (BMS): Global Industry Analysis, Trends And Forecast 2015-2018

By swapnil devale - Battery management system (BMS) is a key component of electric vehicles and hybrid vehicles. To ensure safe and reliable operation of more...
Blogger Photo

Mid-Year Review: Top 10 Utility Commission Issues of 2015 - So Far

By Coley Girouard - See original posting here Back in January, we published a list of the top 10 utility commission issues to watch in more...
Blogger Photo

Indian engineer and Austrian filmmaker to drive solar-powered rickshaw from Kerala to the UK

By Kamlesh Jolapara - An Indian techie will soon embark on a trans-national expedition riding on a self-built solar-powered autorickshaw to Britain to promote more...
Blogger Photo

Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting 2014-2024: Devices, Applications, Opportunities And Growth Vendors

By swapnil devale - Thermoelectric Energy [External Link] Devices, Applications, Opportunities provides information on pricing, market analysis, shares, forecast, and company profiles for key industry more...