The Office for Low Emission Vehicles confirmed the continuation of the
‘electric vehicle homecharge scheme’ (EVHS) and ‘workplace charging
scheme’ (WCS) for another year. OLEV also re-confirmed the continuation
of the ‘on street residential chargepoint scheme’ (ORCS) for another
Batteries for electric cars require both pressure compensation during
normal operation and emergency ventilation. Freudenberg Sealing
Technologies’ DIAvent component combines these two functions in a
single, advanced design.
TomTom, the location technology specialist, Toyota Research Institute –
Advanced Development, Inc. (TRI-AD) and DENSO, announced a successful
proof of concept demonstrating a fast high definition (HD) map-building
method for roads, essential for safer autonomous driving.
UPS said that it has begun testing the suitability and durability of
Gaussin electric vehicles, which also have autonomous driving
capability, to move semi-trailers and containers on the grounds of UPS’s
advanced-technology London Hub .
ThunderSoft, a world-leading operating system technology provider and
Guangzhou Automobile Group Co.,Ltd. Automotive Engineering Institute
(GAC R&D Centre) announced the establishment of GAC R&D Centre –
ThunderSoft Joint Innovation Centre for Intelligent Vehicle Software
Iberdrola has decided to ramp up its sustainable mobility plan, with
more investment – a total of €150 million ($168 million) – to provide an
even larger number of electric vehicle charging stations within the
next five years.
Bollinger Motors has unveiled its patent-pending E-Chassis. The
patent-pending E-Chassis is the world’s first and only Class 3 electric
platform – and it was designed with commercial applications and
versatility in mind.
Researchers from the Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT) and
the Samsung R&D Institute Japan (SRJ) presented a study on
high-performance, long-lasting all-solid-state batteries to Nature
Energy, one of the world’s leading scientific journals.
Tritium, a world leader in electric vehicle (EV) DC fast charging
technology, has announced it has signed a preferred supplier agreement
with Pod Point, one of the United Kingdom’s largest providers of
electric vehicle charging solutions whose customers include leading
retail chains across the country.