Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller has taken to the airwaves again to emphasize the company’s refocus on electric cars, as well as “mobility services” like carsharing, ridesharing, etc. This is not the first time Mueller and other Volkswagen...Show More Summary
Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] Focus Electric will offer a 100-mile range when the 2017 model rolls in later this year, up from 76 miles at present. However, with the similarly priced Chevrolet Bolt EV and Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model 3 promising double the range or more, the Focus Electric is thoroughly outmatched by the competition (the...
GE Money Bank’s initial public offering would continue General Electric’s efforts to scale back on finance and focus on its industrial roots.
Chinese electric vehicle now available in Australia Hire-car and taxi fleets the focus initially Large-scale charging infrastructure to be rolled out The BYD E6 electric vehicle is now available to buy in Australia, thanks to the expansion of an existing partnership between the Chinese manufacturer and local specialised transport company Carbridge. The E6’s potential for […]
C.L. Max Nikias hasn't taught a full-time course since becoming USC's president nearly six years ago. But in his return to the classroom this semester, the former electrical engineer didn't focus on circuits or radar but on the ethical implications of the Greek tragedy "Antigone," demonstrating...
The company is confident current buyers will be attracted to the 2017 Focus Electric with 100 miles of range.
Ford will boost the Focus Electric Vehicle's single-charge range to about 100 miles for the 2017 model year. Continue reading Next Ford Focus Electric will stick with 100-mile range Next Ford Focus Electric will stick with 100-mile range originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Electric Imp, a startup focused on boosting Internet Of Things (IoT) security, raised $21 million in venture funding. It plans to use the funding to expand its global market as IoT security becomes a more urgent issue for IT professionals. Show More Summary
Tesla founder Elon Musk has revealed yet another Easter egg in the software of his electric cars, with this one focusing on the autopilot system's display. Continue reading Tesla cheat code unlocks Mario Kart Rainbow Road Easter eggShow More Summary
As the media focuses on what promises to be “The Mistake On The Lake 2: Electric Boogaloo,” also known as the Republican convention in Cleveland, there’s another tire fire heating
Over the last month I have been invited by Governments and Corporations around the world to debate the outcomes of COP21 and the impact on business models, focusing mostly on electricity. At the majority of these meetings I was asked...Show More Summary
Former teacher and personal trainer Adam Boesel wants to bridge the gap between learning and exercise.
If you live in California and your demographics are right, your electric car dream is within reach. Yes, even you, baristas and struggling actors! The website Leasehackr stumbled upon a killer deal for lower-income Californians (assuming...Show More Summary
Part 1 of this article focused on the disruptive potential of electric cars, and questioned whether that disruption was even possible. This second part of the article argues that disruption of the internal combustion engine is more likely to come from small electric vehicles (SEVs). read more
It was noticeable on Thursday night how electric the atmosphere was at Anfield for Liverpool’s 2-0 win against Manchester United. The fact United were the visitors in a European tie for the first time ever seemed to focus the home support and they really became a 12th man. This was referenced after the game by […]
In October, we covered Volvo’s plans to produce more electric vehicles. As alternative means of powering automobiles become a reality, Volvo is backing a global infrastructure focused on electronic vehicle charging. Dr. Peter Mertens,...Show More Summary
After four years in prison, Antonio Crum tried to start his life anew. He married, focused on fatherhood and got a degree in electrical engineering at a local trade school. Friends helped get him jobs here and there — most recently as a part-time driver for an outpatient surgical center — but his...
Recently, as per a report by the Wall Street Journal, Honda Motors‘ CEO stated that he wants partially or fully electric cars to account for two-thirds of the company’s global sales by 2030. While electric (mostly gas-electric hybrids) currently account for 5% of Honda’s sales, the company hopes that hybrids and plug-ins will account for […]
The company is currently focusing on distribution in Asia before heading to Europe.
The energy industry is in the midst of a grand transition that may de-emphasize the American public’s best understood electricity attribute of energy efficiency (EE), which focuses on reducing the amount of kilowatt hours (kWh) consumed. Far more important to utility operations and grid stability/security is demand management focusing on the kilowatt (kW) in terms […]