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  • NREL Seeks design tools for better car batteries

    The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is seeking proposals to create computer models to help build and improve electric drive vehicle (EDV) batteries. The goals for the design tools are: Shorten the prototyping and manufacturing process Improve overall performance, safety, and battery life Lower costs. The ...

  • Nissan first to recycle electric car batteries

    Will a new effort to recycle electric car batteries give Nissan an edge in the electric car market? If the joint venture with Sumitomo Corp. makes Nissan"s electric vehicles more affordable, it will, according to the Hybrid Owners of America. “The company says the recycling project will allow them to lower the prices of their electric vehicles because they will take into account the resale ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Hybrid and Electric Car Traction Batteries - The New Gold Rush 2012-2022 : Researchmoz.us

    This report is intended for industrialists, investors, market researchers, legislators and others interested in the large new market now being created for batteries that propel hybrid and pure electric cars along the road. It will also inform those studying associated technology and industrial and government initiatives and legislation.  COMPLETE REPORT WITH TOC: ...


  • Hybrid and Electric Car Traction Batteries - The New Gold Rush 2012-2022 New Market Study Available at MarketResearchReports.Biz

    New market for batteries that propel hybrid and pure electric cars This report is intended for industrialists, investors, market researchers, legislators and others interested in the large new market now being created for batteries that propel hybrid and pure electric cars along the road. It will also inform those studying associated technology and industrial and government initiatives and ...


  • Proven Vibration Testing of Hybrid- Vehicle Batteries

    Hybrid power technology development is ramping up globally. In today‘s ultra-competitive automotive industry, these technologies of the future demand vibration test solutions that can efficiently perform highly accelerated lifetime testing (HALT), even on large and fully operational assemblies. The LDS Vibration Test System delivered to an Automotive OEM is an excellent example of a ...

  • Electric, Hydrogen, Hybrid Cars Star at Detroit Auto Show

    DETROIT, Michigan (ENS) - At the 2007 North American International Auto Show Sunday, General Motors' head Rick Wagoner unveiled the Chevrolet Volt concept sedan and announced that production work has begun on a new generation of electric vehicles that could eliminate gas stations for Americans who live close to their workplaces. Built on a platform that GM calls the E-flex System, ...

  • Toyota Outlines Eco-car Plans, Battery Research Progress

    Tokyo, Nov 18, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces details of its plans for "eco-car" development and launches and of progress in next-generation secondary-battery research - both part of environmental technology efforts aimed at limiting oil consumption and reducing carbon dioxide emissions through the use of electricity and other alternative energies. 1. Hybrid ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • NREL supports industry to develop computer-aided engineering tools for car batteries

    The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) recently awarded three industry teams, after a competitive procurement process, a total of $7 million for the development of computer-aided software design tools to help produce the next generation of electric drive vehicle (EDV) batteries. These projects support DOE’s Computer-Aided Engineering for ...

  • Mercedes-Benz offers hybrid with lithium-ion battery at a US$12k premium

    Mercedes-Benz is now taking orders in Germany for its S 400 Hybrid, the first production hybrid vehicle in the world to feature a lithium-ion battery pack, and the company is charging a premium of more than $12,000 for the hybrid system. Mercedes-Benz based its hybrid on the S 350 luxury sedan, which sells for 76,160 Euros, or about $100,932. The basic price for the S 400 Hybrid is 85,323 Euros, ...

  • New virus-built battery could power cars, electronic devices

    For the first time, MIT researchers have shown they can genetically engineer viruses to build both the positively and negatively charged ends of a lithium-ion battery. The new virus-produced batteries have the same energy capacity and power performance as state-of-the-art rechargeable batteries being considered to power plug-in hybrid cars, and they could also be used to power a range of personal ...

  • New Growth Of Car Traction Batteries - The New Gold Rush, 2012-2022

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report"Car Traction Batteries - The New Gold Rush, 2012-2022" to its huge collection of research reports. All Points are covered in table of Content of this Report some of them listed here: 1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS 2. INTRODUCTION ...


  • Eaton to develop predictive battery management technology for hybrid vehicles

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation announced today it is strengthening its commitment to hybrid vehicle technology by developing a cost-effective power control system to reduce the size of the system battery without a loss of battery life or vehicle performance. The fuel-efficient solution will focus on the operation of commercial-scale hybrid electric vehicles, from passenger ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Eaton to Develop Predictive Battery Management Technology for Hybrid Vehicles

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation announced today it is strengthening its commitment to hybrid vehicle technology by developing a cost-effective power control system to reduce the size of the system battery without a loss of battery life or vehicle performance. The fuel-efficient application is intended to optimize the operation of hybrid ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • From China with hybrids

    According to a new study by the Spanish Institute of Oceanography - Climate Change in the Spanish Mediterranean - the Mediterranean Sea could be on course to rise half a meter (20 inches) in the next 50 years. Sea levels have been rising since the 1970s with the rate of increase growing in recent years - between 2.5mm and 10mm (0.1 and 0.4in) per year since the 1990s. Global warming is to blame, ...

  • Electromobility and the `Urbanized` Car

    With China slated to be the world's biggest market for auto sales and exports by 2025, and demand for electric vehicles expected to be the highest in emerging markets, global auto players should have a clearer vision of the way forward on issues critical to the industry. But it appears they don't just yet, according to KPMG International's 13th annual ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Will 2012 be the Year of the Electric Car?

    The Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association has declared 2012 the "Year of the Electric Car" for British Columbians. It's been five years since commercial automakers announced their plans for mass production of all-electric vehicles; essential charging infrastructure and first commercial deliveries have now followed. "Leading automakers now have exceptional quality electric vehicles in BC ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • InvestorIdeas.com Green Investor Portals – Consumer Choices in Green Cars, Hybrids, Electric, Biofuels and Fuel Cells

    InvestorIdeas.com Green Investor Portals – Consumer Choices in Green Cars, Hybrids, Electric, Biofuels and Fuel Cells Do Consumers Have to Compromise Performance to Go Green? POINT ROBERTS, Wash., DELTA, B.C. - InvestorIdeas.com green investor portals report on choices and trends in green cars including Hybrids, Electric, Biofuels, and Fuel Cell cars. As green and ethical consumerism ...


  • World Hybrid And Pure Electric Cars Industry 2012-2022 - Market Share,Size,Trends,Growth,Analysis And Forecast To 2022

    Electric vehicles just became exciting. For 111 years, electric cars that rely only on a battery - "pure EVs" - have had a range of only 30-50 miles and the humble golf car has been the only type selling in hundreds of thousands every year. However, huge changes were announced in 2009/10. Electric vehicles are penetrating the market rapidly to constitute 35% of the cars made in 2025 - probably ...


  • Research and Markets: Analysis of the Global Hybrid Electric and Electric Vehicle Lithium-ion Battery Market Li-ion Batteries Lead the Push for Environmentally Sound Energy

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7zbnlq/analysis_of_the_gl) has announced the addition of Frost & Sullivan's new report "Analysis of the Global Hybrid Electric and Electric Vehicle Lithium-ion Battery Market Li-ion Batteries Lead the Push for Environmentally ...


    By Research and Markets

  • Electric car prices could be slashed

    Reaching a compromise on car batteries would signify a 'huge win' for the electric car industry, according to car giant Ford. Michael Tinskey, Ford's manager of vehicle electrification, said the battery migration would accelerate the achievement of the higher production volumes needed in order to slash prices of electric vehicles. Speaking at the Plug-in 2009 conference in Long Beach last week, ...


    By Energy Saving Trust

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