Circontrol brings together over a hundred experts from all over Europe to discuss the current situation and future of the electric vehicle

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Over a hundred electricElectric Car: Tesla to bring Superchargers to Europe. Read more ... » vehicleUK GOV: Keeping the existing plug-in vehicle grants until at least May 2015.. Read more ... » industry experts from around the worldWhat would happen if everyone in a street charged an Electric Car at the same time?. Read more ... » met on 23Not just You and I: Green vehicle demand revs up as UK electric car sales quadruple. Read more ... » April at the Hotel Don Cándido in Terrassa to participate in the eMobility Workshop NetworkJapanese carmakers unite for universal EV charging network. Read more ... » Event organised by Circontrol. Encouraging the useAre EVs better for the environment?. Read more ... » of electric vehiclesElectric Car: Tesla to bring Superchargers to Europe. Read more ... » and sustainable mobility is essential for energy efficiencyElectric car concept covers 12 miles on own solar energy. Read more ... » and improving the environment, which are key challenges in the 21st century. This is clear to Circontrol, a manufacturing companyJapanese carmakers unite for universal EV charging network. Read more ... » based in Viladecavalls (Barcelona) founded in 1997.

Circontrol is a European leader in smart electric vehicle chargingRolec and Charge Your Car launch home and public charging package. Read more ... » systems with over 20Charge Your Car network completes 100,000 EV charges in UK. Read more ... ».000 chargingBusiness premises #ev #electricCar charging installation options. Read more ... » pointsJapanese carmakers unite for universal EV charging network. Read more ... » currently in use around the world.

The event was structured around four blocks of talks given by a dozen speakers and moderators from leadingTesla promises electric car revolution. Read more ... » companies in the sector, with all those involved in the implementation of electric vehiclesAre EVs better for the environment?. Read more ... » being represented, including carElectric Car: Tesla to bring Superchargers to Europe. Read more ... » manufacturersWarrantywise to offer cover for electric cars. Read more ... », infrastructureUK GOV: Keeping the existing plug-in vehicle grants until at least May 2015.. Read more ... » providers, the energy sector, cityWell Done: Birmingham switched on to potential of electric cars. Read more ... » councils and drivers. In fact, one of the objectives put forward by Circontrol general director Joan Hinojo at the start of the day was to obtain the general view of all these key players. Other aimsElectric car tech update: BMW working on wireless charging. Read more ... » included analysing the reason why electric vehicles have penetrated further in some markets than in others and how technologyUK GOV: Keeping the existing plug-in vehicle grants until at least May 2015.. Read more ... » help to get them established.

Market#ElectricCar sales in #UK expected to double in 2013 as prices start to fall. #EV #london #green #eco. Read more ... » analysis
One of the main focuses of the eMobility Workshop Network Event was analysing the sector in different markets. There was talk of SpainNissan Delivers First LEAF, e-NV200 Taxis To Barcelona And Madrid. Read more ... », with Arturo Pérez de Lucía, chairman of AEDIVE (BusinessExcellent news: Airport installs Merseyside's first rapid car charging point. Read more ... » Association for the DevelopmentElectric car tech update: BMW working on wireless charging. Read more ... » of the Electric Vehicle#ElectricCar News: EV trial shows future viability, says Zenith. Read more ... ») acting as moderator. but other markets where electric vehicles have made much more headway were the focus of discussion. Rami Syväri (Head of international expansion at Fortum ChargeCrawley Council Response to "More Electric Car Charging points required in the area". Read more ... » &ampUK: Ecotricity expanding clean-energy, fast-charging network for #ElectricCar Electric Car with Nissan. Read more ... »; Drive) presented the case of NorwayElectric Car: Tesla to bring Superchargers to Europe. Read more ... », a leading country in the sector, with the highest numberTesla will expand Supercharger network across Europe. Read more ... » of electric vehicles per capita. Sales increased by 127% in 2014 and 25POD POINT: A mobile phone and a charging point is all you need to charge your car. Read more ... »% of the vehicles sold there so far this year are electric.

Dr. Gerald Rausch of the FraunhoferEurope: Renewables and smart grids are the future for EV charging stations. Read more ... » IFAM research institute spoke of the situation in GermanyElectric Car: Tesla to bring Superchargers to Europe. Read more ... », where there are 29Norway Is Model Society for Electric Vehicles. Read more ... ».400 electric vehicles, 4More Scots are plugging in electric cars. Read more ... ».800 public charging points and 100 public fastRolec and Charge Your Car launch home and public charging package. Read more ... » charging points. He highlighted pricing and charging points as strategies for success. Adam Oliver from the renewable energy company Lightsource spoke about the British market, where 14Nissan Pushes UK Government For EV-Specific Road Signs. Read more ... ».500 new electric vehicles have been registered in 2015.

Philippe Dupuy, head of RenaultRT: £9m to be invested in electric car charging points. Read more ... »’s electric vehicle division, reviewed the state of the European market, which has grown 20% since 2011. Dupuy noted that the sector is affected by three concerns that are of increasing importance to the public: the scarcity and rising costBusiness premises #ev #electricCar charging installation options. Read more ... » of petrolAre EVs better for the environment?. Read more ... », pollutionGood news at last for Leeds drivers (but only if you drive an electric plug-in car). Read more ... » levels and the state of our health, especially in large cities. He also pointed out that the future of the electric carAre EVs better for the environment?. Read more ... » depends on both technological advances and political measures. Supportive policies are needed, such as restricting accessJapanese carmakers unite for universal EV charging network. Read more ... » to certain areas to only electric vehicles, taxing polluting vehicles and incentivesUK GOV: Keeping the existing plug-in vehicle grants until at least May 2015.. Read more ... » for a network of charging stations. The other key pointPOD POINT: A mobile phone and a charging point is all you need to charge your car. Read more ... », according to Dupuy, is improving vehicle charging.

The electric vehicle in the cityCircontrol eMobility Workshop Network Event
The involvement of cities is vital, so speakers with experienceElectric Car: Tesla to bring Superchargers to Europe. Read more ... » of encouraging the use of electric vehicles in their cities were also invited to take part in the event organised by Circontrol. Such was the case of Gary McRae from the city council of Dundee in ScotlandHighland Charge 2014 – a Long-Range EV Trial for Help for Heroes. Read more ... ». In 2011 the city launched a project to implement electric vehicles and todaySunderland Nissan #LEAF production begins today. Read more ... » it has 48 charging points and is aiming to become one of the UKAre EVs better for the environment?. Read more ... »’s leading cities in terms of airNissan Delivers First LEAF, e-NV200 Taxis To Barcelona And Madrid. Read more ... » quality and environmental improvement.

Projects promoting the electric vehicle closer to homeRolec and Charge Your Car launch home and public charging package. Read more ... » were also presented. Ignasi Armengol, general director of Barcelona Municipal ServicesNice One Cornwall: Electric car charging points to be installed at Redruth and Truro rail stations. Read more ... », moderated the discussion and Àngel López, head of Barcelona’s electric mobility programme, reviewed the development of this infrastructure in Barcelona. The plan began in 2009 with the installationJapanese carmakers unite for universal EV charging network. Read more ... » of charging stations. It continued with the creation of the EVElectric Car: Tesla to bring Superchargers to Europe. Read more ... » City Card, which identifies users (who now number more than 500 between both public and private vehicles) and allows them to charge their vehicles and parkBerkshire: Five new electric car charge points installed around Wokingham borough. Read more ... » for free in greenNice One Cornwall: Electric car charging points to be installed at Redruth and Truro rail stations. Read more ... » and blue zones. The next step, begun in 2013, is the installation of fast charging stations. There was also discussion of the addition of electric bikes to Barcelona’s public bicycle sharing systemElectric car tech update: BMW working on wireless charging. Read more ... », Bicing, from last February, with stations located outdoors and in car parksBusiness premises #ev #electricCar charging installation options. Read more ... ». Alberto Cáceres from Clear Channel, the company responsible for installing the bikes, explained the process.

There is also a lot of potential for the use of electric vehicles in the courier sector. La Poste, FranceLondon : Bluecity will mimic the Autolib scheme running in Paris. Read more ... »’s leading postal company, which has 24Not just You and I: Green vehicle demand revs up as UK electric car sales quadruple. Read more ... ».400 electric vehicles ranging from bicycles to vans, is a prime example. Anthony Guilbert-Cholet, head of electric vehicle infrastructure at La Poste, stressed that it is the perfect means of transport for delivering postCharge Your Car network completes 100,000 EV charges in UK. Read more ... »; it doesn’t emit vibrations or CO2 and complies with urban trafficGood news at last for Leeds drivers (but only if you drive an electric plug-in car). Read more ... » restrictions.

The importance of technology
Sustainable mobility is a young, growing sector in which technological advances, and therefore research, are essential. This is clear to Circontrol, which is why they brought together some of the leading figures in this field. Matthew Lumsden highlighted the importance of R&D centres, presenting the EVEREST project in which various companies are participating, including Circontrol. It aims to discover new energy storage systems and ways to give batteriesElectric car tech update: BMW working on wireless charging. Read more ... » a second lifeAre EVs better for the environment?. Read more ... ».

The energy sector is unquestionably key to the roll out of electric vehicles, which is why Narcís Vidal, senior manager of Endesa’s innovation department, was invited to explain the company’s commitment to electric vehicles and how the Enel Group, of which Endesa is part, is working towards a comprehensive solution for the electric vehicle.

As many speakers pointed out, charging standardisation is a key issue1/2: Ultra low emission motoring in the UK information including the government’s long-term commitment to this issue. Read more ... ». Tomoko Blech, representative of CHAdeMONissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger (in UK). Read more ... », an international association present in 340 countries with 8Extra charging points for electric vehicles in Fife. Read more ... ».000 charging stations that are already being usedElectric car tech update: BMW working on wireless charging. Read more ... » by 180.000 passengers, explained that CHAdeMO’s aim is precisely to promote fast charging and standardisation.

Electric vehicle industry representatives were also invited. Olivier Paturet, general director of Zero Emission Strategy at NissanNissan Leaf Electric Car: Cheapest Leases with evmeerkat.com and now Piece of Mind Guarantees from Nissan!. Read more ... », and Klaus Kersting, product manager for electric and hybrid vehiclesUK: Campaign rubbishes myths about electric cars. Read more ... » at Applus IDIADA, moderated two of the blocks of talks.

From the beginning, it has dedicatedBristol: Fancy test driving an electric car? Head down to a new motor show coming to Millennium Square Read. Read more ... » significant resources to R&D, manufacturing top-quality products to become a leader not only in standard solutions, but also in specific solutions that meet market demands.

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The company is a global leader in its sector, with over 250.000 parkingBMW revamps "i" electric car division to focus on self-driving tech. Read more ... » spaces managed using its efficient solutions for car parks and some 20.000 electric vehicle charging points in use around the world.

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