Ford reveals solar-powered car with sun-tracking technology

January 3rd, 2014 Comments Off on Ford reveals solar-powered car with sun-tracking technology

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Fully charged the car could travelNew Energy-Dense Battery Could Enable Long-Distance Electric Cars. Read more ... » for up to 21 miles powered just on electricity.

The concept car will be on display at CESFaraday Future offers a glimpse of its autonomous electric car: Concept Reveal at CES2016 ! 1 day to go!. Read more ... » in Las VegasVW plans radical new electric vehicle. Read more ... » before testing begins to see if production is feasible.

The solar panel roof will have a special solar concentrator lens similar to a magnifying glass. The Fresnal lens will follow the movement of the sun from east to west and direct sunlight to the solar cells which project researchers say boosts the impact of sunlight by a factor of eight.

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Ford claim that a day’s worth of sunlight will produce the same performanceWinter Range: Citroen cZero Electric Car and the Heating Issue. Read more ... » from the Solar Energi Concept as is given by their conventional plug-inGov Review: ULEVs and the energy sector #electricCar #ElectricVehicle #ev. Read more ... » hybrid car. Both vehiclesElectric vehicles a 'viable transport option' in the North East. Read more ... » would have the same rangeDifference in all #ElectricCar vs #Hybrid vs #PluginHybrid vs #RangeExtender Electric Hybrid in real life mpg. Coming Soon.... Read more ... » of 620 miles.

The concept car – which was developed from a collaboration between Ford, the Georgia Institute of TechnologyDemand for electric cars is charging up. Read more ... » and SunPower Corp, a solar powerElectric car concept covers 12 miles on own solar energy. Read more ... » company – will still have a conventional electrical charging socket so its charge can be topped up from the power grid.

But Ford claim that by using the solar power system drivers will not be dependent on the grid to useElectric vehicles a 'viable transport option' in the North East. Read more ... » the car.

There would still be a charging socket to get power from the grid if needed

Research from the company suggests that in future the sun could power up to 75% of all trips made by an average userElectric vehicles a 'viable transport option' in the North East. Read more ... » in a solar hybrid vehicleElectric vehicles a 'viable transport option' in the North East. Read more ... ».

However, it may be a while before solar panel carsDemand for electric cars is charging up. Read more ... » are a common sight on the road, said Damion Smy from Car Magazine.

“What Ford has done here is clever use of solar technology, as it assists battery charging.

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Another car manufacturer reported to be unveiling newVideo: #Rapid #Charging setup for #EV at J23 on m25! Can charge battery to 100%!. Read more ... » technology at the ConsumerThree-wheel wonder! Toyota i-ROAD urban electric vehicle to be tested in Tokyo. Read more ... » Electronics Show (CES) is Audi2013/2014 Audi A3 Sportback E-Tron Video. Read more ... ». They will be showcasing cars which use the Android operating system, which is normally found on smartphones and tablets, at the event which starts on the 7Ford Wants To Develop Its Own Battery Chemistries For Hybrids, Electric Cars, But Why?. Read more ... » January.

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