Wireless UK: UK motorway to charge electric cars on the move

April 15th, 2014 Comments Off on Wireless UK: UK motorway to charge electric cars on the move

The Highways Agency intends to equip an English motorwayMost Welcome News for EV Drivers: @Ecotricity expands rapid charger network. Read more ... » to test wirelessFrom Across the Pond: Is wireless the future of EV charging?. Read more ... » chargingElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... » of moving electricElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... » carsCheltenham Bikes installs electric car charging points at its Railway Station HQ. Read more ... ».
A spokesperson has confirmed an off-the-cuff reference, by an official at an ITS(UKUK: Rockingham installs EV charging points. Read more ... ») EVMitsubishi Concept CA-MiEV triples the i-MIEV's range, adds wireless charging. Read more ... » working group meeting, to plan for the UK’s first on-road trialChinese E6 #electric cars to be trialled in UK. Read more ... » of dynamic as opposed to static carElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... » charging.

This will mark a step change1/2: Ultra low emission motoring in the UK information including the government’s long-term commitment to this issue. Read more ... » in EV chargingRapid EV chargers coming to North East. Read more ... » activity that has focused mainly on electric busesVW's 'dieselgate' puts spotlight on electric cars in Germany. Read more ... » until now. A newcomer in this sector is Transport ScotlandDumfries and Galloway Council staff electric car 'anxiety'. Read more ... », which, working with ScottishDumfries and Galloway Council staff electric car 'anxiety'. Read more ... » Enterprise and bus manufacturer Alexander Dennis, plans to trial a ‘semi-dynamic’ systemMitsubishi Concept CA-MiEV triples the i-MIEV's range, adds wireless charging. Read more ... » using a hybridUltra Low Emission Zone. Read more ... »-electric vehicleMitsubishi Concept CA-MiEV triples the i-MIEV's range, adds wireless charging. Read more ... » in GlasgowGovernment backing will see more electric vehicles on Scotland’s roads. Read more ... » this summer.

Claimed benefits of on-the-road charging – using electromagnetic fields generated by subsurface modules – include extended range#ElectricCar News: EV trial shows future viability, says Zenith. Read more ... » and smaller batteriesTesla promises electric car revolution. Read more ... ». USAftermarket: Tesla Model S to get wireless charging from April. Read more ... » researchResearch reveals predicted electric car boom at UK hot spot cities. Read more ... » at North Carolina State University (NCSU) suggests that car ranges could increase from around 100km to nearly 500km.

The HA says its initiative is supporting the government1/2: Ultra low emission motoring in the UK information including the government’s long-term commitment to this issue. Read more ... »’s low-carbon policyGov Review: ULEVs and the energy sector #electricCar #ElectricVehicle #ev. Read more ... » by “promoting the advantages of ultra-low-emission vehiclesElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... »”. At the same timeNissan Leaf Electric Car: Cheapest Leases with evmeerkat.com and now Piece of Mind Guarantees from Nissan!. Read more ... », UK transport consultancy TRL has won a tranche of the €9m European Commission (EC) co-funded FABRIC programme set up to assess technological aspects of dynamic charging.

The Highways Agency (HA) has yet to give details of the trial siteUK: Rockingham installs EV charging points. Read more ... » or dates. But it has issued criteria for system adoption, including a lifecycle comparable to that of asphalt (typically around 16UK Gov: Boosting Green and Electric Car/ Low emission Car uptake with £500 Million Investment. Read more ... » years), costElectric Vehicle Fast Charger From Australia Makes It To Europe. Read more ... »-effective maintenanceNew electric car club in Stratford is first of its kind in UK. Read more ... », resistance to vibration and weather, and efficient chargeElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... » collection at high speeds.

UK static inductive charging experienceMitsubishi Concept CA-MiEV triples the i-MIEV's range, adds wireless charging. Read more ... » to dateSource London delivers 1300 Electric Car charging installations to date. Read more ... » involves test cars parkingNew electric car club in Stratford is first of its kind in UK. Read more ... » at existing plug-inGov Review: ULEVs and the energy sector #electricCar #ElectricVehicle #ev. Read more ... » stations in LondonElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... » and an electric bus service launched in January 2014 in Milton KeynesWill this work? - We hope so: "Electric cars to use bus lanes in UK cities". Read more ... », where vehicles top up their overnight charge during drivers’ rest breaks. Managing this five-year demonstration is the eFleet Integrated Service joint venture between Mitsui EuropeTesla news: 100th Supercharger is now open!. Read more ... » and consulting engineers Arup.

Arup helped create a wireless powerMitsubishi Concept CA-MiEV triples the i-MIEV's range, adds wireless charging. Read more ... » transfer system branded HALO in Auckland, NewNew electric car club in Stratford is first of its kind in UK. Read more ... » Zealand in 2010. US wireless technologyUK: Rockingham installs EV charging points. Read more ... » developer QualcommWireless electric vehicle charging explained. Read more ... », which bought HALO in 2011, is running the London static car trial and planning a dynamic test track in Auckland.

For operational experience, the HA can look to AsiaTesla will expand Supercharger network across Europe. Read more ... », where the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) is running two online electric vehicleElectric Vehicle Fast Charger From Australia Makes It To Europe. Read more ... » (OLEVUK to have Tighter rules for Plug-in Car Grant. Read more ... ») buses on a 12km continuous charging route in the cityBath electric cars: Broken charging points to be replaced. Read more ... » of Gumi. It claims 85 per cent maximum efficiency in power transfer.

The HA will also be monitoring the semi-dynamic charging trial highlighted by Transport ScotlandDumfries and Galloway Council staff electric car 'anxiety'. Read more ... » chief executive David Middleton at a Chartered Institute of Highways & Transportation conference in March 2014. A halfway house between static and dynamic technologiesFormula E aims to spark interest in electric cars. Read more ... », it will enable a hybrid bus to pick up charge from a series of modules installed under the road surface at strategic pointsElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... » along the route so it can run for longElectric car sales in UK expected to double in 2013 as prices start to fall. Read more ... » periods in fully electric mode.

A Transport Scotland spokesman explains that the approach “is likely to cause less disruption than, for example, installing dynamic charging along the length of a road”.

More recently, TRL announced that it is taking part in another European project, ZeEUS, to investigate zero emission urban bus systems using different technologies as part of regular servicesThames Valley to join UK electric car vision. Read more ... » in eight cities, including London and Glasgow. The electric buses deployed at both these UK demonstrator sites will useCheltenham Bikes installs electric car charging points at its Railway Station HQ. Read more ... » wireless ‘opportunistic’ charging, which will allow them to complete routes that would otherwise be too demanding for regular electric buses.

A similar technique is being usedDumfries and Galloway Council staff electric car 'anxiety'. Read more ... » in Braunschweig, GermanyEuropean parliament targets 456,000 electric vehicle charging points by 2020. Read more ... », where a bus fitted with Bombardier Primove fastElectric Vehicle Fast Charger From Australia Makes It To Europe. Read more ... »-charge technology went into passenger service on 27Source London delivers 1300 Electric Car charging installations to date. Read more ... » March.

Transport authorities can also learn from the 2010-2013 Continuous Electric DriveMitsubishi Concept CA-MiEV triples the i-MIEV's range, adds wireless charging. Read more ... » (CED) project, run by the Flanders DRIVE automotive research centreNew electric car club in Stratford is first of its kind in UK. Read more ... ». This segregated a 500m stretch of the Belgian N769 highwayUK: Ecotricity expanding clean-energy, fast-charging network for #ElectricCar Electric Car with Nissan. Read more ... » as a temporary test track with both asphalt and concrete surfaces. It concludes that dynamic charging is “very feasible” in terms of both road construction and system design – the latter performing comparably with static charging. It also declares the system electrically safe.

A central issue1/2: Ultra low emission motoring in the UK information including the government’s long-term commitment to this issue. Read more ... » for road operators is the extent of the road surface impacted by dynamic on-road charging – 10VW's 'dieselgate' puts spotlight on electric cars in Germany. Read more ... » per cent according to NCSU’s modelling, 5More Scots are plugging in electric cars. Read more ... »-15Electric vans could save London businesses millions a year. Read more ... » per cent in KAIST’s experience. An alternativeElectric cars heading for Stratford on Avon. Read more ... » conceptElectric car concept covers 12 miles on own solar energy. Read more ... » triallled by UK start-up Ampium envisages replacing trenching by less intrusive saw cutting to accommodate charging unitsWilmslow one of first to get charging points for electric vehicles. Read more ... » powered from off-road sources.

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