Proterra Gets New COO (from Tesla), Announces Tripling Of Production

Proterra announced a strengthening of its management team by adding Josh Ensign as chief operating officer COO. Josh Ensign is Tesla Motors former Vice President of Manufacturing.  Josh was responsible for all manufacturing activities at Tesla’s Fremont, California production site (including Model S, dual-motor Model S and Model X production lines). Josh Ensign …

5 months ago by Mark Kane 11

Toshiba To Test Wireless Charging Electric Bus

Toshiba began field tests of its new wireless charging system, designed in collaboration with Professor Yushi Kamiya at Waseda University, in a prototype electric bus (video on bus below), that is also equipped with Toshiba’s SCiB lithium-ion batteries. The Japanese company is using the bus for high-speed journies on expressways…

7 months ago by Mark Kane 1