Posts Tagged charging

Nissan, Enel and Nuvve operate world’s first fully commercial vehicle-to-grid (V2G) hub in Denmark

Nissan And Enel Launches World’s First Commercial V2G Hub In Denmark

Nissan together with Enel and Nuvve is laying the groundwork for future large application commercial V2G (vehicle-to-grid) systems in Denmark. The country’s utility – Frederiksberg Forsyning has installed 10 Enel V2G charging units (10 kW each) and also purchased 10 Nissan e-NV200 for use at its headquarters. Of course bi-directional energy transfer in…

4 days ago by Mark Kane 20's Tesla Model S

BMW To Expand The DC Fast Charging Network In New Zealand about year ago began installations of multi-standard DC fast chargers in New Zealand. Now, with about 20 on-line, reinforcement stations will arrive from BMW, which intends to help build an electric highway by 2018 with total of 100 chargers – a significant amount for a country the size of New…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 17

Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ

Wireless Charging On Verge Of Becoming Norm?

A recent Automotive News article spreads the notion that wireless charging for EVs is necessary for broad adoption of not only the tech, but for autonomous vehicles. Indeed, wireless charging is really good solution that just makes sense for autonomous cars, as they can obviously more easily feed themselves energy,…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 41

Hyundai IONIQ Electric Marina Blue

Over 2,500 CCS Combo Chargers In Europe Now Installed

Over the past year, the number of CCS Combo-compatible DC chargers in Europe has increased from 1,500 to 2,500 units. When as expressed as a percentage, the gains aren’t at all that bad, but still could be better – which hopefully will become reality with the mass introduction of long-range, and…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 19

ELIX is Not Inductive Power Transfer, It is Magneto-Dynamic Coupling (MDC)

ELIX Team Up With Zongshen Group To Commercialize Wireless Charging

ELIX announced a strategic collaboration agreement with Zongshen Group’s Chongqing Zongshen Power Machinery Co. to develop and manufacture wireless charging systems. Zongshen brings a $5 million investment and takes manufacturing of the system on its shoulders in China. With Zongshen’s help, ELIX intends to be ready with E8K 8 kW, 4…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 3