€53 million public support scheme for charging stations for low emission vehicles in Romania

The European Commission has found Romanian plans to support the creation of a network of recharging stations for electric vehicles to be in line with EU State aid rules. The measure will contribute to reducing CO2 and other pollutant emissions without unduly distorting competition in the single market. Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, Read more about €53 million public support scheme for charging stations for low emission vehicles in Romania[…]

Toyota and Panasonic to Start Feasibility Study of Joint Automotive Prismatic Battery Business

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Panasonic Corporation (Panasonic) announce today an agreement to begin studying the feasibility of a joint automotive prismatic battery business. This agreement between the two companies aims to help find solutions to pressing societal issues such as global warming, air pollution, the depletion of natural resources and energy security. Furthermore, this Read more about Toyota and Panasonic to Start Feasibility Study of Joint Automotive Prismatic Battery Business[…]

IONITY – Pan-European High-Power Charging Network Enables E-Mobility for Long Distance Travel

BMW Group, Daimler AG, Ford Motor Company and the Volkswagen Group with Audi and Porsche announced joint venture IONITY that will develop and implement a High-Power Charging (HPC) network for electric vehicles across Europe. Launching approximately 400 HPC stations by 2020, IONITY will make long distance journeys easier and marks an important step for electric Read more about IONITY – Pan-European High-Power Charging Network Enables E-Mobility for Long Distance Travel[…]

A New Cooperation for Electric Vehicle Wireless Charging Solution

WiTricity, the industry pioneer in wireless power transfer over distance, today announced it has collaborated with Texas Instruments (TI) to use automotive-grade semiconductor components in WiTricity’s DRIVE 11 wireless charging systems and reference designs. WiTricity’s industry-leading DRIVE 11 wireless charging system enables drivers to park their electric vehicles (EVs) and be assured of rapid and Read more about A New Cooperation for Electric Vehicle Wireless Charging Solution[…]