Renesas Electronics Announces New Microcontrollers for HEV/EV Motor Control Applications

  Renesas Electronics Corporation launched the new RH850/C1x Series of 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs), designed for motor control in hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) and electric vehicles (EVs). Based on Renesas Electronics&rsqu.. more

Freescale Introduces Programmable Wireless Charging Solutions for EVs and Electronic Applications

Freescale Semiconductor officially introduced a range of fully programmable wireless charging ICs and reference designs targeting automotive and consumer applications. The new Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) Qi-certified transmit controller ICs and reference designs.. more

HENKEL Partners With Formula E Team China Racing as Exclusive Adhesive Supplier

Organizers of the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) Formula E Team China Racing has announced a joint partnership with Henkel, a supplier of high-tech automotive adhesive solutions, which helps promote development in the.. more

NextGen Auto International Summit China: presenting the opportunities and challenges of smart, lightweight and green energy vehicles

The third edition of NextGen Auto International Summit China, organised by Messe Frankfurt (Shanghai) Co Ltd, will return once again to the Kerry Hotel Pudong in Shanghai on 9 December 2014. With a theme of “Leading the Revolution in Auto Parts”,.. more

ABB Launches First DC Fast Charger Compliant with Chinese Standard

ABB launched Terra 53 Z, its first high power DC fast charger that complies with the Chinese GB standard. The new chargers will be manufactured locally in Shenzhen at ABB’s recently established base for electric vehicle chargers. Terra 53 Z can be used to .. more

Seattle Area Transit Agency Chooses Proterra for EV Transit Program

Proterra Inc, a provider of electric vehicle transit technology, has sold two 40-foot (12 meter) battery-electric transit vehicles and a fast charge system to King County Metro in Seattle, Wash. Following a one-year trial period, the agency ha.. more

IEEE Charges the Road to Electrified Transport at Series of International Conferences

IEEE, the world’s largest professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, announced its participation at a series of worldwide events to promote industry insights that advance transportation electrification. Kickin.. more