2016-07-28

Qualcomm and Lear Corporation Sign Commercial Wireless EV Charging License Agreement

Qualcomm Incorporated and Lear Corporation, a global supplier of automotive seating and electrical systems, have entered into a Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging (WEVC) license agreement. Lear will be including Qualcomm Halo™ WE.. more
2016-07-22

Samsung Buys BYD’s 4% Shares for $500 Million

China’s booming electric vehicle (EV) market attracted eager foreign investors. Samsung Electronics’ China branch was said to buy news shares of China’s largest EV manufacturer BYD for RMB 3 billion (around US $500 m.. more
2016-07-18

ABB Wins Order to Install Flash EV Chargers in Geneva Airport

ABB has been awarded orders totaling more than $16 million by Transports Publics Genevois (TPG), Geneva’s public transport operator, and Swiss bus manufacturer HESS, to provide flash charging and on-board electric vehicle technolo.. more
2016-07-15

Joint Ventures to Build EV Charging Stations in China

Evatran Group, Inc. (Evatran) and Zhejiang VIE Science and Technology Company (VIE) have formed a joint venture to integrate Plugless, Evatran’s wireless electric vehicle (EV) charging system, into the EVs of car manufacturers (OEMs) based in China. .. more
2016-07-13

Duke Energy to Aid Public Electric Vehicle Charging System in North Carolina

The number of public electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in North Carolina will jump 30 percent thanks to a new project from Duke Energy. Duke Energy's "EV Charging Infrastructure Support Project" will provide $1 mill.. more
2016-06-29

Nissan and Ceres Power to Demonstrate SOFC Stack Technology for EV

Ceres Power Holdings plc has now finalized all agreements to begin its new relationship with Nissan Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd and M-Solv, as part of the funding arrangement from Innovate UK and The Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) as previously an.. more
2016-06-28

Tesla Proposes to Acquire SolarCity; Emergence of Musk’s Clean Energy Empire?

Tesla Motors proposed to acquire SolarCity in an all-stock deal valued at US$2.8 billion on June 20. When the acquisition – or merger under Elon Musk, who works at Tesla as CEO and is also the founder of SolarCity – is comp.. more