Category Archives: EV

EV Makers Facing Development Bottlenecks (3)

published: 2011-04-29 13:09 | editor | category: Knowledge
By Lowy Chang As the name suggests, electric cars do not require gas but electricity, which is cheaper, and therefore, they are immune to the surge in gas prices. However, electric cars require completely different power systems, ...  more

Tesla Takes Auto Retail High-Tech with Digital Design Studio

published: 2011-04-25 14:33 | editor | category: News
p://www.teslamotors.com">Tesla Motors launched the Design Studio, a tool that allows consumers to customize, view and share their own Tesla electric vehicles on the web, on their smartphones and iPads, and at Tesla stores. Using H...  more

EV Makers Facing Development Bottlenecks (2)

published: 2011-04-22 16:33 | editor | category: Knowledge
Technology bottlenecks have put a hold on the development of electric vehicles: - Short lifespan and high cost Currently, most domestic lithium battery makers only provide one-year warranty. Even the lithium battery of an average...  more

Tesla Reinvents the Car Buying Experience

published: 2011-04-19 14:30 | editor | category: News
p://www.teslamotors.com">Tesla Motors reinvents the car buying process with the grand opening of its store in the popular Santana Row retail district of San Jose, California. In preparation for the introduction of the Model S, the...  more

GM Leads in Clean-Energy Patents

published: 2011-04-18 15:17 | editor | category: News
p://www.gm.com">General Motors received more clean-energy patents last year than any other organization, according to the Clean Energy Patent Growth Index of U.S. patents. GM’s 135 patents represent nearly 14 percent of the ...  more

Post Event Report - Battery Japan 2011

published: 2011-04-15 17:37 | editor | category: Show Report
1.  Battery Japan Overview Battery Japan, commencing on March 2, 2011, included energy storage manufacturers in the fields of lithium battery, fuel cell, energy smart building and smart grid, where many practical application...  more