Intersil Introduces Hybrid and Electric Vehicle (HEV/EV) Li-Ion Battery Management Control Solution

Intersil Corporation introduced its HEV/EV system solution, featuring an automotive grade Li-Ion battery management system and safety monitor. Building upon Intersil's history of providing superior battery management devices for the portable electronics market, .. more

Ford Top Experts to Examine Opportunities, Challenges of Electric Cars in Chicago

Ford Motor Company convened key experts from the city of Chicago and ComEd to examine critical issues related to consumer adoption of electric vehicles. Ford has been working to engage utilities, city and state governments and infrastructure providers in efforts to prom.. more

Nissan Reveals Price of Nissan Leaf 100% Electric Vehicle in Switzerland

Nissan International SA announced the price of Nissan LEAF in Switzerland, making Switzerland the fifth European market in which Nissan has disclosed the price of the world's first affordable 100% electric vehicle. The zero-emission Nissan LEAF will .. more

New Ford Web Site Gives Consumers the ABC’s of Electrified Vehicle

What’s the difference between a BEV and a PHEV? Or why is an HEV considered an electrified vehicle? As electrification options are increasing for consumers, many are looking for information to understand how the new technologies work. To help provide jargon.. more

Northern Ireland's DRD and DOE Sign with Renault-Nissan Alliance to Progress Electric Vehicles

Ministers Conor Murphy and Edwin Poots announcedthe signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the Department for Regional Development (DRD), Department of Environment (DOE) and the Renault-Nissan Alliance to further the introduction of electr.. more

Tesla Motors Opens Tesla Factory – Home of the Model S

Tesla unveiled the Tesla Factory where it will build the Model S and future Tesla vehicles. The former NUMMI factory closed in April 2010. Tesla purchased the factory in May. The Tesla Factory is the only auto assembly plant in California, and the first faci.. more

Sacramento Announced the First of Hundreds of ChargePoint Charging Stations for Electric Vehicles

Coulomb Technologies announced the installation of its ChargePoint® networked electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in Sacramento as a part of its $37 million ChargePoint America program. The first Coulomb ChargePoint station is now installed at Harv&rsquo.. more