Monthly Archives: Janeiro 2010

Top 10 Electric Car Makers for 2010 and 2011

Tesla (300 miles per charge)

Nissan Leaf  (100 miles per charge)

Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid (5kWh battery – 14 miles electric)

General Motors (16kWh battery – 40 miles of electric)

Ford Focus EV

BYD E6 (250 electric range)

Fisker Karma

Think

Chrysler

Surprise

Ler Noticía

in CleanFleetReport :: 25-01-2010

Anúncios

Intelligent Electric Vehicles and Smart Grids

“The new freeway-speed electric cars will also be intelligent. They will be smart about using energy inside the vehicle so that it can go 100 miles between charges. The plug-in electric vehicles (PEV) will be smart about navigation options that consider your preference for getting somewhere fast or traveling with minimal energy use. PEVs will be full of electronics to entertain passengers, like kids in the back seat.” By John Addison (8/20/09). Ler Notícia

SEV CONNECTS TO SMART GRID WITH J1772

in CleanFleetReport :: 25-01-2010

Tesla and Panasonic Collaborate to Develop Next-Generation Battery Cell Technology

“Tesla Motors and Panasonic announced that they will collaborate to develop next-generation battery cells for electric vehicles. Tesla will use Panasonic’s battery cells in their newest battery packs. The cells are comprised of Nickel-based Lithium ion chemistry, the highest energy density battery cells in production today, preferred by Tesla for EV applications because of their high capacity, light weight, durability, and long life.” “"Being selected by Tesla to provide cells for their current and next- generation EV battery pack is a tremendous validation of Panasonic’s nickel-based chemistry and the extensive investments Panasonic continues to make in lithium ion R&D and production," said Naoto Noguchi, President of Panasonic Energy Company.” Ler Noticía

in PowerPulse :: 25-01-2010

EnerDel – New Lithium-ion Battery Plant

“Lithium-ion battery manufacturer EnerDel announced today it will invest $237 million in a new manufacturing plant near its Indianapolis headquarters in order to meet anticipated demand for advanced battery systems used in both automotive and stationary smart grid applications.” “The announcement came during a special unveiling at the EnerDel facility of the new EnerDel powered C30 electric vehicle platform for Volvo Cars, the best selling platform within Volvo. The unveiling was to commemorate 18 months of collaboration between the two companies, with EnerDel and Volvo management outlining the C30’s imminent path to commercialization to gathered media and investors. Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels joined EnerDel and Volvo executives for the event.” Ler Noticía

in MyGreenEducation :: 25-01-2010

Telemóvel com Coca-Cola

Com este sistema é possível carregar a bateria do telemóvel com Coca-Cola. Espera-se que, de futuro, seja um método inovador. Ler Notícia

in Daizi Zheng :: 24-01-2010

Chegou a electricidade Wireless

“O fim dos cabos está cada vez mais próximo. Primeiro, chegaram o telefone e a internet sem fios e agora o televisor e não só. Uma inovadora tecnologia foi criada pela WiTricity Corporation e depende de uma teoria experimental desenvolvida em torno do método de transferência de energia por electricidade wireless. Entretanto, uma empresa chinesa já aposta em equipamentos que dependam deste novo engenho.” Ler Noticía

 in CiênciaHoje :: 12-01-2010

Primeira bateria para automóvel eléctrico

“Produção conta com pequeno motor de combustão para gerar electricidade” – “A General Motors (GM) deu hoje mais um passo para o lançamento do automóvel eléctrico Volt, ao anunciar a produção da primeira bateria avançada de iões de lítio numa fábrica norte-americana. O Chevrolet Volt, que funciona exclusivamente através de energia eléctrica, deverá começar a ser produzido em finais de 2010 e a GM acredita que a sua tecnologia lhe vai valer a liderança mundial no sector.” Ler Noticía

in CiênciaHoje :: 08-01-2010

DENSO Develops Battery Monitoring Unit for Lithium-ion Batteries

The new product is installed in the Prius Plug-in Hybrid, which Toyota introduced at the end of 2009.” Ler Notícia

in PowerPulse :: 15-01-2010

Google – GDrive

Depois do Chrome e do Chrome SO agora é a vez do quase
mítico GDrive, o disco virtual!

O clima já está a mudar de forma extrema

“As últimas semanas, em termos meteorológicos em Portugal, deram sinais ou sintomas de uma alteração climática extrema, segundo anunciou a Quercus – Associação Nacional de Conservação da Natureza – em comunicado.” Ler Notícia

in CiênciaHoje :: 18-01-2010