Electric vehicle
An electric vehicle (EV), also referred to as an electric drive vehicle, uses one or more electric motors or traction motors for propulsion. An electric vehicle may be powered through a collector syst...
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Charge your car WHILE you drive on roads...
Charge your car WHILE you drive on roads like these.
PragerU - Electric cars: Good for virtue signaling, bad...
Electric cars: Good for virtue signaling, bad for the planet.
Tesla Semi truck and Roadster event in 9 minutes
Elon Musk unveiled Tesla's new Semi truck and (in a surprise) a second-generation Roadster. The truck is supposed to get 500 miles per charge, while the Roadster is said to achieve 620 miles. Watch th...
Child miners aged four at Congo cobalt mine
Dorsen, just eight, is one of 40,000 children working daily in the mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The terrible price they will pay for our clean air is ruined health and a likely ear...
CES 2017: Faraday Future shows 'Tesla beating' car
A start-up has unveiled a self-driving electric car that it says can accelerate at a faster pace than Tesla's top model. Faraday Future's FF91 also features ...
Quadrofoil - Amazing Electric Hydrofoil of the Future
Can you imagine the thrilling feeling of flying above the water? The Quadrofoil Q2 Electric is an amazing all electric hydrofoiling watercraft that transform...
Here’s How Electric Cars Will Cause the Next Oil Crisis
A shift is under way that will lead to widespread adoption of EVs in the next decade.
2017 Bolt EV: All-Electric Vehicle
Introducing the 2017 Bolt EV: an affordable all-electric vehicle with over 200 miles per charge. Learn more about Bolt EV at Chevrolet.com.
How GM Beat Tesla to the First True Mass-Market Electric Car
The true significance of the Bolt: An old-school company with immense manufacturing capacity has gotten to the 200-mile, $30K electric vehicle first.
The Dirty Secret Behind Electric Cars
As the world tries to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions and combat climate change, policymakers have pinned hopes on electric cars, whose range and convenience are quickly improving. Alongside the boom ...
Mysterious billion-dollar car company is taking on Tesla
No one knows who’s running it, but a mysterious electric car company is building a billion-dollar manufacturing plant and poaching the best minds in the auto world. Its staff boasts a who’s-who of ele...
Nanotechnology Offers New Approach To Increasing Storage Ability Of Dielectric Capacitors
Nanotechnology offers new approach to increasing storage ability of dielectric capacitors. For Back to the Future fans, this week marked a milestone that took three decades to reach. Oct. 21, 2015, w...
Excitement, questions mount with Tesla Model X release
Tesla Motors fans are tracking orders and deliveries online, and message boards highlight countdown days and new features of the new Model X SUV. And those online posts are punctuated most often with ...
Tesla Releases Patents in Unprecedented Move to Advance Electric Vehicles
Tesla is now an open-source company, allowing its electric vehicle patents for outside use. Other automakers, you, too, can build like Tesla. Musk made the unprecedented announcement Thursday on his ...
History of the electric vehicle
The history of the electric vehicle began in the mid-19th century. An electrical vehicle held the vehicular land speed record until around 1900. The high cost, low top speed and short range of electri...
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Traction motor
A traction motor is an electric motor used for propulsion of a vehicle, such as an electric locomotive or electric roadway vehicle. Traction motors are used in electrically powered rail vehicles such ...
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Energy conversion efficiency
Energy conversion efficiency (η) is the ratio between the useful output of an energy conversion machine and the input, in energy terms. The useful output may be electric power, mechanical work, or hea...
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Plug-in hybrid
A plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), plug-in hybrid vehicle (PHV), or plug-in hybrid is a hybrid electric vehicle which utilizes rechargeable batteries, or another energy storage device, that can...
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Railway electrification system
A railway electrification system supplies electric power to railway trains and trams without an on-board prime mover or local fuel supply. Electrification has many advantages but requires significant ...
Railway electrification system - Wikipedia
Electric boat
While a significant majority of water vessels are powered by diesel engines, with sail power and gasoline engines also remaining popular, boats powered by electricity have been used for over 120 years...
Electric boat - Wikipedia
Plug-in hybrid vehicle
A plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), plug-in hybrid vehicle (PHV), or plug-in hybrid is a hybrid electric vehicle which utilizes rechargeable batteries, or another energy storage device, that can...
Plug-in hybrid vehicle - Wikipedia
Electrically-powered spacecraft propulsion
An electrically powered spacecraft propulsion system uses electrical energy to change the velocity of a spacecraft. Most of these kinds of spacecraft propulsion systems work by electrically expelling ...
Electrically-powered spacecraft propulsion - Wikipedia
Electric vehicle battery
An electric vehicle battery (EVB) or traction battery can be either a primary (e.g. metal-air) battery or a secondary rechargeable battery used for propulsion of battery electric vehicles (BEVs). Trac...
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Charging station
An electric vehicle charging station, also called EV charging station, electric recharging point, charging point, charge point and EVSE (Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment), is an element in an infras...
Charging station - Wikipedia
Electric double-layer capacitor
Electrical double-layer capacitors (EDLC) are, together with pseudocapacitors, part of a new type of electrochemical capacitors called supercapacitors, also known as ultracapacitors. Supercapacitors d...
Electric double-layer capacitor - Wikipedia
Government incentives for plug-in electric vehicles
Government incentives for plug-in electric vehicles have been established by several national and local governments around the world as a financial incentive for consumers to purchase a plug-in electr...
Government incentives for plug-in electric vehicles - Wikipedia
Electric vehicles in the United States
The fleet of plug-in electric vehicles in the United States is the largest in the world, with a 43% share of global sales as of September 2014. Since 2008, about 260,000 highway legal plug-in electric...
Electric vehicles in the United States - Wikipedia
Electric motorcycles and scooters
Electric motorcycles and scooters are plug-in electric vehicles with two or three wheels powered by electricity. The electricity is stored on board in a rechargeable battery, which drives one or more...
Electric motorcycles and scooters - Wikipedia