Search Results for electric vehicles (724)

  1. Can plug-in hybrid electric vehicles keep the electric grid stable?

    Speakers at an IEEE-USA symposium on plug-in hybrid electric vehicles debate the promises and challenges of vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology

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  2. Electric Atmosphere at Electric Vehicle Symposium

    Plug-in hybrid cars definitely on the way, but what about vehicle-to-grid technology?

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  3. Nissan Gets Into the Electric Vehicle Charging Business

    EV advocates downplay the challenge in transitioning electric vehicles into a mainstream technology, not least the demand for home charging stations. Nissan, however, isn't taking any chances.

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  4. Electric Vehicles Move Forward...Slowly

    A Chevrolet Volt update, two tiny Japanese EVs, and even a Tesla lawsuit

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  5. From Electric Vehicles to Surgical Robots

    Catherine Mohr explains how a frustration with energy policy sent her into the operating room and on to her dream job

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  6. Thinking Across the Plug: The Coming Integration of Electric Vehicles and Smart Grids

    16 December 2014 Can a power grid manage the load when 250 million electric vehicles (EVs) are all plugged in at the end of rush hour? Can the batteries of plugged-in electric vehicles act as a power reserve to help utilities smooth generating load?

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  7. Larry Burns on Electric Vehicles and the Future of Personal Transportation

    The former head of R&D for General Motors, Larry Burns, talks about the convergence of lightweight electric vehicles and self-driving cars in new systems of personal transportation

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  8. EV ROUNDUP: ELECTRIC VEHICLES MOVE FORWARD...SLOWLY

    A Chevrolet Volt update, two tiny Japanese EVs, and even a Tesla lawsuit

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  9. Why a Floating Electric Car Is Not an Ideal Disaster Vehicle

    Sure you can coast over water, but where will you charge it if the grid is down?

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  10. Electric Vehicles Need More Study, Less Emotion

    If youve never touched a live wire, try writing about plug-in electric cars

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