News tagged with power electric vehicles

More myths busted about electric cars

I recently went to Finland to drive the all-electric Think City plug-in car (, which is already on European roads and coming to the U.S. later this year. To help it have a soft landing, Think CEO Richard Canny ...

dateApr 27, 2010 in Energy & Green Tech
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A smart way to charge up

( -- Electromobility makes sense only if car batteries are charged using electricity from renewable energy sources. But the supply of green electricity is not always adequate. An intelligent charging station can ...

dateApr 06, 2010 in Engineering
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Argonne helps the grid get smart

President Barack Obama has called for one million plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) to hit the road by 2015. If the demand for PHEVs skyrockets, a flood of new electric cars could strain America’s power networks ...

dateMar 25, 2010 in Energy & Green Tech
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Five myths about electric cars

Despite how many times they're told differently, some Americans persist in their belief that there were weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. Sorry, nope. And almost as enduring are the myths about the forthcoming electric ...

dateMar 23, 2010 in Energy & Green Tech
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