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ORNL trials 20-kW wireless EV charging

Oak Ridge National Laboratory's 20-kilowatt wireless charging system.
Source: ORNL

A 20-kilowatt wireless charging system demonstrated at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has achieved 90% efficiency at three times the rate of the plug-in systems commonly used for electric vehicles (EVs) today. While wireless charging is not necessarily one of the technology gaps holding EVs back, …

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Tesla and Google Push for Further EV Infrastructure (Edie)

Global innovators Tesla and Google have announced plans to accelerate the growth of commercial electric vehicles (EVs) by launching new schemes aimed at increasing the infrastructure options available to consumers. As leading EV producers, Tesla has announced a new roll-out scheme to offer Tesla owners the ability to charge their …

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Motorway Electric Car Recharge Logos Bring Relief to Range Anxiety (Motoring Research)

Electric car motorway recharge points are to feature on information signs for the first time, with charging company Ecotricity becoming the first to add its logos to the blue signs.  The company points out it now has 260 Ecotricity pumps that, it claims, cover almost the entire motorway network. The first …

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