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Fisker patents EV range-extending battery tech

Fisker Solid State Battery

New solid-state battery will be rolled out in 2023 The start-up Fisker has patented a battery technology for electric vehicles that will have a 500-mile range on a single one-minute charge. The solid-state battery is expected to be ready for commercial sale in 2023 The California-based firm will showcase the revolutionary …

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Greensboro to debut North Carolina’s first battery-electric bus fleet

Proterra bus

Greensboro Transit Authority is planning to expand its zero-emission vehicle fleet Proterra has announced that Greensboro Transit Authority (GTA) is going forward with the purchase of four 40-foot Proterra battery-electric buses this fall, setting in motion the potential to significantly expand its zero-emission vehicle (ZEV) fleet over the next four years. …

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Volkswagen partners with Google on Quantum Computing

Source: Volkswagen

The partnership aims to develop traffic optimisation, material simulations, and new machine learning technologies. Volkswagen and Google have announced a new partnership to research on quantum computing developments. Speaking at this week’s Web Summit 2017 in Lisbon, Volkswagen said its aim was to be at the forefront of future development …

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Ricardo to integrate Fisker’s 800V electric powertrain

Fisker EMotion EV. Source: Fisker

Ricardo to assist with powertrain, battery module design, fast-charging and system integration as part of the partnership Fisker has announced a strategic partnership with Ricardo to integrate an 800V powertrain into its upcoming flagship EV, the Fisker EMotion. The partnership will include integration of Fisker’s proprietary 800V Ultra Charger, 800V …

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