We were pleased to have Alysha as a panel moderator as well as our partner blogger. There is no doubt that her questions during the conference were also in other's people mind. Thanks Alysha. Her article here describes her point of view and gives you a flavour of some of the topics discussed. Here i... more
Following the speech of Volkswagen Group’s Dr. Tobias Giebel, head of the Volkswagen Research Lab in Shanghai, at the EV Battery Forum in Shanghai, our media partner Alysha Webb wrote an interesting article in which Dr Giebel sounded quite optimistic about the potential to develop a battery ... more
45 speakers took to the stage for the 4th EV Battery Forum – Asia: Shanghai 2011(November 7-8-9) which took place at the beautiful Hyatt on the Bund. Some of you will remember thisHotel as we hosted an EV Battery Forum there in 2009! Among the 20 vehicle companies speaking this year we had: TESLA,... more
First Wind Powered EV Charging Station Installed

First Wind Powered EV Charging Station Installed

The world's first integrated wind-powered electric vehicle (EV) charging station has been installed in Barcelona, Spain. The charging station combines vertical wind turbines with electric...
Remixed Li-ion Battery Gives More Energy

Remixed Li-ion Battery Gives More Energy

Researchers at the Georgia Institute for Technology have developed a lithium-ion battery with a few key chemical changes that allow it to charge itself when compressed or flexed. By subst...
Wireless EV Charging Tech Trial in UK

Wireless EV Charging Tech Trial in UK

Microchip developer Qualcomm is testing a new wireless electric-vehicle charging technology in London. The trials will take place before the end of the year, with an adapted version of Formu...
Alliance For Next-Gen EV Li-Ion Batteries

Alliance For Next-Gen EV Li-Ion Batteries

Renault, LG Chem and CEA are expected to sign a three-way agreement in September 2012 concerning next-generation lithium-ion battery production for electric vehicles. In addition to the r...