Fires in electric vehicles, Are they to blame ??

I attended an online conference on Wednesday 16th September for 2 hours entitled “Electric Vehicles, Fire and Security” This was mainly driven by three large fires which were in Netherlands, Denmark and United Kingdom. Dr. Ing. Nils Rosmuller Applied Professor for Energy and Transport Safety, Instituut Fysieke Veiligheid (IFV) Ståle Frydenlund Senior Advisor and Test Manager, …

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UK Government

How do we unify UK government, car manufacturers, energy companies for one goal, Electrify transport in the UK

We need to organise a  range of stakeholders national and local government, energy providers and vehicle manufacturers to come together with a single goal to meet the electrification challenge. How can we kick start this process, when car manufacturers are still dragging their heels in the ground to sell dinosaur fuelled cars. Can we lobby to …

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uk government electric

Electricity as the power source for alternatively fuelled vehicles (AFV)

Governments globally are committed to targets of climate change, The UK government is driving domestic legislation and regulation based on varying combinations of ‘carrot’ and ‘stick’ for both business drivers and private owners.  The aim is to completely remove the reliance on internal combustion engine (ICE) by the 2030s Vehicles should instead harness more sustainable …

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uk charging

Range anxiety? EV charging sites now outnumber petrol stations

An electric car could well be your  next vehicle, by 2030 you will have no choice but to by electric. 70% of UK drivers are considering electric as their next car.  So what is stopping people? Range anxiety, caused by lack of visible chargers and lack of confidence in the UK authorities getting them installed form …

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Skeleton technologies

Faster than a speeding bullet ?? Probably not…BUT for sure faster than a visit to the petrol station! : Ultracapacitors and the future of EVs

Skeleton Technologies says in 3 to 5 years its ultracapacitors can vastly improve speed of charge and distances achieved for a daily EV drive. What are ultracapacitors? An ultracapacitor is an energy storage medium, just like a battery. The difference is that an ultracapacitor stores energy in an electric field, whereas a battery uses a …

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