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Toshiba Charge Grid idea targets EVs

06/21/2010, Toshiba has worked on their Charge Grid idea, which is actually a “charge-discharge equipment system” which relies on rechargeable batteries that are installed in various areas. This enables surplus electricity that is generated by...

MotoCzysz E1pc Electric Bike Is Fast

06/10/2010, Photo courtesy of AmadeusPhotography.com Do you think that electric vehicles are puny little things that can’t muster enough speed? If you do, that’s probably because you haven’t checked out the MotoCzysz E1pc, an electric bike that...

Mira EV surpasses 1000km mark, breaks own record

05/24/2010, Battery life is still one of the biggest issues that plague and prevent electric vehicles from becoming mainstream, since it is more often than not extremely limited in its capacity. Well, good thing there is this thing called progress, as the Japan...

Traditional Japanese vehicle gets electric engine

05/07/2010, The Japanese surely love their environment with the latest release of an electric vehicle that comes with a trio of wheels, an equal number of seats all packaged in a purely traditional Japanese design. The four companies behind this hopes for it to be a...

Geely Gleagle IG electric vehicle comes with solar panel

04/26/2010, We know that electric vehicles (EVs) are the way forward as the automotive industry wants to wean folks off gas, but that is still a long way in coming before EVs become mainstream and affordable enough for the average Joe on the street. Geely recently...

Monobike Concept Design Loves The City

04/23/2010, With all the traffic in the city nowadays, it’s easy to understand why many folks would choose to get a motorbike instead of a car, after all, it’s much easier to move around in, and parking is less of an issue. To take the idea one step...

Teijin PU_PA Electric Vehicle

04/01/2010, Going electric seems to be all the rage these days, and Teijin Ltd. of Japan has come up with their new concept prototype known as the “PU_PA EV”. Made using a cacaphony of technologies which involved weight reduction, hybrid electric vehicles...

Nissan Land Glider electric vehicle

10/08/2009, Nissan’s Land Glider electric vehicle could pave the way for future automobiles, where this fully electric 2-seater was specially developed to function as an urban runabout, being extremely narrow in width so that congestion in dense city centers...

Toyota FT-EV II does away with steering wheel

10/07/2009, Let’s face the fact – driving a car without a steering wheel is not something which the world is ready for at the moment – or are we? No longer does this scenario remain in the realm of science fiction, as Toyota’s FT-EV II is a...

Arcimoto Pulse electric vehicle

09/29/2009, Electric vehicles don’t look set to take over the roads of the world anytime soon, but if more and more transports like the Arcimoto Pulse were to be unveiled, that might very well change in a decade or so. The Arcimoto Pulse is a tandem two-seat...

Electric bus in the works

08/11/2009, Keio University, Isuzu Motors Ltd, the Kanagawa prefectural government and other parties recently announced that they will work together to develop a large-size electric bus. This project is expected to complete by autumn next year, and testing will begin...

Electric car could take 10 minutes to juice up

08/06/2009, At least that’s the lofty standards that the MIT Electric Vehicle Team (EVT) has set for themselves. After all, they figured out that the main obstacle when it comes to using an electric vehicle would be its recharge times, and they are currently...