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Canada’s Elix Claims Safer WEV Charging

October 13, 2016 in EVs, EVSE, New Products, Technology, WEVC by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Rotating Permanent Magnets to Reduce Radiation
As Vancouver Company Gets China Investment Boost

Vancouver-based Elix Wireless is promoting a method of electrical wireless power transfer – MDC, for magneto-dynamic coupling – it says is safer for electric vehicle charging in that it emits far lower levels of potentially hazardous electromagnetic radiation than competing inductive charging technologies.

Qualcomm & Lear Have WEVC License

July 27, 2016 in Companies, Electric Drive, EVs, EVSE, WEVC by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Lear ‘to Develop, Make and Supply’ Using Qualcomm Halo Technology

Qualcomm and Lear Corp said this morning that they’ve entered into a license agreement for WEVC/wireless electric vehicle charging. Lear is to manufacture equipment to charge EVs inductively using Qualcomm Halo technology – no plugging-in.

SAE Issues Report on Wireless Charging

July 19, 2016 in EVs, EVSE, milestones, WEVC by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Expects Standard on Wireless EV Charging Next Year
As TIR J2954 Said to Be ‘A Milestone Industry Guideline’

SAE International’s wireless electric vehicle charging task force is making increasingly rapid progress toward a standard for equipment to allow electric vehicles to charge inductively, with no need for plugs and cables. The WEVC standard, for which a TIR/technical information report has just been issued, carries SAE’s J2954 designation.

AVTA Picks Wave for High-Power WEVC

June 6, 2016 in Electric Drive, EVs, transit, WEVC by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging for Transit Bus Fleet

The Antelope Valley Transit Authority board has selected high-power wireless electric vehicle charging equipment from Utah’s Wave to help charge its new fleet of 100% battery-electric buses. The target is 250 kilowatts, AVTA says. updated June 7

Wireless EV Charge: Commercial in 2017?

August 11, 2015 in Electric Drive, EVs, Studies, WEVC by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Luxury Market First, Then the Mass Market, Says Strategy Analytics,
Which Suggests that Wireless Charging Could Be ‘Dominant’ by 2028

Wireless electric vehicle charging, with its promise of game-changing convenience, could be commercial as soon as 2017, with luxury EVs preceding the mass market, says a new study by Strategy Analytics.

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