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Exclusive interview with Heike Barlag from Siemens, Proje...

Exclusive interview with Heike Barlag from Siemens, Proje...

3 May 2012
Within the Green Cars Initiative from the European Commission, the Green eMotion is a four-year project started in March 2011 aiming to enable a mass deployment of electromobility in Europe. Gathering 43 companies, it...
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Exclusive interview with Anthony Kongats, CEO, CAP-XX

Exclusive interview with Anthony Kongats, CEO, CAP-XX

27 April 2012
CAP-XX is an Australian based company specialised in manufacturing thin, prismatic supercapacitors with best-in-class power and energy density. cars21.com took the opportunity to talk to Anthony Kongats, CEO of CAP-XX...
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Interview with Enel: Utilities and OEMs on their way to d...

Interview with Enel: Utilities and OEMs on their way to d...

25 April 2012
In February 2012, six German utilities and OEMs formed a joint venture to harmonise billing and authentication systems and charging processes for electric vehicles. Since then, GM France and EDF have announced their p...
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Li-ion vs Zinc-air - Exclusive interview with William Tah...

Li-ion vs Zinc-air - Exclusive interview with William Tah...

12 April 2012
William Tahil, the founder of Meridian International Research, a technology consultancy in Martainville, France, has accumulated profound knowledge of current battery technologies and outlines for cars21.com the adva...
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Battery grade lithium in short supply - Exclusive intervi...

Battery grade lithium in short supply - Exclusive intervi...

11 April 2012
William Tahil, the founder of Meridian International Research, a technology consultancy in Martainville, France, has argued for years that there simply isn't enough economically recoverable lithium on the planet to su...
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Exclusive interview with Cornelius Geiger, Marketing Mana...

Exclusive interview with Cornelius Geiger, Marketing Mana...

19 March 2012
BatteryMan Technology GmbH has invented and patented a smart battery management system. The German company is a split-off from the PEUS-Testing GmbH specialised in automotive testing. BatteryMan now provides its paten...
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Exclusive interview with George Blankenship, VP Worldwide...

Exclusive interview with George Blankenship, VP Worldwide...

15 March 2012
Tesla is known to be the first company to have produced a pure electric sports car, the Tesla Roadster. During the Geneva Motor Show, cars21.com talked to Mr. George Blankenship, VP Worldwide Sales & Ownership Exp...
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Exclusive interview with Mario Nova and Nuno Rodrigues, P...

Exclusive interview with Mario Nova and Nuno Rodrigues, P...

16 February 2012
Petrotec Group with headquarters in Portugal is one of the five largest manufacturers of the world, concerning the production of equipments to the oil industry distribution and retail. The newest product of Petrotec i...
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Exclusive Interview with Ted Miller, Ford Motor Company -...

Exclusive Interview with Ted Miller, Ford Motor Company -...

6 February 2012
Ted Miller is Ford's Senior Manager of Energy Storage Strategy and Research. His team is responsible for energy storage strategy, research, development, and implementation for hybrid electric vehicles, battery electri...
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Exclusive interview with Jacques de Selliers, Managing Di...

Exclusive interview with Jacques de Selliers, Managing Di...

26 January 2012
Going-Electric is the Association for Electric Vehicles and their Users in Europe. cars21.com took the opportunity to ask Jacques de Selliers, Managing Director of Going-Electric, about his industry and policy forecas...
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Exclusive interview Joe LoGrasso, Manager, GM Global Batt...

Exclusive interview Joe LoGrasso, Manager, GM Global Batt...

19 January 2012
In the run-up to the AABC 2012 in Orlando, Florida, from 6-10 February, cars21.com had opportunity to talk to Joe LoGrasso, Manager, GM Global Battery Systems Engineering. He is chairing a conference session at AABC o...
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Exclusive Interview with Andrew Heiron, Head of Electric ...

Exclusive Interview with Andrew Heiron, Head of Electric ...

5 January 2012
Andy Heiron is heading up Renault's EV Programme in the UK. In the run-up to the EV Charging Infrastructure and Grid Integration Summit on 18-19 January in London, that he will be chairing, cars21.com had opportunity ...
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Industry perspective on the uptake of EVs: 2011's intervi...

Industry perspective on the uptake of EVs: 2011's intervi...

29 December 2011
45 interviews from OEMs, suppliers, service providers, utilities, and battery manufacturers have been published on cars21.com in 2011. Every interviewee has been asked to formulate a 3-point global action plan for the...
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EU Committee of Regions goes Green – Interview with...

EU Committee of Regions goes Green – Interview with...

19 December 2011
On Thursday 15 December 2011, the EU Committee of the Regions has received the keys of a 100% electric Nissan LEAF that will be used by the institution during VIP visits in Brussels and for general logistical purposes...
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Exclusive interview with David Klanecky, Sr. Business Dir...

Exclusive interview with David Klanecky, Sr. Business Dir...

15 December 2011
Dow Energy Materials was launched in 2011 and provides component materials that enable lithium-ion battery manufacturers to produce batteries with extended run times, increased power and operational life, with equal o...