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ABB receives CE marking for EV fast- charging multi-stand...

ABB receives CE marking for EV fast- charging multi-stand...

24 September 2013
ABB announced on 24 September 2013 that it has received CE marking approval for its 50-kilowatt (kW) Terra 53 CCS DC fast charging station for electric vehicles. ABB is the first supplier of CCS DC fast-charging solut...
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Digatron Firing Circuits new stop-start testing

Digatron Firing Circuits new stop-start testing

16 September 2013
With the uptake of stop-start systems in the automotive sector, traditional static tests are inadequate. In order to accurately test batteries, BMS and energy management algorithms, Digatron Firing Circuits has develo...
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Digatron Firing Circuits joins cars21.com to showcase its...

Digatron Firing Circuits joins cars21.com to showcase its...

7 May 2013
Digatron Firing Circuits Electric Vehicle Battery Tester (EVT) is a scalable computer-controlled equipment that emulates load profiles of EV & HEV. The EVT realises the functions charge and discharge with freely p...
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ABB launches cost-effective 20kW DC fast charger for the ...

ABB launches cost-effective 20kW DC fast charger for the ...

27 March 2013
On 26 March 2013 ABB, launched the Terra SmartConnect (SC), a breakthrough product that will significantly improve the business case for installing electric-vehicle (EV) fast chargers throughout North America. The new...
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ABB Broadens its EV Fast Charging Portfolio

ABB Broadens its EV Fast Charging Portfolio

14 February 2013
ABB announced on 13 February 2013 that it supports the new Combined Charging System (CCS) standard for electric vehicles (EVs) with the expansion of its EV fast charging product portfolio to include additional functio...
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Test Drive: BMW Active E

Test Drive: BMW Active E

22 October 2012
The BMW ActiveE is a conversion of a Series 1 Coupé and has been created by BMW to better understand the electric vehicle (EV) market. Thanks to the feedback gathered from Mini E and ActiveE users, BMW will lau...
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PlugSurfing joins cars21.com to showcase dynamic EV charg...

PlugSurfing joins cars21.com to showcase dynamic EV charg...

14 May 2012
PlugSurfing – the social EV charging network – has launched a widget which since April 2012 is showing dynamic, real-time data for half of the 16,000 charging points displayed, including the UK Government&...
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New cars21.com partner: ABB creates EV charging breakthro...

New cars21.com partner: ABB creates EV charging breakthro...

27 March 2012
ABB creates EV charging breakthrough with the launch of Terra Smart Connect (SC), available for delivery in Europe in the second quarter of 2012, starting at the price of 9,988 euros for small volume orders. cars21.co...
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AVL joins cars21.com to showcase battery solutions

AVL joins cars21.com to showcase battery solutions

23 February 2012
AVL is world's largest privately owned and independent company specialised in the design and development of powertrain systems as well as instrumentation and test systems. cars21.com welcomes AVL as Premium Partner, a...
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A golden age for electric vehicle telematics?

A golden age for electric vehicle telematics?

22 December 2011
According to a recent study by Pike Research’s of the market opportunity for telematics in plug-in electric vehicles, the annual revenue from sales of EV telematics will reach $1.4 billion (€1.07 billion) b...
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UPDATE: Read cars21.com on the go with our mobile APP

UPDATE: Read cars21.com on the go with our mobile APP

15 November 2011
cars21.com is proud to announce that it released this week its first mobile application on the App Store, giving readers the opportunity to keep up-to-date on the latest EV market activities wherever they are. Have a ...
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Charge your EV as easily as your toothbrush

Charge your EV as easily as your toothbrush

16 August 2011
Charging an electric vehicle (EV) is considering different options: overnight at home with low-power source, at fast-charging stations in the public space, but also, less predictable, just by parking on a special spot...
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'Powering the electric vehicle' - ultracapacitors: a burs...

'Powering the electric vehicle' - ultracapacitors: a burs...

28 June 2011
Ultracapacitors complement modern electric vehicle power sourcing - projects recently presented attempt to use the fast-charging technology as main power source for electric vehicles. cars21.com presents the technolog...
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Prince Albert II of Monaco behind the wheel of the first ...

Prince Albert II of Monaco behind the wheel of the first ...

8 June 2011
While the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix took centre stage last week in Monaco, the car to capture the attention of the motor sport circuit was the Fisker Karma. Behind the wheel, Prince Albert II of Monaco, accompanie...
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New premium partner: EV Charging Stations Network Managem...

New premium partner: EV Charging Stations Network Managem...

1 June 2011
Critical Software, an expert company in advanced IT systems, has developed an innovative software platform that facilitates the general management of any EV charging infrastructure. The csNMS - network management syst...