30 Apr '13, 7am

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The tipping point between electric vehicles and gasoline power is still far away in the distance, but the changeover has been accelerating with lightening speed over the past couple of years. The raw sales figures only tell a small part of the tale. What really matters is the way that auto manufacturers have begun rolling out integrated EV systems that go beyond promoting vehicle ownership as a form of self expression, to recast the car as an intimate member of a mobile household. For an example of that dynamic, take a look at BMW, which is rolling out the new BMW i plug-in series later this year and has just announced a package deal with the German solar company SOLARWATT. SOLARWATT carport courtesy of BMW. The BMW i Electric Mobility Concept The two vehicles involved in the solar partnership include the all-electric BMW i3 and the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid. Earlier this year...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2013/04/30/bmw-and-solarwatt-tea...

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