20 Jul '12, 3pm

Eco routing: 10 percent more range from an EV-friendly GPS:

Eco routing: 10 percent more range from an EV-friendly GPS:

The University of California is working on a GPS designed for the unique range challenges of the EV. (UC Riverside photo) The average electric car travels 100 miles on a charge, though that can be affected somewhat by weather and other factors. Nissan is going through some issues this week with LEAF batteries losing range (one driver says he can go only 44 miles) in temperatures above 100 Fahrenheit in Arizona. Obviously, then, range extenders are helpful. Two Roads Converge Enter the University of California, Riverside, which says it can extend electric car range 10 percent without changing the vehicle’s drivetrain at all . It got a $95,000 grant from the California Energy Commission, and will begin trials with an electric car early next year. How will it work? To paraphrase Robert Frost, when two roads converge, you can’t take them both. Sometimes the path less traveled ...

Full article: http://www.plugincars.com/eco-routing-10-percent-more-ran...

Tweets

Researchers Improve Electric Car Range: With Better GPS System: Although electric cars are

Researchers Improve Electric Car Range: With Be...

greencarreports.com 20 Jul '12, 12pm

With a $95,000 one-year research grant from the California Energy Commission, a team at University of California Riverside...

UC researchers' new navigation system could boost EV range

UC researchers' new navigation system could boo...

green.autoblog.com 21 Jul '12, 12pm

Extending the Range of Electric Vehicles Researchers believe GPS-like device that takes into account real-time traffic inf...

TOKYO, Japan -- A recent breakthrough in electric vehicle (EV) motor technology from Japan-based SIM-Drive ... #car

TOKYO, Japan -- A recent breakthrough in electr...

evworld.com 20 Jul '12, 6pm

TOKYO, Japan -- A recent breakthrough in electric vehicle (EV) motor technology from Japan-based SIM-Drive Corp. extends d...

WATCH: Confused by jumpy pace readings on your ...

runnersworld.com 19 Jul '12, 1pm

Summer 2012 Shoe Guide April 2012 Trail Shoe Guide April 2011 Trail Shoes Spring 2011 Shoe Guide Spring Trail Running Shoe...

What are some inexpensive ways that I can make ...

greenhomeguide.com 23 Jul '12, 12pm

That is a very broad question. Homeowner aspiration is the starting point for any recommendation. Some clients believe tha...

8 top of the range .co.in acronyms - $1600

inforum.in 22 Jul '12, 12am

Top of the range .co.in By wot in forum For Sale Replies: 1 Last Post: 05-14-2011, 11:41 PM V Nice 3 letter acronyms By wo...

Another great article by the fantastic @JessicaMcIlroy is up on - take a look! ^b

Another great article by the fantastic @Jessica...

ecofashion-week.com 19 Jul '12, 9pm

Friday the 13th may not seem like the ideal day to launch a clothing line, or a collective movement in fashion, but perhap...

Honda delivers first Fit EV to California customer

greencarcongress.com 21 Jul '12, 12pm

Honda delivers first Fit EV to California customer 21 July 2012 American Honda Motor Co., Inc., delivered the first all-el...

Does Your Utility Offer Electric Car Rates? Onl...

greencarreports.com 24 Jul '12, 4pm

Ben, I live in Michigan and have some knowledge that may be of help to you. DTE offers special EV charging rates and has t...

TomTom Via 620 GPS - Bigger Means Better | SUPERADRIANME via @SUPERADRIANME

TomTom Via 620 GPS - Bigger Means Better | SUPE...

superadrianme.com 20 Jul '12, 8am

20 July 2012, Singapore – “All smartphones and tablets comes with GPS, why should I pay for a separate GPS device? ” That’...

The Top 10 Eco-Friendly Cars of 2012

solarfeeds.com 21 Jul '12, 1am

It’s becoming increasingly important for new cars to be eco-friendly. Lowered emissions, better mileage, and the adaptatio...

Make Money Online Now In One Week or Less! Noob...

blackhatworld.com 21 Jul '12, 5pm

(I do not by any means have any affiliation with any recommendations listed on this guide. Also by using this guide as a r...

RETHINKING ELECTRIC CARS -- LONGER RANGE, LESSE...

green-energy-news.com 22 Jul '12, 8pm

In the right cluster, redesigned imagery of green leaves shows overall driving efficiency. The left cluster shows Brake Co...

Ford C-MAX Energi Plug-In Hybrid Expected to Deliver 550-Mile Range

Ford C-MAX Energi Plug-In Hybrid Expected to De...

hybridcars.com 20 Jul '12, 6pm

“We are proud C-MAX Energi is the first plug-in hybrid that can deliver a 550-mile overall range and more than 20 miles of...

Honda delivers first Fit EV in California

Honda delivers first Fit EV in California

green.autoblog.com 22 Jul '12, 8pm

Honda Delivers First Fit EV to California Customer The EPA-rated 118 MPGe Fit EV is now available for lease in select Cali...