Researchers Developing Way to Charge Electric Vehicles as they Travel

Utah State University researchers are exploring the feasibility of transmitting coils being installed below roads to wirelessly charge electric vehicles as they are in motion. According to one of the researchers on the project, range anxiety is a significant factor in why electric cars have not been popular with consumers.

New Edition of IEC 62196-1 Published

A new edition has been published by the International Electrotechnical Commission for IEC 62196-1. IEC 62196-1:2014 applies to “Plugs, socket-outlets, vehicle connectors and vehicle inlets - Conductive char... Read More...

New Edition of IEC 62196-3 Published

A new edition of IEC 62196-3 has been published by the International Electrotechnical Committee. IEC 62196-3 applies to “Plugs, socket-outlets, vehicle connectors and vehicle inlets - Conductive charging of ele... Read More...

New Edition of SAE J1773A Published

A new edition of J1773 has been published by the SAE International. J1773A applies to “Electric Vehicle Inductively Coupled Charging.” The new edition is available for purchase on the SAE website. Descriptio... Read More...