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Powermat Wireless Charging Tech to Come in 2014 GM Models

August 28, 2013 / No Comments

Future drivers of some of the 2014 GM models will get the opportunity to charge their mobilephones using Powermat technology. The automaker has decided to start offering wireless charging for smartphones in some of their upcoming vehicles. Although several carmakers are trying to implement wireless charging tech in their vehicles, GM would be the first to offer this technology, says ...

First Ever Wireless Fast Charging Technology Unveiled

January 4, 2013 / No Comments

Endesa, a utility giant in Spain, has unveiled the first wireless fast charging technology for electric vehicles. Working together with research centre Fundación CIRCE, Endesa has developed this fast charging system that can recharge batteries in around 15 minutes. This wireless charging system is based on inductive technology, where energy is transferred between a charging pole and an on-board receiver ...

Daimler to Make Inductive Charging a Viable Source of Power

December 6, 2011 / No Comments

As trendsetters, Mercedes wants to implement a new style of charging for all their EVs. Thinking of how to reform the wires, they have come up with the idea of wirelessly charging the automobile.   Daimler and Conductix-Wampfler are teaming up on inductive charging tests with a Mercedes-Benz B-Class E-Cell Plus. The general idea is that a car can automatically charge up ...

Qualcomm Set For Wireless EV Charging Trial

November 15, 2011 / No Comments

Qualcomm, which has acquired HaloIPT and along with it their famed electric vehicle wireless charging technology, will put to play the Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging (WEVC) technology in London. HaloIPT is one of the leading providers of wireless charging technology for EVs. Post-acquisition, members of the HaloIPT team have joined Qualcomm’s European Innovation Development group. As a part of the trial, ...