Are Electric Cars Really Green?

Do electric cars really help the environment? President Obama thinks so. So does Leonardo DiCaprio. And many others. The argument goes like this: Regular cars run on gasoline, a fossil fuel that pumps CO2 straight out of the tailpipe and into the atmosphere. Electric cars run on electricity. They don’t burn any gasoline at all.…

Wireless Charging for Electric Vehicles

CHARGING IS GETTING A WHOLE LOT EASIER FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLES. PRETTY SOON YOU WON’T EVEN HAVE TO PLUG-IN TO POWER UP. HI, I’M NAY CHEHAB IN THE ENERGY DEPARTMENT’S VEHICLE TECHNOLOGIES OFFICE. GOING WIRELESS IS THE DREAM FOR MOST CONSUMERS…AND THANKS TO A PROJECT WE’RE SUPPORTING WITH OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY…. E-V DRIVERS COULD SOON…

Lecture – 1 Electric Drive

Today, we will start with the topic on industrial drive system. In this industrial drive system, in this course, we will be mostly concentrating on the electric drive part. So, we will be talking about the electric drive part. A basic definition of an electric drive system can be an electric drive is defined as…