E-Mobility

Fairy tales of e-mobility: Once upon a time...there was an electric car with a short range

Fairy tales of e-mobility: Once upon a time...there was an electric car with a short range

Friends in the other part of the country, parents in the hometown, holidays abroad: sometimes you must really unwind kilometers to reach your destination. Are long distances...
Stabilizing the power grid, reducing the CO2 footprint and generating revenues: with vehicle batteries in stationary applications

Stabilizing the power grid, reducing the CO2 footprint and generating revenues: with vehicle batteries in stationary applications

In view of the fluctuating feed-in of renewable energies, the issue of supply security is becoming increasingly relevant. Vehicle batteries in stationary applications can not only...
Smart saving: How to avoid high costs when setting up a charging infrastructure for e-vehicles

Smart saving: How to avoid high costs when setting up a charging infrastructure for e-vehicles

Proactive planning as well as smart charging and energy management minimize investment costs not only during construction but also during operation.
Cost-effective and clever: The advantages of smart charging & energy management for electric vehicle fleets

Cost-effective and clever: The advantages of smart charging & energy management for electric vehicle fleets

Electric car fleets are becoming increasingly popular. This is no surprise- considering they are not only clean and efficient, but, thanks to synergy effects as well as a wide...
ChargePilot uses ripple control receivers to stabilize the grid during charging

ChargePilot uses ripple control receivers to stabilize the grid during charging

The upcoming start of electromobility requires grid optimization. For the majority of grid connections, however, it is mostly sufficient to manage the energy consumption of...
A Vision of the Future: why electric cars are best-sellers in 2025

A Vision of the Future: why electric cars are best-sellers in 2025

The next decade will be shaped by the revolution in energy and drive systems. Let us take a look into the year 2025 and observe the development of e-cars.
The best electric cars for 2020

The best electric cars for 2020

2020 will be exiting: Most leading manufacturers will be launching new electric cars. We present an overview of the most promising ones.
New incentives and better infrastructure: legislators make electric cars increasingly attractive

New incentives and better infrastructure: legislators make electric cars increasingly attractive

German government is continuously introducing new laws and regulations for a diverse range of incentives that make electric cars increasingly attractive.
Short history of the electric vehicle

Short history of the electric vehicle

Contrary to many people's belief, the electric vehicle is not a new invention, but has its roots deep in the beginning of the 19th century. 
New York City and Berlin show how its done: How fleet managers are cutting costs with electric cars

New York City and Berlin show how its done: How fleet managers are cutting costs with electric cars

The City of New York has published the maintenance costs of its fleet vehicles, revealing the enormous savings potential of electric cars.
Sustainable power grid using Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G)

Sustainable power grid using Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G)

EVs are about to play an active part in the power grid thanks to e-mobility. This is how you help to integrate renewable energies out of sun and wind into the grid and shave...
Series on charging in accordance with calibration laws: How hotel operators and providers of holiday accommodation can invoice electricity for charging electric cars

Series on charging in accordance with calibration laws: How hotel operators and providers of holiday accommodation can invoice electricity for charging electric cars

In the third part of our series, we explain to hotel operators and providers of holiday apartments and houses how they can bill their guests for charging their electric cars in...