Electrical

Ryvid Anthem 75 MPH electric motorcycle opens pre-orders in US

Last month we broke the news of the Ryvid Anthem’s unveiling, watching as the designers finally took the innovative electric motorcycle out of stealth mode. Now the novel bike is officially launching with pre-orders opening today. Compared to most highway-capable electric motorcycles that start well north of $10,000, the Ryvid Anthem is on the affordable …

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“Manage electrical tariffs carefully” – Alderman Izak Berg

Alberton consumers might just save hundreds of rands a month should they consider reviewing their electricity tariffs. Alderman Izak Berg, the national chairperson of the Independent Ratepayers Association of South Africa, cautions locals to assess their electrical tariffs. He has received over 50 complaints on electrical tariffs, and on average Berg receives at least three …

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First Drive Of Italy’s Most Extraordinary Hypercar, The Electric Battista

Automobili Pininfarina Battista can hit 60 mph in less than 2 seconds, thanks to four electric … [+] motors providing 1726 lb. ft. of torque. Pininfarina has its mojo back. If all future Pininfarinas meet this level of excellence of performance and design, which they should, Anand Mahindra’s investment is safe. James Lipman Last Thursday …

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Pole-mounted electric vehicle chargers can make charging more accessible, and their convenience may get more people driving EVs

An electric vehicle refills its battery while connected to a pole-mounted charger.National Grid Pole-mounted electric vehicle chargers are helping EV drivers get easier access to charging. Melrose, Massachusetts became the first city on the east coast to install pole-mounted EV chargers. Making charging more accessible may convince more drivers to opt for EVs. Pole-mounted electric-vehicle …

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Why Hackers Are Now Targeting Electric Car Charging Stations

Multi-million dollar ransomware attacks could paralyze operators’ entire networks Hackers have a new target in their sights – charging stations for electric vehicles (EV). Gangs of cyber-criminals are always looking for opportunities to exploit new technology and EV charging stations, like any device with an internet or mobile connection, are vulnerable. They have already been …

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Australia has a steep hill to climb on electric cars – but if ever there was a time, it’s now | Adam Morton

Last week an acquaintance who owns a secondhand Japanese electric car, brought to Australia as part of a bulk purchase by the Good Car Company, posted a quiet boast. His wife had put their Nissan Leaf in for its annual service. No major problems were found – just an underinflated tire. The total bill? $120. …

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Soldiers and families on Hawaii cutting electrical usage due to grid damage

In the latest issue to hit military housing, Army troops and their families stationed at the Schofield Barracks on Oahu, Hawaii are being asked to drastically cut electrical usage during peak hours thanks to power issues. According to an Aug. 4 Facebook post from the US Army Garrison Hawaii, the Menoher electrical substation is operating …

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Observers Outline Electric Vehicle Challenges Including Dirty Energy

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Observers outlined several challenges in implementing electric vehicle ecosystem in Indonesia, including the fact that electric energy still comes from a dirty source, namely coal. Some 63 percent of electric fuel still comes from coal which makes electric vehicles (EVs) not fully eco-friendly, Head of Transportation Study Institute Darmaningtyas told ANTARA on …

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