Electric vehicles

Audi’s PB18 e-tron supercar designed around ideal driver’s position in the centre

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“We want to offer the driver an experience that is otherwise available only in a racing car like the Audi R18. That’s why we developed the interior around the ideal driver’s position in the centre. Nevertheless, our aim was to also give the PB18 e-tron a high degree of everyday usability, not just for the driver, but […]

Electric vehicles

Is BYD is going to give a tough competition to Tesla in China?

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I really do encourage other manufacturers to bring electric cars to market. It’s a good thing, and they need to bring it to market and keep iterating and improving and make better and better electric cars, and that’s what going to result in humanity achieving a sustainable transport future. I wish it was growing faster […]

Photography

Beautiful lights show on Shenzhen’s 40th Anniversary from its journey from fishing village to metropolis

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Today I am lucky to be part of the celebrations of Shenzhen’s 40th Anniversary as I just viewed the beautiful lights show ( 深圳特区改革开放40周年灯光Shows )  at Shenzhen Civic Center ( 深圳市民中心 ) Basically the show is about the beautiful integration of lighting systems at a selected place in Shenzhen. The below video is the capture of […]

Photography

Are drones going to replace humans for combating dangerous missions ?

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Drones overall will be more impactful than I think people recognize, in positive ways to help society. – Bill Gates  Today visited an exhibition Shenzhen International UAV Expo 2018 ( June 22nd till June 24th )  which was held in Shenzhen Convention and exhibition centre displayed various kinds of Drones. Before talking about drones, let us analyse […]

Electric vehicles

Is electric mobility becoming more ” personal ” ?

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“When the spirits are low, when the day appears dark, when work becomes monotonous, when hope hardly seems worth having, just mount a bicycle and go out for a spin down the road, without thought on anything but the ride you are taking.” Sherlock Holmes author, Arthur Conan Doyle, Scientific American, 1896 There was a time […]

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Are hub motors the future choice for EV power train ?

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Everybody recognizes that if you can make very efficient electric motors, you can make a quantum leap forward. – James Dyson We know we use electric motors in all formats of electric vehicles. There are motors with gearing and transmission system and also motors which Hub motors directly fitting to the wheel. In this article, […]

Opinions

An overview of bicycle sharing business in India and China

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Three years ago I saw people unlocking bicycles using their smartphone and ride it and then lock it in a parking place. In no time someone else unlocked the bicycle and left the place. I was surprised to see this and very curious to know what’s going on. What are these bicycles and how people […]

Electric vehicles

Selling electric vehicle charging services cannot be a financially viable business

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Confused? Yes, I mean it. Selling Electric vehicle Charging services cannot be a financially viable business opportunity and need more! To understand more, let’s go into details about the Charging solutions. A study on EV infrastructure in the USA says 60~80% of electric vehicle owners use home chargers who charge overnight, 30~40% use workplace charging […]

Opinions

India in 2018

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Wishing India and the World a very Happy, Prosperous & Successful New Year 2018 – Murali from India  On the occasion of the New year in India, Delhi’s India Gate & Connaught place, Kolkata’s Park street, Hyderabad to Mumbai, people celebrated the start of India with fireworks, parties and prayers. Recap of 2017 includes a […]

Electric vehicles

Plan for all-electric cars by 2030 not viable by Mercedes chief, my thoughts

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Does this mean ” Who killed the electric car ? ” gonna repeat again ? I agree that 2030 is an ambitious target for Indian market where still no significant growth in the companies related to electric vehicles, components and infrastructure. Keeping latest pollution norms into consideration and provided automotive sector is the major contributor […]