Hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), and battery electric vehicles rely on different battery recharging technologies to power controllers and the vehicle’s traction drive.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO), and national laboratories are supporting R&D to lower the cost and improve the performance of electric drive vehicles, with a goal of eventually replacing their gasoline...
Energy efficiency has become a key global focus because of its contribution toward reduced carbon-dioxide emissions. One significant area of contribution is the electrification of vehicular technology.
Artificial intelligence will be used to augment the driver’s ability to control the car under different operating conditions. The amount of AI software and hardware required, though, will far surpass any computer system in today’s vehicles.