The ELVIRE consortium supported by the European Commission starts a European research project on Electric Vehicle.
Eleven leading global companies (ATB, Better Place, CEA LIST, Continental Automotive GmbH, Endesa, Erasmushogeschool Brussel, ERPC GmbH, Lindholmen Science Park AB, Renault S.A.S., SAP AG, Volkswagen AG) announced in April, 2010 their cooperation in the ELVIRE research project.
ELVIRE stands for ELectric Vehicle communication to Infrastructure, Road services and Electricity supply and is aimed at lowering drivers’ concerns regarding the limited range of electric vehicles in order to facilitate their mass-market adoption. Supported by the European Commission, the ELVIRE project partners have committed themselves to develop intelligent information and communication systems that are needed to simplify and optimize energy management in Electric Vehicles.
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