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Protean Electric & Zhejiang VIE Science & Technology Partnering For 16″ Version Of ProteanDRIVE In-Wheel…

We first covered Protean and its in-wheel motor tech back in 2012, and then interviewed a company exec in 2013 at EVS27 in Barcelona. Apparently, the company is still alive. A 16″ version of the ProteanDRIVE In-Wheel Motor will be developed by Protean Electric in partnership with Zhejiang VIE Science & Technology Company (VIE), according to recent news from the partners.

In-Wheel Electric Drive — FTW!

We’ve covered the idea of in-wheel electric drive or electric motors once before. Clearly, there isn’t a lot of news in this space. But I think this is a super interesting cleantech solution with a lot of potential. Reposted from Electric Love, here’s a company betting its money (and tens of … [continued]