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Tesla’s Long Game Reminiscent Of Other Successful Tech Giants

October 3rd, 2020 | by Guest Contributor

By now, most of you are probably familiar with the prevailing narrative about Tesla’s Battery Day: the punditocracy was expecting instant gratification, and they didn’t get it (in more ways than one). An uncharacteristically cautious Elon Musk talked about a three-year timeline and, in a world in which the definition of “the long term” seems to have shrunk to one year, 2023 is seen as the far future


Xpeng In-House Autonomous Vehicle Technology Keeps Prices Down

December 21st, 2019 | by Nicolas Zart

I recently met with Dr. Xinzhou Wu, Vice President of Autonomous Driving at Xpeng Motors, to learn more about the company’s autonomous vehicle (AV) bottom-up approach, part of its long-term strategic plan. Dr. Wu is in charge of overall strategy and technical planning of the business and team management for Xpeng's global autonomous driving R&D center in Silicon Valley, California


Xpeng Motors Unveils The New Smart P7 At Guangzhou With A Bang

December 5th, 2019 | by Nicolas Zart

CleanTechnica was invited to the Guangzhou Auto Show by Xpeng Motors to see the official unveiling of its sleek P7. If you haven’t heard about the P7 yet, see our previous article on it. The electric vehicle (EV) is Xpeng’s second car and resoundingly focuses on an intelligent, smart platform. The car is chock full of goodies, and the interior feels spacious, roomy, and very comfortable


Qualcomm Self-Driving Tests Start In California

December 29th, 2017 | by Nicolas Zart

Qualcomm is not sitting idly as the electric vehicle (EV) and autonomous vehicle (AV) revolution marches onward. The company has been active with inductive wireless charging and is also present in the AV field, with the Californian Department of Motor Vehicle recently giving it a go-ahead to test self-driving cars


Wireless EV Charging Pilot For Renault Kangoo Z.E. Via Qualcomm & Vedecom

May 21st, 2017 | by Cynthia Shahan

Renault has partnered with Qualcomm Technologies and Vedecom to explore wireless electric vehicle charging at a rate as high as 20 kilowatts (kW) — with the wireless charging working even up to 62 miles per hour (100 km/h)! In other words, this rate of wireless electric vehicle charging (DEVC) could enable vehicles to charge while driving. ... Well, that certainly would hush any charge anxiety


Stories Of 3 EV Owners

March 19th, 2013 | by Guest Contributor

Reposted from San Diego Loves Green (with minor edits): By Roy L Hales San Diego is on the leading edge of [&hellip



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