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James Dyson plans to launch an electric car by 2020

James Dyson plans to launch an electric car by 2020

Written by on September 27, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

LONDON (Reuters) – James Dyson, the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner, said on Tuesday his company was working on developing an electric car to be launched by 2020. Dyson said he was spending 2 billion pounds ($2.7 billion) to exploit his namesake company’s expertise in solid-state battery technology and electric motors to […]

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The battle to power the electric car

The battle to power the electric car

Written by on November 6, 2015 in Features with 0 Comments

TOKYO/DETROIT (Reuters) – Asia’s two autos powerhouses, Japan and China, are jostling for supremacy in how future electric cars should generate their power – from batteries or hydrogen-powered fuel-cells. In a potentially high-stakes clash reminiscent of Sony versus Panasonic in the Beta-VHS video war in the 1980s, the winner could enjoy years of domination if […]

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Apple electric car rumors ‘fueled’ by lawsuit

Apple electric car rumors ‘fueled’ by lawsuit

Written by on May 14, 2015 in News with 0 Comments

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc and electric battery maker A123 Systems are close to settling a legal dispute over claims that the smartphone and computer maker, which is also looking into building an electric vehicle, poached A123 employees to build a large-scale battery unit. A123, which makes batteries that are used in electric cars, […]

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