Power at the Edge: How Electric Cars Will Fill Up on the Fly

Power at the Edge: How Electric Cars Will Fill Up on the Fly

New technologies bringing more autonomous and connected vehicles into production will see more electric cars on our roads. How will they stay charged up? In the past, cars ran on coal, wood, and alcohol and there were no fueling stations. American carmakers experimented with coal-run vehicles in the 1970s . Many vehicles were converted to use firewood instead of gas during the Second World War due to the rationing of fossil fuels — in fact, there was a network of firewood-stocking stations for just this purpose. The Ford Model T was designed to run on bioethanol, but most Model […]