Essays about: "Electric Vehicles"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 326 essays containing the words Electric Vehicles.

  1. 1. Development of a Smart Charging Algorithm for Electric Vehicles at Home

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Rebecca Segelsjö Duvernoy; Johanna Lundblad; [2019]
    Keywords : smart charging; electric Vehicle; photovoltaic; household load; self-consumption;

    Abstract : The purpose of this bachelor thesis is to develop a smart charging algorithm for electric vehicles (EVs) and examine the potential of the smart charging scheme, compared to uncontrolled charging scheme at residential houses with an installed photovoltaic (PV) system. The thesis examines if smart charging can increase the photovoltaic self-consumption and self-sufficiency of houses. READ MORE

  2. 2. INVESTIGATION OF CHARGING INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLES : - A case study of Beijing

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Zhen Li; [2019]
    Keywords : China; Beijing; business model; Electric vehicle; EV; electric car; new energy vehicle; charging infrastructure; charging infrastructure operators; charging service operator; charging pile; charging post; charging service; value proposition; value creation; value capture; Kina; Peking; affärsmodell; Elfordon; EV; elbil; laddningsinfrastruktur; laddningsinfrastrukturoperatörer; laddningsoperatör; laddstolpe; laddningsstation; laddningstjänst; värderbjudande; värdeskapande; värdefångst;

    Abstract : Promoting the use of electric vehicles (EVs) has become an important measure to solve the environmental issue in China. In Beijing, the number of EVs has increased rapidly during recent years. In parallel, an extensive charging infrastructure has been deployed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Does Environmental party representation matter for investments in green infrastructure? : a regression discontinuity approach

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Angelica Jörnling; [2019]
    Keywords : environmental party; green infrastructure; sharp regression discontinuity design; Sweden;

    Abstract : For the 2014 election the Environmental Party, which is a small single issue party, revealed an election manifesto for the forthcoming electoral period, where they promised to establish more charging spots for electric vehicles and to make electric vehicles more accessible. The aim of the study is to examine to what extent investments in green infrastructure are affected by Environmental Party representation on a local level. READ MORE

  4. 4. Energy optimization tool for mild hybrid vehicles with thermal constraints

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för reglerteknik

    Author : Tomas Tamilinas; Chitranjan Singh; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The current global scenario is such where impact on the environment is becoming a rising concern. Global automotive manufacturers have focused more towards hybrid and electric vehicles as both more aware customers and governmental legislation have begun demanding higher emission standards. READ MORE

  5. 5. Battery supported charging infrastructure for electric vehicles : And its impact on the overall electricity infrastructure

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Marcus Svensson Dahlin; [2019]
    Keywords : Electric vehicles; EV; EV adoption; grid; charging infrastructure; electricity distribution infrastructure; transition theory; MLP; diffusion of innovations; eco-innovation; Elbilar; EV; adoption av elbilar; elnät; laddningsinfrastruktur; eldistribution teknologiska övergångar; MLP; spridning av innovationer; miljöinnovationer;

    Abstract : The Paris Agreement was formed in 2015 to reduce the environmental impact and limit the increase in temperature to 2°C compared to pre-industrial levels. It is believed that an electrification of the transport sector will reduce its negative environmental impact. READ MORE