The Electric Vehicle and the Burden of History


Published: 2000

Type: BOOK

In the context of regulations requiring emission so low that electric and hybrid cars will be necessary, Kirsch (industrial ecology, U. of California-Los Angeles) takes the Electric Vehicle Company as a starting point for a vision of an ...

History of the Electric Automobile

Publisher: SAE International

Published: 1993-08-01

Type: BOOK

This book records what actually happened, both within America and internationally." - Ernest H. Wakefield

The Electric Vehicle

Publisher: JHU Press

Published: 2013-02-15

Type: BOOK

... The electric car and the burden of history , ” 115 . 48. " Progress of the Electric Vehicle Co. , " HA ( January 1899 ) , 13 ; Kirsch , " The electric car and the burden of history , " 119-21 ; quotation : 121 ; my thanks to David ...

Electric and Hybrid Cars

Publisher: McFarland

Published: 2010-03-30

Type: BOOK

This illustrated history chronicles electric and hybrid cars from the late 19th century to today's fuel cell and plug-in automobiles.

History of Electric Cars

Publisher: Crowood

Published: 2013-06-30

Type: BOOK

The book examines in detail: Early vehicles such as the Lohner-Porsche petrol-electric hybrid of 1901; Key figures in the history of the electric car development such as Henry Ford; Sir Clive Sinclair's plans to build a number of electric ...

History of the Electric Automobile

Publisher: SAE International

Published: 1998-10-01

Type: BOOK

The book details the historical development of capacitors, engines, flywheels, fuel cells, inductive charging, and solar cells - and the application of each to hybrid electric vehicles.

Bottled Lightning

Publisher: Hill and Wang

Published: 2011-05-10

Type: BOOK

In Bottled Lightning, the science reporter Seth Fletcher takes us on a fascinating journey, from the salt flats of Bolivia to the labs of MIT and Stanford, from the turmoil at GM to cutting-edge lithium-ion battery start-ups, introducing us ...

Electric Vehicle Technology Explained

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Published: 2012-09-17

Type: BOOK

This new edition includes: important new chapters on types of electric vehicles, including pickup and linear motors, overall efficiencies and energy consumption, and power generation, particularly for zero carbon emissions expanded chapters ...

The History of Electric Vehicles

Publisher: Independently Published

Published: 2023-10

Type: BOOK

This illuminating book delves into the origins of electric vehicles, tracing their roots from early experiments to the cutting-edge technology of today.