BYD launches next-generation electric yard truck

BYD launches next-generation electric yard truck Posted May 9, 2019 by Dyllan Furness & filed under Newswire, The Vehicles. Chinese automobile manufacturer BYD has launched a new generation of its 8Y-battery electric yard trucks. The…

Illinois proposes $1,000 annual fee on EVs

Illinois proposes $1,000 annual fee on EVs Posted May 9, 2019 by Charles Morris & filed under Newswire, The Vehicles. The Illinois state legislature is considering a bill that would impose by far the highest…

A closer look at the losses in power…

A previous article examined loss mechanisms in traction motors, which tend to be the single biggest source of losses in a modern EV drivetrain. This time, the focus is on the various power semiconductors, as…