OPTEMUS

OPTEMUS

Optimised energy management and use (OPTEMUS) represents an opportunity for overcoming one of the biggest barriers towards large scale adoption of electric and plug-in hybrid cars: range limitation due to limited storage capacity of electric batteries. The OPTEMUS...
ENLIGHT

ENLIGHT

ENLIGHT aims to advance highly innovative lightweight material technologies for application in structural vehicle parts of future volume produced Electric Vehicles (EVs) along four axes: performance, manufacturability, cost effectiveness and lifecycle footprint. The...
epsilon

epsilon

epsilon is an EU collaborative research project that aims to conceptualise and prototype the electric urban small vehicle of 2020-2025. epsilon will focus on the development of an innovative electric vehicle concept specifically designed for the typical transport...
POWERFUL

POWERFUL

The Project aims to develop new powertrain concepts able to give a substantial contribution to the achievement of a 50% CO2 reduction (based on 2005 figures) for passenger cars and light-duty vehicles for the new vehicle fleet in 2020. In particular, the research...
SafeEV

SafeEV

In the next 20 years the number of small and light-weight fully electric vehicles will substantially increase especially in urban areas. These Small Electric Vehicles (SEVs) show distinctive design differences compared to the traditional car (e.g. no bonnets, vertical...