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electrical demand


Inside Bose's secret research lab

Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.

By February 3, 2016


Here are the reasons why so many hoverboards are catching fire

Buying a self-balancing scooter? You might want to think twice.

By December 22, 2015


BMW paying electric car owners to delay charging in Bay Area

Carmaker has teamed up with Pacific Gas & Electric to curb power grid demand by giving i3 drivers gift cards if they charge at off-peak hours.

By July 31, 2015


MIT figures out how to power tiny devices with... the ear

The ear's cochlea houses a natural battery containing ions that create a tiny electrical voltage. Researchers are developing chips with such low-power demand that this voltage just might be enough to power them.

By November 7, 2012


Suppliers beef up battery power to meet demands

Automotive News reports on automakers' moves to beef up electrical systems in cars.

By May 24, 2011


Survey hints at strong demand for electric cars

Amid ongoing debate about whether mainstream America is ready, Ernst & Young, for one, finds significant demand, even though the tech is largely not yet available.

By January 14, 2010


Electric Nissan Leaf priced at $33,000 in U.S.

Nissan prices the electric Leaf in the "mass market" with goal of meeting consumer demand and driving up volumes.

By March 30, 2010


Intrago to offer on-demand electric bike rentals

Intrago's founder hopes his electric bike rental system, rolling out in Seattle this year, will take off in the United States.

By February 26, 2008


Short Take: IEEE offers Web tutorials

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), a professional group for electrical and information technology workers, launched a Web site for video tutorials on technical topics. IEEE Video-On-Demand is free through January. Topics include "Real-Time Systems: An Engineer's Guided Tour," "Strategies and Planning for a Wireless Technology System" and "Power Electronics and Motor Drives."

By December 16, 1999