what was new
The repository for old 'What's New' monthly sections.
1 May 2014.
Scan of Pages from: Le Vehicule Electrique March 1937; supplied by George Glaister added to EV History - Great Britain page.
E-Fan and E-Cristaline pages and material added to Airbus Group section.
3 May 2014.
Electric Ferry page added to E-Boat section.
16 May 2014.
Item added to Electric Racing Cars about delivery of the first batch of single-seater Spark-Renault SRT_01E electric racing cars to the Formula E teams.
7 April 2014.
New page, Renault Zoe at 'Rallye Monte-Carlo ZENN' added to Renault section.
BYD Buses page added to Commercial & PSV/Autonomous EVs section.
Video of formula-e single-seater featuring the full 200kw (270bhp) race-mode battery being tested added to Electric Racing Cars page.
New page Formula E Guides added to Electric racing / Electric Racing Cars section.
16 April 2014.
New page Auld lang syne added to Scene in Scotland section. This will detail Scotland's part in the history / development of electric vehicles.
19 April 2014.
'Fully Charged' video on the 'My Electric Avenue' project added to Charging Technology page.
19 April 2014.
Page with My Electric Avenue video on the projects Kinross Cluster added to Scene in Scotland / The Car Scene.
20 April 2014.
Article and video on Korean car production added to Kia Motors page.
Renault Samsung Motors sub page added to Renault page.
Renault-Spark video and some details of the Formula E season added to Electric Racing Cars page.
25 April 2014.
BYD-Daimler sub-page added to BYD Cars page.
Video of the CargoHopper Project in the city of Utrecht, Netherlands added to Utility Vehicles page.
27 April 2014.
Item on Fuel Cells in Aviation Added to Fuel Cells page.
Article on Hella, HaloIPT wireless charging for electric vehicles added to Charging Technology page.
28 April 2014.
Electric Flight section created, with e-Volo sub-section incorporated and new Airbus Industrie sub-section added.
29 April 2014.
Temporary display put on Scottish Aviation Ltd page featuring the 'Scamp' electric mini-car
1 march 2014.
Added to Nissan page, Robert Llewellyn's somewhat belated review of the 2nd generation Nissan Leaf. Headed, Norwegian's Would! for reasons that will be obvious.
Scene in Scotland, e-PSV & Light Rail sub-sections re-organised.
Kia Motors page added to Cars & Vans section.
3 March 2014.
Satellite site created; the intention is to place in depth articles and material on it and link to them from the main CAEV site. The return link will bring users back to the page they left.
Vehicle Testing page added to Technology section.
Two videos showing safety testing of the Renault Zoe ZE added to Vehicle Testing page.
Video about Zoe production at the Renault, Flins plant added to Renault page.
Home page header slideshow rebuilt.
4 March 2014.
CalMac news item posted on Scene in Scotland section regarding discounted fares for EVs.
5 March 2014.
News item about KIA returning to cycle manufacture with a Pedalec added to E-Cycles - E-Bicycles - Also In The UK page.
Video documentary link added to Renault page.
Video documentary link added to BMW page.
6 March 2014.
Ford page added to Cars & Vans Section.
Video on Ford Focus Electric added to Ford page.
9 March 2014.
Toyota i-Road page added to Tricycles & Quadricycles section.
Toyota i-Road slideshow page added to Toyota i-Road page.
16 March 2014.
New section The Car Scene and a BMW page added to Scene in Scotland section.
Short video added to The Car Scene/BMW page of Road Record's Maggie Barry taking the BMW i3 for a range test around Scotland.
Short video of Comparative motor cooling testing and new traction control options on the Drayson B12/69 EV at Silverstone. Added to Electric Racing Cars page.
30 minute video review of BMW i3 added to BMW page.
A 2012 video by Grant Thomas on the Nissan Leaf added to the bottom of the Nissan page.
17 March 2014.
Volkswagen section rebuilt with separate pages for models; pages added for, e-Up! and e-Golf.
18 March 2014.
Video animation on VW e-Golf technology added to e-Golf page.
21 March 2014.
A Robert Llewellyn / Fully Charged video of the Drayson EV speed record runs added to Electric Racing Cars page.
Video of a cutaway Brammo Empulse e-motorcycle added to Construction page
BMW press release on vehicle charging added to Charging Technology page.
Image of Forth rail bridge set as Scene in Scotland page header.
22 March 2014.
New page, Living With An Electric Car added to Scene in Scotland / The Car Scene; includes three videos by the Energy Saving Trust presented by Robert Llewellyn. Also information on charging and a link to an interactive map of public charging points in Scotland.
Item with links to Transport Scotland for general information relevant to EVs and to the publication: Switched On Scotland: A Roadmap to Widespread Adoption of Plug-in Vehicles. added to Scene in Scotland section.
Six videos about the Eliica super-car added to Prototype & Concept Vehicles section.
Link to video documentary, Who Killed The Electric Car? added to foot of EVs Today page.
23 march 2014.
Two new items on policing with electric motorcycles added to Scene in Scotland / Public Sector EV Users.
Porsche page added to Cars & Vans section with a Porsche news item.
24 March 2014.
Two videos added to the Drivetrains section. One on the Siemens VDO e-corner concept from 2006; the other on the Michelin Hy-Light Active Wheel Motor EV concept of 2010.
Material added to Toyota i-Road page with details, specifications and images of the Tokyo and Toyota City test model.
26 March 2014.
Fatbike page added to e-Bicycles section
1 February 2014.
A Blog post updated with an explanation of title and Ewan MacColl video added. See the January archive.
BMW i3 Slides added.
Lohner-Porsche Slides added.
Volocopter Videos added.
Volocopter Slides added.
Proving the Concept.
First Flight of VC200.
2 February 2014.
Volocopter slides added.
First Assembly of VC200.
The Batteries & Supercapacitors section has been reorganised to allow better presentation of the different technologies in use. See: Energy Storage Systems.
3 February 2014.
Real World Vehicle Operation section added.
4 new Drayson videos added to Electric Racing Cars.
4 February 2014.
Electric Boats page added.
6 February 2014.
Renault Twizy / Robert Llewellyn, test drive video added.
The Electric Highway - London to Edinburgh video added to Nissan page.
Inboard Motors page added to E-Boats section with some images of motor types.
7 February 2014.
Material on Moritz von Jacobi his electric motor and the first electric boat added to Eastern Europe page.
Scene in Scotland page added; includes two videos of Renault Zoe in day to day use.
Three videos added to Renault page, Kangoo, Fluence and a dealer video.
10 February 2014.
EV History, Trolley Bus page added to Great Britain page.
11 February 2014.
Scene in Scotland page moved from EVs Today and made top level.
Blog & Forum pages made sub pages of Scene in Scotland Page.
Electric Racing pages made sub pages of Technology page.
12 February 2014.
Trolley Buses page renamed Tramcars & Trolleybuses.
Links Page tab renamed to Links Index.
13 February 2014.
announcement and details of London’s first ever all-electric taxi fleet added to BYD page.
New material added to Lithium-Ion batteries page.
14 February 2014.
Volkswagen page added to EVs Today / Cars & Vans; with video of E-UP!
New images of YASA motors and details of Mitsubishi combined motor/inverter system added to Technology / Electric Motors page.
Eastern Europe page renamed to Russia & Eastern Europe. new von Jocobi related images added
Section on tramcars added to Tramcars & Trolleybuses page.
15 February 2014.
Non-autonomous & Light Rail EVs page added to Commercial & PSV Page.
Details of an energy storage system using old EV batteries added to Energy Storage Systems.
Section on Blackpool trams added to Non-autonomous & Light Rail EVs page.
16 February 2014.
e-PSV & Light Rail sub-page added to Scene in Scotland page.
item on Edinburgh Trams added to e-PSV & Light Rail page.
Trams - Videos & Images sub page added to e-PSV & Light Rail page.
17 February 2014.
Top level pages reordered.
PSV sub-pages restructured.
New tram videos added to all relevant sections.
18 February 2014.
LITO Green Motion page added to Road Bikes section with details of SORA electric super-bike.
19 February 2014.
Details of Alfastreet Marine's Energy 23CS inboard electric boat added to Inboard Motors page.
21 February 2014.
More images added to e-Golf section.
Lithium-Sulfur page added to Batteries section.
What Was New sub-page added to What's New page as a repository for old What's New monthly sections.
Item on wireless charging trial by DENSO Corporation in Japan added to Energy Storage Systems Charging section
A journey through Wales, Electric Highway video added to Nissan page.
22 February 2014.
Scene in Scotland section re-structured and Twizy Test Drive moved from quadricycles section to new Renault in Scotland section.
New sub-section Energy Recovery Systems added to Technology section.
Two videos on energy recovery and utilisation added to Energy Recovery Systems section.
Very short time lapse video; VC200: Assembly at Green Tec Awards, Berlin 2013; added to Volocopter Videos page.
26 February 2014.
Yamaha page added to Cars & Vans Section.
Prototype & Concept Vehicles section revised and original content moved to a Vehicles in General page
Gordon Murray Design page added to Prototype & Concept Vehicles section
27 February 2014.
Switzerland page added to EV History, Europe section.
Details of a restored 1905 Tribelhorn Electric Brougham added to Switzerland page.
Public Sector EV Users page added to Scene in Scotland section.
28 February 2014.
Home page header slideshow renewed and border removed from CAEV welcome banner.