Graeme leads National Grid’s work on electric vehicles/decarbonisation of transport by leading and coordinating all the work relating to the UK regulated business of National Grid.
His work helps the Government, the energy and automotive industry’s transition towards zero emission vehicles.
Nissan and EVgo are expanding the charging network for EV drivers with the installation of 200 direct current fast chargers (DCFC) across the United States. Each of the new fast-chargers is capable of delivering 100kW and have both CHAdeMO and CCS connectors so more EV drivers can benefit.
Optimus Ride, a leading self-driving vehicle technology company, announced the launch of New York state’s first self-driving vehicle programme, located at the Brooklyn Navy Yard (Yard), a 300-acre industrial park with more than 400 manufacturing businesses and 10,000 employees onsite.
Synopsys, Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire QTronic GmbH, a leader in simulation, test tools, and services for automotive software and systems development headquartered in Germany.
Recent advances in battery cell technology for BMW plug-in hybrid models are extending the capabilities in terms of locally emissions-free driving pleasure – both in the city and beyond. The new battery generation in the BMW 225xe Active Tourer increases the electrically powered range of the urban all-rounder by more than 25% to between 55 and 57 kilometres.
Karamba Security, a provider of embedded cybersecurity for connected machines, announced a collaboration with Cypress Semiconductor Corp. to enhance security hardening for the automotive industry. Karamba’s embedded cybersecurity solutions for connected systems are used by Tier 1s and OEMs to protect vehicles and reduce vulnerability exposures.
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