Reports, Papers, and Presentations

NEW!!  The ZEV Technology Objective: Transportation Without Petroleum - Presentation by Tom Gage at the CARB ZEV Technology Symposium in Sacramento, CA on September 26, 2006

links to all presentations at ZEV Technology Symposium Sept 26-27, 2006

An Introduction to AC Propulsion’s Split Phase Drives for Brushless Motors - 12/20/2003

Vehicle-to-Grid Demonstration Project: Grid Regulation Ancillary Service with a Battery Electric Vehicle (pdf, 1.9 Mb)

Integration of Electric Drive Vehicles with the Electric Power Grid -- a New Value Stream (pdf, 1.8 Mb) - Presented at the 18th Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS18), in Berlin, Germany, October, 2001

Presentations from the vehicle-to-grid session at the Electric Transportation Industry Conference, Sacramento, Calif., December, 2001

Steve Gehl, EPRI. Evolving Energy Delivery Systems Using Distributed Resources (pdf, 874Kb)

David Hawkins, California ISO: Vehicle to Grid -A Control Area Operators Perspective (pdf, 1.5 Mb)

Tim Lipman, UC Berkeley: FCVs as DistributedGeneration Resources (powerpoint, 2.6 Mb)

Alec Brooks, AC Propulsion: Electric Drive Vehicles: A Huge New Distributed Energy Resource, (pdf, 2.8 Mb)

Research Report: Vehicle-to-Grid Power: Battery, Hybrid, and Fuel Cell Vehicles as Resources for Distributed Electric Power in California (full report), (executive summary,) - Research report conducted by University of Delaware, Green Mountain College, University of California, and AC Propulsion. Funding from California Air Resources Board and Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.

Low-Emission Range Extender for Electric Vehicles - paper presented at the SAE Future Transportation Conference in 1997 summarizing the technology in AC Propulsion's Backtracker hybrid Trailer.

Living With an EV: 30,000 Miles in one Year - paper presented at EVS13 in Osaka, Japan about experiences with an AC Propulsion EV over a one-year period.

Questions that Should Frequently be Asked - Use this handy guide to ask the right questions about claims for electric vehicles, hybrids, fuel cells, and low-emissions vehicles.

Lead-Acid Batteries: Key to Electric Vehicle Commercialization
Experience with Design, Manufacture, and Use of EVs
- Presented at the Fifteenth Annual Battery Conference, Long Beach, CA, January 13, 2000

The tzero Electric Sports Car -- How Electric Vehicles Can Achieve Both High Performance and High Efficiency - Presented at the 17th Electric Vehicle Conference (EVS17), in Montreal, Canada, October, 2000

Level 2 +: Economical Fast Charging for EV's - Presented at the 17th Electric Vehicle Conference (EVS17), in Montreal, Canada, October, 2000


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