A place for links to interesting web sites...
The "My Electric Car" website at www.myelectriccar.com.au is one of the better EV advocacy websites around. Developed in WA by Leo Kerr with technical advice from Daniel Booth at the EV Shop in Balcatta, it provides a wide range of current and relevant news and information about EVs and their benefits. Checkout the fuel & CO2 calculator at http://www.myelectriccar.com.au/calc.html
ATA have an on-line EV discussion group. See:
Yuneec is a Chinese firm specialising in electric light aircraft and components, including brushless DC motors from 10kW to 60kW, LiPo battery packs from 2kWh to 13kWh, controllers and chargers.
- E430 2-seat electric light aircraft: http://www.yuneec.co.uk/Aircraft.html
- eSpyder electric ultralight: http://www.yuneec.co.uk/Espyder.html
- ePac electric paramotor: http://www.yuneec.co.uk/paramotor.html
- Components: http://www.yuneec.co.uk/PowerMotor.html
Vehicle Standards Bulletin 14 (VSB 14)
National Code of Practice for Light Vehicle Construction and Modification (NCOP)
Great overview of battery electric vehicles on Autospeed website
A Brief History of the Electric Car
Bill Gresham and John Phillips
Motor Bike Stuff
ElMoto - Electric Motorcycle forum, members from USA, Canada, Australia and NZ.
Tony Castley http://rgelectric.wordpress.com
Paul Wayper http://www.mabula.net/tbfw/2011/01/09
All about Batteries
Battery comparator index - from Paul Wayper