standardizing the electric vehicle

Horsepower is Passe

San Jose, CA – We are at a Plug-in hybrid electric vehicle symposium in San Jose, CA.

Horsepower is Passe, now people are talking about kilowatt hours, torque, recharging and vehicle to grid power.

Dr. Willett Kempton, University of Delaware, talks about the charging and regulation from the perspective of the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) certification.

About the Author:

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and the Concept Car of the Year, and former member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year #NACTOY. She is a guest contributor for Via Corsa magazine and Vicarious magazine.