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by Shomanuchi
Fri, 22 Apr 2011, 00:51
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: "Heavy" Electric Vehicles
Replies: 10
Views: 2226

"Heavy" Electric Vehicles

Thanks heaps 'bga'. This is the sort of background I needed, (clearly demonstrating my 'junior' status in this field of knowledge.) Now at least I can provide the rationale as to why, CURRENTLY, the proposition of heavy equipment run on batteries (in most scenarios i.e. mobile) is not yet feasible. ...
by Shomanuchi
Mon, 18 Apr 2011, 02:29
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: "Heavy" Electric Vehicles
Replies: 10
Views: 2226

"Heavy" Electric Vehicles

Thanks Coulomb _ I hadn't even considered fans, drag lines and crushers - you're right though there is already a fair bit of heavy 'electric' equipment already operating - and changes still need to be made so that the electricity is supplied from renewables. - I'm more worried though about diesel de...
by Shomanuchi
Sun, 17 Apr 2011, 00:29
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: "Heavy" Electric Vehicles
Replies: 10
Views: 2226

"Heavy" Electric Vehicles

Hi All Can anyone tell me if there are any heavy vehicles and equipment currently available within the mining, agricultural or construction industries, (e.g. dozers, tractors, excavators, cranes, harvesters, loaders, graders, dump trucks etc). I am particularly interested in tracking down manufactur...