Inductive charging gives trigger to future of E-Mobility - ISO/IEC-15118 Standardization of Wireless Power Transfer
In discussions and reports about electric mobility, the topic of inductive charging continues to grow in importance. Along with its primary benefit of convenience, this technology offers a number of key long-term advantages that cannot be overestimated. In particular, inductive charging makes it possible to conveniently extend the driving ranges of electric vehicles and design the expensive batteries to be smaller. This article offers an overview of current issues discussed in such forums as the 2015 Vector E-Mobility Engineering Day in Stuttgart, Germany, which was attended by automotive OEMs and suppliers.