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Explaining in detail how new e-mobility technologies work, and the system requirements which must be fulfilled for these new technologies to be implemented, this book augments this analysis with discussion of the business models, financing and social and economic conditions that will foster the emergence of a new e-mobility industry.
Motor Vehicles, the Environment, and the Human Condition
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Hans A. Baer
Categories: Science
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