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MiTRE – micro turbine could destroy range anxiety in EVs at last [Video Report]

MiTRE – micro turbine could destroy range anxiety in EVs at last [Video Report]

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Buried in last month’s news and product launches was this rather clever bit of British engineering, which could mean the end of range anxiety for electric vehicles. The MiTRE (aka Micro Turbine Range Extender) is a tiny form factor motor and generator which can charge up an EV battery as the car is moving. No more worrying about flat batteries!

The MiTRE is around 40% smaller and 50% lighter than an equivalent piston engine device, and […]


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