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New approach advances wireless power transfer for vehicles

November 14, 2013

a small prototype of wireless transfer device Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed new technology and techniques for transmitting power wirelessly from a stationary source to a mobile receiver--moving engineers closer to their goal of creating highway "stations" that can recharge electric vehicles wirelessly as the vehicles drive by. Full Story

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