The user connects an easy-to-handle/easy-to-carry dedicated battery with a large-sized handgrip to the recharger and plugs into a household electric outlet
The first Toyota to use lithium-ion batteries, the plug-in car can be charged from a household electric outlet
and is claimed to have an extended driving range as well as being able to operate in electric-only mode for short distances.
The Prius Plug-in Hybrid can be charged using an external power source such as a household electric outlet
, and is the first vehicle produced by TMC to be propelled by a lithium-ion battery.
The Volt is designed to be recharged at a standard electric outlet
The electric version has a 160km range per charge and can be recharged by plugging into a regular electric outlet
The Volt, still in the prototype stage but slated for mass production by 2010, will be able to go upwards of 40 miles on a single overnight charge from a common household electric outlet
Plug-in hybrids take the concept further by plugging into a regular electric outlet
to enable the vehicle to operate solely on its electric motor for ranges of 40-50 miles or more on a single charge.
28 miles) that recharges using a standard 120-volt electric outlet
Charging batteries takes between one and three hours through a standard electric outlet
and at a cost of about 30cents, said Tom Cackette, chief deputy executive officer of the California Air Resources Board.
The lack of a plug has been a selling point for hybrids because it eliminates a big consumer fear about electric vehicles--that if you run low on juice, you must hunt for an available electric outlet
WildCharge technology delivers instant power to all WildCharge-enabled consumer electronic devices as if they are connected directly to an electric outlet
, and virtually any consumer electronic device can be WildCharge-enabled, claimed the president of WildCharge.
1 Remove a bulb from an unlit section, plug the empty socket into the connector, plug the string into an electric outlet
, then squeeze the trigger until the lights turn on.
Connected to it is a full-service electrical wholesale store called The Electric Outlet
The FAWSsit[TM] Foldaway Wheelchair Shower is "a completely self-contained portable shower stall, used anywhere there is access to warm water, a drain, and an electric outlet
," according to maker Care Giver Support Products (CGSP).
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