|Description||makes electric car parts|
|Partial Close, 6/2011 ||$625k|
Efficient Drivetrains Inc. (EDI) designs and manufactures high-efficiency continuously variable transmissions (CVT) for electric vehicle developers, manufacturers, and suppliers. EDI’s hybrid electric drivetrain systems and technologies provide significant cost and efficiency advantages by using parallel drivetrain architectures, unique components, proprietary control software and algorithms. The company’s products have direct applications in Electric Vehicles (EVs), Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEVs), and Plugin Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEVs), across nearly all platforms classes and configurations including trucks, buses and cars.
Lowering Cost and Increasing Electrification using the Dual Fuel PHEVs. Presented at: Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo, Novi, Michigan, USA, Sept. 19, 2013.Added: 10/21/13
Simplifying HEV & PHEV Powertrains to Lower Cost and Increase ReliabilityAdded: 12/26/13