Rolls Royce, Airbus and Siemens Develop Hybrid Plane to change planes carrying passengers overseas. They want to test a hybrid electric plane by 2020 and begin commercial flights by 2025.
Representing the battery breakthrough that is ready to commercialize and promises much more battery capacity for our smartphones and electric vehicles and extremely fast charging. So, the price of electric vehicles will be very close and even lower than conventional gasoline-powered vehicles very soon to provide a clean and quiet future.
With ground transportation sector already transitioning to electric powered drive systems, the technology progress has also been astonishing in the next frontier for a global clean energy economy applied to transportation: electric flight.
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