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Charge up electric cars without plugging in – Chicago Tribune

Bosch produces the first wireless electric vehicle charging system.

Electric vehicle charging stations, like these in the parking lot at the Gurnee Mills shopping mall, might be simplified with Bosch’s wireless charger. (Chris Walker/ Chicago Tribune)
June 20, 2013, 2:35 p.m.
By Catherine Green, Tribune Newspapers

Bosch will produce the first wireless electric vehicle charging system, the technology supplier announced this week.

The Plugless L2 System resembles a small launch pad in the middle of the floor (see a photo here). Chevrolet Volt and Nissan Leaf owners — the system isn’t compatible with other EV models — would simply drive over the parking pad to start charging their cars. The system includes the parking pad, a vehicle adapter to be installed in the car’s undercarriage and a wall-mounted control panel to help in alignment and other standard charging-station functions.

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