Innovation Skåne

SVT reporting on the electric road project in Lund

2019-01-14 | Innovation expertise

Watch Swedish Television’s (SVT’s) news item on our project Elväg Syd (Electric Roads South) with Innovation Skåne’s project manager Per Löfberg. If the project is approved by Trafikverket (the Swedish Transport Administration), a test in Lund is due to commence later this year. The test would include placing a rail over a kilometer long stretch of road in Lund which would make it possible for different types of electric vehicles to charge their batteries during travel. The rail would however not be dangerous to other vehicles.

Watch the news item on SVT here

The innovative solution is based on the Lunds based company Elonroard’s concept and research from Lunds Tekniska Högskola (Lunds University) and has been worked out in collaboration between nine different actors from academia, business and the public sector.

Read more in SVT’s article here