The main two factors restricting mass Electric Vehicle (EV) adoption are – range anxiety, where drivers worry about running out of charge before reaching their destination, and a lack of trust that existing in-car systems are accurate. These concerns stop people switching to electric vehicles, impacting air quality and the environment.
Spark’s proven Artificial Intelligence based technology delivers personalised journey predictions that are more accurate than existing manufacturer systems. The company’s AI algorithms learn with every journey, continually improving the accuracy of personalised predictions.
The KTP will look to further develop this technology thanks to leading expertise of Essex academics, increasing driver trust that they will be able to get to their destination without needing to recharge.