Valeo debuts Ineez™ Air Charging, its pioneering wireless EV charging technology at CES 2024. This system operates at an ultra-low 3kHz frequency, offering lightweight, cost-efficient, and cable-free charging. With universal compatibility, Vehicle-to-Grid functionality, and readiness for autonomous charging, it integrates seamlessly into public and private spaces, catering to diverse needs and future advancements.
Valeo's latest innovation, Ineez™ Air Charging, showcased at CES 2024 in Las Vegas, marks a watershed moment in the realm of electric vehicle (EV) charging. As the EV market surges forward, charging solutions become pivotal in meeting consumer demands. Valeo's offering, the Ineez™ Air Charging, establishes itself as a game-changer in the charging station market by providing an inductive wireless charging solution that eliminates the need for cumbersome charge cables.
Distinguished by its ultra-low operational frequency, hovering around 3kHz, this groundbreaking system possesses unmatched advantages. It weighs a mere 50% of traditional systems, ensuring a hassle-free and lighter charging experience. Valeo's emphasis on streamlined hardware drives affordability while maintaining an exceptional efficiency rate of over 90% from the power grid to the vehicle's battery.
The design of the Ineez™ Air Charging prioritizes global compatibility, ensuring support for various wall boxes, grid configurations (single or three-phase networks), and vehicles equipped with 400-800V batteries. With the inclusion of Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) capabilities and adaptable power solutions (7-22kW), this versatile solution caters to both public and private charging spaces, seamlessly integrating into diverse environments such as streets, parking lots, shopping malls, homes, and workplaces.
Valeo's forward-thinking approach is evident in its readiness for autonomous vehicle integration, enabling self-recharging capabilities in inductive charging zones.
This groundbreaking technology, backed by over 25 design patents encompassing hardware, software, and mechatronics, represents a substantial leap in wireless EV charging technology.
The introduction of Valeo Ineez™ Air Charging at CES 2024 in Las Vegas signifies a monumental stride in EV charging, presenting an innovative, adaptable, and efficient solution that caters to diverse global EV charging needs. Moreover, its future-ready features anticipate advancements in autonomous vehicle charging, paving the way for a seamless, cable-free charging experience.