SHC becomes Swedish Electromobility Centre

​The new name reflects the Centre's width and role as a platform for e-mobility in Sweden.

As of 1 February 2017, Swedish Electromobility Centre is the new name of former Swedish Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Centre (SHC) .

In recent years, the Center has broadened and shifted focus to include the entire vehicle and related charging infrastructure. At the same time, e-mobility questions have grown in importance for society in general. The name change reflects this development and clarifies the Centre’s role as a hub for research and development of e-mobility in Sweden.


Swedish Electromobility Centre is a national Centre of Excellence for hybrid and electric vehicle technology and charging infrastructure. The Centre unifies Sweden's competence and serve as a base for interaction between academia, industry and society. Chalmers University of Technology is host of the Centre.

Partners: AB Volvo, Volvo Car Corporation, Scania CV AB, Autoliv Development AB, Chalmers University of Technology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Lund University, Uppsala University, Linköping University.






Published: Thu 02 Feb 2017. Modified: Fri 03 Feb 2017