Enova Systems, Inc.
Enova Systems, Inc. develops, designs and produces proprietary, power train systems and related components for electric and hybrid electric buses and medium and heavy duty commercial vehicles. Electric drive systems are comprised of an electric motor, electronics control unit and a gear unit which power a vehicle. Hybrid electric systems, which are similar to pure electric drive systems, contain an internal combustion engine in addition to the electric motor, and may eliminate external recharging of the battery system. The company was formerly known as U.S. Electricar, Inc. and changed its name to Enova Systems, Inc. in July 2000. Enova Systems was founded on July 30, 1976 and is headquartered in Torrance, CA.