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EV Fires: Less Common But More Problematic?

EV Fires: Less Common But More Problematic?

Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 25, 2022
Join the Upcoming Webinar: Future of Hydrogels Beyond Medical

Join the Upcoming Webinar: Future of Hydrogels Beyond Medical

Thursday 10 February 2022 - This webinar looks at hydrogels beyond the medical applications that currently dominate the publicity, patents and research. Come away aware that someone will make a new billion-dollar business out of this and greatly benefit society, from smart cities to ample food, water, and electricity with zero emissions and so much more.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 25, 2022
Winnebago's First All Electric Concept Motor Home

Winnebago's First All Electric Concept Motor Home

Lightning eMotors has been named as the powertrain provider for an all-electric motorhome concept under development by Winnebago Industries, Inc.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 24, 2022
Britishvolt to Build UK Battery Gigaplant to Meet EV Demand

Britishvolt to Build UK Battery Gigaplant to Meet EV Demand

Britishvolt is powering ahead with its historic plans for its first full-scale electric-vehicle Gigaplant in Northumberland and is delighted that the project is receiving support from the Government through its Automotive Transformation Fund, delivered by the Advanced Propulsion Centre.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 24, 2022
Funding for Megawatt Truck Charging Along California Freight Corridors

Funding for Megawatt Truck Charging Along California Freight Corridors

The Electric Power Research Institute and CALSTART have been awarded $13 million from the California Energy Commission to jump start California's high-power charging infrastructure for medium and heavy-duty vehicles. The two organizations will lead a first-of-its-kind collaboration to launch the country's first zero-emission, freight-charging corridor network.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2022
First Fully Operational Airport for Urban Air Taxis to Open in UK

First Fully Operational Airport for Urban Air Taxis to Open in UK

British start-up, Urban-Air Port Ltd, announced it has secured investment from Supernal, previously the Urban Air Mobility Division of Hyundai Motor Group, to deliver on the companies' shared vision of integrating advanced air mobility into existing transit networks and creating a seamless passenger journey. The funding will help support Urban-Air Port's plans to develop 200 vertiport sites across the world in the next five years.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2022
Radian Aerospace Emerges from Stealth, Announces Seed Funding

Radian Aerospace Emerges from Stealth, Announces Seed Funding

Radian Aerospace, the developers of the world's first fully reusable horizontal takeoff and landing, single-stage to orbit spaceplane, announced that the company recently closed $27.5 million in seed funding.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 20, 2022
First Electric Bus Designed and Developed in Africa

First Electric Bus Designed and Developed in Africa

Opibus has just introduced the first all-electric bus in Kenya as well as the first African designed electric bus ever. This is the first major step in the company's vision to provide a locally designed and developed electric bus that can be mass-produced for the pan-African market, by the end of 2023.
External Company Press Release
Maersk Invests in Electrofuels Startup Company

Maersk Invests in Electrofuels Startup Company

Maersk expects several fuels to exist alongside in the future fuel mix and has identified 4 potential fuel pathways to decarbonization; biodiesel, alcohols, lignin-enhanced alcohols and ammonia.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 19, 2022
Fully Autonomous Large, High-Speed Ferry Makes First Run in Japan

Fully Autonomous Large, High-Speed Ferry Makes First Run in Japan

Successful completion of a demonstration test of the world's first fully autonomous ship navigation systems on a large car ferry, a 222-meter ferry, with autonomous port berthing and unberthing using turning and reversing movements and high-speed navigation of up to 26 knots.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 19, 2022
1,000-Cycle Lithium-Sulfur Battery Could Quintuple EV Ranges

1,000-Cycle Lithium-Sulfur Battery Could Quintuple EV Ranges

A new biologically inspired battery membrane has enabled a battery with five times the capacity of the industry-standard lithium ion design to run for the thousand-plus cycles needed to power an electric car.
External Company Press Release
IRP and Bosch Partner to Mass-Produce Controllers for the EV Market

IRP and Bosch Partner to Mass-Produce Controllers for the EV Market

IRP Systems has signed a strategic agreement with Bosch for the industrialization and serial manufacturing of IRP's personal mobility electric motor controllers. The partnership brings together Bosch's renowned automotive manufacturing capabilities and IRP's innovative e-powertrain technology to deliver top quality, robust and affordable controllers for a variety of personal mobility OEMs in Europe and worldwide.
External Company Press Release
Hynion Becomes Sweden's Largest Supplier of Hydrogen Fuel for Vehicles

Hynion Becomes Sweden's Largest Supplier of Hydrogen Fuel for Vehicles

Hynion has entered into an agreement to supply buses in Sandviken, Sweden, with hydrogen and, at the same time, take over Linde's hydrogen filling station in Sandviken to provide hydrogen fuel to buses as well as to the cars.
External Company Press Release
Henkel Materials Improve Electric Vehicle Chargers

Henkel Materials Improve Electric Vehicle Chargers

Henkel has designed a select, proven collection of sealing, potting and thermal management solutions that provide the automation-friendly features required for mass production and deployment, along with the in-field attributes of ruggedness, safety and reliability necessary to bolster consumer confidence.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Maserati to Join Formula E

Maserati to Join Formula E

Maserati announces the first step in its motorsport strategy and will make its debut in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in 2023.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Upcoming Webinar on Next Generation Batteries and Beyond Lithium

Upcoming Webinar on Next Generation Batteries and Beyond Lithium

Thursday 20 January 2022 - What's Happening in Battery Technology? Recent commercial developments to advanced and non-lithium batteries, various next generation batteries and analysis of their relative strengths and weaknesses, and the potential markets for the range of technologies being developed.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

This milestone means the robots are able to operate routinely without human intervention, and can rely on their onboard capabilities to ensure safe operation. This industry first is the result of nearly five years of work by the Serve Robotics team and represents a major step forward for the autonomous vehicle industry, significantly lowering the barriers for autonomous delivery at scale.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Rubber Material Holds Key to Long-Lasting, Safer EV Batteries

Rubber Material Holds Key to Long-Lasting, Safer EV Batteries

Researchers have found a promising alternative to conventional lithium-ion batteries made from a common material: rubber.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Mobility Trends at CES 2022

Mobility Trends at CES 2022

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the largest consumer electronics event in the world. The last in-person event was 2020 where more than 4,400 exhibitors and 180,000 attendees showcased the latest consumer tech innovations in Las Vegas. 2022 was a hybrid event, with in person talks as well as a digital platform. In this subscriber-only article, the IDTechEx mobility team covers mobility trends from the digital platform.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Advanced Semiconductor Packaging

Advanced Semiconductor Packaging

It is nearly impossible to live in the twenty-first century without electronics - the tiny component that plays a significant role in your laptop, smart phone, smart watch, Wi-Fi router, medical gadgets, and many other applications that shape the way we work and live.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 25, 2022
Join the Upcoming Webinar: Future of Hydrogels Beyond Medical

Join the Upcoming Webinar: Future of Hydrogels Beyond Medical

Thursday 10 February 2022 - This webinar looks at hydrogels beyond the medical applications that currently dominate the publicity, patents and research. Come away aware that someone will make a new billion-dollar business out of this and greatly benefit society, from smart cities to ample food, water, and electricity with zero emissions and so much more.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 24, 2022
Britishvolt to Build UK Battery Gigaplant to Meet EV Demand

Britishvolt to Build UK Battery Gigaplant to Meet EV Demand

Britishvolt is powering ahead with its historic plans for its first full-scale electric-vehicle Gigaplant in Northumberland and is delighted that the project is receiving support from the Government through its Automotive Transformation Fund, delivered by the Advanced Propulsion Centre.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2022
First Fully Operational Airport for Urban Air Taxis to Open in UK

First Fully Operational Airport for Urban Air Taxis to Open in UK

British start-up, Urban-Air Port Ltd, announced it has secured investment from Supernal, previously the Urban Air Mobility Division of Hyundai Motor Group, to deliver on the companies' shared vision of integrating advanced air mobility into existing transit networks and creating a seamless passenger journey. The funding will help support Urban-Air Port's plans to develop 200 vertiport sites across the world in the next five years.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 20, 2022
First Electric Bus Designed and Developed in Africa

First Electric Bus Designed and Developed in Africa

Opibus has just introduced the first all-electric bus in Kenya as well as the first African designed electric bus ever. This is the first major step in the company's vision to provide a locally designed and developed electric bus that can be mass-produced for the pan-African market, by the end of 2023.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 19, 2022
Fully Autonomous Large, High-Speed Ferry Makes First Run in Japan

Fully Autonomous Large, High-Speed Ferry Makes First Run in Japan

Successful completion of a demonstration test of the world's first fully autonomous ship navigation systems on a large car ferry, a 222-meter ferry, with autonomous port berthing and unberthing using turning and reversing movements and high-speed navigation of up to 26 knots.
External Company Press Release
IRP and Bosch Partner to Mass-Produce Controllers for the EV Market

IRP and Bosch Partner to Mass-Produce Controllers for the EV Market

IRP Systems has signed a strategic agreement with Bosch for the industrialization and serial manufacturing of IRP's personal mobility electric motor controllers. The partnership brings together Bosch's renowned automotive manufacturing capabilities and IRP's innovative e-powertrain technology to deliver top quality, robust and affordable controllers for a variety of personal mobility OEMs in Europe and worldwide.
External Company Press Release
Henkel Materials Improve Electric Vehicle Chargers

Henkel Materials Improve Electric Vehicle Chargers

Henkel has designed a select, proven collection of sealing, potting and thermal management solutions that provide the automation-friendly features required for mass production and deployment, along with the in-field attributes of ruggedness, safety and reliability necessary to bolster consumer confidence.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Upcoming Webinar on Next Generation Batteries and Beyond Lithium

Upcoming Webinar on Next Generation Batteries and Beyond Lithium

Thursday 20 January 2022 - What's Happening in Battery Technology? Recent commercial developments to advanced and non-lithium batteries, various next generation batteries and analysis of their relative strengths and weaknesses, and the potential markets for the range of technologies being developed.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Rubber Material Holds Key to Long-Lasting, Safer EV Batteries

Rubber Material Holds Key to Long-Lasting, Safer EV Batteries

Researchers have found a promising alternative to conventional lithium-ion batteries made from a common material: rubber.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Advanced Semiconductor Packaging

Advanced Semiconductor Packaging

It is nearly impossible to live in the twenty-first century without electronics - the tiny component that plays a significant role in your laptop, smart phone, smart watch, Wi-Fi router, medical gadgets, and many other applications that shape the way we work and live.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 25, 2022
Winnebago's First All Electric Concept Motor Home

Winnebago's First All Electric Concept Motor Home

Lightning eMotors has been named as the powertrain provider for an all-electric motorhome concept under development by Winnebago Industries, Inc.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 24, 2022
Funding for Megawatt Truck Charging Along California Freight Corridors

Funding for Megawatt Truck Charging Along California Freight Corridors

The Electric Power Research Institute and CALSTART have been awarded $13 million from the California Energy Commission to jump start California's high-power charging infrastructure for medium and heavy-duty vehicles. The two organizations will lead a first-of-its-kind collaboration to launch the country's first zero-emission, freight-charging corridor network.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2022
Radian Aerospace Emerges from Stealth, Announces Seed Funding

Radian Aerospace Emerges from Stealth, Announces Seed Funding

Radian Aerospace, the developers of the world's first fully reusable horizontal takeoff and landing, single-stage to orbit spaceplane, announced that the company recently closed $27.5 million in seed funding.
External Company Press Release
Maersk Invests in Electrofuels Startup Company

Maersk Invests in Electrofuels Startup Company

Maersk expects several fuels to exist alongside in the future fuel mix and has identified 4 potential fuel pathways to decarbonization; biodiesel, alcohols, lignin-enhanced alcohols and ammonia.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 19, 2022
1,000-Cycle Lithium-Sulfur Battery Could Quintuple EV Ranges

1,000-Cycle Lithium-Sulfur Battery Could Quintuple EV Ranges

A new biologically inspired battery membrane has enabled a battery with five times the capacity of the industry-standard lithium ion design to run for the thousand-plus cycles needed to power an electric car.
External Company Press Release
Hynion Becomes Sweden's Largest Supplier of Hydrogen Fuel for Vehicles

Hynion Becomes Sweden's Largest Supplier of Hydrogen Fuel for Vehicles

Hynion has entered into an agreement to supply buses in Sandviken, Sweden, with hydrogen and, at the same time, take over Linde's hydrogen filling station in Sandviken to provide hydrogen fuel to buses as well as to the cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Maserati to Join Formula E

Maserati to Join Formula E

Maserati announces the first step in its motorsport strategy and will make its debut in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in 2023.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

This milestone means the robots are able to operate routinely without human intervention, and can rely on their onboard capabilities to ensure safe operation. This industry first is the result of nearly five years of work by the Serve Robotics team and represents a major step forward for the autonomous vehicle industry, significantly lowering the barriers for autonomous delivery at scale.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Mobility Trends at CES 2022

Mobility Trends at CES 2022

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the largest consumer electronics event in the world. The last in-person event was 2020 where more than 4,400 exhibitors and 180,000 attendees showcased the latest consumer tech innovations in Las Vegas. 2022 was a hybrid event, with in person talks as well as a digital platform. In this subscriber-only article, the IDTechEx mobility team covers mobility trends from the digital platform.
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