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EV Battery Cell and Pack Materials, a $52 Billion Market by 2031

EV Battery Cell and Pack Materials, a $52 Billion Market by 2031

External Company Press Release
StoreDot Launch of First Ever 5-Minute Charge Li-ion Battery Samples

StoreDot Launch of First Ever 5-Minute Charge Li-ion Battery Samples

StoreDot announces the availability of its first-generation 5-minute charge battery engineering samples. This represents a significant milestone for the company in its mission to eliminate the range and charging anxiety of electric vehicles, demonstrating the commercial viability of XFC batteries for the first time via a small form-factor battery cell.
External Company Press Release
LEVA-EU Calls for Amendment to E-Bike Legislation

LEVA-EU Calls for Amendment to E-Bike Legislation

Trade association LEVA-EU, the sole voice for the light electric vehicle sector in Europe, says companies that solely assemble e-bikes are confronted with discrimination that is threatening their existence. The discrimination makes it almost impossible to start up new companies and could severely hinder the EU's net-zero emissions target.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2021
Saudi Arabia Plans a Zero Emission City

Saudi Arabia Plans a Zero Emission City

Redefining sustainability, THE LINE will comprise carbon-positive urban developments powered by 100% clean energy, providing pollution-free, healthier and more sustainable environments for residents. Mixed-use communities will be built around nature, instead of over it.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2021
Cruise and GM Team up with Microsoft on Self-Driving Vehicles

Cruise and GM Team up with Microsoft on Self-Driving Vehicles

Cruise and General Motors announced they have entered a long-term strategic relationship with Microsoft to accelerate the commercialization of self-driving vehicles. The companies will bring together their software and hardware engineering excellence, cloud computing capabilities, manufacturing know-how and partner ecosystem to transform transportation.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2021
Strategic Partnership to Develop Autonomous Trucks

Strategic Partnership to Develop Autonomous Trucks

PACCAR and Aurora have signed a global, strategic agreement to develop, test and commercialize autonomous Peterbilt and Kenworth trucks. This collaboration will integrate PACCAR's autonomous vehicle platform with the Aurora Driver to enhance the safety and operational efficiency of PACCAR's customers.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
EV Battery Technologies & Management Systems 2021

EV Battery Technologies & Management Systems 2021

The Global EV Battery Technologies & Management Systems 2021 was held online from 12-13th Jan 2021. The event hosted speakers from OEMs, tier 1 suppliers and more. Key topics addressed were the challenges to electric vehicle (EV) adoption with a focus towards fast charging and thermal management.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 20, 2021
Inexpensive Battery Charges Rapidly for Electric Vehicles

Inexpensive Battery Charges Rapidly for Electric Vehicles

Range anxiety, the fear of running out of power before being able to recharge an electric vehicle, may be a thing of the past, according to a team of engineers who are looking at lithium iron phosphate batteries that have a range of 250 miles with the ability to charge in 10 minutes.
External Company Press Release
Flexitricity Partnership to Unlock Balancing Mechanism

Flexitricity Partnership to Unlock Balancing Mechanism

Flexitricity and ev.energy have partnered with an intent to register the first domestic electric vehicle aggregated unit in the Balancing Mechanism. Utilising ev.energy's smart charging platform with over 10,000 electric vehicle assets, Flexitricity will be able to trade this domestic flexibility as a Virtual Lead Party.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Cell Formats for EV Batteries: Energy Density and Market Summary

Cell Formats for EV Batteries: Energy Density and Market Summary

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IDTechEx Research Subscribers
6G Communications: Fronthaul backhaul satellites

6G Communications: Fronthaul backhaul satellites

For 6G communications, the upload/ download of maximum reach is satellites. Here the incumbent, geosynchronous equatorial orbit GEO at around 35k km compete with the new arrival, low earth orbit satellites LEO at 160-2000km vs only 20km for communications drones.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 19, 2021
USA and East Asia Grab $23 Billion Transparent Electronics Opportunity

USA and East Asia Grab $23 Billion Transparent Electronics Opportunity

The new IDTechEx report, "Transparent Electronics Materials, Applications, Markets 2021-2041", describes a market increasing fivefold from 2021-2031. By 2041 it will be over $23 billion.
External Company Press Release
CPI Joins Consortium on Quantum Sensors for End of Line Battery Tests

CPI Joins Consortium on Quantum Sensors for End of Line Battery Tests

CPI announced its participation in a collaborative project - termed the Quantum Sensors project - to develop sensors for revolutionising quality assessment and battery grading in the manufacturing line. This project will advance electric vehicle battery manufacturing in the UK and overcome cost barriers to enable the widespread adoption of electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 18, 2021
BMW Plans to Double Sales of Fully Electric Vehicles

BMW Plans to Double Sales of Fully Electric Vehicles

The BMW Group has now increased the number of electrified vehicles (fully-electric and plug-in hybrid) in its line-up to 13 models, available in 74 markets around the globe. The BMW Group plans to virtually double the number of electrified vehicles it offers to 25 models by 2023: More than half of these will be fully electric.
External Company Press Release
Nornickel Joins Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network

Nornickel Joins Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network

Nornickel announces that it is joining the Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network, an industry collaboration among members across the minerals supply chain using blockchain technology to support responsible sourcing and production practices from mine to market.
External Company Press Release
Port of Tyne's All Electric Future

Port of Tyne's All Electric Future

UK Power Networks Services announced that it is undertaking detailed modelling and analysis of Port of Tyne's electricity network, which will enable the port to begin its journey to decarbonisation through electrification.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Vehicles & Autonomy at CES 2021

Electric Vehicles & Autonomy at CES 2021

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), organized by the Consumer Technology Association, is the biggest consumer electronics event in the world. Vehicle technology has become an increasingly important topic at CES: from concept cars to production-ready vehicles, from components to infrastructure, from sensors to the fully autonomous driving solutions. This IDTechEx premium article summarizes trends and announcements from the electric vehicle and autonomous mobility keynotes held virtually this year.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
6G Communications: Fronthaul backhaul drones

6G Communications: Fronthaul backhaul drones

Fiber optic backhaul is fine for most of 5G but the intended wider deployment and greater granularity and reach of 6G will call for much greater deployment of free space optical FSO and GHz links with only modest changes to the end transceivers incurred.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 15, 2021
GM Launches BrightDrop to Electrify Delivery of Goods and Services

GM Launches BrightDrop to Electrify Delivery of Goods and Services

General Motors has announced a new business, BrightDrop, which will offer an ecosystem of electric first-to-last-mile products, software and services to empower delivery and logistics companies to move goods more efficiently.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2021
Drones: The Key Technology for the Next Decade

Drones: The Key Technology for the Next Decade

Drones are the key technology of the coming two decades. They are used in many different aspects of industry, and commercial use of this technology has never been higher.
External Company Press Release
StoreDot Launch of First Ever 5-Minute Charge Li-ion Battery Samples

StoreDot Launch of First Ever 5-Minute Charge Li-ion Battery Samples

StoreDot announces the availability of its first-generation 5-minute charge battery engineering samples. This represents a significant milestone for the company in its mission to eliminate the range and charging anxiety of electric vehicles, demonstrating the commercial viability of XFC batteries for the first time via a small form-factor battery cell.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2021
Saudi Arabia Plans a Zero Emission City

Saudi Arabia Plans a Zero Emission City

Redefining sustainability, THE LINE will comprise carbon-positive urban developments powered by 100% clean energy, providing pollution-free, healthier and more sustainable environments for residents. Mixed-use communities will be built around nature, instead of over it.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2021
Strategic Partnership to Develop Autonomous Trucks

Strategic Partnership to Develop Autonomous Trucks

PACCAR and Aurora have signed a global, strategic agreement to develop, test and commercialize autonomous Peterbilt and Kenworth trucks. This collaboration will integrate PACCAR's autonomous vehicle platform with the Aurora Driver to enhance the safety and operational efficiency of PACCAR's customers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 20, 2021
Inexpensive Battery Charges Rapidly for Electric Vehicles

Inexpensive Battery Charges Rapidly for Electric Vehicles

Range anxiety, the fear of running out of power before being able to recharge an electric vehicle, may be a thing of the past, according to a team of engineers who are looking at lithium iron phosphate batteries that have a range of 250 miles with the ability to charge in 10 minutes.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Cell Formats for EV Batteries: Energy Density and Market Summary

Cell Formats for EV Batteries: Energy Density and Market Summary

-
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 19, 2021
USA and East Asia Grab $23 Billion Transparent Electronics Opportunity

USA and East Asia Grab $23 Billion Transparent Electronics Opportunity

The new IDTechEx report, "Transparent Electronics Materials, Applications, Markets 2021-2041", describes a market increasing fivefold from 2021-2031. By 2041 it will be over $23 billion.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 18, 2021
BMW Plans to Double Sales of Fully Electric Vehicles

BMW Plans to Double Sales of Fully Electric Vehicles

The BMW Group has now increased the number of electrified vehicles (fully-electric and plug-in hybrid) in its line-up to 13 models, available in 74 markets around the globe. The BMW Group plans to virtually double the number of electrified vehicles it offers to 25 models by 2023: More than half of these will be fully electric.
External Company Press Release
Port of Tyne's All Electric Future

Port of Tyne's All Electric Future

UK Power Networks Services announced that it is undertaking detailed modelling and analysis of Port of Tyne's electricity network, which will enable the port to begin its journey to decarbonisation through electrification.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
6G Communications: Fronthaul backhaul drones

6G Communications: Fronthaul backhaul drones

Fiber optic backhaul is fine for most of 5G but the intended wider deployment and greater granularity and reach of 6G will call for much greater deployment of free space optical FSO and GHz links with only modest changes to the end transceivers incurred.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2021
Drones: The Key Technology for the Next Decade

Drones: The Key Technology for the Next Decade

Drones are the key technology of the coming two decades. They are used in many different aspects of industry, and commercial use of this technology has never been higher.
External Company Press Release
LEVA-EU Calls for Amendment to E-Bike Legislation

LEVA-EU Calls for Amendment to E-Bike Legislation

Trade association LEVA-EU, the sole voice for the light electric vehicle sector in Europe, says companies that solely assemble e-bikes are confronted with discrimination that is threatening their existence. The discrimination makes it almost impossible to start up new companies and could severely hinder the EU's net-zero emissions target.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 21, 2021
Cruise and GM Team up with Microsoft on Self-Driving Vehicles

Cruise and GM Team up with Microsoft on Self-Driving Vehicles

Cruise and General Motors announced they have entered a long-term strategic relationship with Microsoft to accelerate the commercialization of self-driving vehicles. The companies will bring together their software and hardware engineering excellence, cloud computing capabilities, manufacturing know-how and partner ecosystem to transform transportation.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
EV Battery Technologies & Management Systems 2021

EV Battery Technologies & Management Systems 2021

The Global EV Battery Technologies & Management Systems 2021 was held online from 12-13th Jan 2021. The event hosted speakers from OEMs, tier 1 suppliers and more. Key topics addressed were the challenges to electric vehicle (EV) adoption with a focus towards fast charging and thermal management.
External Company Press Release
Flexitricity Partnership to Unlock Balancing Mechanism

Flexitricity Partnership to Unlock Balancing Mechanism

Flexitricity and ev.energy have partnered with an intent to register the first domestic electric vehicle aggregated unit in the Balancing Mechanism. Utilising ev.energy's smart charging platform with over 10,000 electric vehicle assets, Flexitricity will be able to trade this domestic flexibility as a Virtual Lead Party.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
6G Communications: Fronthaul backhaul satellites

6G Communications: Fronthaul backhaul satellites

For 6G communications, the upload/ download of maximum reach is satellites. Here the incumbent, geosynchronous equatorial orbit GEO at around 35k km compete with the new arrival, low earth orbit satellites LEO at 160-2000km vs only 20km for communications drones.
External Company Press Release
CPI Joins Consortium on Quantum Sensors for End of Line Battery Tests

CPI Joins Consortium on Quantum Sensors for End of Line Battery Tests

CPI announced its participation in a collaborative project - termed the Quantum Sensors project - to develop sensors for revolutionising quality assessment and battery grading in the manufacturing line. This project will advance electric vehicle battery manufacturing in the UK and overcome cost barriers to enable the widespread adoption of electric vehicles.
External Company Press Release
Nornickel Joins Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network

Nornickel Joins Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network

Nornickel announces that it is joining the Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network, an industry collaboration among members across the minerals supply chain using blockchain technology to support responsible sourcing and production practices from mine to market.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Vehicles & Autonomy at CES 2021

Electric Vehicles & Autonomy at CES 2021

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), organized by the Consumer Technology Association, is the biggest consumer electronics event in the world. Vehicle technology has become an increasingly important topic at CES: from concept cars to production-ready vehicles, from components to infrastructure, from sensors to the fully autonomous driving solutions. This IDTechEx premium article summarizes trends and announcements from the electric vehicle and autonomous mobility keynotes held virtually this year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 15, 2021
GM Launches BrightDrop to Electrify Delivery of Goods and Services

GM Launches BrightDrop to Electrify Delivery of Goods and Services

General Motors has announced a new business, BrightDrop, which will offer an ecosystem of electric first-to-last-mile products, software and services to empower delivery and logistics companies to move goods more efficiently.
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