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EV programs accelerated in face of new air pollution horrors

EV programs accelerated in face of new air pollution horrors

Apr 12, 2017 1
The more you look the more you see and, in the case of air pollution, it is bad news all the way.
Long-term service agreement for world's largest hybrid ferry fleet

Long-term service agreement for world's largest hybrid ferry fleet

Apr 12, 2017 Canada
Corvus Energy has been awarded a 10-year long-term service and maintenance agreement for the entire Scandlines hybrid ferry fleet.
Solar fuels: an industry in infancy

Solar fuels: an industry in infancy

Apr 12, 2017 Worldwide
IDTechEx analyst Dr Laura Baers gives an overview of solar fuels and explains why artificial photosynthesis is still difficult to bring to market.
Electricity Producing Drones

Electricity Producing Drones

Apr 11, 2017
They call it Airborne Wind Energy (AWE). It started with kites flying higher than a conventional wind turbine to create electricity from the familiar figure of eight trajectory where winds are much stronger and more consistent than those tapped by conventional wind turbines on land or even offshore.
First purchasable electric car by Kreisel

First purchasable electric car by Kreisel

Apr 11, 2017 Austria
Almost 50 years after this vehicle type participated in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the electromobility specialist Kreisel Electric has completely converted a Porsche 910, turning it into an electrified supercar.
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Highlights from WCX17

Highlights from WCX17

Apr 10, 2017 Worldwide
IDTechEx analyst Dr David Pugh attended the recent SAE world congress (WCX) in Detroit, Michigan. In this article he reports on how the automotive industry is embracing technology.
New approach may accelerate design of high-power batteries

New approach may accelerate design of high-power batteries

Apr 10, 2017 United States
Research promises to increase the performance of high-power electrical storage devices, such as car batteries.
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A report from AABC Europe 2017: Manufacturing and innovation

A report from AABC Europe 2017: Manufacturing and innovation

Apr 10, 2017 Worldwide
Just like the Battery Show in the U.S. is the prime location for exhibitors to showcase their battery innovations and manufacturing capabilities, AABC Europe is the leading conference in the Old Continent when it comes to the quality of its speakers. This year from the 30th January to the 2nd February, the Advanced Automotive Battery Conference was hosted as usual at the Congress Center Mainz along the river Rhein in Germany. In this premium…
Manned Electric Aircraft: Progress and Potential

Manned Electric Aircraft: Progress and Potential

Apr 7, 2017
Recently, there has been a sharp increase in development activity with electric aircraft, as examined in the new report from IDTechEx Research, Manned Electric Aircraft 2017-2027.
Toyota uses artificial intelligence to hunt for new materials

Toyota uses artificial intelligence to hunt for new materials

Apr 7, 2017 United States
$35 Million to Accelerate Materials Science Discovery. Projects will apply artificial intelligence and machine learning to speed development of materials for next-generation energy.
Delivery drone with drive-up-to-your-doorstep capability

Delivery drone with drive-up-to-your-doorstep capability

Apr 6, 2017 United States
Advanced Tactis has successfully completed their first aerial package delivery test with a flying drone that can land with a 5-pound package and safely drive up to the door with no propellers turning to deliver a package to the doorstep of a customer.
Europe's Most Important Event on Emerging Technologies

Europe's Most Important Event on Emerging Technologies

Apr 5, 2017
The IDTechEx Show! takes place on 10 & 11 May in Berlin, hosting over 200 exhibitors and over 3,000 attendees.
48V mild hybrid: Greater ambitions now

48V mild hybrid: Greater ambitions now

Apr 5, 2017
IDTechEx are at the Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Conference in Sindlefingen, Germany where 48V mild hybrids are rightly a strong focus.
A self-healing membrane for fuel cells

A self-healing membrane for fuel cells

Apr 5, 2017 United States
Fuel cells are energy efficient and clean, and the hydrogen fuel can be generated from a variety of domestic sources. However, a major challenge to commercialization of this technology is the durability of the membrane.