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Volvo Cars to go all electric

Volvo Cars to go all electric

Jul 7, 2017 Sweden
Volvo Cars has announced that every Volvo it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor, marking the historic end of cars that only have an internal combustion engine and placing electrification at the core of its future business.
Hyster talks zero emissions and double reefer handling

Hyster talks zero emissions and double reefer handling

Jul 6, 2017 Europe
Hyster Europe discusses a project to electrify container handlers and 11T high capacity empty container handlers.
World's first Fast Displacement with hybrid propulsion

World's first Fast Displacement with hybrid propulsion

Jul 5, 2017 1 Netherlands
Heesen Yachts has announced that the world's first Fast Displacement motor yacht equipped with hybrid propulsion was delivered to her owner in international waters.
Ocean Phoenix 360

Ocean Phoenix 360

Jul 4, 2017 France
Ocean Phoenix 360 is a truly unique giant factory-ship capable of eradicating the millions of tons of plastic waste that have accumulated in the North Pacific and other Oceans around the world.
Dubai welcomes first autonomous police car

Dubai welcomes first autonomous police car

Jul 3, 2017 United Arab Emirates
In a recently-held press conference Dubai Police revealed the force's newest addition, the autonomous police patrol.
Autonomous grocery delivery trials in Greenwich

Autonomous grocery delivery trials in Greenwich

Jun 30, 2017 United Kingdom
CargoPod, developed by Oxbotica as part of the GATEway Project, is guided by their state-of-the-art autonomy software system Selenium, which enables real-time, accurate navigation, planning and perception in dynamic environments. The pod is able to carry a total of 128kg of groceries at a time.
Hybrid ferry improves efficiency and protects the environment

Hybrid ferry improves efficiency and protects the environment

Jun 29, 2017 Finland
Finland's first hybrid ferry is a vessel full of state-of-the-art technology. Elektra is also Finland's biggest road ferry. With its length of almost 98 meters and width of 16 meters, it can carry up to 90 cars at a time.
The number of electric cars will need to reach 600 million by 2040

The number of electric cars will need to reach 600 million by 2040

Jun 28, 2017 1 United States
Electric cars hey have a long way to go before reaching numbers capable of making a significant contribution to greenhouse gas emission reduction targets. In order to limit temperature increases to below 2°C by the end of the century, the number of electric cars will need to reach 600 million by 2040.
Driverless shuttle service

Driverless shuttle service

Jun 27, 2017 United States
The service will use two fully-automated, 15-passenger, all-electric shuttles manufactured by French firm NAVYA to transport students, faculty, and staff on a non-stop two-mile route.
Corvus Energy Inc secures financing to grow international business

Corvus Energy Inc secures financing to grow international business

Jun 26, 2017 Canada
Export Development Canada has announced the closing of a CAD $6.5M contract financing credit facility for Richmond, BC-based Corvus Energy Inc.
Emission-Free Electric Vehicle Prototype

Emission-Free Electric Vehicle Prototype

Jun 23, 2017
"The purpose of the "Adaptive City Mobility" project is the development of a complete, emission-free mobility concept for cities.
Ten-engine electric plane completes successful flight test

Ten-engine electric plane completes successful flight test

Jun 23, 2017 1 United States
Imagine a battery-powered plane that has 10 engines and can take off like a helicopter and fly efficiently like an aircraft
Launch of the Solecat 12 in New Zealand

Launch of the Solecat 12 in New Zealand

Jun 22, 2017 New Zealand
Together with their partner Naval DC, Soel Yachts puts their 11 years of solar electric naval architecture experience into the SoelCat 12, a fully sustainable vessel proven for saltwater operations.
Funding to develop robotic pilot for autonomous aircraft

Funding to develop robotic pilot for autonomous aircraft

Jun 22, 2017 United States
A drop-in robotic system to rapidly convert a variety of traditionally manned aircraft to robotically piloted, autonomous aircraft.