Hosted by IDTechEx

Off-road Electric Vehicles

Gridtractor Launches Fleet Electrification Services

Gridtractor Launches Fleet Electrification Services

Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 25, 2021
Fully Operational Electric Bus Using Wireless Electric Road in Sweden

Fully Operational Electric Bus Using Wireless Electric Road in Sweden

ElectReon announced the successful launch of the first fully operational bus utilizing the company's wireless charging infrastructure in the city of Visby in Gotland, Sweden. Implemented by a consortium of partners, the Smartroad Gotland project began operations in early 2020 and is one of four Electric Road demonstration projects currently being funded by the Swedish Transport Administration, Trafikverket.
External Company Press Release
A Winning Solution for Autonomous Farming Safety

A Winning Solution for Autonomous Farming Safety

Agri-tech company Agribot AI has won the Agri-EPI and Hands Free Farm hackathon tackling safety and security concerns around autonomous agricultural vehicles.
External Company Press Release
UK Hydrogen Roadshow Shows Low Carbon Hydrogen Innovation

UK Hydrogen Roadshow Shows Low Carbon Hydrogen Innovation

The first-ever double decker hydrogen bus tour of the UK set off from London to shine a spotlight on the part hydrogen has to play in the country's race to net zero.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 16, 2021
Ford, Argo AI and Walmart to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Deliveries

Ford, Argo AI and Walmart to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Deliveries

Ford Motor Company, Argo AI and Walmart are working together to launch an autonomous vehicle delivery service in Miami, Austin, Texas, and Washington, D.C. — Walmart's first multi-city autonomous delivery collaboration in the US. The last mile delivery service will use Ford self-driving test vehicles equipped with the Argo AI Self-Driving System to deliver Walmart orders to customers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 4, 2021
Komatsu Announces Alliance to Advance Zero-Emission Mining Solutions

Komatsu Announces Alliance to Advance Zero-Emission Mining Solutions

Working together to rapidly innovate in support of carbon reduction targets, Komatsu and several of its customers have formed the Komatsu Greenhouse Gas Alliance. The founding members of the alliance are Rio Tinto, BHP, Codelco and Boliden.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 3, 2021
Hydrogen Engine-Equipped Corolla to Enter Super Taikyu Race

Hydrogen Engine-Equipped Corolla to Enter Super Taikyu Race

Toyota Motor Corporation will enter a vehicle equipped with a developmental hydrogen-powered engine at the five-hour-long Super Taikyu Race in Autopolis. The hydrogen engine is being developed as part of Toyota's efforts to realize a carbon-neutral mobility society.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 1, 2021
Autonomous Excavators Ready for Around the Clock Real World Deployment

Autonomous Excavators Ready for Around the Clock Real World Deployment

Researchers have introduced an autonomous excavator system that can perform material loading tasks for a long duration without any human intervention while offering performance closely equivalent to that of an experienced human operator.
External Company Press Release
Wrightbus Launches Rapid-Charge Double Deck

Wrightbus Launches Rapid-Charge Double Deck

Wrightbus, already leading the world with its pioneering hydrogen technology, today unveils the latest addition to its zero-emission arsenal - a rapid-charge electric double-deck.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 27, 2020
Armoured Vehicles to Test Electric Technology

Armoured Vehicles to Test Electric Technology

Adopting greener technology into the Ministry of Defence's equipment fleet is part of the department's strategy to reduce its contributions to carbon and greenhouse gas emissions.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 25, 2021
Fully Operational Electric Bus Using Wireless Electric Road in Sweden

Fully Operational Electric Bus Using Wireless Electric Road in Sweden

ElectReon announced the successful launch of the first fully operational bus utilizing the company's wireless charging infrastructure in the city of Visby in Gotland, Sweden. Implemented by a consortium of partners, the Smartroad Gotland project began operations in early 2020 and is one of four Electric Road demonstration projects currently being funded by the Swedish Transport Administration, Trafikverket.
External Company Press Release
UK Hydrogen Roadshow Shows Low Carbon Hydrogen Innovation

UK Hydrogen Roadshow Shows Low Carbon Hydrogen Innovation

The first-ever double decker hydrogen bus tour of the UK set off from London to shine a spotlight on the part hydrogen has to play in the country's race to net zero.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 4, 2021
Komatsu Announces Alliance to Advance Zero-Emission Mining Solutions

Komatsu Announces Alliance to Advance Zero-Emission Mining Solutions

Working together to rapidly innovate in support of carbon reduction targets, Komatsu and several of its customers have formed the Komatsu Greenhouse Gas Alliance. The founding members of the alliance are Rio Tinto, BHP, Codelco and Boliden.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 1, 2021
Autonomous Excavators Ready for Around the Clock Real World Deployment

Autonomous Excavators Ready for Around the Clock Real World Deployment

Researchers have introduced an autonomous excavator system that can perform material loading tasks for a long duration without any human intervention while offering performance closely equivalent to that of an experienced human operator.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 27, 2020
Armoured Vehicles to Test Electric Technology

Armoured Vehicles to Test Electric Technology

Adopting greener technology into the Ministry of Defence's equipment fleet is part of the department's strategy to reduce its contributions to carbon and greenhouse gas emissions.
More IDTechEx Journals