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Non-Type-Approved E-scooters with Saddle are Illegal

Non-Type-Approved E-scooters with Saddle are Illegal

In those member states that allow electric scooters on the road, they are clearly on the rise. With that, the offer of e-scooters with saddle is also growing. However, those vehicles are ticking time bombs since they are completely illegal if non type-approved. LEVA-EU, the trade association for businesses in the light, electric vehicle sector, explains why a saddle makes such a difference.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 29, 2020
First Full Electric Aircraft Refueller Transporter

First Full Electric Aircraft Refueller Transporter

Gaussin and Total are jointly developing the world's first full electric aircraft refuelled transporter. Planned for the Airbus industrial site in Toulouse, this prototype will be capable of towing two fuel tankers, with a fuel capacity of 30 tons each. Delivery is expected at the end of 2020.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Why we Should Build Millions of Weather-Protected Pedelecs this Summer

Why we Should Build Millions of Weather-Protected Pedelecs this Summer

Resilience in pandemic situations needs alternatives to public transportation and shared moblity The present Corona pandemic has clearly revealed a shortcoming of public transportation and most shared mobility solutions: they come with poor possibilities for social distancing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 24, 2020
Volvo and Daimler Planning Joint Venture

Volvo and Daimler Planning Joint Venture

Sharing the Green Deal vision of sustainable transport and a carbon neutral Europe by 2050, two leading companies in the commercial vehicle industry, Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group, have signed a preliminary non-binding agreement to establish a new joint venture.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 17, 2020
Renault's New Strategy for China

Renault's New Strategy for China

Groupe Renault unveiled its new strategy for the Chinese Market, building on two of its key pillars: Electric Vehicles and Light Commercial Vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 6, 2020
GM and Honda to Jointly Develop Two All-New Electric Vehicles

GM and Honda to Jointly Develop Two All-New Electric Vehicles

General Motors and Honda have agreed to jointly develop two all-new electric vehicles for Honda, based on GM's highly flexible global EV platform powered by proprietary Ultium batteries. The exteriors and interiors of the new EVs will be exclusively designed by Honda, and the platform will be engineered to support Honda's driving character.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Key Player Changes in the Electric Van Market

Key Player Changes in the Electric Van Market

The electric light commercial vehicle market is changing rapidly! This article presents an up-to-date appraisal of the electric LCV market and players in Europe, the US and China. Detailing the 2019 eLCV production / sales figures and highlighting important news and data that has become available in the past 3-months.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 31, 2020
Revonte ONE Drive System to Power EAV Cargo Bikes

Revonte ONE Drive System to Power EAV Cargo Bikes

Revonte is developing a new type of e-bike drive system with unique operating principles and features. The drive unit features automatic and stepless transmission and is further enhanced with sophisticated control software which allows a wide range of configuration to fit any type of bike or application all the way from electrically assisted commuters to cargo bikes.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Extinction of lead-acid batteries in electric two-wheelers

Extinction of lead-acid batteries in electric two-wheelers

The following premium article aims to dispel some of the myths surrounding electric two-wheelers in Asia and provide clarity and insight into the markets and the transition they are making towards becoming more modern, sustainable electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 23, 2020
Mining Goes Electric

Mining Goes Electric

Electrics and robotics squares the circle of seeking a wider variety of depleting materials in nastier, more remote places from the seafloor to four kilometres underground, up remote mountains and later outer space. Zero-emission microgrids on-site, sensors everywhere and new information and communications technology lubricate the process.
External Company Press Release
Non-Type-Approved E-scooters with Saddle are Illegal

Non-Type-Approved E-scooters with Saddle are Illegal

In those member states that allow electric scooters on the road, they are clearly on the rise. With that, the offer of e-scooters with saddle is also growing. However, those vehicles are ticking time bombs since they are completely illegal if non type-approved. LEVA-EU, the trade association for businesses in the light, electric vehicle sector, explains why a saddle makes such a difference.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Why we Should Build Millions of Weather-Protected Pedelecs this Summer

Why we Should Build Millions of Weather-Protected Pedelecs this Summer

Resilience in pandemic situations needs alternatives to public transportation and shared moblity The present Corona pandemic has clearly revealed a shortcoming of public transportation and most shared mobility solutions: they come with poor possibilities for social distancing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 17, 2020
Renault's New Strategy for China

Renault's New Strategy for China

Groupe Renault unveiled its new strategy for the Chinese Market, building on two of its key pillars: Electric Vehicles and Light Commercial Vehicles.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Key Player Changes in the Electric Van Market

Key Player Changes in the Electric Van Market

The electric light commercial vehicle market is changing rapidly! This article presents an up-to-date appraisal of the electric LCV market and players in Europe, the US and China. Detailing the 2019 eLCV production / sales figures and highlighting important news and data that has become available in the past 3-months.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Extinction of lead-acid batteries in electric two-wheelers

Extinction of lead-acid batteries in electric two-wheelers

The following premium article aims to dispel some of the myths surrounding electric two-wheelers in Asia and provide clarity and insight into the markets and the transition they are making towards becoming more modern, sustainable electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 29, 2020
First Full Electric Aircraft Refueller Transporter

First Full Electric Aircraft Refueller Transporter

Gaussin and Total are jointly developing the world's first full electric aircraft refuelled transporter. Planned for the Airbus industrial site in Toulouse, this prototype will be capable of towing two fuel tankers, with a fuel capacity of 30 tons each. Delivery is expected at the end of 2020.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 24, 2020
Volvo and Daimler Planning Joint Venture

Volvo and Daimler Planning Joint Venture

Sharing the Green Deal vision of sustainable transport and a carbon neutral Europe by 2050, two leading companies in the commercial vehicle industry, Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group, have signed a preliminary non-binding agreement to establish a new joint venture.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 6, 2020
GM and Honda to Jointly Develop Two All-New Electric Vehicles

GM and Honda to Jointly Develop Two All-New Electric Vehicles

General Motors and Honda have agreed to jointly develop two all-new electric vehicles for Honda, based on GM's highly flexible global EV platform powered by proprietary Ultium batteries. The exteriors and interiors of the new EVs will be exclusively designed by Honda, and the platform will be engineered to support Honda's driving character.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 31, 2020
Revonte ONE Drive System to Power EAV Cargo Bikes

Revonte ONE Drive System to Power EAV Cargo Bikes

Revonte is developing a new type of e-bike drive system with unique operating principles and features. The drive unit features automatic and stepless transmission and is further enhanced with sophisticated control software which allows a wide range of configuration to fit any type of bike or application all the way from electrically assisted commuters to cargo bikes.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 23, 2020
Mining Goes Electric

Mining Goes Electric

Electrics and robotics squares the circle of seeking a wider variety of depleting materials in nastier, more remote places from the seafloor to four kilometres underground, up remote mountains and later outer space. Zero-emission microgrids on-site, sensors everywhere and new information and communications technology lubricate the process.
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