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Electric forecourt network announced for the UK

Electric forecourt network announced for the UK

GRIDSERVE has announced its plans to build a network of Electric Forecourts to be deployed across the UK, providing reasonably priced ultra-fast charging - most vehicles will be able to charge fully in less than 30 minutes - as well as customer facilities.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 19, 2019
Toyota brand battery electric vehicles for China

Toyota brand battery electric vehicles for China

Toyota premiered its C-HR and IZOA battery electric vehicles, the C-HR and IZOA will be the first battery electric vehicles to launch in China under the Toyota brand. Sales on the new models are slated to start from 2020.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 19, 2019
Partners to develop solid state batteries for future electric vehicles

Partners to develop solid state batteries for future electric vehicles

Solid Power is teaming up with Ford Motor Company to develop all solid-state batteries for next-generation electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 18, 2019
Dynamic electric road system to be built in Sweden

Dynamic electric road system to be built in Sweden

The Swedish Transport Administration announced the pre-commercial procurement results for the electric road system tender.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 18, 2019
Mercedes-Benz lays foundation for battery factory, Untertürkheim site

Mercedes-Benz lays foundation for battery factory, Untertürkheim site

With the symbolic foundation laying ceremony for the first battery factory, the Mercedes-Benz Untertürkheim plant is advancing its transformation into a high-tech location for electric mobility.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Composites: Highlights from JEC World 2019

Composites: Highlights from JEC World 2019

JEC World continues to be the premier annual event for composites. This premium article from IDTechEx Research highlights the key takeaways from this event.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 17, 2019
Conductive ink: automotive industry a significant growth opportunity

Conductive ink: automotive industry a significant growth opportunity

The automotive industry has emerged as a significant market opportunity for suppliers of conductive pastes and similar materials. It has the potential to one day rival in significance the irreplaceable photovoltaic market. Almost every major paste supplier with a global profile is re-organising its team and its product portfolio to capture this rising trend.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Making Waves: From Automotive to Marine

Making Waves: From Automotive to Marine

Why new CO2 targets and global sulphur limitations will be a win for battery demand in ships.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 16, 2019
Audi reveals AI:ME autonomous vehicle

Audi reveals AI:ME autonomous vehicle

The Audi AI:ME, offers compact dimensions, a spacious, futuristic interior, and the ability to drive autonomously at level 4. This allows the occupants to do what they like with their time on board.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 16, 2019
World's first electric freefall lifeboat

World's first electric freefall lifeboat

Torqeedo provided the integrated propulsion system for the world's first electric-powered freefall lifeboat, which is being built by the Dutch builder Verhoef. The vessel recently passed its final drop tests, making it the first fully functional electric lifeboat in the world.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 16, 2019
Graphene coating could help prevent lithium battery fires

Graphene coating could help prevent lithium battery fires

Lithium batteries are what allow electric vehicles to travel several hundred miles on one charge. Their capacity for energy storage is well known, but so is their tendency to occasionally catch on fire - an occurrence known to battery researchers as "thermal runaway."
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 15, 2019
Air Race E one year on

Air Race E one year on

From work beginning on the first electric airplane with the University of Nottingham to the announcement of a huge global partnership with Airbus, things have gone from a few notes on a piece of paper to a brand-new sport being created.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 12, 2019
ZapGo Technology Win Most Significant Innovation in Electric Vehicles

ZapGo Technology Win Most Significant Innovation in Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx are delighted to announce ZapGo Ltd as the winner of the annual award 'Most Significant Innovation in Electric Vehicles'.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 12, 2019
Electric Vehicles Reinvented: Novi Forum with a Difference

Electric Vehicles Reinvented: Novi Forum with a Difference

How do you leapfrog Tesla? How do you avoid circling the drain with much of the car industry when peak car hits? A whole world of new technologies and new markets awaits. Who can reveal the implications, opportunities and vehicles arriving from nowhere such as vast numbers of robot solar weeders on farms? Enter the IDTechEx Business & Technology Insight Forum "Electric Vehicles and Energy Storage" in Novi Michigan 10-12 June.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 11, 2019
Mercedes Benz to supply 56 electric urban buses to Wiesbaden

Mercedes Benz to supply 56 electric urban buses to Wiesbaden

Mercedes‑Benz has received a record-breaking order for the eCitaro electric urban bus. This massive order comes from the public transport company ESWE Verkehrsgesellschaft mbH from Wiesbaden in Germany's Hesse region.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 10, 2019
BYD launches the world's longest pure electric bus

BYD launches the world's longest pure electric bus

BYD announces the world's first 27-m pure electric bi-articulated bus. With a passenger capacity of 250 people, it is the longest pure electric bus in the world and can travel at a maximum speed of 70 km/h.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 9, 2019
£2 million last mile delivery eCargo Bike Grant Fund available

£2 million last mile delivery eCargo Bike Grant Fund available

The Energy Saving Trust is encouraging applications for a new £2million fund set up by the Department of Transport to help companies invest in electric cargo bikes to fulfill last mile deliveries.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Visit to "SMMTConnected" event London 4 April 2019

Visit to "SMMTConnected" event London 4 April 2019

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders SMMT is the well-run UK trade association for the automotive industry. Its conference and exhibition involved about 600 people and it was extremely positive and informative.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Analysis of Tesla Leadership

Analysis of Tesla Leadership

The market numbers understate Tesla's leadership. This is because Tesla cars sell at more than twice the price of other leading pure electric cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 8, 2019
Thales develops COTS power modules for air mobility electrical systems

Thales develops COTS power modules for air mobility electrical systems

In a near future, using a smartphone to hail an "Air Taxi" - small, electric-powered, self-flying planes for point-to-point travel - and rising vertically into the air will become widely available to commuters.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 8, 2019
EU Charges BMW, Daimler and VW with emissions collusion

EU Charges BMW, Daimler and VW with emissions collusion

The European Commission has informed BMW, Daimler and VW (Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche) of its preliminary view that they have breached EU antitrust rules from 2006 to 2014 by colluding to restrict competition on the development of technology to clean the emissions of petrol and diesel passenger cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 19, 2019
Toyota brand battery electric vehicles for China

Toyota brand battery electric vehicles for China

Toyota premiered its C-HR and IZOA battery electric vehicles, the C-HR and IZOA will be the first battery electric vehicles to launch in China under the Toyota brand. Sales on the new models are slated to start from 2020.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 18, 2019
Dynamic electric road system to be built in Sweden

Dynamic electric road system to be built in Sweden

The Swedish Transport Administration announced the pre-commercial procurement results for the electric road system tender.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Composites: Highlights from JEC World 2019

Composites: Highlights from JEC World 2019

JEC World continues to be the premier annual event for composites. This premium article from IDTechEx Research highlights the key takeaways from this event.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Making Waves: From Automotive to Marine

Making Waves: From Automotive to Marine

Why new CO2 targets and global sulphur limitations will be a win for battery demand in ships.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 16, 2019
World's first electric freefall lifeboat

World's first electric freefall lifeboat

Torqeedo provided the integrated propulsion system for the world's first electric-powered freefall lifeboat, which is being built by the Dutch builder Verhoef. The vessel recently passed its final drop tests, making it the first fully functional electric lifeboat in the world.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 15, 2019
Air Race E one year on

Air Race E one year on

From work beginning on the first electric airplane with the University of Nottingham to the announcement of a huge global partnership with Airbus, things have gone from a few notes on a piece of paper to a brand-new sport being created.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 12, 2019
Electric Vehicles Reinvented: Novi Forum with a Difference

Electric Vehicles Reinvented: Novi Forum with a Difference

How do you leapfrog Tesla? How do you avoid circling the drain with much of the car industry when peak car hits? A whole world of new technologies and new markets awaits. Who can reveal the implications, opportunities and vehicles arriving from nowhere such as vast numbers of robot solar weeders on farms? Enter the IDTechEx Business & Technology Insight Forum "Electric Vehicles and Energy Storage" in Novi Michigan 10-12 June.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 10, 2019
BYD launches the world's longest pure electric bus

BYD launches the world's longest pure electric bus

BYD announces the world's first 27-m pure electric bi-articulated bus. With a passenger capacity of 250 people, it is the longest pure electric bus in the world and can travel at a maximum speed of 70 km/h.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Visit to "SMMTConnected" event London 4 April 2019

Visit to "SMMTConnected" event London 4 April 2019

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders SMMT is the well-run UK trade association for the automotive industry. Its conference and exhibition involved about 600 people and it was extremely positive and informative.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 8, 2019
Thales develops COTS power modules for air mobility electrical systems

Thales develops COTS power modules for air mobility electrical systems

In a near future, using a smartphone to hail an "Air Taxi" - small, electric-powered, self-flying planes for point-to-point travel - and rising vertically into the air will become widely available to commuters.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 19, 2019
Partners to develop solid state batteries for future electric vehicles

Partners to develop solid state batteries for future electric vehicles

Solid Power is teaming up with Ford Motor Company to develop all solid-state batteries for next-generation electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 18, 2019
Mercedes-Benz lays foundation for battery factory, Untertürkheim site

Mercedes-Benz lays foundation for battery factory, Untertürkheim site

With the symbolic foundation laying ceremony for the first battery factory, the Mercedes-Benz Untertürkheim plant is advancing its transformation into a high-tech location for electric mobility.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 17, 2019
Conductive ink: automotive industry a significant growth opportunity

Conductive ink: automotive industry a significant growth opportunity

The automotive industry has emerged as a significant market opportunity for suppliers of conductive pastes and similar materials. It has the potential to one day rival in significance the irreplaceable photovoltaic market. Almost every major paste supplier with a global profile is re-organising its team and its product portfolio to capture this rising trend.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 16, 2019
Audi reveals AI:ME autonomous vehicle

Audi reveals AI:ME autonomous vehicle

The Audi AI:ME, offers compact dimensions, a spacious, futuristic interior, and the ability to drive autonomously at level 4. This allows the occupants to do what they like with their time on board.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 16, 2019
Graphene coating could help prevent lithium battery fires

Graphene coating could help prevent lithium battery fires

Lithium batteries are what allow electric vehicles to travel several hundred miles on one charge. Their capacity for energy storage is well known, but so is their tendency to occasionally catch on fire - an occurrence known to battery researchers as "thermal runaway."
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 12, 2019
ZapGo Technology Win Most Significant Innovation in Electric Vehicles

ZapGo Technology Win Most Significant Innovation in Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx are delighted to announce ZapGo Ltd as the winner of the annual award 'Most Significant Innovation in Electric Vehicles'.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 11, 2019
Mercedes Benz to supply 56 electric urban buses to Wiesbaden

Mercedes Benz to supply 56 electric urban buses to Wiesbaden

Mercedes‑Benz has received a record-breaking order for the eCitaro electric urban bus. This massive order comes from the public transport company ESWE Verkehrsgesellschaft mbH from Wiesbaden in Germany's Hesse region.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 9, 2019
£2 million last mile delivery eCargo Bike Grant Fund available

£2 million last mile delivery eCargo Bike Grant Fund available

The Energy Saving Trust is encouraging applications for a new £2million fund set up by the Department of Transport to help companies invest in electric cargo bikes to fulfill last mile deliveries.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Analysis of Tesla Leadership

Analysis of Tesla Leadership

The market numbers understate Tesla's leadership. This is because Tesla cars sell at more than twice the price of other leading pure electric cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 8, 2019
EU Charges BMW, Daimler and VW with emissions collusion

EU Charges BMW, Daimler and VW with emissions collusion

The European Commission has informed BMW, Daimler and VW (Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche) of its preliminary view that they have breached EU antitrust rules from 2006 to 2014 by colluding to restrict competition on the development of technology to clean the emissions of petrol and diesel passenger cars.