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Nissan to Invest Nearly $18 Billion on Electric Vehicles, Batteries

Nissan to Invest Nearly $18 Billion on Electric Vehicles, Batteries

Electric Vehicles Research
Dec 1, 2021
AI-Enabled Sensors for Parts Machining Set to Improve Quality

AI-Enabled Sensors for Parts Machining Set to Improve Quality

The SENSYCUT project aims to create low-cost, nano-scale resolution sensors and cutting tools for machining operations of high value aerospace products, to increase precision, lower costs and prevent manufacturing errors.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 30, 2021
The Most Significant Advanced Materials News from 2021

The Most Significant Advanced Materials News from 2021

With the pandemic still raging, supply chain disruptions, the chip shortage, climate catastrophes, and geopolitical turbulence, it is safe to say 2021 has not been smooth sailing. The materials and chemical sector provides the backbone of every industry and remains under pressure from all these challenges. In this article, IDTechEx highlights the key news from their independent perspective on this crucial industry.
External Company Press Release
A Scalable and Sustainable Proposal with Hydrogen as Fuel

A Scalable and Sustainable Proposal with Hydrogen as Fuel

Class society RINA, together with technology providers ABB, Helbio (subsidiary of Metacon AB), the Liberian Registry, Wärtsilä and an Energy Major have entered in a common effort to deliver a solution with hydrogen as fuel that would exceed IMO 2050 targets for 70% reduction of carbon intensity without the need for extensive infrastructure investment, offering the shipping industry a low-carbon pathway in shorter timescales.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 29, 2021
Big Batteries on Wheels Can Deliver Zero-Emissions Rail, Secure Grid

Big Batteries on Wheels Can Deliver Zero-Emissions Rail, Secure Grid

Trains have been on the sidelines of electrification efforts for a long time in theUS because they account for only 2% of transportation sector emissions, but diesel freight trains emit 35 million metric tons of carbon dioxide annually and produce air pollution that leads to $6.5 billion in health costs, resulting in an estimated 1,000 premature deaths each year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 29, 2021
IDTechEx Future Mobility Research: End of Year Roundup Webinar

IDTechEx Future Mobility Research: End of Year Roundup Webinar

Wednesday 1 December 2021 - A market update on electric vehicles; Technology trends to watch out for in electric vehicle powertrains (electric motors, power electronics, cell-to-pack); The levelling up of autonomous vehicles; Opportunities for fuel cell electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 26, 2021
Europe's First Test Vertiport for Paris

Europe's First Test Vertiport for Paris

Skyports, the world-leading designer, developer, and operator of vertiports (landing sites for eVTOL aircraft) is developing Europe's first test vertiport in France, as a significant step towards launching commercial Advanced Air Mobility services in time for the 2024 Paris Olympics.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 25, 2021
DHL Express Piloting First Hydrogen Truck

DHL Express Piloting First Hydrogen Truck

The program's goal is to facilitate the development of low-carbon heavy-duty vehicles on hydrogen for logistic applications and gain practical experience.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 24, 2021
Low-Cost Printing of Ultrafine Resolution RDL, and Passive Components

Low-Cost Printing of Ultrafine Resolution RDL, and Passive Components

Nano Ops, Inc. is pleased to host its first webinar on December 2, 2021 @ 1:30 eastern since the launch of FLEX RD and FFx RD800, Fab-in-a-Tool series products. Nano OPS is the world's first manufacturer of purely additive manufacturing tools capable of printing nanoscale features, bringing a nanomanufacturing fab in your lab.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 24, 2021
GM 25 Percent Stake in Pure Watercraft, Accelerates All-Electric Boats

GM 25 Percent Stake in Pure Watercraft, Accelerates All-Electric Boats

General Motors has acquired a 25 percent ownership stake in Pure Watercraft, a Seattle-based company that specializes in creating all-electric boating solutions.Through 2025, GM is investing $35 billion in electric and autonomous vehicle technology — including work to improve performance and reduce battery costs.
External Company Press Release
SEA Electric Trucks Claim Heavy Vehicle Industry Australia Award

SEA Electric Trucks Claim Heavy Vehicle Industry Australia Award

Launched earlier this year, the SEA 300 EV and SEA 500 EV model trucks represent the first comprehensive battery electric powered truck range available globally, with applications available from 4.5 tonne car licence vehicles through to 22.5 tonne three-axle trucks.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 23, 2021
Smart Cities: Paradise or Punishment?

Smart Cities: Paradise or Punishment?

The massive new challenges of desertification, rising sea levels, starvation, increasingly violent weather, dysfunctional national governments and the accelerating move to cities can be tackled on a human scale.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 23, 2021
New Device Modulates Visible Light:  Smallest Footprint, Lowest Power

New Device Modulates Visible Light: Smallest Footprint, Lowest Power

Over the past several decades, researchers have moved from using electric currents to manipulating light waves in the near-infrared range for telecommunications applications such as high-speed 5G networks, biosensors on a chip, and driverless cars.
External Company Press Release
TactoTek Secures €22 Million Grant and Loan Funding

TactoTek Secures €22 Million Grant and Loan Funding

TactoTek, the Finland-based company that develops and licenses Injection Molded Structural Electronics technology, announced that the company has received up to €15 million in financing from the European Guarantee Fund. TactoTek is the first company to receive an EGF investment. TactoTek engaged the Grannenfelt Finance to support investment application and processing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 22, 2021
Spirit of Innovation Claims to be World's Fastest All-Electric Vehicle

Spirit of Innovation Claims to be World's Fastest All-Electric Vehicle

Rolls Royce believes their all-electric 'Spirit of Innovation' aircraft is the world's fastest all-electric aircraft, setting three new world records. During its record-breaking runs, the aircraft clocked up a maximum speed of 623 km/h (387.4 mph) which Rolls Royce believse makes the 'Spirit of Innovation' the world's fastest all-electric vehicle.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 19, 2021
GM to Celebrate Grand Opening of Factory ZERO

GM to Celebrate Grand Opening of Factory ZERO

Production is now set to begin at the former Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant, less than two years after GM announced the massive $2.2 billion investment to fully renovate the facility to build a variety of all-electric trucks and SUVs.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart Roads and Smart Concrete

Smart Roads and Smart Concrete

This premium article from IDTechEx examines technologies and applications around smart roads and smart concrete including self-heating roads, multi-mode outdoor surfaces, light-emitting concrete, illuminated crossings, vehicle charging cement and more.
External Company Press Release
Joint Venture to Accelerate Indonesia's Two Wheel Electric Vehicles

Joint Venture to Accelerate Indonesia's Two Wheel Electric Vehicles

Gojek, Southeast Asia's leading mobile on-demand services platform, and PT TBS Energi Utama Tbk, a leading integrated energy company in Indonesia, today announced the formation of a joint venture to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles in Indonesia. The joint venture, known as Electrum, will act as a platform through which both companies will develop infrastructure for two-wheel EVs throughout the country.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
ChargedEVs: Charging Systems Technologies

ChargedEVs: Charging Systems Technologies

The ChargedEVs online conference presents many topics around the electric vehicle (EV) market. In the following article, we cover the presentations that focused on charging systems and electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE). In this article we cover the talks delivered by the following companies -Colder Products Company (CPC) -Keysight Technologies -AVL -Chroma Systems Solutions -Toray Resin Company -Delta-Q Technologies -TDK
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 18, 2021
EV Charging Infrastructure the Key to Powering Future Mobility

EV Charging Infrastructure the Key to Powering Future Mobility

Despite the roaring success of EVs, adequate charging infrastructure is lagging behind. It is a classic chicken-versus-egg scenario: do public charging stations help drive EV adoption, or does greater EV adoption demand a more comprehensive public charging infrastructure?
Electric Vehicles Research
Dec 1, 2021
AI-Enabled Sensors for Parts Machining Set to Improve Quality

AI-Enabled Sensors for Parts Machining Set to Improve Quality

The SENSYCUT project aims to create low-cost, nano-scale resolution sensors and cutting tools for machining operations of high value aerospace products, to increase precision, lower costs and prevent manufacturing errors.
External Company Press Release
A Scalable and Sustainable Proposal with Hydrogen as Fuel

A Scalable and Sustainable Proposal with Hydrogen as Fuel

Class society RINA, together with technology providers ABB, Helbio (subsidiary of Metacon AB), the Liberian Registry, Wärtsilä and an Energy Major have entered in a common effort to deliver a solution with hydrogen as fuel that would exceed IMO 2050 targets for 70% reduction of carbon intensity without the need for extensive infrastructure investment, offering the shipping industry a low-carbon pathway in shorter timescales.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 29, 2021
IDTechEx Future Mobility Research: End of Year Roundup Webinar

IDTechEx Future Mobility Research: End of Year Roundup Webinar

Wednesday 1 December 2021 - A market update on electric vehicles; Technology trends to watch out for in electric vehicle powertrains (electric motors, power electronics, cell-to-pack); The levelling up of autonomous vehicles; Opportunities for fuel cell electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 25, 2021
DHL Express Piloting First Hydrogen Truck

DHL Express Piloting First Hydrogen Truck

The program's goal is to facilitate the development of low-carbon heavy-duty vehicles on hydrogen for logistic applications and gain practical experience.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 24, 2021
GM 25 Percent Stake in Pure Watercraft, Accelerates All-Electric Boats

GM 25 Percent Stake in Pure Watercraft, Accelerates All-Electric Boats

General Motors has acquired a 25 percent ownership stake in Pure Watercraft, a Seattle-based company that specializes in creating all-electric boating solutions.Through 2025, GM is investing $35 billion in electric and autonomous vehicle technology — including work to improve performance and reduce battery costs.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 23, 2021
Smart Cities: Paradise or Punishment?

Smart Cities: Paradise or Punishment?

The massive new challenges of desertification, rising sea levels, starvation, increasingly violent weather, dysfunctional national governments and the accelerating move to cities can be tackled on a human scale.
External Company Press Release
TactoTek Secures €22 Million Grant and Loan Funding

TactoTek Secures €22 Million Grant and Loan Funding

TactoTek, the Finland-based company that develops and licenses Injection Molded Structural Electronics technology, announced that the company has received up to €15 million in financing from the European Guarantee Fund. TactoTek is the first company to receive an EGF investment. TactoTek engaged the Grannenfelt Finance to support investment application and processing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 19, 2021
GM to Celebrate Grand Opening of Factory ZERO

GM to Celebrate Grand Opening of Factory ZERO

Production is now set to begin at the former Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant, less than two years after GM announced the massive $2.2 billion investment to fully renovate the facility to build a variety of all-electric trucks and SUVs.
External Company Press Release
Joint Venture to Accelerate Indonesia's Two Wheel Electric Vehicles

Joint Venture to Accelerate Indonesia's Two Wheel Electric Vehicles

Gojek, Southeast Asia's leading mobile on-demand services platform, and PT TBS Energi Utama Tbk, a leading integrated energy company in Indonesia, today announced the formation of a joint venture to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles in Indonesia. The joint venture, known as Electrum, will act as a platform through which both companies will develop infrastructure for two-wheel EVs throughout the country.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 18, 2021
EV Charging Infrastructure the Key to Powering Future Mobility

EV Charging Infrastructure the Key to Powering Future Mobility

Despite the roaring success of EVs, adequate charging infrastructure is lagging behind. It is a classic chicken-versus-egg scenario: do public charging stations help drive EV adoption, or does greater EV adoption demand a more comprehensive public charging infrastructure?
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 30, 2021
The Most Significant Advanced Materials News from 2021

The Most Significant Advanced Materials News from 2021

With the pandemic still raging, supply chain disruptions, the chip shortage, climate catastrophes, and geopolitical turbulence, it is safe to say 2021 has not been smooth sailing. The materials and chemical sector provides the backbone of every industry and remains under pressure from all these challenges. In this article, IDTechEx highlights the key news from their independent perspective on this crucial industry.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 29, 2021
Big Batteries on Wheels Can Deliver Zero-Emissions Rail, Secure Grid

Big Batteries on Wheels Can Deliver Zero-Emissions Rail, Secure Grid

Trains have been on the sidelines of electrification efforts for a long time in theUS because they account for only 2% of transportation sector emissions, but diesel freight trains emit 35 million metric tons of carbon dioxide annually and produce air pollution that leads to $6.5 billion in health costs, resulting in an estimated 1,000 premature deaths each year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 26, 2021
Europe's First Test Vertiport for Paris

Europe's First Test Vertiport for Paris

Skyports, the world-leading designer, developer, and operator of vertiports (landing sites for eVTOL aircraft) is developing Europe's first test vertiport in France, as a significant step towards launching commercial Advanced Air Mobility services in time for the 2024 Paris Olympics.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 24, 2021
Low-Cost Printing of Ultrafine Resolution RDL, and Passive Components

Low-Cost Printing of Ultrafine Resolution RDL, and Passive Components

Nano Ops, Inc. is pleased to host its first webinar on December 2, 2021 @ 1:30 eastern since the launch of FLEX RD and FFx RD800, Fab-in-a-Tool series products. Nano OPS is the world's first manufacturer of purely additive manufacturing tools capable of printing nanoscale features, bringing a nanomanufacturing fab in your lab.
External Company Press Release
SEA Electric Trucks Claim Heavy Vehicle Industry Australia Award

SEA Electric Trucks Claim Heavy Vehicle Industry Australia Award

Launched earlier this year, the SEA 300 EV and SEA 500 EV model trucks represent the first comprehensive battery electric powered truck range available globally, with applications available from 4.5 tonne car licence vehicles through to 22.5 tonne three-axle trucks.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 23, 2021
New Device Modulates Visible Light:  Smallest Footprint, Lowest Power

New Device Modulates Visible Light: Smallest Footprint, Lowest Power

Over the past several decades, researchers have moved from using electric currents to manipulating light waves in the near-infrared range for telecommunications applications such as high-speed 5G networks, biosensors on a chip, and driverless cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Nov 22, 2021
Spirit of Innovation Claims to be World's Fastest All-Electric Vehicle

Spirit of Innovation Claims to be World's Fastest All-Electric Vehicle

Rolls Royce believes their all-electric 'Spirit of Innovation' aircraft is the world's fastest all-electric aircraft, setting three new world records. During its record-breaking runs, the aircraft clocked up a maximum speed of 623 km/h (387.4 mph) which Rolls Royce believse makes the 'Spirit of Innovation' the world's fastest all-electric vehicle.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart Roads and Smart Concrete

Smart Roads and Smart Concrete

This premium article from IDTechEx examines technologies and applications around smart roads and smart concrete including self-heating roads, multi-mode outdoor surfaces, light-emitting concrete, illuminated crossings, vehicle charging cement and more.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
ChargedEVs: Charging Systems Technologies

ChargedEVs: Charging Systems Technologies

The ChargedEVs online conference presents many topics around the electric vehicle (EV) market. In the following article, we cover the presentations that focused on charging systems and electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE). In this article we cover the talks delivered by the following companies -Colder Products Company (CPC) -Keysight Technologies -AVL -Chroma Systems Solutions -Toray Resin Company -Delta-Q Technologies -TDK
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