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Batteries: Unknowns and Certainties

Batteries: Unknowns and Certainties

Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2019
Webinar Tuesday 1 October 2019 - Here Come 48V Full Hybrids

Webinar Tuesday 1 October 2019 - Here Come 48V Full Hybrids

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Tuesday 1 October 2019 titled Here Come 48V Full Hybrids.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2019
CNH Industrial investing $250M in Nikola's 'disruptive' HD trucks

CNH Industrial investing $250M in Nikola's 'disruptive' HD trucks

CNH Industrial announced its intention to enter into a strategic and exclusive Heavy-Duty Truck partnership with Nikola Corporation, to accelerate industry transformation towards emission neutrality of Class 8 / Heavy-Duty Trucks in North America and Europe through the adoption of fuel-cell technology.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 18, 2019
First urban flight of Volocopter in Europe

First urban flight of Volocopter in Europe

The Minister-President of the state of Baden-Württemberg, Winfried Kretschmann, experienced the first European urban flight of the Volocopter in Stuttgart together with the Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, Ola Källenius, the CEO of Volocopter GmbH, Florian Reuter, and Thomas Strobl, Minister of the Interior, Digitalisation and Migration for Baden-Württemberg.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 18, 2019
At Last a Smart Materials Event for Business Deals

At Last a Smart Materials Event for Business Deals

The IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, California on November 20-21 has it all. There will be over 270 exhibitors engaging with 3,500 attendees; seven parallel conferences and even masterclasses on November 19 and 22, with matchmaking services and awards. Land the big order or at least come away "married" and famous!
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 17, 2019
BMW to have one million electrified vehicles on the roads in 2021

BMW to have one million electrified vehicles on the roads in 2021

The BMW Group is focusing on the next electromobility milestone and by the end of 2021, aims to have a total of one million electrified vehicles on the roads.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 17, 2019
1-Ton cargo delivery drone unveiled

1-Ton cargo delivery drone unveiled

Silent Arrow is the world's first production-ready, 1-ton, autonomous cargo aircraft, which delivers up to 1,631 pounds (740 kg) of supplies at less than half the cost of JPADS with more than double the glide ratio, dramatically improved landing accuracy, zero vertical impact force and with far greater stealth.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 16, 2019
Bridgestone investigates power generating tires

Bridgestone investigates power generating tires

The project seeks to develop new technologies that will ensure sufficient driving distance for electric vehicles with fewer batteries by installing motors inside wheels that are able to receive electric power directly from roads when driving or stopping.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 13, 2019
Post-Vehicle Value of Retired Electric Vehicle Batteries

Post-Vehicle Value of Retired Electric Vehicle Batteries

The rapid penetration of electric vehicles has led to questions on its most expensive component - the battery. What happens to the batteries after 8-10 years of service when they retire from electric vehicles due to capacity fade?
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 13, 2019
Flexible solar cells a step closer to reality

Flexible solar cells a step closer to reality

Solar cells that use mixtures of organic molecules to absorb sunlight and convert it to electricity, that can be applied to curved surfaces such as the body of a car, could be a step closer thanks to a discovery that challenges conventional thinking about one of the key components of these devices.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 13, 2019
Mercedes-Benz sources battery cells from carbon-neutral production

Mercedes-Benz sources battery cells from carbon-neutral production

A production site in Germany is currently being planned and will be carbon-neutral from the beginning. The locations in the USA and China are then scheduled to follow.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 12, 2019
Hyundai reveals personal electric scooter capable of 20km range

Hyundai reveals personal electric scooter capable of 20km range

The latest concept features in future Hyundai Motor Group plans to enable first- and last-mile mobility through integrating the scooter with future Hyundai and Kia vehicles. When mounted on a vehicle, the scooter is charged automatically using electricity produced while driving, ensuring that the user can complete their journey seamlessly.
External Company Press Release
Action on climate change at heart of bus industry's future

Action on climate change at heart of bus industry's future

Bus operators across England are setting out a bold strategy to work with government to improve services, help tackle climate change and get a billion more passenger journeys by bus by 2030.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 11, 2019
Agenda Announced for Printed Electronics USA 2019

Agenda Announced for Printed Electronics USA 2019

The agenda has just been announced for the 16th annual Printed Electronics USA event taking place in Santa Clara, California, on November 20 & 21. This is the world's largest event on flexible, hybrid & printed electronics. Printed Electronics USA is part of the IDTechEx show, which brings together seven key disruptive technologies and their customers in one venue.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 11, 2019
Geely invests 50 million euros in Volocopter

Geely invests 50 million euros in Volocopter

Volocopter announced that it signed the first closing of its Series C funding round, which is being led by Zhejiang Geely Holding Group
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 10, 2019
Volkswagen premieres ID3

Volkswagen premieres ID3

This vehicle is the symbol of a new era for the brand. The ID.3 extends the Volkswagen offering as the first model of a completely new generation of pure electric vehicles - featuring zero local emissions.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Solar Cars, Buses and Trains

Solar Cars, Buses and Trains

This premium article is intended to be useful to all in the vehicle value chain from consultants, researchers and materials suppliers to product and system integrators, operators and facilities managers. The emphasis is on creating successful business and ongoing benefits to society, not reviewing solar racers built by students, other than where these have wider lessons. \r\n
External Company Press Release
Gerben Hilboldt appointed  as CTO of Koolen Industries

Gerben Hilboldt appointed as CTO of Koolen Industries

Electric vehicle specialist Gerben Hilboldt has been appointed as chief technology officer of the Dutch clean energy solutions conglomerate Koolen Industries.
External Company Press Release
Forev Appoints SWARCO eVolt as charging technology and service partner

Forev Appoints SWARCO eVolt as charging technology and service partner

SWARCO eVolt has agreed a new programme with Forev, the Scottish-based EV charging infrastructure provider, to provide the technology and service support to help Forev create a network of fast/rapid EV chargers throughout Scotland.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Lidar: Analysis of Photodetector Technologies

Lidar: Analysis of Photodetector Technologies

This article provides an analysis of photodetector technologies for lidar. The focus here is on applications in advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2019
Webinar Tuesday 1 October 2019 - Here Come 48V Full Hybrids

Webinar Tuesday 1 October 2019 - Here Come 48V Full Hybrids

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Tuesday 1 October 2019 titled Here Come 48V Full Hybrids.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 18, 2019
First urban flight of Volocopter in Europe

First urban flight of Volocopter in Europe

The Minister-President of the state of Baden-Württemberg, Winfried Kretschmann, experienced the first European urban flight of the Volocopter in Stuttgart together with the Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, Ola Källenius, the CEO of Volocopter GmbH, Florian Reuter, and Thomas Strobl, Minister of the Interior, Digitalisation and Migration for Baden-Württemberg.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 17, 2019
BMW to have one million electrified vehicles on the roads in 2021

BMW to have one million electrified vehicles on the roads in 2021

The BMW Group is focusing on the next electromobility milestone and by the end of 2021, aims to have a total of one million electrified vehicles on the roads.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 16, 2019
Bridgestone investigates power generating tires

Bridgestone investigates power generating tires

The project seeks to develop new technologies that will ensure sufficient driving distance for electric vehicles with fewer batteries by installing motors inside wheels that are able to receive electric power directly from roads when driving or stopping.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 13, 2019
Flexible solar cells a step closer to reality

Flexible solar cells a step closer to reality

Solar cells that use mixtures of organic molecules to absorb sunlight and convert it to electricity, that can be applied to curved surfaces such as the body of a car, could be a step closer thanks to a discovery that challenges conventional thinking about one of the key components of these devices.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 12, 2019
Hyundai reveals personal electric scooter capable of 20km range

Hyundai reveals personal electric scooter capable of 20km range

The latest concept features in future Hyundai Motor Group plans to enable first- and last-mile mobility through integrating the scooter with future Hyundai and Kia vehicles. When mounted on a vehicle, the scooter is charged automatically using electricity produced while driving, ensuring that the user can complete their journey seamlessly.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 11, 2019
Agenda Announced for Printed Electronics USA 2019

Agenda Announced for Printed Electronics USA 2019

The agenda has just been announced for the 16th annual Printed Electronics USA event taking place in Santa Clara, California, on November 20 & 21. This is the world's largest event on flexible, hybrid & printed electronics. Printed Electronics USA is part of the IDTechEx show, which brings together seven key disruptive technologies and their customers in one venue.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 10, 2019
Volkswagen premieres ID3

Volkswagen premieres ID3

This vehicle is the symbol of a new era for the brand. The ID.3 extends the Volkswagen offering as the first model of a completely new generation of pure electric vehicles - featuring zero local emissions.
External Company Press Release
Gerben Hilboldt appointed  as CTO of Koolen Industries

Gerben Hilboldt appointed as CTO of Koolen Industries

Electric vehicle specialist Gerben Hilboldt has been appointed as chief technology officer of the Dutch clean energy solutions conglomerate Koolen Industries.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Lidar: Analysis of Photodetector Technologies

Lidar: Analysis of Photodetector Technologies

This article provides an analysis of photodetector technologies for lidar. The focus here is on applications in advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2019
CNH Industrial investing $250M in Nikola's 'disruptive' HD trucks

CNH Industrial investing $250M in Nikola's 'disruptive' HD trucks

CNH Industrial announced its intention to enter into a strategic and exclusive Heavy-Duty Truck partnership with Nikola Corporation, to accelerate industry transformation towards emission neutrality of Class 8 / Heavy-Duty Trucks in North America and Europe through the adoption of fuel-cell technology.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 18, 2019
At Last a Smart Materials Event for Business Deals

At Last a Smart Materials Event for Business Deals

The IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, California on November 20-21 has it all. There will be over 270 exhibitors engaging with 3,500 attendees; seven parallel conferences and even masterclasses on November 19 and 22, with matchmaking services and awards. Land the big order or at least come away "married" and famous!
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 17, 2019
1-Ton cargo delivery drone unveiled

1-Ton cargo delivery drone unveiled

Silent Arrow is the world's first production-ready, 1-ton, autonomous cargo aircraft, which delivers up to 1,631 pounds (740 kg) of supplies at less than half the cost of JPADS with more than double the glide ratio, dramatically improved landing accuracy, zero vertical impact force and with far greater stealth.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 13, 2019
Post-Vehicle Value of Retired Electric Vehicle Batteries

Post-Vehicle Value of Retired Electric Vehicle Batteries

The rapid penetration of electric vehicles has led to questions on its most expensive component - the battery. What happens to the batteries after 8-10 years of service when they retire from electric vehicles due to capacity fade?
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 13, 2019
Mercedes-Benz sources battery cells from carbon-neutral production

Mercedes-Benz sources battery cells from carbon-neutral production

A production site in Germany is currently being planned and will be carbon-neutral from the beginning. The locations in the USA and China are then scheduled to follow.
External Company Press Release
Action on climate change at heart of bus industry's future

Action on climate change at heart of bus industry's future

Bus operators across England are setting out a bold strategy to work with government to improve services, help tackle climate change and get a billion more passenger journeys by bus by 2030.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 11, 2019
Geely invests 50 million euros in Volocopter

Geely invests 50 million euros in Volocopter

Volocopter announced that it signed the first closing of its Series C funding round, which is being led by Zhejiang Geely Holding Group
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Solar Cars, Buses and Trains

Solar Cars, Buses and Trains

This premium article is intended to be useful to all in the vehicle value chain from consultants, researchers and materials suppliers to product and system integrators, operators and facilities managers. The emphasis is on creating successful business and ongoing benefits to society, not reviewing solar racers built by students, other than where these have wider lessons. \r\n
External Company Press Release
Forev Appoints SWARCO eVolt as charging technology and service partner

Forev Appoints SWARCO eVolt as charging technology and service partner

SWARCO eVolt has agreed a new programme with Forev, the Scottish-based EV charging infrastructure provider, to provide the technology and service support to help Forev create a network of fast/rapid EV chargers throughout Scotland.
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