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Drone Sensors are Critical to Future Drone Adoption says IDTechEx

Drone Sensors are Critical to Future Drone Adoption says IDTechEx

Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 24, 2021
DHL and Volvo Join Forces on Heavy Duty Electric Trucks

DHL and Volvo Join Forces on Heavy Duty Electric Trucks

DHL Freight, one of the leading road freight providers in Europe, and Volvo Trucks have partnered to speed up the introduction of heavy duty electric trucks to be used for regional transport in Europe. The combined effort marks another important step towards climate neutral transport solutions.
External Company Press Release
TDK Corporation Joins GenCell on Novel Approach to Green Ammonia

TDK Corporation Joins GenCell on Novel Approach to Green Ammonia

Japanese Technology Company TDK Corporation Joins Alkaline Fuel Cell Manufacturer GenCell in Developing a Novel Low-Cost Approach to Green Ammonia - the Fuel of the Future
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 23, 2021
Volkswagen Begins Electric Car Sharing in Hamburg

Volkswagen Begins Electric Car Sharing in Hamburg

Volkswagen Group has already succeeded with the WeShare pilot project in Berlin since 2019 - so successfully, in fact, that fully electric car sharing will now also be possible in Hamburg from February 25.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 23, 2021
'Sustainable' Fuels: Aviation will lead demand long term

'Sustainable' Fuels: Aviation will lead demand long term

Why sustainable diesel when electric vehicles will dominate the market? How sustainable are such 'sustainable fuels' really? What are the emerging technologies in this space? Senior Technology Analyst Dr Alex Holland joins Raghu Das, CEO of IDTechEx to discuss the new IDTechEx report "Sustainable Alternative Fuels 2021-2031"
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 22, 2021
Europe's Electric Motorcycle Market Surges, Mirroring Electric Cars

Europe's Electric Motorcycle Market Surges, Mirroring Electric Cars

IDTechEx expects electric motorcycle sales in Europe to grow at least 50% year-on-year in 2020, building on the momentum of recent years.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 22, 2021
First Compact 3D Lidar Imaging System

First Compact 3D Lidar Imaging System

Researchers have developed the first compact 3D LiDAR imaging system that can match and exceed the performance and accuracy of most advanced, mechanical systems currently used.
External Company Press Release
LEVA-EU Proposes new Concept of Zero Tailpipe Emission Vehicles

LEVA-EU Proposes new Concept of Zero Tailpipe Emission Vehicles

Trade association LEVA-EU, the voice of the light electric vehicle sector, has laid out in full and presented to the European Commission, its proposals for a new legal classification of light electric vehicles.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart Textiles for Automotive Applications

Smart Textiles for Automotive Applications

This IDTechEx premium article covers applications and opportunities for smart textiles in the automotive sector.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2021
Ford Europe Goes All-In on Electric Vehicles

Ford Europe Goes All-In on Electric Vehicles

Ford has committed that by mid-2026, 100 percent of Ford's passenger vehicle range in Europe will be zero-emissions capable, all-electric or plug-in hybrid, and will be completely all-electric by 2030.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2021
An Introduction to E-Fuels: A Long-Term Prospect

An Introduction to E-Fuels: A Long-Term Prospect

Growth in global energy consumption has caused CO2 and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to rise, in turn causing an increase in average global temperatures. The combustion of fossil fuels including coal, oil, and natural gas, has been a key driver behind this, providing the underlying driver for the production and use of non-fossil alternative fuels that can help reduce emissions.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2021
Join the Upcoming Webinar: Solar Vehicles Arrive Big Time

Join the Upcoming Webinar: Solar Vehicles Arrive Big Time

Thursday 25 February 2021 - Solar cars and boats are now mainstream, some never plugging in. The technology of the most advanced ones is being licensed to others, a robot shuttle being next up.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 18, 2021
First Electric, Foiling Boat Aces Safety and Noise Test

First Electric, Foiling Boat Aces Safety and Noise Test

Candela Seven is the world's first electric hydrofoil boat to enter the market, and as such, had to pass a set of trials to meet the Swiss safety, noise, and emission standards.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 18, 2021
New Lead-Based Anode for Next-Gen Lithium-Ion Batteries

New Lead-Based Anode for Next-Gen Lithium-Ion Batteries

Scientists report a new electrode design for the lithium-ion battery using the low-cost materials lead as well as carbon.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Thermal Materials Summit 2021

Thermal Materials Summit 2021

The Thermal Material Summit 2021 was held online and focusses on new developments and emerging areas for a variety of thermal materials. IDTechEx gave the keynote presentation, considering the emerging markets of electric vehicles and 5G technologies. This premium article summarizes talks and panels from the event and provides key learnings.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Li-ion Battery Prices & IDTechEx Learning Curves Land, Sea & Air

Li-ion Battery Prices & IDTechEx Learning Curves Land, Sea & Air

In this article, IDTechEx explores the high level of price variation in Li-ion battery cells and packs for the applications covered in our master electric vehicle report (www.IDTechEx.com/EV): automotive, marine, aircraft, trucks and two-wheelers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 17, 2021
Tesla's Innovative Power Electronics: The Silicon Carbide Inverter

Tesla's Innovative Power Electronics: The Silicon Carbide Inverter

Like the Beatles in the 60s, Tesla has arguably achieved the feat of being simultaneously the best and most popular at what they do. As the IDTechEx report "Electric Vehicles: Land, Sea & Air 2021-2041" discusses, Tesla enters a new market and quickly becomes the top-selling electric vehicle maker. In this article, we focus on Tesla's innovations in the field of power electronics and some of the new materials opportunities being created.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 16, 2021
Electric Vehicle Charging Station Uses Second Life Batteries

Electric Vehicle Charging Station Uses Second Life Batteries

Irizar e-mobility and Ibil signed a collaboration agreement to give a second life to electric bus batteries. Consequently, the batteries that Irizar produces and installs in its buses, and their power electronics, will be reused as energy storage elements in the charging facilities that Ibil is developing and deploying.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 16, 2021
Jaguar Cars All-Electric by 2025 as JLR Announce Zero-Emission Plans

Jaguar Cars All-Electric by 2025 as JLR Announce Zero-Emission Plans

Jaguar are set to to become an all-electric brand by 2025 as part of a new global strategy announced by Jaguar Land Rover this week. This strategy will also see all Jaguar and Land Rover nameplates to be available as pure-electric by 2030 with the aim of achieving net zero carbon emissions across their entire supply chain, products and operations by 2039.
External Company Press Release
Switching to Electric Vehicles Made Easier by NatWest and Octopus

Switching to Electric Vehicles Made Easier by NatWest and Octopus

NatWest Group has today launched a joint offering with green energy tech company Octopus Energy to help people and businesses go green, demonstrating the bank's commitment to playing an active role in tackling climate change as part of its purpose-led strategy.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 24, 2021
DHL and Volvo Join Forces on Heavy Duty Electric Trucks

DHL and Volvo Join Forces on Heavy Duty Electric Trucks

DHL Freight, one of the leading road freight providers in Europe, and Volvo Trucks have partnered to speed up the introduction of heavy duty electric trucks to be used for regional transport in Europe. The combined effort marks another important step towards climate neutral transport solutions.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 23, 2021
Volkswagen Begins Electric Car Sharing in Hamburg

Volkswagen Begins Electric Car Sharing in Hamburg

Volkswagen Group has already succeeded with the WeShare pilot project in Berlin since 2019 - so successfully, in fact, that fully electric car sharing will now also be possible in Hamburg from February 25.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 22, 2021
Europe's Electric Motorcycle Market Surges, Mirroring Electric Cars

Europe's Electric Motorcycle Market Surges, Mirroring Electric Cars

IDTechEx expects electric motorcycle sales in Europe to grow at least 50% year-on-year in 2020, building on the momentum of recent years.
External Company Press Release
LEVA-EU Proposes new Concept of Zero Tailpipe Emission Vehicles

LEVA-EU Proposes new Concept of Zero Tailpipe Emission Vehicles

Trade association LEVA-EU, the voice of the light electric vehicle sector, has laid out in full and presented to the European Commission, its proposals for a new legal classification of light electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2021
Ford Europe Goes All-In on Electric Vehicles

Ford Europe Goes All-In on Electric Vehicles

Ford has committed that by mid-2026, 100 percent of Ford's passenger vehicle range in Europe will be zero-emissions capable, all-electric or plug-in hybrid, and will be completely all-electric by 2030.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2021
Join the Upcoming Webinar: Solar Vehicles Arrive Big Time

Join the Upcoming Webinar: Solar Vehicles Arrive Big Time

Thursday 25 February 2021 - Solar cars and boats are now mainstream, some never plugging in. The technology of the most advanced ones is being licensed to others, a robot shuttle being next up.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 18, 2021
New Lead-Based Anode for Next-Gen Lithium-Ion Batteries

New Lead-Based Anode for Next-Gen Lithium-Ion Batteries

Scientists report a new electrode design for the lithium-ion battery using the low-cost materials lead as well as carbon.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Li-ion Battery Prices & IDTechEx Learning Curves Land, Sea & Air

Li-ion Battery Prices & IDTechEx Learning Curves Land, Sea & Air

In this article, IDTechEx explores the high level of price variation in Li-ion battery cells and packs for the applications covered in our master electric vehicle report (www.IDTechEx.com/EV): automotive, marine, aircraft, trucks and two-wheelers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 16, 2021
Electric Vehicle Charging Station Uses Second Life Batteries

Electric Vehicle Charging Station Uses Second Life Batteries

Irizar e-mobility and Ibil signed a collaboration agreement to give a second life to electric bus batteries. Consequently, the batteries that Irizar produces and installs in its buses, and their power electronics, will be reused as energy storage elements in the charging facilities that Ibil is developing and deploying.
External Company Press Release
Switching to Electric Vehicles Made Easier by NatWest and Octopus

Switching to Electric Vehicles Made Easier by NatWest and Octopus

NatWest Group has today launched a joint offering with green energy tech company Octopus Energy to help people and businesses go green, demonstrating the bank's commitment to playing an active role in tackling climate change as part of its purpose-led strategy.
External Company Press Release
TDK Corporation Joins GenCell on Novel Approach to Green Ammonia

TDK Corporation Joins GenCell on Novel Approach to Green Ammonia

Japanese Technology Company TDK Corporation Joins Alkaline Fuel Cell Manufacturer GenCell in Developing a Novel Low-Cost Approach to Green Ammonia - the Fuel of the Future
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 23, 2021
'Sustainable' Fuels: Aviation will lead demand long term

'Sustainable' Fuels: Aviation will lead demand long term

Why sustainable diesel when electric vehicles will dominate the market? How sustainable are such 'sustainable fuels' really? What are the emerging technologies in this space? Senior Technology Analyst Dr Alex Holland joins Raghu Das, CEO of IDTechEx to discuss the new IDTechEx report "Sustainable Alternative Fuels 2021-2031"
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 22, 2021
First Compact 3D Lidar Imaging System

First Compact 3D Lidar Imaging System

Researchers have developed the first compact 3D LiDAR imaging system that can match and exceed the performance and accuracy of most advanced, mechanical systems currently used.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart Textiles for Automotive Applications

Smart Textiles for Automotive Applications

This IDTechEx premium article covers applications and opportunities for smart textiles in the automotive sector.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2021
An Introduction to E-Fuels: A Long-Term Prospect

An Introduction to E-Fuels: A Long-Term Prospect

Growth in global energy consumption has caused CO2 and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to rise, in turn causing an increase in average global temperatures. The combustion of fossil fuels including coal, oil, and natural gas, has been a key driver behind this, providing the underlying driver for the production and use of non-fossil alternative fuels that can help reduce emissions.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 18, 2021
First Electric, Foiling Boat Aces Safety and Noise Test

First Electric, Foiling Boat Aces Safety and Noise Test

Candela Seven is the world's first electric hydrofoil boat to enter the market, and as such, had to pass a set of trials to meet the Swiss safety, noise, and emission standards.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Thermal Materials Summit 2021

Thermal Materials Summit 2021

The Thermal Material Summit 2021 was held online and focusses on new developments and emerging areas for a variety of thermal materials. IDTechEx gave the keynote presentation, considering the emerging markets of electric vehicles and 5G technologies. This premium article summarizes talks and panels from the event and provides key learnings.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 17, 2021
Tesla's Innovative Power Electronics: The Silicon Carbide Inverter

Tesla's Innovative Power Electronics: The Silicon Carbide Inverter

Like the Beatles in the 60s, Tesla has arguably achieved the feat of being simultaneously the best and most popular at what they do. As the IDTechEx report "Electric Vehicles: Land, Sea & Air 2021-2041" discusses, Tesla enters a new market and quickly becomes the top-selling electric vehicle maker. In this article, we focus on Tesla's innovations in the field of power electronics and some of the new materials opportunities being created.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 16, 2021
Jaguar Cars All-Electric by 2025 as JLR Announce Zero-Emission Plans

Jaguar Cars All-Electric by 2025 as JLR Announce Zero-Emission Plans

Jaguar are set to to become an all-electric brand by 2025 as part of a new global strategy announced by Jaguar Land Rover this week. This strategy will also see all Jaguar and Land Rover nameplates to be available as pure-electric by 2030 with the aim of achieving net zero carbon emissions across their entire supply chain, products and operations by 2039.
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