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Fully Autonomous Large, High-Speed Ferry Makes First Run in Japan

Fully Autonomous Large, High-Speed Ferry Makes First Run in Japan

Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 19, 2022
1,000-Cycle Lithium-Sulfur Battery Could Quintuple EV Ranges

1,000-Cycle Lithium-Sulfur Battery Could Quintuple EV Ranges

A new biologically inspired battery membrane has enabled a battery with five times the capacity of the industry-standard lithium ion design to run for the thousand-plus cycles needed to power an electric car.
External Company Press Release
IRP and Bosch Partner to Mass-Produce Controllers for the EV Market

IRP and Bosch Partner to Mass-Produce Controllers for the EV Market

IRP Systems has signed a strategic agreement with Bosch for the industrialization and serial manufacturing of IRP's personal mobility electric motor controllers. The partnership brings together Bosch's renowned automotive manufacturing capabilities and IRP's innovative e-powertrain technology to deliver top quality, robust and affordable controllers for a variety of personal mobility OEMs in Europe and worldwide.
External Company Press Release
Hynion Becomes Sweden's Largest Supplier of Hydrogen Fuel for Vehicles

Hynion Becomes Sweden's Largest Supplier of Hydrogen Fuel for Vehicles

Hynion has entered into an agreement to supply buses in Sandviken, Sweden, with hydrogen and, at the same time, take over Linde's hydrogen filling station in Sandviken to provide hydrogen fuel to buses as well as to the cars.
External Company Press Release
Henkel Materials Improve Electric Vehicle Chargers

Henkel Materials Improve Electric Vehicle Chargers

Henkel has designed a select, proven collection of sealing, potting and thermal management solutions that provide the automation-friendly features required for mass production and deployment, along with the in-field attributes of ruggedness, safety and reliability necessary to bolster consumer confidence.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Maserati to Join Formula E

Maserati to Join Formula E

Maserati announces the first step in its motorsport strategy and will make its debut in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in 2023.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Upcoming Webinar on Next Generation Batteries and Beyond Lithium

Upcoming Webinar on Next Generation Batteries and Beyond Lithium

Thursday 20 January 2022 - What's Happening in Battery Technology? Recent commercial developments to advanced and non-lithium batteries, various next generation batteries and analysis of their relative strengths and weaknesses, and the potential markets for the range of technologies being developed.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

This milestone means the robots are able to operate routinely without human intervention, and can rely on their onboard capabilities to ensure safe operation. This industry first is the result of nearly five years of work by the Serve Robotics team and represents a major step forward for the autonomous vehicle industry, significantly lowering the barriers for autonomous delivery at scale.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Rubber Material Holds Key to Long-Lasting, Safer EV Batteries

Rubber Material Holds Key to Long-Lasting, Safer EV Batteries

Researchers have found a promising alternative to conventional lithium-ion batteries made from a common material: rubber.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Mobility Trends at CES 2022

Mobility Trends at CES 2022

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the largest consumer electronics event in the world. The last in-person event was 2020 where more than 4,400 exhibitors and 180,000 attendees showcased the latest consumer tech innovations in Las Vegas. 2022 was a hybrid event, with in person talks as well as a digital platform. In this subscriber-only article, the IDTechEx mobility team covers mobility trends from the digital platform.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Advanced Semiconductor Packaging

Advanced Semiconductor Packaging

It is nearly impossible to live in the twenty-first century without electronics - the tiny component that plays a significant role in your laptop, smart phone, smart watch, Wi-Fi router, medical gadgets, and many other applications that shape the way we work and live.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 13, 2022
The BMW iX Flow Featuring E Ink

The BMW iX Flow Featuring E Ink

The fluid colour changes are made possible by a specially developed body wrap that is tailored precisely to the contours of the all-electric Sports Activity Vehicle from BMW. When stimulated by electrical signals, the electrophoretic technology brings different colour pigments to the surface, causing the body skin to take on the desired colouration.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 12, 2022
Sea-to-Air Drone Redefines Offshore Operations

Sea-to-Air Drone Redefines Offshore Operations

The world's first 'Sea-Air Integrated Drone' aims to modernize offshore and marine operations with its intelligent capabilities, high working efficiency, and minimized manpower required.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 11, 2022
Six Future Mobility Trends from IDTechEx Research

Six Future Mobility Trends from IDTechEx Research

The mobility sector continues to see a rapid pace of change, enabled by technological leaps in the underlying componentry and materials, but there is still a long way to go. In this article Luke Gear, Principal Analyst at IDTechEx, explores six key future mobility trends, drawing from IDTechEx Subscription research.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Event Summary: Huawei smart cockpit workshop

Event Summary: Huawei smart cockpit workshop

Event held December 2nd and 3rd, 2021
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 7, 2022
Sony Introduces Prototype Electric SUV

Sony Introduces Prototype Electric SUV

Sony announced and exhibited an SUV-type prototype vehicle (VISION-S 02) as a new form factor. This vehicle uses the same EV/cloud platform as the prototype (VISION-S 01), which is being tested on public roads.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 6, 2022
John Deere Reveals Fully Autonomous Tractor

John Deere Reveals Fully Autonomous Tractor

John Deere has revealed a fully autonomous tractor that's ready for large-scale production. The machine combines Deere's 8R tractor, TruSet-enabled chisel plow, GPS guidance system, and new advanced technologies. The autonomous tractor will be available to farmers later this year.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Construction and Mining Off-Road  Mobile Machine Electrification

Construction and Mining Off-Road Mobile Machine Electrification

IDTechEx expect to see growing regulatory pressure, with increased commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emission and improving urban air quality, drive the electrification trend across all major on-road and off-road vehicle markets.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 5, 2022
Competition in the Silicon Anode Market Set to Intensify

Competition in the Silicon Anode Market Set to Intensify

Commercial interest in silicon anodes and investments into start-up companies has continued through 2021 - IDTechEx estimates that $1.9B of funding has now made its way into silicon anode start-ups. Beyond investments, there has also been greater activity regarding companies beginning to license technologies, enter into supply relationships or commercialize technologies in early adopter markets, highlighting that the promise of silicon anode technology may soon be realized.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 5, 2022
Mercedes-Benz Taking Electric Range and Efficiency to a New Level

Mercedes-Benz Taking Electric Range and Efficiency to a New Level

Range and efficiency are set to define the electric era. Exceptional range will make electric cars suitable for every journey and help to increase overall adoption. Reduced battery size and weight will improve efficiency and Mercedes-Benz engineers are working to take range and efficiency to a new level.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 19, 2022
1,000-Cycle Lithium-Sulfur Battery Could Quintuple EV Ranges

1,000-Cycle Lithium-Sulfur Battery Could Quintuple EV Ranges

A new biologically inspired battery membrane has enabled a battery with five times the capacity of the industry-standard lithium ion design to run for the thousand-plus cycles needed to power an electric car.
External Company Press Release
Hynion Becomes Sweden's Largest Supplier of Hydrogen Fuel for Vehicles

Hynion Becomes Sweden's Largest Supplier of Hydrogen Fuel for Vehicles

Hynion has entered into an agreement to supply buses in Sandviken, Sweden, with hydrogen and, at the same time, take over Linde's hydrogen filling station in Sandviken to provide hydrogen fuel to buses as well as to the cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Maserati to Join Formula E

Maserati to Join Formula E

Maserati announces the first step in its motorsport strategy and will make its debut in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in 2023.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

This milestone means the robots are able to operate routinely without human intervention, and can rely on their onboard capabilities to ensure safe operation. This industry first is the result of nearly five years of work by the Serve Robotics team and represents a major step forward for the autonomous vehicle industry, significantly lowering the barriers for autonomous delivery at scale.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Mobility Trends at CES 2022

Mobility Trends at CES 2022

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the largest consumer electronics event in the world. The last in-person event was 2020 where more than 4,400 exhibitors and 180,000 attendees showcased the latest consumer tech innovations in Las Vegas. 2022 was a hybrid event, with in person talks as well as a digital platform. In this subscriber-only article, the IDTechEx mobility team covers mobility trends from the digital platform.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 13, 2022
The BMW iX Flow Featuring E Ink

The BMW iX Flow Featuring E Ink

The fluid colour changes are made possible by a specially developed body wrap that is tailored precisely to the contours of the all-electric Sports Activity Vehicle from BMW. When stimulated by electrical signals, the electrophoretic technology brings different colour pigments to the surface, causing the body skin to take on the desired colouration.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 11, 2022
Six Future Mobility Trends from IDTechEx Research

Six Future Mobility Trends from IDTechEx Research

The mobility sector continues to see a rapid pace of change, enabled by technological leaps in the underlying componentry and materials, but there is still a long way to go. In this article Luke Gear, Principal Analyst at IDTechEx, explores six key future mobility trends, drawing from IDTechEx Subscription research.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 7, 2022
Sony Introduces Prototype Electric SUV

Sony Introduces Prototype Electric SUV

Sony announced and exhibited an SUV-type prototype vehicle (VISION-S 02) as a new form factor. This vehicle uses the same EV/cloud platform as the prototype (VISION-S 01), which is being tested on public roads.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Construction and Mining Off-Road  Mobile Machine Electrification

Construction and Mining Off-Road Mobile Machine Electrification

IDTechEx expect to see growing regulatory pressure, with increased commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emission and improving urban air quality, drive the electrification trend across all major on-road and off-road vehicle markets.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 5, 2022
Mercedes-Benz Taking Electric Range and Efficiency to a New Level

Mercedes-Benz Taking Electric Range and Efficiency to a New Level

Range and efficiency are set to define the electric era. Exceptional range will make electric cars suitable for every journey and help to increase overall adoption. Reduced battery size and weight will improve efficiency and Mercedes-Benz engineers are working to take range and efficiency to a new level.
External Company Press Release
IRP and Bosch Partner to Mass-Produce Controllers for the EV Market

IRP and Bosch Partner to Mass-Produce Controllers for the EV Market

IRP Systems has signed a strategic agreement with Bosch for the industrialization and serial manufacturing of IRP's personal mobility electric motor controllers. The partnership brings together Bosch's renowned automotive manufacturing capabilities and IRP's innovative e-powertrain technology to deliver top quality, robust and affordable controllers for a variety of personal mobility OEMs in Europe and worldwide.
External Company Press Release
Henkel Materials Improve Electric Vehicle Chargers

Henkel Materials Improve Electric Vehicle Chargers

Henkel has designed a select, proven collection of sealing, potting and thermal management solutions that provide the automation-friendly features required for mass production and deployment, along with the in-field attributes of ruggedness, safety and reliability necessary to bolster consumer confidence.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Upcoming Webinar on Next Generation Batteries and Beyond Lithium

Upcoming Webinar on Next Generation Batteries and Beyond Lithium

Thursday 20 January 2022 - What's Happening in Battery Technology? Recent commercial developments to advanced and non-lithium batteries, various next generation batteries and analysis of their relative strengths and weaknesses, and the potential markets for the range of technologies being developed.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 14, 2022
Rubber Material Holds Key to Long-Lasting, Safer EV Batteries

Rubber Material Holds Key to Long-Lasting, Safer EV Batteries

Researchers have found a promising alternative to conventional lithium-ion batteries made from a common material: rubber.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Advanced Semiconductor Packaging

Advanced Semiconductor Packaging

It is nearly impossible to live in the twenty-first century without electronics - the tiny component that plays a significant role in your laptop, smart phone, smart watch, Wi-Fi router, medical gadgets, and many other applications that shape the way we work and live.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 12, 2022
Sea-to-Air Drone Redefines Offshore Operations

Sea-to-Air Drone Redefines Offshore Operations

The world's first 'Sea-Air Integrated Drone' aims to modernize offshore and marine operations with its intelligent capabilities, high working efficiency, and minimized manpower required.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Event Summary: Huawei smart cockpit workshop

Event Summary: Huawei smart cockpit workshop

Event held December 2nd and 3rd, 2021
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 6, 2022
John Deere Reveals Fully Autonomous Tractor

John Deere Reveals Fully Autonomous Tractor

John Deere has revealed a fully autonomous tractor that's ready for large-scale production. The machine combines Deere's 8R tractor, TruSet-enabled chisel plow, GPS guidance system, and new advanced technologies. The autonomous tractor will be available to farmers later this year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 5, 2022
Competition in the Silicon Anode Market Set to Intensify

Competition in the Silicon Anode Market Set to Intensify

Commercial interest in silicon anodes and investments into start-up companies has continued through 2021 - IDTechEx estimates that $1.9B of funding has now made its way into silicon anode start-ups. Beyond investments, there has also been greater activity regarding companies beginning to license technologies, enter into supply relationships or commercialize technologies in early adopter markets, highlighting that the promise of silicon anode technology may soon be realized.
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