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Electric Vehicles Research
May 7, 2020
Boeing Rolls out First Loyal Wingman Unamnned Aircraft

Boeing Rolls out First Loyal Wingman Unamnned Aircraft

The aircraft, which uses artificial intelligence to extend the capabilities of manned and unmanned platforms, is the first to be designed, engineered and manufactured in Australia in more than 50 years. It is Boeing's largest investment in an unmanned aircraft outside of the United States.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 5, 2020
The Challenges Ahead for Electric Leisure Boating

The Challenges Ahead for Electric Leisure Boating

This article highlights some of the key challenges remaining to bring electric leisure boats into the mainstream which are covered in more detail in the popular report "Electric Leisure & Sea-going Boats and Ships 2021-2040" recently updated by IDTechEx.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 5, 2020
Webinar 13 May - Li-ion Batteries: Where Is the Technology Going?

Webinar 13 May - Li-ion Batteries: Where Is the Technology Going?

This webinar, presented by IDTechEx Technology Analyst Dr Alex Holland, will provide an introduction to the key technological developments occurring within the Li-ion market, focussing on the anode and cathode.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 4, 2020
BYD and Hino Alliance on Commercial Battery Electric Vehicles

BYD and Hino Alliance on Commercial Battery Electric Vehicles

BYD and Hino Motors signed a strategic business alliance agreement with a focus on collaborating in commercial battery electric vehicles development.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 1, 2020
Ford, Lincoln Cancel Plans for Rivian Powered Electric Vehicle

Ford, Lincoln Cancel Plans for Rivian Powered Electric Vehicle

In January, the Lincoln Motor Company announced that it was working together with Rivian to develop an all-new electric vehicle previously announced as part of Ford Motor Company's original investment in Rivian.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 29, 2020
Solaris to Introduce 15 Meter Electric Bus

Solaris to Introduce 15 Meter Electric Bus

This year, Solaris will introduce a 15-meter Urbino version to the electric bus portfolio. Up until now, the "electric offer" of Solaris encompassed only city buses, the 15-meter version of the Urbino will also meet requirements of inter-city transport.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 28, 2020
Is Silicon the Key to Another Technological Revolution?

Is Silicon the Key to Another Technological Revolution?

Silicon is one of the most important materials of the past century. It enabled the digital revolution and the advent of PCs, laptops and smartphones. Its value has been obvious during the recent Covid-19 crisis, allowing many companies, businesses and individuals to remain productive.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Where Is Li-ion Technology Heading?

Where Is Li-ion Technology Heading?

The Li-ion market is growing but which Li-ion chemistries and technologies are going to be used? The newly updated report "Li-ion batteries 2020-2030", from market intelligence company IDTechEx, provides detailed analysis of the various Li-ion chemistries and technologies being deployed and the applications they are best suited for.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Wednesday 6 May - Free Webinar on Thermal Management for EVs

Wednesday 6 May - Free Webinar on Thermal Management for EVs

IDTechEx will be hosting a free 25-minute webinar on Wednesday 6 May 2020. "Thermal Management: Keeping Cool as the Electric Vehicle Market Heats Up!" will be presented by IDTechEx Technology Analyst, Dr James Edmondson.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Gas Storage Method Could Help Next-Generation Clean Energy Vehicles

Gas Storage Method Could Help Next-Generation Clean Energy Vehicles

Tremendous amounts of hydrogen and methane can be stored in nanoscopic pores.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Why we Should Build Millions of Weather-Protected Pedelecs this Summer

Why we Should Build Millions of Weather-Protected Pedelecs this Summer

Resilience in pandemic situations needs alternatives to public transportation and shared moblity The present Corona pandemic has clearly revealed a shortcoming of public transportation and most shared mobility solutions: they come with poor possibilities for social distancing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 24, 2020
Mobile EV Chargers on the Go: Niche or Disruptive?

Mobile EV Chargers on the Go: Niche or Disruptive?

With the growing population of plug-in electric vehicles (EVs), the charging infrastructure industry is also progressing quickly to meet the ever-increasing demand for recharging the EV batteries.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 24, 2020
Volvo and Daimler Planning Joint Venture

Volvo and Daimler Planning Joint Venture

Sharing the Green Deal vision of sustainable transport and a carbon neutral Europe by 2050, two leading companies in the commercial vehicle industry, Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group, have signed a preliminary non-binding agreement to establish a new joint venture.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 23, 2020
In East Africa, a Race to Outsmart Locusts with Drones and Data

In East Africa, a Race to Outsmart Locusts with Drones and Data

While the eyes of the world are on the novel coronavirus, East Africa continues to struggle with another crisis of biblical proportions: growing swarms of ravenous locusts. Both crises are extraordinary in scale, and both foes multiply so quickly that governments are struggling to contain them.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 22, 2020
Honda Hybrid and EV Batteries get Second Life

Honda Hybrid and EV Batteries get Second Life

The pan-European arrangement will see SNAM collect and recycle batteries from Honda's increasing number of hybrid and electric vehicles and either potentially prepare them for 'second-life' renewable energy storage uses or extract valuable materials for recycling if they are not suitable for that purpose.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Supercapacitor Materials: Large Opportunities Coming

Supercapacitor Materials: Large Opportunities Coming

From a commercial point of view, this article appraises the latest research in active materials for supercapacitors SC and their derivatives. Opportunities include; graphene, CNT, MOF, CNF, ionic electrolytes, structural, flexible, wearable.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 21, 2020
Zero-Emission Dry Cargo Ship Enabled by Hybrid, Electric Solutions

Zero-Emission Dry Cargo Ship Enabled by Hybrid, Electric Solutions

Electric, digital and connected solutions provide a direction of travel for dry cargo vessels towards greater efficiency and lower emissions using proven technology. In this, it is the ship's electrical propulsion system that acts as the key enabler for the integrated automation and control systems that can deliver transformative operations.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 20, 2020
New Electrode Material to Increase Charge of Lithium Batteries

New Electrode Material to Increase Charge of Lithium Batteries

Lithium batteries hold a lot of promise for the future of many applications, including electric vehicles, but tend to be prohibitively expensive. A research team has developed a new electrode material to make lithium batteries not only cheaper, but longer lasting with higher energy density.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 20, 2020
Car Cover Claims to Extend EV Life

Car Cover Claims to Extend EV Life

The solar modules on the car cover provide supplementary power to the vehicle and increase its range up to an additional 15km per day with a target of 30km per day within 3 years, based on 8 hours' outside exposure of the vehicle per day.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 17, 2020
IDTechEx Predicts $350 Billion in Off-Grid, Zero-Emission Microgrids

IDTechEx Predicts $350 Billion in Off-Grid, Zero-Emission Microgrids

IDTechEx forecasts exponential growth to a huge $350 billion in 2040 for clean microgrids. It will be driven by legislation, cost, increasing problems with national grids and many new applications. Electrifying mines to farms and transport helps too.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 7, 2020
Boeing Rolls out First Loyal Wingman Unamnned Aircraft

Boeing Rolls out First Loyal Wingman Unamnned Aircraft

The aircraft, which uses artificial intelligence to extend the capabilities of manned and unmanned platforms, is the first to be designed, engineered and manufactured in Australia in more than 50 years. It is Boeing's largest investment in an unmanned aircraft outside of the United States.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 5, 2020
Webinar 13 May - Li-ion Batteries: Where Is the Technology Going?

Webinar 13 May - Li-ion Batteries: Where Is the Technology Going?

This webinar, presented by IDTechEx Technology Analyst Dr Alex Holland, will provide an introduction to the key technological developments occurring within the Li-ion market, focussing on the anode and cathode.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 1, 2020
Ford, Lincoln Cancel Plans for Rivian Powered Electric Vehicle

Ford, Lincoln Cancel Plans for Rivian Powered Electric Vehicle

In January, the Lincoln Motor Company announced that it was working together with Rivian to develop an all-new electric vehicle previously announced as part of Ford Motor Company's original investment in Rivian.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 28, 2020
Is Silicon the Key to Another Technological Revolution?

Is Silicon the Key to Another Technological Revolution?

Silicon is one of the most important materials of the past century. It enabled the digital revolution and the advent of PCs, laptops and smartphones. Its value has been obvious during the recent Covid-19 crisis, allowing many companies, businesses and individuals to remain productive.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Wednesday 6 May - Free Webinar on Thermal Management for EVs

Wednesday 6 May - Free Webinar on Thermal Management for EVs

IDTechEx will be hosting a free 25-minute webinar on Wednesday 6 May 2020. "Thermal Management: Keeping Cool as the Electric Vehicle Market Heats Up!" will be presented by IDTechEx Technology Analyst, Dr James Edmondson.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Why we Should Build Millions of Weather-Protected Pedelecs this Summer

Why we Should Build Millions of Weather-Protected Pedelecs this Summer

Resilience in pandemic situations needs alternatives to public transportation and shared moblity The present Corona pandemic has clearly revealed a shortcoming of public transportation and most shared mobility solutions: they come with poor possibilities for social distancing.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 24, 2020
Volvo and Daimler Planning Joint Venture

Volvo and Daimler Planning Joint Venture

Sharing the Green Deal vision of sustainable transport and a carbon neutral Europe by 2050, two leading companies in the commercial vehicle industry, Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group, have signed a preliminary non-binding agreement to establish a new joint venture.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 22, 2020
Honda Hybrid and EV Batteries get Second Life

Honda Hybrid and EV Batteries get Second Life

The pan-European arrangement will see SNAM collect and recycle batteries from Honda's increasing number of hybrid and electric vehicles and either potentially prepare them for 'second-life' renewable energy storage uses or extract valuable materials for recycling if they are not suitable for that purpose.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 21, 2020
Zero-Emission Dry Cargo Ship Enabled by Hybrid, Electric Solutions

Zero-Emission Dry Cargo Ship Enabled by Hybrid, Electric Solutions

Electric, digital and connected solutions provide a direction of travel for dry cargo vessels towards greater efficiency and lower emissions using proven technology. In this, it is the ship's electrical propulsion system that acts as the key enabler for the integrated automation and control systems that can deliver transformative operations.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 20, 2020
Car Cover Claims to Extend EV Life

Car Cover Claims to Extend EV Life

The solar modules on the car cover provide supplementary power to the vehicle and increase its range up to an additional 15km per day with a target of 30km per day within 3 years, based on 8 hours' outside exposure of the vehicle per day.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 5, 2020
The Challenges Ahead for Electric Leisure Boating

The Challenges Ahead for Electric Leisure Boating

This article highlights some of the key challenges remaining to bring electric leisure boats into the mainstream which are covered in more detail in the popular report "Electric Leisure & Sea-going Boats and Ships 2021-2040" recently updated by IDTechEx.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 4, 2020
BYD and Hino Alliance on Commercial Battery Electric Vehicles

BYD and Hino Alliance on Commercial Battery Electric Vehicles

BYD and Hino Motors signed a strategic business alliance agreement with a focus on collaborating in commercial battery electric vehicles development.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 29, 2020
Solaris to Introduce 15 Meter Electric Bus

Solaris to Introduce 15 Meter Electric Bus

This year, Solaris will introduce a 15-meter Urbino version to the electric bus portfolio. Up until now, the "electric offer" of Solaris encompassed only city buses, the 15-meter version of the Urbino will also meet requirements of inter-city transport.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Where Is Li-ion Technology Heading?

Where Is Li-ion Technology Heading?

The Li-ion market is growing but which Li-ion chemistries and technologies are going to be used? The newly updated report "Li-ion batteries 2020-2030", from market intelligence company IDTechEx, provides detailed analysis of the various Li-ion chemistries and technologies being deployed and the applications they are best suited for.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 27, 2020
Gas Storage Method Could Help Next-Generation Clean Energy Vehicles

Gas Storage Method Could Help Next-Generation Clean Energy Vehicles

Tremendous amounts of hydrogen and methane can be stored in nanoscopic pores.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 24, 2020
Mobile EV Chargers on the Go: Niche or Disruptive?

Mobile EV Chargers on the Go: Niche or Disruptive?

With the growing population of plug-in electric vehicles (EVs), the charging infrastructure industry is also progressing quickly to meet the ever-increasing demand for recharging the EV batteries.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 23, 2020
In East Africa, a Race to Outsmart Locusts with Drones and Data

In East Africa, a Race to Outsmart Locusts with Drones and Data

While the eyes of the world are on the novel coronavirus, East Africa continues to struggle with another crisis of biblical proportions: growing swarms of ravenous locusts. Both crises are extraordinary in scale, and both foes multiply so quickly that governments are struggling to contain them.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Supercapacitor Materials: Large Opportunities Coming

Supercapacitor Materials: Large Opportunities Coming

From a commercial point of view, this article appraises the latest research in active materials for supercapacitors SC and their derivatives. Opportunities include; graphene, CNT, MOF, CNF, ionic electrolytes, structural, flexible, wearable.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 20, 2020
New Electrode Material to Increase Charge of Lithium Batteries

New Electrode Material to Increase Charge of Lithium Batteries

Lithium batteries hold a lot of promise for the future of many applications, including electric vehicles, but tend to be prohibitively expensive. A research team has developed a new electrode material to make lithium batteries not only cheaper, but longer lasting with higher energy density.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 17, 2020
IDTechEx Predicts $350 Billion in Off-Grid, Zero-Emission Microgrids

IDTechEx Predicts $350 Billion in Off-Grid, Zero-Emission Microgrids

IDTechEx forecasts exponential growth to a huge $350 billion in 2040 for clean microgrids. It will be driven by legislation, cost, increasing problems with national grids and many new applications. Electrifying mines to farms and transport helps too.
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