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Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 7, 2020
World First Hydrogen-Electric Passenger Plane Flight

World First Hydrogen-Electric Passenger Plane Flight

ZeroAvia has completed the world first hydrogen fuel cell powered flight of a commercial-grade aircraft. ZeroAvia's achievement is the first step to realising the transformational possibilities of moving from fossil fuels to zero-emission hydrogen as the primary energy source for commercial aviation.
External Company Press Release
Hino Trucks Announces "Project Z" - Paving the Path to Zero Emissions

Hino Trucks Announces "Project Z" - Paving the Path to Zero Emissions

Hino Trucks announced, Project Z, the company's development path to zero emissions vehicles, ranging from class 4 to class 8. The live virtual event showcased the most comprehensive line-up of zero emissions trucks, partnering with technology leaders in advanced electrification drive systems.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Some New Smart City Solutions

Some New Smart City Solutions

The type of radical advances we cite may seem like unattainable science fiction but the following examples show how this is not true.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 6, 2020
Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

We are always looking for entrepreneurial, enthusiastic people to join our business. We specialize in providing market research in emerging technology topics and are looking to find people who are as passionate about these areas as we are. Applicants will need to convert their technical expertise to complement our current topic coverage or be able to expand the company in a new direction.
External Company Press Release
RadarGlass - From Vehicle Headlight to Radar Transceiver

RadarGlass - From Vehicle Headlight to Radar Transceiver

As a result of modern Advanced Driver Assistance Systems, the use of radar technology has become indispensable for the automotive sector. A wide range of systems for adaptive speed control, lane-change support, collision avoidance, and pedestrian and cyclist detection has paved the way for autonomous driving.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 5, 2020
Regional Development of Solid-State Batteries

Regional Development of Solid-State Batteries

The rapid growth of the electric vehicle market has driven the development, manufacture and sales of batteries, especially lithium-ion batteries. In the meantime, a number of companies are betting on the next big energy storage technologies. Solid-state batteries are one of them.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Quantifying Global Challenges Driving Rush to Smart Cities

Quantifying Global Challenges Driving Rush to Smart Cities

In this introduction we look at many of the present and future issues with cities and we introduce some solutions.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart City Materials and Market Drivers

Smart City Materials and Market Drivers

Cities need simplification, redesign, modernisation, empowerment, inclusiveness, affordability, adaptability and clean-up. Make them safer, more verdant and beautiful.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 2, 2020
Rolls Royce Completes Ground Testing of World's Fastest Electric Plane

Rolls Royce Completes Ground Testing of World's Fastest Electric Plane

Rolls-Royce has completed testing of the ground-breaking technology that will power the world's fastest all-electric plane. All the technology has been tested on a full-scale replica of the plane's core, called an 'ionBird', including a 500hp electric powertrain powerful enough to set world speed records and a battery with enough energy to supply 250 homes.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Will Fossil Fuels Collapse Even Earlier?

Will Fossil Fuels Collapse Even Earlier?

When it comes to energy, history tells us that we usually get caught by surprise. Things happen faster than we expected.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 30, 2020
Electrolyte Additives: A Key Area of Li-ion Patent Activity

Electrolyte Additives: A Key Area of Li-ion Patent Activity

Li-ion batteries are starting to near their performance ceiling. Delving into the trends being seen in patent applications and filings can provide insight into the key areas of innovation in Li-ion batteries and the areas of development favored by key players.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 30, 2020
Unmanned Robotic Vessels for the US Navy

Unmanned Robotic Vessels for the US Navy

Lockheed Martin will provide a study for a proven, integrated and capable payload ship, able to patrol for extended durations, as part of the US Navy's Large Unmanned Surface Vessel competition.
External Company Press Release
eLoaded Presents Lightest Charging Cable

eLoaded Presents Lightest Charging Cable

eLoaded has released the next generation of charging cables as part of its charging infrastructure solutions. These brand-new system solutions were developed in close cooperation with HUBER+SUHNER.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
India's Flawed FAME II Policy

India's Flawed FAME II Policy

India's FAME II purchase subsidy for electric two, three and four-wheelers is not being used by market-leading electric vehicle startups in the country. This article explores why.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 28, 2020
Keolis Launches 5G Autonomous Electric Vehicle Trial

Keolis Launches 5G Autonomous Electric Vehicle Trial

Keolis launched a new autonomous self-driving, electric minibus trial in Stockholm, Sweden, using 5G technology to remotely control and supervise the vehicle. This trial aims to explore the safe introduction of self-driving autonomous electric vehicles in complex urban areas with a view to optimising route planning and traffic.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Power Electronics: Trends and Failure Points in Electric Vehicles

Power Electronics: Trends and Failure Points in Electric Vehicles

As we expect more from electric vehicles, the core components - electric motors, energy storage, main inverter - need to get more powerful. This means managing higher temperature operation. This article summarises these trends and explores the next wave of power electronics technologies emerging as the solution.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Vehicles: Covid-19 Impact Through 2022

Electric Vehicles: Covid-19 Impact Through 2022

This article explores the impact of covid-19 on the global electric vehicle industry, with IDTechEx's prediction for recovery through 2022.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 25, 2020
Autonomous Shuttles: The Future of Last-mile Mobility

Autonomous Shuttles: The Future of Last-mile Mobility

Autonomous shuttles could be a key element that connects the public transportation systems to reduce private car ownership in the future. The autonomous shuttle total market size will be over $18 million by 2040, according to IDTechEx's report Robot Shuttles and Autonomous Buses 2020-2040.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Multipurpose 48V + HV PHEV transmission

Multipurpose 48V + HV PHEV transmission

Some see 48V mild hybrids and separately high voltage HEV powertrains as ongoing options. Some see 48V full hybrids obsoleting HV HEV. Some even see them taking share from conventional HV PHEVs.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Two Wheelers: The World's Largest EV Market

Electric Two Wheelers: The World's Largest EV Market

While in the US and Europe the primary form of urban mobility is the car, in east Asia the dominant form of transportation is the motorcycle, which is much cheaper to own and run. When we hear ambitious electrification targets from countries like India, it is the electrification of two-wheelers and micro-mobility, not cars, which is the focus.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 7, 2020
World First Hydrogen-Electric Passenger Plane Flight

World First Hydrogen-Electric Passenger Plane Flight

ZeroAvia has completed the world first hydrogen fuel cell powered flight of a commercial-grade aircraft. ZeroAvia's achievement is the first step to realising the transformational possibilities of moving from fossil fuels to zero-emission hydrogen as the primary energy source for commercial aviation.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Some New Smart City Solutions

Some New Smart City Solutions

The type of radical advances we cite may seem like unattainable science fiction but the following examples show how this is not true.
External Company Press Release
RadarGlass - From Vehicle Headlight to Radar Transceiver

RadarGlass - From Vehicle Headlight to Radar Transceiver

As a result of modern Advanced Driver Assistance Systems, the use of radar technology has become indispensable for the automotive sector. A wide range of systems for adaptive speed control, lane-change support, collision avoidance, and pedestrian and cyclist detection has paved the way for autonomous driving.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Quantifying Global Challenges Driving Rush to Smart Cities

Quantifying Global Challenges Driving Rush to Smart Cities

In this introduction we look at many of the present and future issues with cities and we introduce some solutions.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 2, 2020
Rolls Royce Completes Ground Testing of World's Fastest Electric Plane

Rolls Royce Completes Ground Testing of World's Fastest Electric Plane

Rolls-Royce has completed testing of the ground-breaking technology that will power the world's fastest all-electric plane. All the technology has been tested on a full-scale replica of the plane's core, called an 'ionBird', including a 500hp electric powertrain powerful enough to set world speed records and a battery with enough energy to supply 250 homes.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 30, 2020
Electrolyte Additives: A Key Area of Li-ion Patent Activity

Electrolyte Additives: A Key Area of Li-ion Patent Activity

Li-ion batteries are starting to near their performance ceiling. Delving into the trends being seen in patent applications and filings can provide insight into the key areas of innovation in Li-ion batteries and the areas of development favored by key players.
External Company Press Release
eLoaded Presents Lightest Charging Cable

eLoaded Presents Lightest Charging Cable

eLoaded has released the next generation of charging cables as part of its charging infrastructure solutions. These brand-new system solutions were developed in close cooperation with HUBER+SUHNER.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 28, 2020
Keolis Launches 5G Autonomous Electric Vehicle Trial

Keolis Launches 5G Autonomous Electric Vehicle Trial

Keolis launched a new autonomous self-driving, electric minibus trial in Stockholm, Sweden, using 5G technology to remotely control and supervise the vehicle. This trial aims to explore the safe introduction of self-driving autonomous electric vehicles in complex urban areas with a view to optimising route planning and traffic.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Vehicles: Covid-19 Impact Through 2022

Electric Vehicles: Covid-19 Impact Through 2022

This article explores the impact of covid-19 on the global electric vehicle industry, with IDTechEx's prediction for recovery through 2022.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Multipurpose 48V + HV PHEV transmission

Multipurpose 48V + HV PHEV transmission

Some see 48V mild hybrids and separately high voltage HEV powertrains as ongoing options. Some see 48V full hybrids obsoleting HV HEV. Some even see them taking share from conventional HV PHEVs.
External Company Press Release
Hino Trucks Announces "Project Z" - Paving the Path to Zero Emissions

Hino Trucks Announces "Project Z" - Paving the Path to Zero Emissions

Hino Trucks announced, Project Z, the company's development path to zero emissions vehicles, ranging from class 4 to class 8. The live virtual event showcased the most comprehensive line-up of zero emissions trucks, partnering with technology leaders in advanced electrification drive systems.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 6, 2020
Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

We are always looking for entrepreneurial, enthusiastic people to join our business. We specialize in providing market research in emerging technology topics and are looking to find people who are as passionate about these areas as we are. Applicants will need to convert their technical expertise to complement our current topic coverage or be able to expand the company in a new direction.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 5, 2020
Regional Development of Solid-State Batteries

Regional Development of Solid-State Batteries

The rapid growth of the electric vehicle market has driven the development, manufacture and sales of batteries, especially lithium-ion batteries. In the meantime, a number of companies are betting on the next big energy storage technologies. Solid-state batteries are one of them.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart City Materials and Market Drivers

Smart City Materials and Market Drivers

Cities need simplification, redesign, modernisation, empowerment, inclusiveness, affordability, adaptability and clean-up. Make them safer, more verdant and beautiful.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Will Fossil Fuels Collapse Even Earlier?

Will Fossil Fuels Collapse Even Earlier?

When it comes to energy, history tells us that we usually get caught by surprise. Things happen faster than we expected.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 30, 2020
Unmanned Robotic Vessels for the US Navy

Unmanned Robotic Vessels for the US Navy

Lockheed Martin will provide a study for a proven, integrated and capable payload ship, able to patrol for extended durations, as part of the US Navy's Large Unmanned Surface Vessel competition.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
India's Flawed FAME II Policy

India's Flawed FAME II Policy

India's FAME II purchase subsidy for electric two, three and four-wheelers is not being used by market-leading electric vehicle startups in the country. This article explores why.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Power Electronics: Trends and Failure Points in Electric Vehicles

Power Electronics: Trends and Failure Points in Electric Vehicles

As we expect more from electric vehicles, the core components - electric motors, energy storage, main inverter - need to get more powerful. This means managing higher temperature operation. This article summarises these trends and explores the next wave of power electronics technologies emerging as the solution.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 25, 2020
Autonomous Shuttles: The Future of Last-mile Mobility

Autonomous Shuttles: The Future of Last-mile Mobility

Autonomous shuttles could be a key element that connects the public transportation systems to reduce private car ownership in the future. The autonomous shuttle total market size will be over $18 million by 2040, according to IDTechEx's report Robot Shuttles and Autonomous Buses 2020-2040.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Two Wheelers: The World's Largest EV Market

Electric Two Wheelers: The World's Largest EV Market

While in the US and Europe the primary form of urban mobility is the car, in east Asia the dominant form of transportation is the motorcycle, which is much cheaper to own and run. When we hear ambitious electrification targets from countries like India, it is the electrification of two-wheelers and micro-mobility, not cars, which is the focus.
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