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Electric Vehicles Research
May 24, 2021
Fully Ridable E-Motorbike Prototype Ready for Summer

Fully Ridable E-Motorbike Prototype Ready for Summer

The prototype will feature a world-first in electric powertrains: a 'hybrid' battery which combines Nawa Technologies' own ultracapacitors, NAWACap, with conventional lithium-ion cells.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
IDTechEx Interview with Road Ramblings: Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx Interview with Road Ramblings: Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx spoke to Chris Goodsell from Australian radio show 'Road Ramblings' about the latest electric vehicles news.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 21, 2021
Fixed-Wing or Rotary: Which is Better?

Fixed-Wing or Rotary: Which is Better?

Drone companies typically fall into one of two categories: Fixed-wing or Rotary drones. These drones typically also have different use cases.
External Company Press Release
Wagner Machine Company Takes Delivery of VELO3D Solution

Wagner Machine Company Takes Delivery of VELO3D Solution

MSC Software Corporation , part of Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence division, has helped KATECH create a high-fidelity virtual test platform to verify that safety-critical Advanced driver-assistance systems and autonomous systems will perform as intended in a real urban environment.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 20, 2021
Lamborghini Announces its Roadmap for Electrification

Lamborghini Announces its Roadmap for Electrification

Throughout the product electrification process, Lamborghini will focus continually on identifying technologies and solutions that guarantee top performance and driving dynamics. In reference to the logo chosen by company founder Ferruccio Lamborghini in 1963, Cor Tauri is the brightest star in the Taurus constellation, and represents Lamborghini's move towards a future that is electrified but always faithful to the heart and soul of the 'bull' brand.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 20, 2021
Drones Carry Out High-Precision Radiation Monitoring

Drones Carry Out High-Precision Radiation Monitoring

The Belgian nuclear research centre, SCK CEN, and the Belgian aeronautical specialist, Sabca, have developed an innovative technology that enables drones to be used to carry out radiological measurements.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 19, 2021
Volocopter Unveils New Urban Air Motility Aircraft

Volocopter Unveils New Urban Air Motility Aircraft

Volocopter has unveiled its newest aircraft, VoloConnect. This electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft is designed to connect suburbs to cities and complements the company's existing family of aircraft for the intra-city mission. VoloConnect's distinctive hybrid lift and push design is expected to achieve certification within the next 5 years.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 19, 2021
Fast, Affordable Solution for Transparent Displays and Semiconductors

Fast, Affordable Solution for Transparent Displays and Semiconductors

Scientists have developed a roll-based damage-free transfer technique that allows two-dimensional nanomaterials to be transferred into wafer scale without damage. The proposed technique has a variety of applications from transparent displays and semiconductors to displays for self-driving cars, and is expected to accelerate the commercialization of 2D nanomaterial-based high-performance devices.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 19, 2021
Balyo Selects Ouster's Digital Lidar for Its Robotic Forklifts

Balyo Selects Ouster's Digital Lidar for Its Robotic Forklifts

Ouster Inc announced that it has signed a strategic customer agreement with Balyo to deploy Ouster's 3D digital lidar on its robotic forklifts.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 18, 2021
Upcoming Webinar - Flexible Electronics for Automotive Applications

Upcoming Webinar - Flexible Electronics for Automotive Applications

Thursday 27 May 2021 - In this webinar Dr Matthew Dyson, a Technology Analyst at IDTechEx specializing in printed/flexible electronics, will discuss a wide range of emerging applications for printed/flexible electronics technologies within the automotive sector, along with a forecast adoption timeline.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 17, 2021
Eviation Closer to Flying All-Electric Aircraft Alice

Eviation Closer to Flying All-Electric Aircraft Alice

The Alice all-electric aircraft, which can fly nine passengers for up to 440 nautical miles, will be powered exclusively by magniX propulsion systems.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 14, 2021
Upcoming Webinar - The Evolving Market of Thermal Interface Materials

Upcoming Webinar - The Evolving Market of Thermal Interface Materials

Thursday 20 May 2021 - This webinar will take from IDTechEx's latest research on Thermal Interface Materials to address these emerging markets in EV and 5G and discuss how the TIM properties and demands will change with them. The webinar will also cover developments in TIMs for data centers, LEDs and consumer electronics with industry use-cases.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 14, 2021
Battery Breakthrough for Electric Cars

Battery Breakthrough for Electric Cars

Long-lasting, quick-charging batteries are essential to the expansion of the electric vehicle market, but today's lithium-ion batteries fall short of what's needed — they're too heavy, too expensive and take too long to charge.
External Company Press Release
Flying Electric Motorboat Races a Flying Sailing Yacht

Flying Electric Motorboat Races a Flying Sailing Yacht

Yesterday marked a moment in history, as the first time a flying electric motorboat raced a flying sailing yacht. Both designs use hydrofoils that provide superior speed and energy efficiency over conventional boats. The race points to a future where most boats, sailing or motorized, will fly above the water.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 13, 2021
World's First EV Battery 3D Printer

World's First EV Battery 3D Printer

Sakuu Corporation has today announced a revolutionary new industrial-grade 3D printer for e-mobility batteries. The breakthrough technology will unlock the mainstream adoption of EV and e-mobility vehicles by solving the previous issues of cost, performance, sustainability, and range.
External Company Press Release
SABIC Advances Thermoplastic Solutions for Critical EV Battery Tech

SABIC Advances Thermoplastic Solutions for Critical EV Battery Tech

Compared to conventional battery pack designs using traditional materials such as aluminum and other metals, SABIC's concept using lightweight thermoplastics can potentially realize 30 to 50 percent weight savings per component, improve energy density, simplify the assembly process, reduce costs, improve thermal control and safety and enhance crashworthiness.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 12, 2021
Electric Vehicles to Drive Demand for Thermal Interface Materials

Electric Vehicles to Drive Demand for Thermal Interface Materials

There are several industries that are starting to emerge and/or focus more on thermal management and the requirement for TIMs, leading to new and extremely large potential markets.
External Company Press Release
Elkem Establishes Vianode Dedicated to Advanced Battery Materials

Elkem Establishes Vianode Dedicated to Advanced Battery Materials

Elkem has successfully commissioned its industrial pilot for battery materials in Kristiansand, Norway, starting industrial scale pilot production for customers. As the next step towards large-scale production, Elkem is now establishing Vianode as a new company and brand dedicated to develop and produce sustainable and high quality active anode materials to meet the needs of the exponentially growing electric vehicles marketplace.
External Company Press Release
eLoaded Charging Technology Provider for ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup

eLoaded Charging Technology Provider for ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup

As the world's first purely battery-electric brand trophy series, the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup clearly takes the position of a pioneer. A race series that does not use any fossil fuels along the energy chain.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 11, 2021
Hydrogen in the Automotive and Industrial sectors

Hydrogen in the Automotive and Industrial sectors

In this IDTechEx roundtable, Daniele Gatti, David Wyatt and Luke Gear discuss the role of hydrogen in the automotive and industrial sectors. The advantages and drawbacks of the two applications are explained, addressing the future position of blue and green hydrogen, and the role of the infrastructure.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 24, 2021
Fully Ridable E-Motorbike Prototype Ready for Summer

Fully Ridable E-Motorbike Prototype Ready for Summer

The prototype will feature a world-first in electric powertrains: a 'hybrid' battery which combines Nawa Technologies' own ultracapacitors, NAWACap, with conventional lithium-ion cells.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 21, 2021
Fixed-Wing or Rotary: Which is Better?

Fixed-Wing or Rotary: Which is Better?

Drone companies typically fall into one of two categories: Fixed-wing or Rotary drones. These drones typically also have different use cases.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 20, 2021
Lamborghini Announces its Roadmap for Electrification

Lamborghini Announces its Roadmap for Electrification

Throughout the product electrification process, Lamborghini will focus continually on identifying technologies and solutions that guarantee top performance and driving dynamics. In reference to the logo chosen by company founder Ferruccio Lamborghini in 1963, Cor Tauri is the brightest star in the Taurus constellation, and represents Lamborghini's move towards a future that is electrified but always faithful to the heart and soul of the 'bull' brand.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 19, 2021
Volocopter Unveils New Urban Air Motility Aircraft

Volocopter Unveils New Urban Air Motility Aircraft

Volocopter has unveiled its newest aircraft, VoloConnect. This electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft is designed to connect suburbs to cities and complements the company's existing family of aircraft for the intra-city mission. VoloConnect's distinctive hybrid lift and push design is expected to achieve certification within the next 5 years.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 19, 2021
Balyo Selects Ouster's Digital Lidar for Its Robotic Forklifts

Balyo Selects Ouster's Digital Lidar for Its Robotic Forklifts

Ouster Inc announced that it has signed a strategic customer agreement with Balyo to deploy Ouster's 3D digital lidar on its robotic forklifts.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 17, 2021
Eviation Closer to Flying All-Electric Aircraft Alice

Eviation Closer to Flying All-Electric Aircraft Alice

The Alice all-electric aircraft, which can fly nine passengers for up to 440 nautical miles, will be powered exclusively by magniX propulsion systems.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 14, 2021
Battery Breakthrough for Electric Cars

Battery Breakthrough for Electric Cars

Long-lasting, quick-charging batteries are essential to the expansion of the electric vehicle market, but today's lithium-ion batteries fall short of what's needed — they're too heavy, too expensive and take too long to charge.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 13, 2021
World's First EV Battery 3D Printer

World's First EV Battery 3D Printer

Sakuu Corporation has today announced a revolutionary new industrial-grade 3D printer for e-mobility batteries. The breakthrough technology will unlock the mainstream adoption of EV and e-mobility vehicles by solving the previous issues of cost, performance, sustainability, and range.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 12, 2021
Electric Vehicles to Drive Demand for Thermal Interface Materials

Electric Vehicles to Drive Demand for Thermal Interface Materials

There are several industries that are starting to emerge and/or focus more on thermal management and the requirement for TIMs, leading to new and extremely large potential markets.
External Company Press Release
eLoaded Charging Technology Provider for ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup

eLoaded Charging Technology Provider for ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup

As the world's first purely battery-electric brand trophy series, the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup clearly takes the position of a pioneer. A race series that does not use any fossil fuels along the energy chain.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
IDTechEx Interview with Road Ramblings: Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx Interview with Road Ramblings: Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx spoke to Chris Goodsell from Australian radio show 'Road Ramblings' about the latest electric vehicles news.
External Company Press Release
Wagner Machine Company Takes Delivery of VELO3D Solution

Wagner Machine Company Takes Delivery of VELO3D Solution

MSC Software Corporation , part of Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence division, has helped KATECH create a high-fidelity virtual test platform to verify that safety-critical Advanced driver-assistance systems and autonomous systems will perform as intended in a real urban environment.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 20, 2021
Drones Carry Out High-Precision Radiation Monitoring

Drones Carry Out High-Precision Radiation Monitoring

The Belgian nuclear research centre, SCK CEN, and the Belgian aeronautical specialist, Sabca, have developed an innovative technology that enables drones to be used to carry out radiological measurements.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 19, 2021
Fast, Affordable Solution for Transparent Displays and Semiconductors

Fast, Affordable Solution for Transparent Displays and Semiconductors

Scientists have developed a roll-based damage-free transfer technique that allows two-dimensional nanomaterials to be transferred into wafer scale without damage. The proposed technique has a variety of applications from transparent displays and semiconductors to displays for self-driving cars, and is expected to accelerate the commercialization of 2D nanomaterial-based high-performance devices.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 18, 2021
Upcoming Webinar - Flexible Electronics for Automotive Applications

Upcoming Webinar - Flexible Electronics for Automotive Applications

Thursday 27 May 2021 - In this webinar Dr Matthew Dyson, a Technology Analyst at IDTechEx specializing in printed/flexible electronics, will discuss a wide range of emerging applications for printed/flexible electronics technologies within the automotive sector, along with a forecast adoption timeline.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 14, 2021
Upcoming Webinar - The Evolving Market of Thermal Interface Materials

Upcoming Webinar - The Evolving Market of Thermal Interface Materials

Thursday 20 May 2021 - This webinar will take from IDTechEx's latest research on Thermal Interface Materials to address these emerging markets in EV and 5G and discuss how the TIM properties and demands will change with them. The webinar will also cover developments in TIMs for data centers, LEDs and consumer electronics with industry use-cases.
External Company Press Release
Flying Electric Motorboat Races a Flying Sailing Yacht

Flying Electric Motorboat Races a Flying Sailing Yacht

Yesterday marked a moment in history, as the first time a flying electric motorboat raced a flying sailing yacht. Both designs use hydrofoils that provide superior speed and energy efficiency over conventional boats. The race points to a future where most boats, sailing or motorized, will fly above the water.
External Company Press Release
SABIC Advances Thermoplastic Solutions for Critical EV Battery Tech

SABIC Advances Thermoplastic Solutions for Critical EV Battery Tech

Compared to conventional battery pack designs using traditional materials such as aluminum and other metals, SABIC's concept using lightweight thermoplastics can potentially realize 30 to 50 percent weight savings per component, improve energy density, simplify the assembly process, reduce costs, improve thermal control and safety and enhance crashworthiness.
External Company Press Release
Elkem Establishes Vianode Dedicated to Advanced Battery Materials

Elkem Establishes Vianode Dedicated to Advanced Battery Materials

Elkem has successfully commissioned its industrial pilot for battery materials in Kristiansand, Norway, starting industrial scale pilot production for customers. As the next step towards large-scale production, Elkem is now establishing Vianode as a new company and brand dedicated to develop and produce sustainable and high quality active anode materials to meet the needs of the exponentially growing electric vehicles marketplace.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 11, 2021
Hydrogen in the Automotive and Industrial sectors

Hydrogen in the Automotive and Industrial sectors

In this IDTechEx roundtable, Daniele Gatti, David Wyatt and Luke Gear discuss the role of hydrogen in the automotive and industrial sectors. The advantages and drawbacks of the two applications are explained, addressing the future position of blue and green hydrogen, and the role of the infrastructure.
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