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Zinc Air fuel cell technology

Zinc Air fuel cell technology

Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 28, 2010
The future market for electric buses and taxis

The future market for electric buses and taxis

This is the world's first report forecasting the global market for electric buses and taxis both hybrid and pure electric. It separately forecasts the market in the most important country, China, and it takes a detailed look at technologies present and future with a blunt assessment of reasons for failure and threats for the future, not just the positive aspects.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 27, 2010
Police and security electric vehicles

Police and security electric vehicles

Larger companies are producing a range of police, homeland security and military electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2010
Power Integrations strategic investment in semisouth laboratories

Power Integrations strategic investment in semisouth laboratories

Clean-Tech Innovators Join Forces in $30M Partnership to Accelerate Development of Energy-Efficient Power Devices for Solar, Wind & Hybrid/Electric Auto Industries Investment.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2010
Future technologies of electric buses and taxis

Future technologies of electric buses and taxis

Buses and taxis are an excellent launch pad for new technologies. In the new IDTechEx report, "Electric Buses and Taxis 2011-2021" we assess all the options and the markets resulting.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 25, 2010
Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15%

Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15%

Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15 percent in city driving.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 22, 2010
SANYO & SUZUKI co-develop system for experimental electric scooters

SANYO & SUZUKI co-develop system for experimental electric scooters

SANYO has announced the co-development of the Electric Drive System with SUZUKI MOTOR CORPORATION (SUZUKI). The Electric Drive System combines a `high performance in-wheel motor*1' and a `high efficiency control circuit', basically developed by SANYO, as well as a `dedicated charger' and a `battery system for electric motors' which uses proven SANYO lithium-ion batteries for consumer equipment. SANYO has supplied the system to the experimental electric scooters previously announced by SUZUKI.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 22, 2010
New government EV support in China

New government EV support in China

China will inject more than RMB100bn ($14.8bn) into promoting the adoption of energy efficient vehicles in the coming decade.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 21, 2010
Electric tuk tuks introduced to Europe

Electric tuk tuks introduced to Europe

Dutch company presents first fully electric version of the Asian Tuk Tuk to the European market
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 20, 2010
Plug-in hybrid sailboat powered by massive lithium ion battery pack

Plug-in hybrid sailboat powered by massive lithium ion battery pack

One of the world's largest plug-in hybrid sailboats, a Tag 60 catamaran, hit the water powered by new E Motion 18 kw motors and a massive lithium ion battery pack from International Battery.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 19, 2010
Boeing's solar powered unmanned aircraft

Boeing's solar powered unmanned aircraft

A large unmanned aircraft using solar energy may soon be stationed on the edge of space, said Boeing in a recent statement. The aircraft which has a 400-foot wing to increase solar power will have highly efficient electric motors and propellers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 18, 2010
ECOtality to create a pilot network of DC fast charging stations

ECOtality to create a pilot network of DC fast charging stations

Blink Network DC fast charging stations to be located at 45 BP and ARCO locations as part of The EV Project
External Company Press Release
Honda ranked greenest among automakers

Honda ranked greenest among automakers

Honda has been named America's "Greenest Automaker" for the fifth consecutive time by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). The award is earned by the company with the lowest combined score of its smog-forming and greenhouse gas emissions (primarily CO2) in its U.S. automobile fleet.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 15, 2010
Photovoltaics forms driving force behind electric transport

Photovoltaics forms driving force behind electric transport

Bosch Solar Energy illustrates future key role photovoltaics will play in powering electric drive units. Debut for this unique combination of Bosch solar modules and Bosch e-bike drive unit.
External Company Press Release
Mitsubishi Motors commences production of EVs for Europe

Mitsubishi Motors commences production of EVs for Europe

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) have announced the start of production of its European-spec i-MiEV new-generation electric vehicle along with production of PSA Peugeot Citroën's (PSA) Peugeot iOn and Citroën C-ZERO at its Mizushima Plant.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 14, 2010
Nissan shows new Leaf to Victoria - real world EV trials begin

Nissan shows new Leaf to Victoria - real world EV trials begin

The Nissan LEAF EV's will form part of the government's five year trial for zero emission vehicles which will explore how electric vehicle technologies will perform an evolutionary step and provide a broader product portfolio (along with advanced petrol and diesel power).
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 13, 2010
Singapore's electric vehicle test-bed taking shape

Singapore's electric vehicle test-bed taking shape

The inter-agency Electric Vehicle (EV) Taskforce led by the Energy Market Authority (EMA) and the Land Transport Authority (LTA) has appointed Robert Bosch (SEA) Pte Ltd ("Bosch") to design, develop, deploy, operate and maintain Singapore's EV charging infrastructure as part of the EV test-bed programme.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 13, 2010
Zinc air for traction batteries and fuel cells

Zinc air for traction batteries and fuel cells

Many companies are now developing zinc air batteries and fuel cells and some actually have them in production. Most hope to make traction batteries this way sooner or later.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 12, 2010
Solar power for electric vehicles

Solar power for electric vehicles

Most of the companies developing photovoltaics have been obsessed with reaching grid parity meaning competitiveness with conventional grid electricity generation which is often highly subsidised. More recently, it has been realised that the market for disposable photovoltaics on consumer goods is at least as large and even the potential on electric vehicles by land, water and air, could be an enticing billion square meters a year, comparable to that for buildings.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 12, 2010
Nissan Leaf will sell out

Nissan Leaf will sell out

IDTechEx forecasts that nearly 2.2 million electric cars will be sold globally as early as 2012 if we include golf cars and hybrids.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 28, 2010
The future market for electric buses and taxis

The future market for electric buses and taxis

This is the world's first report forecasting the global market for electric buses and taxis both hybrid and pure electric. It separately forecasts the market in the most important country, China, and it takes a detailed look at technologies present and future with a blunt assessment of reasons for failure and threats for the future, not just the positive aspects.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2010
Power Integrations strategic investment in semisouth laboratories

Power Integrations strategic investment in semisouth laboratories

Clean-Tech Innovators Join Forces in $30M Partnership to Accelerate Development of Energy-Efficient Power Devices for Solar, Wind & Hybrid/Electric Auto Industries Investment.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 25, 2010
Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15%

Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15%

Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15 percent in city driving.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 22, 2010
New government EV support in China

New government EV support in China

China will inject more than RMB100bn ($14.8bn) into promoting the adoption of energy efficient vehicles in the coming decade.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 20, 2010
Plug-in hybrid sailboat powered by massive lithium ion battery pack

Plug-in hybrid sailboat powered by massive lithium ion battery pack

One of the world's largest plug-in hybrid sailboats, a Tag 60 catamaran, hit the water powered by new E Motion 18 kw motors and a massive lithium ion battery pack from International Battery.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 18, 2010
ECOtality to create a pilot network of DC fast charging stations

ECOtality to create a pilot network of DC fast charging stations

Blink Network DC fast charging stations to be located at 45 BP and ARCO locations as part of The EV Project
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 15, 2010
Photovoltaics forms driving force behind electric transport

Photovoltaics forms driving force behind electric transport

Bosch Solar Energy illustrates future key role photovoltaics will play in powering electric drive units. Debut for this unique combination of Bosch solar modules and Bosch e-bike drive unit.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 14, 2010
Nissan shows new Leaf to Victoria - real world EV trials begin

Nissan shows new Leaf to Victoria - real world EV trials begin

The Nissan LEAF EV's will form part of the government's five year trial for zero emission vehicles which will explore how electric vehicle technologies will perform an evolutionary step and provide a broader product portfolio (along with advanced petrol and diesel power).
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 13, 2010
Zinc air for traction batteries and fuel cells

Zinc air for traction batteries and fuel cells

Many companies are now developing zinc air batteries and fuel cells and some actually have them in production. Most hope to make traction batteries this way sooner or later.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 12, 2010
Nissan Leaf will sell out

Nissan Leaf will sell out

IDTechEx forecasts that nearly 2.2 million electric cars will be sold globally as early as 2012 if we include golf cars and hybrids.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 27, 2010
Police and security electric vehicles

Police and security electric vehicles

Larger companies are producing a range of police, homeland security and military electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2010
Future technologies of electric buses and taxis

Future technologies of electric buses and taxis

Buses and taxis are an excellent launch pad for new technologies. In the new IDTechEx report, "Electric Buses and Taxis 2011-2021" we assess all the options and the markets resulting.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 22, 2010
SANYO & SUZUKI co-develop system for experimental electric scooters

SANYO & SUZUKI co-develop system for experimental electric scooters

SANYO has announced the co-development of the Electric Drive System with SUZUKI MOTOR CORPORATION (SUZUKI). The Electric Drive System combines a `high performance in-wheel motor*1' and a `high efficiency control circuit', basically developed by SANYO, as well as a `dedicated charger' and a `battery system for electric motors' which uses proven SANYO lithium-ion batteries for consumer equipment. SANYO has supplied the system to the experimental electric scooters previously announced by SUZUKI.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 21, 2010
Electric tuk tuks introduced to Europe

Electric tuk tuks introduced to Europe

Dutch company presents first fully electric version of the Asian Tuk Tuk to the European market
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 19, 2010
Boeing's solar powered unmanned aircraft

Boeing's solar powered unmanned aircraft

A large unmanned aircraft using solar energy may soon be stationed on the edge of space, said Boeing in a recent statement. The aircraft which has a 400-foot wing to increase solar power will have highly efficient electric motors and propellers.
External Company Press Release
Honda ranked greenest among automakers

Honda ranked greenest among automakers

Honda has been named America's "Greenest Automaker" for the fifth consecutive time by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). The award is earned by the company with the lowest combined score of its smog-forming and greenhouse gas emissions (primarily CO2) in its U.S. automobile fleet.
External Company Press Release
Mitsubishi Motors commences production of EVs for Europe

Mitsubishi Motors commences production of EVs for Europe

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) have announced the start of production of its European-spec i-MiEV new-generation electric vehicle along with production of PSA Peugeot Citroën's (PSA) Peugeot iOn and Citroën C-ZERO at its Mizushima Plant.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 13, 2010
Singapore's electric vehicle test-bed taking shape

Singapore's electric vehicle test-bed taking shape

The inter-agency Electric Vehicle (EV) Taskforce led by the Energy Market Authority (EMA) and the Land Transport Authority (LTA) has appointed Robert Bosch (SEA) Pte Ltd ("Bosch") to design, develop, deploy, operate and maintain Singapore's EV charging infrastructure as part of the EV test-bed programme.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 12, 2010
Solar power for electric vehicles

Solar power for electric vehicles

Most of the companies developing photovoltaics have been obsessed with reaching grid parity meaning competitiveness with conventional grid electricity generation which is often highly subsidised. More recently, it has been realised that the market for disposable photovoltaics on consumer goods is at least as large and even the potential on electric vehicles by land, water and air, could be an enticing billion square meters a year, comparable to that for buildings.
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