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More from IAA Bus and Truck Show Hannover Germany

More from IAA Bus and Truck Show Hannover Germany

Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 28, 2012
Lithium and gallium compounds in the new electronics and electrics

Lithium and gallium compounds in the new electronics and electrics

Analyst IDTechEx has been taking a close look at the elements and compounds used in the new electronics and electrics - components just entering a phase of very rapid growth in sales.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 27, 2012
Lessons from IAA Bus and Truck Show Hannover Germany

Lessons from IAA Bus and Truck Show Hannover Germany

IDTechEx give their impression of the extensive IAA show, concerned with buses and trucks and their parts, in Hannover Germany and the linked Electric Mobility Congress.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 26, 2012
Panasonic to supply lithium-ion batteries for Toyota's eQ EV

Panasonic to supply lithium-ion batteries for Toyota's eQ EV

Panasonic Corporation said it will supply lithium-ion batteries for Toyota Motor Corporation's eQ electric car.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 25, 2012
Next generation EV batteries to be produced in France

Next generation EV batteries to be produced in France

The results achieved by the R&D Laboratory of Renault and the CEA in new-generation batteries for electric vehicles have made it possible to enter the preparation phase for industrial production, to begin in 2017 in France, with the contribution of the South Korean battery manufacturer, LG Chem, a world leader in the sector.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 24, 2012
Scientists research safe battery technology for electric vehicles

Scientists research safe battery technology for electric vehicles

Over the next three years, 15 partners from German science and the automotive and supply industry will research how the safety of lithium ion batteries can be further improved for electric and hybrid vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 21, 2012
Xtrac develops gearbox for affordable electric van

Xtrac develops gearbox for affordable electric van

The UK driveline technology specialist Xtrac, whose transmissions are in the forefront of many next generation electric and hybrid vehicles, has designed a new, low cost and efficient transmission for the StreetScooter GmbH electric vehicle business based in Aachen.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 20, 2012
Two partners trial Plugless Power wireless electric vehicle charging

Two partners trial Plugless Power wireless electric vehicle charging

Google and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power join Evatran's Apollo Program, the first Program to test and demonstrate wireless charging capability for passenger vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2012
Big future for titanium compounds in the new electronics and electrics

Big future for titanium compounds in the new electronics and electrics

This article shares some of the research carried out for a new IDTechEx report requested by several of the world's largest chemical companies.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2012
Yunnan and BYD launch manufacturing plans in Southwest China

Yunnan and BYD launch manufacturing plans in Southwest China

Plans for new energy vehicle manufacturing plants in Yunnan Province will expand BYD's EV and new-energy businesses into southwest China and neighboring Asian countries.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 18, 2012
Volocopter

Volocopter

Electric motors in aircraft are not readily scalable so many aircraft employ many propellers each with their own motor.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 17, 2012
Launch of CPT Cobra electric supercharger

Launch of CPT Cobra electric supercharger

Technology developer, Controlled Power Technologies (CPT) will launch what is believed to be the world's first water cooled electric supercharger developed for 'quasi continuous' boosting of commercial diesel engines including those developed for off highway applications and diesel electric hybrid vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 14, 2012
Rapid change in the vehicle battery industry

Rapid change in the vehicle battery industry

Manufacturers of vehicle batteries were in a slow moving industry based on lead-acid batteries. However, they are now in an era of very rapid change. Product re-positioning and new technology can make the difference between high sustainable profits and oblivion.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 13, 2012
The latest battery technology is featured in the Lightning

The latest battery technology is featured in the Lightning

The lightning GT is a British two seater, built on a unique chassis specifically to be a world leading 100% electric GT and platform for future models.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 12, 2012
EV battery charger that can be fitted inside the vehicle

EV battery charger that can be fitted inside the vehicle

Starting this month, BRUSA Elektronik AG will be the first company to produce a battery charger for electric vehicles that is capable of operating on a three-phase current with a power of up to 22 kW.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 11, 2012
Sustainable Moto Expo Success

Sustainable Moto Expo Success

A new event was staged in The exquisite regency town of Cheltenham on September 8-9. It pulled in a remarkable 10,000 visitors to attend debates, lectures and mainly to see the exhibition and rides of no less than 40 electric vehicles, mainly experimental, on-road and racing cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 10, 2012
ActaCell merges with Contour Energy Systems

ActaCell merges with Contour Energy Systems

Contour Energy Systems, Inc., has merged with with Austin-based ActaCell Energy Systems.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 7, 2012
Ricardo and Intelligent Energy announce partnership

Ricardo and Intelligent Energy announce partnership

Ricardo and Intelligent Energy are to work together in applying their respective expertise in advanced low carbon vehicle engineering and fuel cell power technology platforms.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 6, 2012
Indian government pushes plans to support EV market

Indian government pushes plans to support EV market

Recent announcement of National Electric Mobility Plan 2020 envisions six million to seven million EVs on the road in India over eight years
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 5, 2012
National and world Land speed records for electric motorbikes

National and world Land speed records for electric motorbikes

Riding a lightweight electric motorcycle that he designed and built in his Lake Elmo, Minnesota workshop, journalist and writer Kevin Clemens set two national and two international land speed records during the 9th Annual BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials on the legendary Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah during the last week of August.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 28, 2012
Lithium and gallium compounds in the new electronics and electrics

Lithium and gallium compounds in the new electronics and electrics

Analyst IDTechEx has been taking a close look at the elements and compounds used in the new electronics and electrics - components just entering a phase of very rapid growth in sales.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 26, 2012
Panasonic to supply lithium-ion batteries for Toyota's eQ EV

Panasonic to supply lithium-ion batteries for Toyota's eQ EV

Panasonic Corporation said it will supply lithium-ion batteries for Toyota Motor Corporation's eQ electric car.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 24, 2012
Scientists research safe battery technology for electric vehicles

Scientists research safe battery technology for electric vehicles

Over the next three years, 15 partners from German science and the automotive and supply industry will research how the safety of lithium ion batteries can be further improved for electric and hybrid vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 20, 2012
Two partners trial Plugless Power wireless electric vehicle charging

Two partners trial Plugless Power wireless electric vehicle charging

Google and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power join Evatran's Apollo Program, the first Program to test and demonstrate wireless charging capability for passenger vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2012
Yunnan and BYD launch manufacturing plans in Southwest China

Yunnan and BYD launch manufacturing plans in Southwest China

Plans for new energy vehicle manufacturing plants in Yunnan Province will expand BYD's EV and new-energy businesses into southwest China and neighboring Asian countries.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 17, 2012
Launch of CPT Cobra electric supercharger

Launch of CPT Cobra electric supercharger

Technology developer, Controlled Power Technologies (CPT) will launch what is believed to be the world's first water cooled electric supercharger developed for 'quasi continuous' boosting of commercial diesel engines including those developed for off highway applications and diesel electric hybrid vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 13, 2012
The latest battery technology is featured in the Lightning

The latest battery technology is featured in the Lightning

The lightning GT is a British two seater, built on a unique chassis specifically to be a world leading 100% electric GT and platform for future models.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 11, 2012
Sustainable Moto Expo Success

Sustainable Moto Expo Success

A new event was staged in The exquisite regency town of Cheltenham on September 8-9. It pulled in a remarkable 10,000 visitors to attend debates, lectures and mainly to see the exhibition and rides of no less than 40 electric vehicles, mainly experimental, on-road and racing cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 7, 2012
Ricardo and Intelligent Energy announce partnership

Ricardo and Intelligent Energy announce partnership

Ricardo and Intelligent Energy are to work together in applying their respective expertise in advanced low carbon vehicle engineering and fuel cell power technology platforms.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 5, 2012
National and world Land speed records for electric motorbikes

National and world Land speed records for electric motorbikes

Riding a lightweight electric motorcycle that he designed and built in his Lake Elmo, Minnesota workshop, journalist and writer Kevin Clemens set two national and two international land speed records during the 9th Annual BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials on the legendary Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah during the last week of August.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 27, 2012
Lessons from IAA Bus and Truck Show Hannover Germany

Lessons from IAA Bus and Truck Show Hannover Germany

IDTechEx give their impression of the extensive IAA show, concerned with buses and trucks and their parts, in Hannover Germany and the linked Electric Mobility Congress.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 25, 2012
Next generation EV batteries to be produced in France

Next generation EV batteries to be produced in France

The results achieved by the R&D Laboratory of Renault and the CEA in new-generation batteries for electric vehicles have made it possible to enter the preparation phase for industrial production, to begin in 2017 in France, with the contribution of the South Korean battery manufacturer, LG Chem, a world leader in the sector.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 21, 2012
Xtrac develops gearbox for affordable electric van

Xtrac develops gearbox for affordable electric van

The UK driveline technology specialist Xtrac, whose transmissions are in the forefront of many next generation electric and hybrid vehicles, has designed a new, low cost and efficient transmission for the StreetScooter GmbH electric vehicle business based in Aachen.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2012
Big future for titanium compounds in the new electronics and electrics

Big future for titanium compounds in the new electronics and electrics

This article shares some of the research carried out for a new IDTechEx report requested by several of the world's largest chemical companies.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 18, 2012
Volocopter

Volocopter

Electric motors in aircraft are not readily scalable so many aircraft employ many propellers each with their own motor.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 14, 2012
Rapid change in the vehicle battery industry

Rapid change in the vehicle battery industry

Manufacturers of vehicle batteries were in a slow moving industry based on lead-acid batteries. However, they are now in an era of very rapid change. Product re-positioning and new technology can make the difference between high sustainable profits and oblivion.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 12, 2012
EV battery charger that can be fitted inside the vehicle

EV battery charger that can be fitted inside the vehicle

Starting this month, BRUSA Elektronik AG will be the first company to produce a battery charger for electric vehicles that is capable of operating on a three-phase current with a power of up to 22 kW.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 10, 2012
ActaCell merges with Contour Energy Systems

ActaCell merges with Contour Energy Systems

Contour Energy Systems, Inc., has merged with with Austin-based ActaCell Energy Systems.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 6, 2012
Indian government pushes plans to support EV market

Indian government pushes plans to support EV market

Recent announcement of National Electric Mobility Plan 2020 envisions six million to seven million EVs on the road in India over eight years
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