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Construction, agriculture and mining EVs a $30bn market by 2025

Construction, agriculture and mining EVs a $30bn market by 2025

Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 29, 2014
Detroit Electric reveals striking fastback design

Detroit Electric reveals striking fastback design

The final exterior design of Detroit Electric's all-new, pure electric two-seater sport scar, the SP:01, has been revealed as the company gears up for production.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 28, 2014
Robots to ResQu rainforests from purple plague

Robots to ResQu rainforests from purple plague

Two Project ResQu helicopters developed by CSIRO completed trial flights near Cairns, locating weeds like the dreaded 'purple plague', or Miconia calvescens, faster and more reliably than ever.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Visit to ITRI Taiwan 15 October 2014

Visit to ITRI Taiwan 15 October 2014

Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) is a nonprofit R&D organization engaging in applied research and technical services. Founded in 1973, ITRI has played a vital role in transforming Taiwan's economy from a labor-intensive industry to a high-tech industry. Numerous well-known, high-tech companies in Taiwan, such as leaders in the semiconductor industry TSMC and UMC, can trace their origins to ITRI. IDTechEx visited ITRI and this is our report.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 27, 2014
Structural electronics forecast expanded to $97bn by 2025

Structural electronics forecast expanded to $97bn by 2025

Structural electronics (SE) is one of the most important emerging technologies this century.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 24, 2014
World's largest battery electric vehicle

World's largest battery electric vehicle

BYD Motors has unveiled The Lancaster eBus, a break-through, 60-foot, articulated battery-electric bus that can drive 170+ miles with a passenger load of up to 120 passengers, and was in development for almost two years.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 23, 2014
Big-data approach to estimate range of electric vehicles

Big-data approach to estimate range of electric vehicles

Researchers have developed new software that estimates how much farther electric vehicles can drive before needing to recharge.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 21, 2014
All taxi journeys from Schiphol in electric cars

All taxi journeys from Schiphol in electric cars

Taxi organisations BIOS-groep and BBF SchipholTaxi will take charge of all taxi services departing from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This means the introduction of 168 fully electric taxis.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 20, 2014
IDTechEx Expands Presence in Asia

IDTechEx Expands Presence in Asia

Adds Experienced Manager to its Rapidly Growing Japan Team. Tokyo, Japan and Cambridge, UK - Oct. 20, 2014 - IDTechEx the leader in market research on emerging technologies today announced the expansion of its Japan office with the hiring of Mr. Yasuo Yamamoto as its head of business development in Japan.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 17, 2014
Perfect torque distribution for safe driving

Perfect torque distribution for safe driving

Researchers have developed a torque vectoring transmission with characteristics that are optimally adapted to electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 16, 2014
IDTechEx: the surreal world of $500 billion electric motors for EVs

IDTechEx: the surreal world of $500 billion electric motors for EVs

Analysts IDTechEx finds over $500 billion will be spent on electric traction motors for electric vehicles between 2014 and 2025.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 15, 2014
Latest update on Taiwan Automotive International Forum and Exhibition

Latest update on Taiwan Automotive International Forum and Exhibition

The Taiwan Automotive International Forum and Exhibition is proving to be a lively affair with about 300 present and a high standard of excellence in presentations and participation - an apt celebration of ten years of industry partnership in Taiwan. Here are some themes, including information from many valuable personal conversations at the event - so rich with detail, any report can only give a few aspects.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 14, 2014
Engineering new vehicle powertrains

Engineering new vehicle powertrains

Car engines - whether driven by gasoline, diesel, or electricity - waste an abundance of energy. Researchers are working on ways to stem this wastefulness.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 13, 2014
SMMT welcomes first step in hydrogen infrastructure

SMMT welcomes first step in hydrogen infrastructure

In a major step to diversify the range of low emission vehicles available, an £11 million investment has been announced by the Office for Low Emission Vehicles towards the development of a hydrogen fuel infrastructure in the UK.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 10, 2014
IDTechEx: Electric Vehicles - A $533 billion credible prospect

IDTechEx: Electric Vehicles - A $533 billion credible prospect

Electric Vehicles on a roll, with the global market forecast for all hybrid and pure electric vehicles expected to exceed $533 billion in 2025.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 9, 2014
Robot fleet observes marine life in the open ocean

Robot fleet observes marine life in the open ocean

A fleet of seven robotic vehicles were launched into the ocean off southwest England this week, in the most ambitious project of its kind in Europe. The vehicles are aiming to travel up to 300 miles over the next 20 days, and will be collecting scientific data about ocean processes and marine life.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 8, 2014
Award winning 2-in-1 motor for electric cars

Award winning 2-in-1 motor for electric cars

cientists from Nanyang Technological University and German Aerospace Centre have invented a 2-in-1 electric motor which increases the range of electric vehicles.
External Company Press Release
Zero Motorcycles delivers 2015 model line

Zero Motorcycles delivers 2015 model line

Zero Motorcycles has announced its 2015 model line with premium new standard equipment including Showa suspension, Bosch anti-lock brake systems and Pirelli tires.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 7, 2014
New nanomaterial introduced into electrical machines

New nanomaterial introduced into electrical machines

Engineers have constructed the world's first electrical motor applying a textile material; carbon nanotube yarn.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 6, 2014
Underwater robot for port security

Underwater robot for port security

Researchers have unveiled an oval-shaped submersible robot, a little smaller than a football, with a flattened panel on one side that it can slide along an underwater surface to perform ultrasound scans.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 29, 2014
Detroit Electric reveals striking fastback design

Detroit Electric reveals striking fastback design

The final exterior design of Detroit Electric's all-new, pure electric two-seater sport scar, the SP:01, has been revealed as the company gears up for production.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Visit to ITRI Taiwan 15 October 2014

Visit to ITRI Taiwan 15 October 2014

Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) is a nonprofit R&D organization engaging in applied research and technical services. Founded in 1973, ITRI has played a vital role in transforming Taiwan's economy from a labor-intensive industry to a high-tech industry. Numerous well-known, high-tech companies in Taiwan, such as leaders in the semiconductor industry TSMC and UMC, can trace their origins to ITRI. IDTechEx visited ITRI and this is our report.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 24, 2014
World's largest battery electric vehicle

World's largest battery electric vehicle

BYD Motors has unveiled The Lancaster eBus, a break-through, 60-foot, articulated battery-electric bus that can drive 170+ miles with a passenger load of up to 120 passengers, and was in development for almost two years.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 21, 2014
All taxi journeys from Schiphol in electric cars

All taxi journeys from Schiphol in electric cars

Taxi organisations BIOS-groep and BBF SchipholTaxi will take charge of all taxi services departing from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This means the introduction of 168 fully electric taxis.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 17, 2014
Perfect torque distribution for safe driving

Perfect torque distribution for safe driving

Researchers have developed a torque vectoring transmission with characteristics that are optimally adapted to electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 15, 2014
Latest update on Taiwan Automotive International Forum and Exhibition

Latest update on Taiwan Automotive International Forum and Exhibition

The Taiwan Automotive International Forum and Exhibition is proving to be a lively affair with about 300 present and a high standard of excellence in presentations and participation - an apt celebration of ten years of industry partnership in Taiwan. Here are some themes, including information from many valuable personal conversations at the event - so rich with detail, any report can only give a few aspects.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 13, 2014
SMMT welcomes first step in hydrogen infrastructure

SMMT welcomes first step in hydrogen infrastructure

In a major step to diversify the range of low emission vehicles available, an £11 million investment has been announced by the Office for Low Emission Vehicles towards the development of a hydrogen fuel infrastructure in the UK.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 9, 2014
Robot fleet observes marine life in the open ocean

Robot fleet observes marine life in the open ocean

A fleet of seven robotic vehicles were launched into the ocean off southwest England this week, in the most ambitious project of its kind in Europe. The vehicles are aiming to travel up to 300 miles over the next 20 days, and will be collecting scientific data about ocean processes and marine life.
External Company Press Release
Zero Motorcycles delivers 2015 model line

Zero Motorcycles delivers 2015 model line

Zero Motorcycles has announced its 2015 model line with premium new standard equipment including Showa suspension, Bosch anti-lock brake systems and Pirelli tires.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 6, 2014
Underwater robot for port security

Underwater robot for port security

Researchers have unveiled an oval-shaped submersible robot, a little smaller than a football, with a flattened panel on one side that it can slide along an underwater surface to perform ultrasound scans.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 28, 2014
Robots to ResQu rainforests from purple plague

Robots to ResQu rainforests from purple plague

Two Project ResQu helicopters developed by CSIRO completed trial flights near Cairns, locating weeds like the dreaded 'purple plague', or Miconia calvescens, faster and more reliably than ever.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 27, 2014
Structural electronics forecast expanded to $97bn by 2025

Structural electronics forecast expanded to $97bn by 2025

Structural electronics (SE) is one of the most important emerging technologies this century.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 23, 2014
Big-data approach to estimate range of electric vehicles

Big-data approach to estimate range of electric vehicles

Researchers have developed new software that estimates how much farther electric vehicles can drive before needing to recharge.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 20, 2014
IDTechEx Expands Presence in Asia

IDTechEx Expands Presence in Asia

Adds Experienced Manager to its Rapidly Growing Japan Team. Tokyo, Japan and Cambridge, UK - Oct. 20, 2014 - IDTechEx the leader in market research on emerging technologies today announced the expansion of its Japan office with the hiring of Mr. Yasuo Yamamoto as its head of business development in Japan.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 16, 2014
IDTechEx: the surreal world of $500 billion electric motors for EVs

IDTechEx: the surreal world of $500 billion electric motors for EVs

Analysts IDTechEx finds over $500 billion will be spent on electric traction motors for electric vehicles between 2014 and 2025.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 14, 2014
Engineering new vehicle powertrains

Engineering new vehicle powertrains

Car engines - whether driven by gasoline, diesel, or electricity - waste an abundance of energy. Researchers are working on ways to stem this wastefulness.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 10, 2014
IDTechEx: Electric Vehicles - A $533 billion credible prospect

IDTechEx: Electric Vehicles - A $533 billion credible prospect

Electric Vehicles on a roll, with the global market forecast for all hybrid and pure electric vehicles expected to exceed $533 billion in 2025.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 8, 2014
Award winning 2-in-1 motor for electric cars

Award winning 2-in-1 motor for electric cars

cientists from Nanyang Technological University and German Aerospace Centre have invented a 2-in-1 electric motor which increases the range of electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 7, 2014
New nanomaterial introduced into electrical machines

New nanomaterial introduced into electrical machines

Engineers have constructed the world's first electrical motor applying a textile material; carbon nanotube yarn.
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