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Focus on hybrid applications and offshore

Focus on hybrid applications and offshore

Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 25, 2014
Electric car breaks 200 mph barrier to set new land speed record

Electric car breaks 200 mph barrier to set new land speed record

An electric car built by Brigham Young University engineering students has once again set a world land speed record, this time besting the previous mark by nearly 50 mph.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 24, 2014
Volvo launches the all-new electric hybrid

Volvo launches the all-new electric hybrid

The Volvo 7900 Electric Hybrid will be officially launched at the International IAA Commercial Vehicles show which opens this week. Volvo has already signed contracts with several European cities for the first deliveries.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 23, 2014
Webinar: Structural Electronics 2015-2025

Webinar: Structural Electronics 2015-2025

IDTechEx are hosting a free webinar on Tuesday 30 September.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2014
Structural electronics: a potential $60bn market by 2025

Structural electronics: a potential $60bn market by 2025

Electronics embedded within the structure of bridges, walkways, EVs, aircraft and more, have the potential to be a $60 billion market by 2025.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2014
Tesla CEO Musk sees fully autonomous car ready in five or six years

Tesla CEO Musk sees fully autonomous car ready in five or six years

Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said the technology to make a fully autonomous car will be ready in five or six years, and the result will be a vehicle far less likely to harm occupants and others on the road.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Vehicle News from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich Day One 17 Sept.

Electric Vehicle News from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich Day One 17 Sept.

The event Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Forum consisted a conference with about 70 delegates and a small display area for a few organisations. It was very pan European with delegates from the UK to the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Russia and Romania but also further afield such as Japan, South Korea and the USA - professors, industrialists and developers. Here we give some details of the presentations that particularly caught our attention.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Highlights from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich 2014

Highlights from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich 2014

The event Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Forum consisted a conference with about 70 delegates and a small display area for a few organisations. Here we give some details of the presentations that particularly caught our attention.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 17, 2014
Electric vehicle news from Battery Osaka, PV Expo, Smart Grid Expo

Electric vehicle news from Battery Osaka, PV Expo, Smart Grid Expo

The Reed Exhibitions event last week consisting of PV Expo, Battery Osaka and Smart Grid Expo successfully extended an event that started with photovoltaics last year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 16, 2014
Renault-Nissan Alliance and Orange expand electric vehicle partnership

Renault-Nissan Alliance and Orange expand electric vehicle partnership

The Renault-Nissan Alliance has signed an agreement with telecommunications operator Orange, to supply it with a fleet of 200 electric vehicles for its needs in France.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 15, 2014
Nevada State policies needed to promote electric vehicles

Nevada State policies needed to promote electric vehicles

Several proposed new state policies would open up the Nevada market for electric vehicles, according to a new report issued by the Southwest Energy Efficiency Project.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 12, 2014
Cutting electric vehicle energy use 51 percent

Cutting electric vehicle energy use 51 percent

Researchers have shown that a vehicle navigation tool they created can cut electric vehicle energy use up to 51 percent.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 10, 2014
Renault and Bollore form electric vehicle partnership

Renault and Bollore form electric vehicle partnership

Renault and Bolloré are joining forces to promote electric vehicles (EVs) as part of three agreements relating to industrial cooperation, the founding of a joint-venture to sell EV car sharing solutions and a feasibility study on the development of a specific new Renault vehicle for car-sharing plans.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 9, 2014
Linkker starts EV bus production based on VISEDO drive train

Linkker starts EV bus production based on VISEDO drive train

Linkker Oy has announced that the manufacturing on their VISEDO electric drive train based bus will begin.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 8, 2014
Research on use of fuel cells for commercial airliners

Research on use of fuel cells for commercial airliners

Airbus and South Africa's National Aerospace Centre are to jointly fund research by Hydrogen South Africa (HySA) into the application of fuel cells on airliners.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 5, 2014
Dr Peter Harrop to speak alongside Baroness Kramer at EV Summit

Dr Peter Harrop to speak alongside Baroness Kramer at EV Summit

Dr Peter Harrop, Chairman of IDTechEx, will be speaking at the inaugural EV Summit at the University of Surrey, Guildford, on the 16th September; alongside the Baroness Kramer, Minister of State for Transport.
External Company Press Release
What's in store? The future of batteries to be revealed

What's in store? The future of batteries to be revealed

A current major topic of conversation within the advanced battery and electric vehicle industry is the future of battery technology and chemistries in the context of energy density, safety and cost.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 3, 2014
Production of electric, hybrid vehicles surged by 280 percent in China

Production of electric, hybrid vehicles surged by 280 percent in China

The latest news from China is that production of electric and hybrid vehicles surged by 280 percent year on year in the first seven months, mainly due to Chinese government incentives.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 2, 2014
Robotics answer to bugs

Robotics answer to bugs

A small band of NASA engineers and interns is about to begin testing a group of robots and related software that will show whether it's possible for autonomous machines to scurry about an alien world such as the moon searching for and gathering resources just as an ant colony does.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 1, 2014
AVTA'S electric bus goes the distance

AVTA'S electric bus goes the distance

The Antelope Valley Transit Authority's new electric BYD bus is performing better than advertised.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 25, 2014
Electric car breaks 200 mph barrier to set new land speed record

Electric car breaks 200 mph barrier to set new land speed record

An electric car built by Brigham Young University engineering students has once again set a world land speed record, this time besting the previous mark by nearly 50 mph.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 23, 2014
Webinar: Structural Electronics 2015-2025

Webinar: Structural Electronics 2015-2025

IDTechEx are hosting a free webinar on Tuesday 30 September.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2014
Tesla CEO Musk sees fully autonomous car ready in five or six years

Tesla CEO Musk sees fully autonomous car ready in five or six years

Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said the technology to make a fully autonomous car will be ready in five or six years, and the result will be a vehicle far less likely to harm occupants and others on the road.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Highlights from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich 2014

Highlights from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich 2014

The event Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Forum consisted a conference with about 70 delegates and a small display area for a few organisations. Here we give some details of the presentations that particularly caught our attention.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 16, 2014
Renault-Nissan Alliance and Orange expand electric vehicle partnership

Renault-Nissan Alliance and Orange expand electric vehicle partnership

The Renault-Nissan Alliance has signed an agreement with telecommunications operator Orange, to supply it with a fleet of 200 electric vehicles for its needs in France.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 12, 2014
Cutting electric vehicle energy use 51 percent

Cutting electric vehicle energy use 51 percent

Researchers have shown that a vehicle navigation tool they created can cut electric vehicle energy use up to 51 percent.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 9, 2014
Linkker starts EV bus production based on VISEDO drive train

Linkker starts EV bus production based on VISEDO drive train

Linkker Oy has announced that the manufacturing on their VISEDO electric drive train based bus will begin.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 5, 2014
Dr Peter Harrop to speak alongside Baroness Kramer at EV Summit

Dr Peter Harrop to speak alongside Baroness Kramer at EV Summit

Dr Peter Harrop, Chairman of IDTechEx, will be speaking at the inaugural EV Summit at the University of Surrey, Guildford, on the 16th September; alongside the Baroness Kramer, Minister of State for Transport.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 3, 2014
Production of electric, hybrid vehicles surged by 280 percent in China

Production of electric, hybrid vehicles surged by 280 percent in China

The latest news from China is that production of electric and hybrid vehicles surged by 280 percent year on year in the first seven months, mainly due to Chinese government incentives.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 1, 2014
AVTA'S electric bus goes the distance

AVTA'S electric bus goes the distance

The Antelope Valley Transit Authority's new electric BYD bus is performing better than advertised.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 24, 2014
Volvo launches the all-new electric hybrid

Volvo launches the all-new electric hybrid

The Volvo 7900 Electric Hybrid will be officially launched at the International IAA Commercial Vehicles show which opens this week. Volvo has already signed contracts with several European cities for the first deliveries.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 19, 2014
Structural electronics: a potential $60bn market by 2025

Structural electronics: a potential $60bn market by 2025

Electronics embedded within the structure of bridges, walkways, EVs, aircraft and more, have the potential to be a $60 billion market by 2025.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Vehicle News from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich Day One 17 Sept.

Electric Vehicle News from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich Day One 17 Sept.

The event Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Forum consisted a conference with about 70 delegates and a small display area for a few organisations. It was very pan European with delegates from the UK to the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Russia and Romania but also further afield such as Japan, South Korea and the USA - professors, industrialists and developers. Here we give some details of the presentations that particularly caught our attention.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 17, 2014
Electric vehicle news from Battery Osaka, PV Expo, Smart Grid Expo

Electric vehicle news from Battery Osaka, PV Expo, Smart Grid Expo

The Reed Exhibitions event last week consisting of PV Expo, Battery Osaka and Smart Grid Expo successfully extended an event that started with photovoltaics last year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 15, 2014
Nevada State policies needed to promote electric vehicles

Nevada State policies needed to promote electric vehicles

Several proposed new state policies would open up the Nevada market for electric vehicles, according to a new report issued by the Southwest Energy Efficiency Project.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 10, 2014
Renault and Bollore form electric vehicle partnership

Renault and Bollore form electric vehicle partnership

Renault and Bolloré are joining forces to promote electric vehicles (EVs) as part of three agreements relating to industrial cooperation, the founding of a joint-venture to sell EV car sharing solutions and a feasibility study on the development of a specific new Renault vehicle for car-sharing plans.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 8, 2014
Research on use of fuel cells for commercial airliners

Research on use of fuel cells for commercial airliners

Airbus and South Africa's National Aerospace Centre are to jointly fund research by Hydrogen South Africa (HySA) into the application of fuel cells on airliners.
External Company Press Release
What's in store? The future of batteries to be revealed

What's in store? The future of batteries to be revealed

A current major topic of conversation within the advanced battery and electric vehicle industry is the future of battery technology and chemistries in the context of energy density, safety and cost.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 2, 2014
Robotics answer to bugs

Robotics answer to bugs

A small band of NASA engineers and interns is about to begin testing a group of robots and related software that will show whether it's possible for autonomous machines to scurry about an alien world such as the moon searching for and gathering resources just as an ant colony does.
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