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Learnings from Future Powertrain Conference Solihull UK 25-26 Feb

Learnings from Future Powertrain Conference Solihull UK 25-26 Feb

Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 26, 2015
Energy harvesting proliferates in land vehicles

Energy harvesting proliferates in land vehicles

It started with the bicycle dynamo and now no self-respecting vehicle designer ignores the possibility of many forms of energy harvesting in his design of a land vehicle.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 25, 2015
Electric buses: huge opportunities for electric motors

Electric buses: huge opportunities for electric motors

From Hamburg to Paris, city authorities are forcing bus operators to go pollution-free at point of use by a set date and that will almost always mean pure-electric battery buses.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 25, 2015
Diamond transistor expected to reduce energy consumption in cars

Diamond transistor expected to reduce energy consumption in cars

A research group has developed a highly efficient transistor used to reduce energy consumption in electric automobiles and trains.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 24, 2015
Researchers develop a cost-effective and efficient rival for platinum

Researchers develop a cost-effective and efficient rival for platinum

A challenge that comes with the increased use of renewable energy is how to store electric energy.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 24, 2015
CPT sees rapidly growing interest in 48V mild hybrid technology

CPT sees rapidly growing interest in 48V mild hybrid technology

Environmental award winner Controlled Power Technologies witnessed more interest in 48V mild hybrid vehicles when it recently showcased its switched-reluctance (SR) motor-generator technology in Los Angeles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 20, 2015
Fuel cell cars: caution needed say IDTechEx analysts

Fuel cell cars: caution needed say IDTechEx analysts

Launches of fuel cell cars are reportedly planned by up to six carmakers from 2015 including Tata Motors of India, owners of Jaguar Land Rover.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2015
IDTechEx forecast rapidly changing $7.5 billion market for drones

IDTechEx forecast rapidly changing $7.5 billion market for drones

The most popular word for them is now drones, giving a military connotation to Unmanned Aerial Vehicles UAVs.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2015
Supercacitor trends, interview with IDTechEx

Supercacitor trends, interview with IDTechEx

IDTechEx analyst Franco Gonzalez discusses some of the industry dynamics and latest trends of supercapacitors.
External Company Press Release
Terra Motors establishes joint venture with Runner Group

Terra Motors establishes joint venture with Runner Group

Terra Motors Corporation is establishing a joint venture to deal with the manufacturing and sales of electric vehicles in Dhaka with the Runner group of companies, the most famous motorbike manufactures in Bangladesh. The name of the joint venture is "Runner Terra EV Ltd."
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 18, 2015
Study on use of autonomous cars for Dubai

Study on use of autonomous cars for Dubai

The Roads and Transport Authority of Dubai has announced the start of a study of using Autonomous cars in Dubai.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 17, 2015
FAA proposes new drone rules

FAA proposes new drone rules

New drone safety rules are being considered to allow businesses to use small unmanned aerial vehicles in the USA.
External Company Press Release
The Proving Factory - open for business

The Proving Factory - open for business

The Proving Factory is now officially open for business.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 16, 2015
Multi-million pound driverless car challenge

Multi-million pound driverless car challenge

UK Business Secretary Vince Cable and Transport Minister Claire Perry officially launched a regulatory review of driverless cars and the Government's 'Introducing Driverless Cars' competition.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 12, 2015
Improving electric vehicle sales

Improving electric vehicle sales

In 2011, an important national priority was declared: Put 1 million electric vehicles on the road by 2015.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
IDTechEx report from the first major supercapacitor event of 2015

IDTechEx report from the first major supercapacitor event of 2015

This article focuses on the highlights of the second day of the AABC Conference 2015 in Mainz Germany, specifically in the Electrochemical Capacitor Symposium.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 10, 2015
Collaboration on major research into solar vehicle construction

Collaboration on major research into solar vehicle construction

Bochum University of Applied Sciences and ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe are collaborating on a major research project into solar vehicle construction.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 9, 2015
Zap and Jonway Auto sign contract for 5000 EV minivans

Zap and Jonway Auto sign contract for 5000 EV minivans

Electric Vehicle company Zap and Jonway Auto signed an OEM contract for 5000 units of ZAP Jonway's EV Minivans that will be sold under the brand of Dong Feng Motor Corporation.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 5, 2015
Very large pure electric vehicles succeed

Very large pure electric vehicles succeed

Pure electric vehicles are inevitably small and feeble or premium-priced, niche products like the Teslas? Not true.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 4, 2015
Singapore's first 3D-printed concept car

Singapore's first 3D-printed concept car

Students have built Singapore's first urban solar electric car with an innovative 3D-printed body shell that has 150 parts
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 26, 2015
Energy harvesting proliferates in land vehicles

Energy harvesting proliferates in land vehicles

It started with the bicycle dynamo and now no self-respecting vehicle designer ignores the possibility of many forms of energy harvesting in his design of a land vehicle.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 25, 2015
Diamond transistor expected to reduce energy consumption in cars

Diamond transistor expected to reduce energy consumption in cars

A research group has developed a highly efficient transistor used to reduce energy consumption in electric automobiles and trains.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 24, 2015
CPT sees rapidly growing interest in 48V mild hybrid technology

CPT sees rapidly growing interest in 48V mild hybrid technology

Environmental award winner Controlled Power Technologies witnessed more interest in 48V mild hybrid vehicles when it recently showcased its switched-reluctance (SR) motor-generator technology in Los Angeles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2015
IDTechEx forecast rapidly changing $7.5 billion market for drones

IDTechEx forecast rapidly changing $7.5 billion market for drones

The most popular word for them is now drones, giving a military connotation to Unmanned Aerial Vehicles UAVs.
External Company Press Release
Terra Motors establishes joint venture with Runner Group

Terra Motors establishes joint venture with Runner Group

Terra Motors Corporation is establishing a joint venture to deal with the manufacturing and sales of electric vehicles in Dhaka with the Runner group of companies, the most famous motorbike manufactures in Bangladesh. The name of the joint venture is "Runner Terra EV Ltd."
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 17, 2015
FAA proposes new drone rules

FAA proposes new drone rules

New drone safety rules are being considered to allow businesses to use small unmanned aerial vehicles in the USA.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 16, 2015
Multi-million pound driverless car challenge

Multi-million pound driverless car challenge

UK Business Secretary Vince Cable and Transport Minister Claire Perry officially launched a regulatory review of driverless cars and the Government's 'Introducing Driverless Cars' competition.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
IDTechEx report from the first major supercapacitor event of 2015

IDTechEx report from the first major supercapacitor event of 2015

This article focuses on the highlights of the second day of the AABC Conference 2015 in Mainz Germany, specifically in the Electrochemical Capacitor Symposium.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 9, 2015
Zap and Jonway Auto sign contract for 5000 EV minivans

Zap and Jonway Auto sign contract for 5000 EV minivans

Electric Vehicle company Zap and Jonway Auto signed an OEM contract for 5000 units of ZAP Jonway's EV Minivans that will be sold under the brand of Dong Feng Motor Corporation.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 4, 2015
Singapore's first 3D-printed concept car

Singapore's first 3D-printed concept car

Students have built Singapore's first urban solar electric car with an innovative 3D-printed body shell that has 150 parts
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 25, 2015
Electric buses: huge opportunities for electric motors

Electric buses: huge opportunities for electric motors

From Hamburg to Paris, city authorities are forcing bus operators to go pollution-free at point of use by a set date and that will almost always mean pure-electric battery buses.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 24, 2015
Researchers develop a cost-effective and efficient rival for platinum

Researchers develop a cost-effective and efficient rival for platinum

A challenge that comes with the increased use of renewable energy is how to store electric energy.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 20, 2015
Fuel cell cars: caution needed say IDTechEx analysts

Fuel cell cars: caution needed say IDTechEx analysts

Launches of fuel cell cars are reportedly planned by up to six carmakers from 2015 including Tata Motors of India, owners of Jaguar Land Rover.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 19, 2015
Supercacitor trends, interview with IDTechEx

Supercacitor trends, interview with IDTechEx

IDTechEx analyst Franco Gonzalez discusses some of the industry dynamics and latest trends of supercapacitors.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 18, 2015
Study on use of autonomous cars for Dubai

Study on use of autonomous cars for Dubai

The Roads and Transport Authority of Dubai has announced the start of a study of using Autonomous cars in Dubai.
External Company Press Release
The Proving Factory - open for business

The Proving Factory - open for business

The Proving Factory is now officially open for business.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 12, 2015
Improving electric vehicle sales

Improving electric vehicle sales

In 2011, an important national priority was declared: Put 1 million electric vehicles on the road by 2015.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 10, 2015
Collaboration on major research into solar vehicle construction

Collaboration on major research into solar vehicle construction

Bochum University of Applied Sciences and ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe are collaborating on a major research project into solar vehicle construction.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 5, 2015
Very large pure electric vehicles succeed

Very large pure electric vehicles succeed

Pure electric vehicles are inevitably small and feeble or premium-priced, niche products like the Teslas? Not true.
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