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New partnership to develop electric motor for second season Formula E

New partnership to develop electric motor for second season Formula E

Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 30, 2015
Qualcomm: wireless charging success

Qualcomm: wireless charging success

IDTechEx was guest of Qualcomm at the Hilton Hotel Park Lane London 26 June and at the Formula E pure electric car racing in Battersea Park London the day after.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 29, 2015
Formula E promotes EVs

Formula E promotes EVs

The UK Formula E races took place 28-29 June.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 25, 2015
Energy harvesting at Electric & Hybrid Marine Amsterdam

Energy harvesting at Electric & Hybrid Marine Amsterdam

One focus of the second day of this event has been energy harvesting.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 25, 2015
Advanced Electric Drive - the ultimate propulsion for quiet ships

Advanced Electric Drive - the ultimate propulsion for quiet ships

Propulsion systems of tomorrow must provide optimum performance over the whole mission range, concerning efficiency, reliability, redundancy and low noise.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 24, 2015
Report on Electric and Hybrid Marine Amsterdam

Report on Electric and Hybrid Marine Amsterdam

Here is our report on the first day of the Electric and Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam 23 June.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 23, 2015
Innovative hybrid-electric powertrain for road sweepers

Innovative hybrid-electric powertrain for road sweepers

Empa, ETH Zürich and the road sweeper manufacturer Bucher Municipal have jointly developed a pioneering hybrid-electric powertrain for road sweepers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 22, 2015
Jet engine range extenders for electric vehicles

Jet engine range extenders for electric vehicles

In May 2015, Californian Company, Wrightspeed announced the Fulcrum, a gas turbine on-board range extender for charging the batteries of electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 19, 2015
First electrical car ferry in the world in operation in Norway now

First electrical car ferry in the world in operation in Norway now

The world's first electrical car and passenger ferry powered by batteries has entered service in Norway.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 18, 2015
Electric vehicle power electronics: divergent approaches

Electric vehicle power electronics: divergent approaches

The power electronics business as applied to electric vehicles is becoming so huge that very divergent approaches become viable.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 16, 2015
Ford opens portfolio of patented technologies to competitors

Ford opens portfolio of patented technologies to competitors

Ford Motor Company is offering competitors access to its electrified vehicle technology patents - a move to help accelerate industry-wide research and development of electrified vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 15, 2015
Siemens builds first eHighway in Sweden

Siemens builds first eHighway in Sweden

Siemens will install a catenary system for hybrid trucks in Sweden.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 12, 2015
Power electronics for electric vehicles: $45 billion market

Power electronics for electric vehicles: $45 billion market

Power electronics is at the heart of the disruptive change of all electric vehicle parts.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 12, 2015
Nanoparticles that could offer alternative to rare earth magnets

Nanoparticles that could offer alternative to rare earth magnets

A team of scientists has synthesized a powerful new magnetic material that could reduce the dependence of the United States and other nations on rare earth elements produced by China.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 11, 2015
Supercapacitors with batteries or fuel cells: result happiness

Supercapacitors with batteries or fuel cells: result happiness

IDTechEx interviews in Japan have established that supercapacitors across lithium-ion batteries in cars can increase range by 10% by permitting deep discharge, provided suitable batteries are used that can tolerate such a regime.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 10, 2015
Green lights for self-driving vehicle prototypes

Green lights for self-driving vehicle prototypes

When Google started designing the world's first fully self-driving vehicle, their goal was a vehicle that could shoulder the entire burden of driving.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 8, 2015
Swelling magnets to energise the world

Swelling magnets to energise the world

A new class of magnets that expand their volume when placed in a magnetic field and generate negligible amounts of wasteful heat during energy harvesting, has been discovered by researchers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 5, 2015
Fuel cell electric vehicles 2015-2030: surprises continue

Fuel cell electric vehicles 2015-2030: surprises continue

This article shares some of the findings of the new IDTechEx Research report, Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles 2015-2030: Land, Water, Air and some of what will be discussed in the forthcoming IDTechEx webinar on 9th June.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 4, 2015
Making the cleanest cars affordable

Making the cleanest cars affordable

The California Air Resource Board is initiating a pilot project in the Greater Los Angeles area and San Joaquin Valley to help low-income individuals and families get rid of old polluting vehicles and purchase much cleaner and more fuel-efficient cars.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
The direction of development in autonomous vehicle research

The direction of development in autonomous vehicle research

Autonomous vehicles uses a portfolio of sensors that is highly dependent on Lidar technology, given the high price of these sensors, researchers are looking how to reduce the reliance on this technology through enhancing the capabilities of cheaper sensor technologies.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 30, 2015
Qualcomm: wireless charging success

Qualcomm: wireless charging success

IDTechEx was guest of Qualcomm at the Hilton Hotel Park Lane London 26 June and at the Formula E pure electric car racing in Battersea Park London the day after.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 25, 2015
Energy harvesting at Electric & Hybrid Marine Amsterdam

Energy harvesting at Electric & Hybrid Marine Amsterdam

One focus of the second day of this event has been energy harvesting.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 24, 2015
Report on Electric and Hybrid Marine Amsterdam

Report on Electric and Hybrid Marine Amsterdam

Here is our report on the first day of the Electric and Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam 23 June.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 22, 2015
Jet engine range extenders for electric vehicles

Jet engine range extenders for electric vehicles

In May 2015, Californian Company, Wrightspeed announced the Fulcrum, a gas turbine on-board range extender for charging the batteries of electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 18, 2015
Electric vehicle power electronics: divergent approaches

Electric vehicle power electronics: divergent approaches

The power electronics business as applied to electric vehicles is becoming so huge that very divergent approaches become viable.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 15, 2015
Siemens builds first eHighway in Sweden

Siemens builds first eHighway in Sweden

Siemens will install a catenary system for hybrid trucks in Sweden.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 12, 2015
Nanoparticles that could offer alternative to rare earth magnets

Nanoparticles that could offer alternative to rare earth magnets

A team of scientists has synthesized a powerful new magnetic material that could reduce the dependence of the United States and other nations on rare earth elements produced by China.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 10, 2015
Green lights for self-driving vehicle prototypes

Green lights for self-driving vehicle prototypes

When Google started designing the world's first fully self-driving vehicle, their goal was a vehicle that could shoulder the entire burden of driving.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 5, 2015
Fuel cell electric vehicles 2015-2030: surprises continue

Fuel cell electric vehicles 2015-2030: surprises continue

This article shares some of the findings of the new IDTechEx Research report, Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles 2015-2030: Land, Water, Air and some of what will be discussed in the forthcoming IDTechEx webinar on 9th June.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
The direction of development in autonomous vehicle research

The direction of development in autonomous vehicle research

Autonomous vehicles uses a portfolio of sensors that is highly dependent on Lidar technology, given the high price of these sensors, researchers are looking how to reduce the reliance on this technology through enhancing the capabilities of cheaper sensor technologies.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 29, 2015
Formula E promotes EVs

Formula E promotes EVs

The UK Formula E races took place 28-29 June.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 25, 2015
Advanced Electric Drive - the ultimate propulsion for quiet ships

Advanced Electric Drive - the ultimate propulsion for quiet ships

Propulsion systems of tomorrow must provide optimum performance over the whole mission range, concerning efficiency, reliability, redundancy and low noise.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 23, 2015
Innovative hybrid-electric powertrain for road sweepers

Innovative hybrid-electric powertrain for road sweepers

Empa, ETH Zürich and the road sweeper manufacturer Bucher Municipal have jointly developed a pioneering hybrid-electric powertrain for road sweepers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 19, 2015
First electrical car ferry in the world in operation in Norway now

First electrical car ferry in the world in operation in Norway now

The world's first electrical car and passenger ferry powered by batteries has entered service in Norway.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 16, 2015
Ford opens portfolio of patented technologies to competitors

Ford opens portfolio of patented technologies to competitors

Ford Motor Company is offering competitors access to its electrified vehicle technology patents - a move to help accelerate industry-wide research and development of electrified vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 12, 2015
Power electronics for electric vehicles: $45 billion market

Power electronics for electric vehicles: $45 billion market

Power electronics is at the heart of the disruptive change of all electric vehicle parts.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 11, 2015
Supercapacitors with batteries or fuel cells: result happiness

Supercapacitors with batteries or fuel cells: result happiness

IDTechEx interviews in Japan have established that supercapacitors across lithium-ion batteries in cars can increase range by 10% by permitting deep discharge, provided suitable batteries are used that can tolerate such a regime.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 8, 2015
Swelling magnets to energise the world

Swelling magnets to energise the world

A new class of magnets that expand their volume when placed in a magnetic field and generate negligible amounts of wasteful heat during energy harvesting, has been discovered by researchers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 4, 2015
Making the cleanest cars affordable

Making the cleanest cars affordable

The California Air Resource Board is initiating a pilot project in the Greater Los Angeles area and San Joaquin Valley to help low-income individuals and families get rid of old polluting vehicles and purchase much cleaner and more fuel-efficient cars.
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