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Kia Soul EV being used for wireless charging development

Kia Soul EV being used for wireless charging development

Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 31, 2015
Ultralight solar cells designed to drive drones

Ultralight solar cells designed to drive drones

An ultrathin, flexible, stretchable and lightweight 'solar foil' has been produced from perovskite solar cells by researchers in Austria, who demonstrate the material's utility using solar powered miniature aircraft and blimps.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 28, 2015
Wireless charging 2016-2026

Wireless charging 2016-2026

IDTechEx Research's brand new report analyses and forecasts the wireless charging market for electric vehicles and small electronics.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 27, 2015
Hydrogen fuel cell technology for maritime applications

Hydrogen fuel cell technology for maritime applications

The U.S. Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration has announced that it is providing $500,000 to support a feasibility study for the design, construction, and operation of a high-speed passenger ferry powered by hydrogen fuel cell technology and a hydrogen refueling station.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 26, 2015
Research sets new record for generation of fuels from sunlight

Research sets new record for generation of fuels from sunlight

Researchers have designed a solar fuel generating device that has established a new record in energy efficiency for the production of solar fuels.
External Company Press Release
Xterrain Inc launches the all terrain electric bicycle

Xterrain Inc launches the all terrain electric bicycle

Xterrain, Inc. announces the release of their new XTERRAIN500 Electric Bicycle, with its special 10-inch wide ATV front tire.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric vehicle end game: self-powered, energy autonomous

Electric vehicle end game: self-powered, energy autonomous

The end-game with electric vehicles by land, water and air is for them to be self-powered. They will create all their electricity from ambient energy such as light, wind, waves and tide where necessary storing it until needed.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 24, 2015
Global view from Ukraine

Global view from Ukraine

We have created a new form of economy called the "Digital Economy". So, what's the point?
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 21, 2015
WalkCar, the world's smallest electric vehicle

WalkCar, the world's smallest electric vehicle

WalkCar is the size of a laptop and is similar to a skateboard.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 20, 2015
Electric buses: technology winners and losers

Electric buses: technology winners and losers

A trillion dollar opportunity to 2035, electric buses are being completely reinvented because they are the electric vehicle sector already attracting billion dollar orders and they can prevent millions of deaths and injuries from air pollution.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 20, 2015
Powerful battery in Audi electric, cell modules from LG and Samsung

Powerful battery in Audi electric, cell modules from LG and Samsung

South Korean high tech companies LG Chem and Samsung SDI to invest in European battery cell production for Audi Battery electric SUV with a range of more than 500 kilometres.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 19, 2015
Nissan lends EV expertise to eVADER pedestrian alert system project

Nissan lends EV expertise to eVADER pedestrian alert system project

In an innovative move to assist pedestrian recognition of electric vehicles, Nissan has taken a leading role in the European Commission-led project, eVADER, to create a pioneering audible pedestrian alert system.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 18, 2015
High power energy harvesting takes shape

High power energy harvesting takes shape

Plenty of kilowatts from no fuel. This dream ticket is a reality today from the rapid adoption of high power energy harvesting. Energy harvesting converts ambient energy into electricity where it is needed, off-grid.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 18, 2015
Sunseeker Duo - crossing of the Alps

Sunseeker Duo - crossing of the Alps

Another major milestone for the Sunseeker Duo has been set. Eric and Irena Raymond repeated the 2009 adventure of the Sunseeker II, crossing of the Alps in both directions this time with the Sunseeker Duo.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 17, 2015
Volkswagen research on an automated quick-charging system

Volkswagen research on an automated quick-charging system

Engineers oat Vokswagen are working on an automated direct-current charging system, a so-called automated e-filling station "e-smartConnect".
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 14, 2015
Off road trials for electric highways technology

Off road trials for electric highways technology

Off road trials of the technology needed to power electric and hybrid vehicles on England's major roads are due to take place later this year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2015
Energy harvesting gets powerful

Energy harvesting gets powerful

The term 'energy harvesting' is most typically applied to powering small electronic devices using say sunshine, vibration or temperature.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2015
Agfa: Integrating Nano Silver Printed Electronics in Cars

Agfa: Integrating Nano Silver Printed Electronics in Cars

Video interview with Agfa at Printed Electronics Europe.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2015
AtlantikSolar unmanned aerial vehicle endurance record

AtlantikSolar unmanned aerial vehicle endurance record

Two weeks after having demonstrated AtlantikSolar's first 24-hour flight, the fixed-wing team of ETH Zurich's Autonomous Systems Lab reached another milestone:
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 12, 2015
48V vehicle systems becoming significant

48V vehicle systems becoming significant

Analysts IDTechEx almost completely rewrote their report Power Electronics for Electric Vehicles 2015-2025 this year and frequent updates take place, such is the pace of change.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 31, 2015
Ultralight solar cells designed to drive drones

Ultralight solar cells designed to drive drones

An ultrathin, flexible, stretchable and lightweight 'solar foil' has been produced from perovskite solar cells by researchers in Austria, who demonstrate the material's utility using solar powered miniature aircraft and blimps.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 27, 2015
Hydrogen fuel cell technology for maritime applications

Hydrogen fuel cell technology for maritime applications

The U.S. Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration has announced that it is providing $500,000 to support a feasibility study for the design, construction, and operation of a high-speed passenger ferry powered by hydrogen fuel cell technology and a hydrogen refueling station.
External Company Press Release
Xterrain Inc launches the all terrain electric bicycle

Xterrain Inc launches the all terrain electric bicycle

Xterrain, Inc. announces the release of their new XTERRAIN500 Electric Bicycle, with its special 10-inch wide ATV front tire.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 24, 2015
Global view from Ukraine

Global view from Ukraine

We have created a new form of economy called the "Digital Economy". So, what's the point?
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 20, 2015
Electric buses: technology winners and losers

Electric buses: technology winners and losers

A trillion dollar opportunity to 2035, electric buses are being completely reinvented because they are the electric vehicle sector already attracting billion dollar orders and they can prevent millions of deaths and injuries from air pollution.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 19, 2015
Nissan lends EV expertise to eVADER pedestrian alert system project

Nissan lends EV expertise to eVADER pedestrian alert system project

In an innovative move to assist pedestrian recognition of electric vehicles, Nissan has taken a leading role in the European Commission-led project, eVADER, to create a pioneering audible pedestrian alert system.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 18, 2015
Sunseeker Duo - crossing of the Alps

Sunseeker Duo - crossing of the Alps

Another major milestone for the Sunseeker Duo has been set. Eric and Irena Raymond repeated the 2009 adventure of the Sunseeker II, crossing of the Alps in both directions this time with the Sunseeker Duo.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 14, 2015
Off road trials for electric highways technology

Off road trials for electric highways technology

Off road trials of the technology needed to power electric and hybrid vehicles on England's major roads are due to take place later this year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2015
Agfa: Integrating Nano Silver Printed Electronics in Cars

Agfa: Integrating Nano Silver Printed Electronics in Cars

Video interview with Agfa at Printed Electronics Europe.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 12, 2015
48V vehicle systems becoming significant

48V vehicle systems becoming significant

Analysts IDTechEx almost completely rewrote their report Power Electronics for Electric Vehicles 2015-2025 this year and frequent updates take place, such is the pace of change.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 28, 2015
Wireless charging 2016-2026

Wireless charging 2016-2026

IDTechEx Research's brand new report analyses and forecasts the wireless charging market for electric vehicles and small electronics.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 26, 2015
Research sets new record for generation of fuels from sunlight

Research sets new record for generation of fuels from sunlight

Researchers have designed a solar fuel generating device that has established a new record in energy efficiency for the production of solar fuels.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric vehicle end game: self-powered, energy autonomous

Electric vehicle end game: self-powered, energy autonomous

The end-game with electric vehicles by land, water and air is for them to be self-powered. They will create all their electricity from ambient energy such as light, wind, waves and tide where necessary storing it until needed.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 21, 2015
WalkCar, the world's smallest electric vehicle

WalkCar, the world's smallest electric vehicle

WalkCar is the size of a laptop and is similar to a skateboard.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 20, 2015
Powerful battery in Audi electric, cell modules from LG and Samsung

Powerful battery in Audi electric, cell modules from LG and Samsung

South Korean high tech companies LG Chem and Samsung SDI to invest in European battery cell production for Audi Battery electric SUV with a range of more than 500 kilometres.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 18, 2015
High power energy harvesting takes shape

High power energy harvesting takes shape

Plenty of kilowatts from no fuel. This dream ticket is a reality today from the rapid adoption of high power energy harvesting. Energy harvesting converts ambient energy into electricity where it is needed, off-grid.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 17, 2015
Volkswagen research on an automated quick-charging system

Volkswagen research on an automated quick-charging system

Engineers oat Vokswagen are working on an automated direct-current charging system, a so-called automated e-filling station "e-smartConnect".
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2015
Energy harvesting gets powerful

Energy harvesting gets powerful

The term 'energy harvesting' is most typically applied to powering small electronic devices using say sunshine, vibration or temperature.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 13, 2015
AtlantikSolar unmanned aerial vehicle endurance record

AtlantikSolar unmanned aerial vehicle endurance record

Two weeks after having demonstrated AtlantikSolar's first 24-hour flight, the fixed-wing team of ETH Zurich's Autonomous Systems Lab reached another milestone:
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