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China tackling the lead scandals: further turn of the screw

China tackling the lead scandals: further turn of the screw

Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 31, 2017
Drones and starlings

Drones and starlings

As I sat in the sunshine in Poole Harbour UK finishing my new IDTechEx report, "Electric UAV Drones: Autonomous, Energy Independent 2017-2027", I was mentioning software that endows drones with curiosity and with the ability to swarm as demonstrated with multiple drones dropped from US aircraft recently.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 30, 2017
Huge bet on hydrogen economy

Huge bet on hydrogen economy

In January 2017, it was announced that Toyota Motor Corporation and four of its biggest automotive competitors are joining oil and gas giants including Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Total SA with plans to invest a combined 10 billion euros ($10.7 billion) in hydrogen-related products within five years.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 27, 2017
World's largest hybrid vessel

World's largest hybrid vessel

Color Line and Ulstein Verft have agreed on a Letter of Intent for the construction of the largest hybrid vessel of the world.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 27, 2017
Electricity utilities reinvented and bypassed

Electricity utilities reinvented and bypassed

"Death by a Thousand Cuts" was the brutal appraisal of the power generation goliaths by Jeffrey Eckel of Hannon Armstrong, the leading energy investment house, at the Barclays Future Energy Conference December 2016 in London.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 27, 2017
Webinar Tuesday 7 February - Robotic Sensing Technologies

Webinar Tuesday 7 February - Robotic Sensing Technologies

IDTechEx are hosting a free webinar on Tuesday 7 February 2017 titled Robotic Sensing Technologies: The advent of artificial intelligence in robots.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 26, 2017
IDTechEx Research new report on Energy Independent Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx Research new report on Energy Independent Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx Research, a leading provider of independent market research, business intelligence and events on emerging technology, announces the availability of a new report, Energy Independent Electric Vehicles Land, Water, Air 2017-2037.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 26, 2017
Can we put the Z in EVs? Royal Institution London 24 January 2017

Can we put the Z in EVs? Royal Institution London 24 January 2017

his useful half day conference revealed the views of motor company and academic experts and a user/ reviewer of electric cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 25, 2017
Could new metamaterial allow a car to be its own airbag?

Could new metamaterial allow a car to be its own airbag?

When a material is made, you typically cannot change whether that material is hard or soft. But a group of researchers have developed a new way to design a "metamaterial" that allows the material to switch between being hard and soft without damaging or altering the material itself.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 24, 2017
Results of investigation into Tesla crash

Results of investigation into Tesla crash

U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has published its results of a six-month-long investigation following last year's crash that killed a driver whose Model S collided with a truck while using the company's driving-assist feature.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 23, 2017
Singapore's first ever hypercar

Singapore's first ever hypercar

A fully electric revolution will be revealed in the shape of the Dendrobium, Singapore's first-ever hypercar.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 20, 2017
US Army flies hoverbike prototype

US Army flies hoverbike prototype

The Army Research Laboratory and industry partners demonstrated the flying capabilities of a unique rectangular-shaped quadcopter.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 18, 2017
Airbus flying car prototype ready by end of year

Airbus flying car prototype ready by end of year

To address the rising concern of rush hour traffic, Airbus Group is harnessing its experience to make the dream of all commuters and travellers come true one day: to fly over traffic jams at the push of a button.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 17, 2017
E/RACING electric powered rallycross series

E/RACING electric powered rallycross series

Speedleague is announcing its introduction of E/RACING, a new and modern motorsports series featuring electric powered rallycross cars, and that it has entered into an exclusive engineering partnership arrangement with STARD to properly support the series.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 17, 2017
Investment in Starship Technologies, manufacturer of delivery robots

Investment in Starship Technologies, manufacturer of delivery robots

In furtherance of its strategic future initiative adVANce Mercedes-Benz Vans invests in Starship Technologies, the world's leading start-up company for the development of ground-based, autonomous delivery robots.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 16, 2017
The death of conventional buses

The death of conventional buses

The recent developments of the bus industry have led to impressive advancements: batteries with two different chemistries have been demonstrated to be capable of retaining 90% of the capacity after 10,000 deep cycles in ultra fast charge up to 400kW.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 16, 2017
Robots: Legal Affairs Committee calls for EU-wide rules

Robots: Legal Affairs Committee calls for EU-wide rules

EU rules for the fast-evolving field of robotics, to settle issues such as compliance with ethical standards and liability for accidents involving driverless cars, should be put forward by the EU Commission.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 13, 2017
Electric boats and ships 2017-2027: Large market emerging

Electric boats and ships 2017-2027: Large market emerging

Analysts at IDTechEx have issued a new report, Electric Boats and Ships 2017-2027 looking at this fragmented but often highly profitable and growing sector.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 12, 2017
EV Robotic Charger by PowerHydrant

EV Robotic Charger by PowerHydrant

Video Interview with PowerHydrant at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 12, 2017
New technology will cut plug-in hybrid fuel consumption by one third

New technology will cut plug-in hybrid fuel consumption by one third

Engineers have taken inspiration from biological evolution and the energy savings garnered by birds flying in formation to improve the efficiency of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles by more than 30 percent.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 31, 2017
Drones and starlings

Drones and starlings

As I sat in the sunshine in Poole Harbour UK finishing my new IDTechEx report, "Electric UAV Drones: Autonomous, Energy Independent 2017-2027", I was mentioning software that endows drones with curiosity and with the ability to swarm as demonstrated with multiple drones dropped from US aircraft recently.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 27, 2017
World's largest hybrid vessel

World's largest hybrid vessel

Color Line and Ulstein Verft have agreed on a Letter of Intent for the construction of the largest hybrid vessel of the world.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 27, 2017
Webinar Tuesday 7 February - Robotic Sensing Technologies

Webinar Tuesday 7 February - Robotic Sensing Technologies

IDTechEx are hosting a free webinar on Tuesday 7 February 2017 titled Robotic Sensing Technologies: The advent of artificial intelligence in robots.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 26, 2017
Can we put the Z in EVs? Royal Institution London 24 January 2017

Can we put the Z in EVs? Royal Institution London 24 January 2017

his useful half day conference revealed the views of motor company and academic experts and a user/ reviewer of electric cars.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 24, 2017
Results of investigation into Tesla crash

Results of investigation into Tesla crash

U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has published its results of a six-month-long investigation following last year's crash that killed a driver whose Model S collided with a truck while using the company's driving-assist feature.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 20, 2017
US Army flies hoverbike prototype

US Army flies hoverbike prototype

The Army Research Laboratory and industry partners demonstrated the flying capabilities of a unique rectangular-shaped quadcopter.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 17, 2017
E/RACING electric powered rallycross series

E/RACING electric powered rallycross series

Speedleague is announcing its introduction of E/RACING, a new and modern motorsports series featuring electric powered rallycross cars, and that it has entered into an exclusive engineering partnership arrangement with STARD to properly support the series.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 16, 2017
The death of conventional buses

The death of conventional buses

The recent developments of the bus industry have led to impressive advancements: batteries with two different chemistries have been demonstrated to be capable of retaining 90% of the capacity after 10,000 deep cycles in ultra fast charge up to 400kW.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 13, 2017
Electric boats and ships 2017-2027: Large market emerging

Electric boats and ships 2017-2027: Large market emerging

Analysts at IDTechEx have issued a new report, Electric Boats and Ships 2017-2027 looking at this fragmented but often highly profitable and growing sector.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 12, 2017
New technology will cut plug-in hybrid fuel consumption by one third

New technology will cut plug-in hybrid fuel consumption by one third

Engineers have taken inspiration from biological evolution and the energy savings garnered by birds flying in formation to improve the efficiency of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles by more than 30 percent.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 30, 2017
Huge bet on hydrogen economy

Huge bet on hydrogen economy

In January 2017, it was announced that Toyota Motor Corporation and four of its biggest automotive competitors are joining oil and gas giants including Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Total SA with plans to invest a combined 10 billion euros ($10.7 billion) in hydrogen-related products within five years.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 27, 2017
Electricity utilities reinvented and bypassed

Electricity utilities reinvented and bypassed

"Death by a Thousand Cuts" was the brutal appraisal of the power generation goliaths by Jeffrey Eckel of Hannon Armstrong, the leading energy investment house, at the Barclays Future Energy Conference December 2016 in London.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 26, 2017
IDTechEx Research new report on Energy Independent Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx Research new report on Energy Independent Electric Vehicles

IDTechEx Research, a leading provider of independent market research, business intelligence and events on emerging technology, announces the availability of a new report, Energy Independent Electric Vehicles Land, Water, Air 2017-2037.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 25, 2017
Could new metamaterial allow a car to be its own airbag?

Could new metamaterial allow a car to be its own airbag?

When a material is made, you typically cannot change whether that material is hard or soft. But a group of researchers have developed a new way to design a "metamaterial" that allows the material to switch between being hard and soft without damaging or altering the material itself.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 23, 2017
Singapore's first ever hypercar

Singapore's first ever hypercar

A fully electric revolution will be revealed in the shape of the Dendrobium, Singapore's first-ever hypercar.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 18, 2017
Airbus flying car prototype ready by end of year

Airbus flying car prototype ready by end of year

To address the rising concern of rush hour traffic, Airbus Group is harnessing its experience to make the dream of all commuters and travellers come true one day: to fly over traffic jams at the push of a button.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 17, 2017
Investment in Starship Technologies, manufacturer of delivery robots

Investment in Starship Technologies, manufacturer of delivery robots

In furtherance of its strategic future initiative adVANce Mercedes-Benz Vans invests in Starship Technologies, the world's leading start-up company for the development of ground-based, autonomous delivery robots.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 16, 2017
Robots: Legal Affairs Committee calls for EU-wide rules

Robots: Legal Affairs Committee calls for EU-wide rules

EU rules for the fast-evolving field of robotics, to settle issues such as compliance with ethical standards and liability for accidents involving driverless cars, should be put forward by the EU Commission.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 12, 2017
EV Robotic Charger by PowerHydrant

EV Robotic Charger by PowerHydrant

Video Interview with PowerHydrant at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
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