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Bringing blockchain into the car

Bringing blockchain into the car

Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 30, 2018
Porsche series production of Mission E Cross Turismo

Porsche series production of Mission E Cross Turismo

Porsche will create 300 additional jobs at its headquarters in Zuffenhausen for production of the vehicle.
External Company Press Release
Electriq~Global launches water-based fuel to power electric vehicles

Electriq~Global launches water-based fuel to power electric vehicles

An Australian-Israeli startup has found a way to use water in order to power electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 29, 2018
McLaren Speedtail unites art, technology and velocity

McLaren Speedtail unites art, technology and velocity

McLaren Automotive has revealed the McLaren Speedtail. The Speedtail can achieve the highest maximum speed of any McLaren to date, reaching 403 km/h (250mph). Just 106 will be created and all are already reserved, at a price of from £1.75million plus taxes.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2018
IDTechEx Show! USA November 14-15, 2018 Event Overview

IDTechEx Show! USA November 14-15, 2018 Event Overview

IDTechEx CEO, Raghu Das gives an overview on what to expect at the IDTechEx Show! next month in Santa Clara.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2018
Volvo invests in electric car charging company FreeWire

Volvo invests in electric car charging company FreeWire

Volvo Cars has acquired a stake in electric car charging company FreeWire Technologies via the Volvo Cars Tech Fund, deepening the company's commitment to a fully electric future.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2018
Poznan University's research on supercapacitors

Poznan University's research on supercapacitors

Dr Peter Harrop discusses supercapacitors with Poznan University at the IDTechEx Show! Europe 2018
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 25, 2018
BMW to develop sustainable life cycle loop for batteries

BMW to develop sustainable life cycle loop for batteries

The BMW Group, Northvolt and Umicore have formed a joint technology consortium in order to work closely together on the continued development of a complete and sustainable value chain for battery cells for electrified vehicles in Europe.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 24, 2018
Olympian, KONE, Jabil and BYD Cornerstones at the IDTechEx Show!

Olympian, KONE, Jabil and BYD Cornerstones at the IDTechEx Show!

Olympian Sportsman, KONE, Jabil and BYD feature as Cornerstones of the IDTechEx Show!
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 24, 2018
Electric vehicle cybersecurity grant

Electric vehicle cybersecurity grant

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Virginia Tech a $3 million grant for research on electric vehicle charging infrastructure cybersecurity as part of a larger $80 million investment by the department on advanced technologies research.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 24, 2018
Novel catalyst for high-energy aluminum-air flow batteries

Novel catalyst for high-energy aluminum-air flow batteries

A recent study, affiliated with UNIST has introduced a novel electric vehicle battery technology that is more energy-efficient than gasoline-powered engines. The new technology enables drivers to simply have their battery packs replaced instead of charging them. It also provides lightweight, high-energy density power sources with little risk of catching fire or explosion.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 23, 2018
Royal Caribbean to offset emissions with wind power

Royal Caribbean to offset emissions with wind power

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd has signed a deal with Southern Power for Southern Power's 200-megawatt Reading Wind Facility. This initiative, which will offset up to 12 percent of Royal Caribbean's emissions beginning in 2020, is one of many programs the cruise line has to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 23, 2018
Volocopter to test eVTOL air taxis in Singapore

Volocopter to test eVTOL air taxis in Singapore

Volocopter will perform a next set of inner urban flight tests in Singapore. The series of tests are scheduled to take place in the second half of 2019.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 22, 2018
Ultra-rapid charging network for Australia

Ultra-rapid charging network for Australia

Australian start-up, Chargefox Pty Ltd has successfully raised $15 million to enable it to commence building Australia's largest open, ultra-rapid network of charging stations for electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 19, 2018
Electrify America expanding EV charging network

Electrify America expanding EV charging network

Electrify America has reached network interoperability agreements that will increase the range confidence of EV drivers, and will feature an interconnected network of approximately 12,500 chargers, located at shopping centers, gas stations, convenience stores, workplaces, and multi-family dwellings, as of June 30, 2019.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 18, 2018
600 fuel cell city buses for Europe

600 fuel cell city buses for Europe

An ambitious project to get 600 fuel cell city buses on the roads in selected regions in Europe has been selected by the Connecting Europe Facility programme for nearly €40m of funding.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 18, 2018
Fuel cells make a comeback in electric vehicles

Fuel cells make a comeback in electric vehicles

This coming November 14-15 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, leading players in the battery and energy storage industry will compete to capture the audience's attention over what technology is set to dominate in the coming decade.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Innovations at Aluminium 2018: Production processes and e-mobility

Innovations at Aluminium 2018: Production processes and e-mobility

IDTechEx attended Aluminium 2018 at the Düsseldorf Messe, Germany. This event reaches nearly 30,000 attendees and covers the complete aluminium supply chain.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 17, 2018
Australasia's first autonomous air taxi coming to New Zealand

Australasia's first autonomous air taxi coming to New Zealand

Kitty Hawk's Zephyr Airworks, the operator of Cora in New Zealand, is entering into an agreement with Air New Zealand -- a partnership to one day bring the first ever air taxi service to the sky.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Sensors in drones: now and tomorrow

Sensors in drones: now and tomorrow

Many consider drones as flying sensors. Indeed, nearly all applications of drones reply on some type of sensors, be it a simple camera to a complex hyperspectral or LIDAR sensor. In addition, drones are becoming more navigational autonomous.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 30, 2018
Porsche series production of Mission E Cross Turismo

Porsche series production of Mission E Cross Turismo

Porsche will create 300 additional jobs at its headquarters in Zuffenhausen for production of the vehicle.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 29, 2018
McLaren Speedtail unites art, technology and velocity

McLaren Speedtail unites art, technology and velocity

McLaren Automotive has revealed the McLaren Speedtail. The Speedtail can achieve the highest maximum speed of any McLaren to date, reaching 403 km/h (250mph). Just 106 will be created and all are already reserved, at a price of from £1.75million plus taxes.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2018
Volvo invests in electric car charging company FreeWire

Volvo invests in electric car charging company FreeWire

Volvo Cars has acquired a stake in electric car charging company FreeWire Technologies via the Volvo Cars Tech Fund, deepening the company's commitment to a fully electric future.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 25, 2018
BMW to develop sustainable life cycle loop for batteries

BMW to develop sustainable life cycle loop for batteries

The BMW Group, Northvolt and Umicore have formed a joint technology consortium in order to work closely together on the continued development of a complete and sustainable value chain for battery cells for electrified vehicles in Europe.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 24, 2018
Electric vehicle cybersecurity grant

Electric vehicle cybersecurity grant

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Virginia Tech a $3 million grant for research on electric vehicle charging infrastructure cybersecurity as part of a larger $80 million investment by the department on advanced technologies research.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 23, 2018
Royal Caribbean to offset emissions with wind power

Royal Caribbean to offset emissions with wind power

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd has signed a deal with Southern Power for Southern Power's 200-megawatt Reading Wind Facility. This initiative, which will offset up to 12 percent of Royal Caribbean's emissions beginning in 2020, is one of many programs the cruise line has to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 22, 2018
Ultra-rapid charging network for Australia

Ultra-rapid charging network for Australia

Australian start-up, Chargefox Pty Ltd has successfully raised $15 million to enable it to commence building Australia's largest open, ultra-rapid network of charging stations for electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 18, 2018
600 fuel cell city buses for Europe

600 fuel cell city buses for Europe

An ambitious project to get 600 fuel cell city buses on the roads in selected regions in Europe has been selected by the Connecting Europe Facility programme for nearly €40m of funding.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Innovations at Aluminium 2018: Production processes and e-mobility

Innovations at Aluminium 2018: Production processes and e-mobility

IDTechEx attended Aluminium 2018 at the Düsseldorf Messe, Germany. This event reaches nearly 30,000 attendees and covers the complete aluminium supply chain.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Sensors in drones: now and tomorrow

Sensors in drones: now and tomorrow

Many consider drones as flying sensors. Indeed, nearly all applications of drones reply on some type of sensors, be it a simple camera to a complex hyperspectral or LIDAR sensor. In addition, drones are becoming more navigational autonomous.
External Company Press Release
Electriq~Global launches water-based fuel to power electric vehicles

Electriq~Global launches water-based fuel to power electric vehicles

An Australian-Israeli startup has found a way to use water in order to power electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2018
IDTechEx Show! USA November 14-15, 2018 Event Overview

IDTechEx Show! USA November 14-15, 2018 Event Overview

IDTechEx CEO, Raghu Das gives an overview on what to expect at the IDTechEx Show! next month in Santa Clara.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 26, 2018
Poznan University's research on supercapacitors

Poznan University's research on supercapacitors

Dr Peter Harrop discusses supercapacitors with Poznan University at the IDTechEx Show! Europe 2018
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 24, 2018
Olympian, KONE, Jabil and BYD Cornerstones at the IDTechEx Show!

Olympian, KONE, Jabil and BYD Cornerstones at the IDTechEx Show!

Olympian Sportsman, KONE, Jabil and BYD feature as Cornerstones of the IDTechEx Show!
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 24, 2018
Novel catalyst for high-energy aluminum-air flow batteries

Novel catalyst for high-energy aluminum-air flow batteries

A recent study, affiliated with UNIST has introduced a novel electric vehicle battery technology that is more energy-efficient than gasoline-powered engines. The new technology enables drivers to simply have their battery packs replaced instead of charging them. It also provides lightweight, high-energy density power sources with little risk of catching fire or explosion.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 23, 2018
Volocopter to test eVTOL air taxis in Singapore

Volocopter to test eVTOL air taxis in Singapore

Volocopter will perform a next set of inner urban flight tests in Singapore. The series of tests are scheduled to take place in the second half of 2019.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 19, 2018
Electrify America expanding EV charging network

Electrify America expanding EV charging network

Electrify America has reached network interoperability agreements that will increase the range confidence of EV drivers, and will feature an interconnected network of approximately 12,500 chargers, located at shopping centers, gas stations, convenience stores, workplaces, and multi-family dwellings, as of June 30, 2019.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 18, 2018
Fuel cells make a comeback in electric vehicles

Fuel cells make a comeback in electric vehicles

This coming November 14-15 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, leading players in the battery and energy storage industry will compete to capture the audience's attention over what technology is set to dominate in the coming decade.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 17, 2018
Australasia's first autonomous air taxi coming to New Zealand

Australasia's first autonomous air taxi coming to New Zealand

Kitty Hawk's Zephyr Airworks, the operator of Cora in New Zealand, is entering into an agreement with Air New Zealand -- a partnership to one day bring the first ever air taxi service to the sky.
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