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Lithium-Carbon Battery Technology Enables Ultra-Fast Charging

Lithium-Carbon Battery Technology Enables Ultra-Fast Charging

Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 16, 2021
Ford, Argo AI and Walmart to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Deliveries

Ford, Argo AI and Walmart to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Deliveries

Ford Motor Company, Argo AI and Walmart are working together to launch an autonomous vehicle delivery service in Miami, Austin, Texas, and Washington, D.C. — Walmart's first multi-city autonomous delivery collaboration in the US. The last mile delivery service will use Ford self-driving test vehicles equipped with the Argo AI Self-Driving System to deliver Walmart orders to customers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 15, 2021
Volvo's First Commercial Autonomous Truck for the US Highway Market

Volvo's First Commercial Autonomous Truck for the US Highway Market

A first look at the Aurora-powered Volvo VNL, Volvo's flagship long-haul truck, integrated with the Aurora Driver's sensor suite. This prototype is the first of the Volvo VNL fleet to be designed to operate with the Aurora Driver, and represents a significant step.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 27, 2021
New Opel Rocks-e Stands for Sustainable Urban Mobility

New Opel Rocks-e Stands for Sustainable Urban Mobility

Opel presents the first SUM. The entry-level electric vehicle is the answer to current mobility requirements, offering electric mobility with protection from wind and rain. It can already be driven in Germany by young people from 15 years of age with the AM driving licence.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 23, 2021
Package Delivery Robots' Environmental Impacts

Package Delivery Robots' Environmental Impacts

Whether a robot or a person delivers your package, the carbon footprint would essentially be the same, according to a study that could help inform the future of automated delivery as the pandemic fuels a dramatic rise in online shopping.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 4, 2021
Komatsu Announces Alliance to Advance Zero-Emission Mining Solutions

Komatsu Announces Alliance to Advance Zero-Emission Mining Solutions

Working together to rapidly innovate in support of carbon reduction targets, Komatsu and several of its customers have formed the Komatsu Greenhouse Gas Alliance. The founding members of the alliance are Rio Tinto, BHP, Codelco and Boliden.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 3, 2021
Hydrogen Engine-Equipped Corolla to Enter Super Taikyu Race

Hydrogen Engine-Equipped Corolla to Enter Super Taikyu Race

Toyota Motor Corporation will enter a vehicle equipped with a developmental hydrogen-powered engine at the five-hour-long Super Taikyu Race in Autopolis. The hydrogen engine is being developed as part of Toyota's efforts to realize a carbon-neutral mobility society.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 16, 2021
Hyundai Motor to Pilot Autonomous Demand-Responsive 'RoboShuttle'

Hyundai Motor to Pilot Autonomous Demand-Responsive 'RoboShuttle'

Hyundai Motor Company will begin a test operation of its RoboShuttle in August. The demand-responsive, high-occupancy vehicle service, powered by autonomous driving and Artificial Intelligence technology, will operate along a 6.1-km route in Sejong Smart City, South Korea.
External Company Press Release
SQUAD, World's first Solar City Car is Coming

SQUAD, World's first Solar City Car is Coming

Urban mobility should be safe, accessible and hassle-free. It should contribute to a liveable, free and open city life. This calls for a smart vehicle that makes life simple for everyone. This fall, we will present the world's first Solar City Car, optimized for shared mobility.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 8, 2021
Porsche and Rimac Set Up Joint Venture Incorporating Bugatti

Porsche and Rimac Set Up Joint Venture Incorporating Bugatti

Porsche and Rimac have agreed to set up a joint venture that incorporates Bugatti. Oliver Blume and Mate Rimac have signed the corresponding agreements and announced the name of the new hypercar manufacturer: Bugatti-Rimac.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 16, 2021
Ford, Argo AI and Walmart to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Deliveries

Ford, Argo AI and Walmart to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Deliveries

Ford Motor Company, Argo AI and Walmart are working together to launch an autonomous vehicle delivery service in Miami, Austin, Texas, and Washington, D.C. — Walmart's first multi-city autonomous delivery collaboration in the US. The last mile delivery service will use Ford self-driving test vehicles equipped with the Argo AI Self-Driving System to deliver Walmart orders to customers.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 27, 2021
New Opel Rocks-e Stands for Sustainable Urban Mobility

New Opel Rocks-e Stands for Sustainable Urban Mobility

Opel presents the first SUM. The entry-level electric vehicle is the answer to current mobility requirements, offering electric mobility with protection from wind and rain. It can already be driven in Germany by young people from 15 years of age with the AM driving licence.
Electric Vehicles Research
Aug 4, 2021
Komatsu Announces Alliance to Advance Zero-Emission Mining Solutions

Komatsu Announces Alliance to Advance Zero-Emission Mining Solutions

Working together to rapidly innovate in support of carbon reduction targets, Komatsu and several of its customers have formed the Komatsu Greenhouse Gas Alliance. The founding members of the alliance are Rio Tinto, BHP, Codelco and Boliden.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 16, 2021
Hyundai Motor to Pilot Autonomous Demand-Responsive 'RoboShuttle'

Hyundai Motor to Pilot Autonomous Demand-Responsive 'RoboShuttle'

Hyundai Motor Company will begin a test operation of its RoboShuttle in August. The demand-responsive, high-occupancy vehicle service, powered by autonomous driving and Artificial Intelligence technology, will operate along a 6.1-km route in Sejong Smart City, South Korea.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 8, 2021
Porsche and Rimac Set Up Joint Venture Incorporating Bugatti

Porsche and Rimac Set Up Joint Venture Incorporating Bugatti

Porsche and Rimac have agreed to set up a joint venture that incorporates Bugatti. Oliver Blume and Mate Rimac have signed the corresponding agreements and announced the name of the new hypercar manufacturer: Bugatti-Rimac.
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