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Electric Land Vehicles

Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 14, 2020
Off-Road Vehicle Makers Electrify to Become as Large as Car Companies

Off-Road Vehicle Makers Electrify to Become as Large as Car Companies

Vehicles for construction, agriculture and mining CAM have become one industry served by giants such as Caterpillar, CNH Industrial, John Deere and Komatsu but also small businesses making the new requirements such as drone systems and weeding and mine survey robots.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 4, 2020
600 Double Decker Plug in Hybrid Buses for Ireland

600 Double Decker Plug in Hybrid Buses for Ireland

Alexander Dennis Limited has signed a framework agreement with the Republic of Ireland's National Transport Authority for the delivery of up to 600 Enviro400ER double deck hybrid buses, capable of running in zero emission mode for at least 2.5 kilometres. The agreement includes an initial firm order for 100 buses.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
What do latest electric bus orders tell us?

What do latest electric bus orders tell us?

IDTechEx's Dr Peter Harrop looks at the latest electric bus orders and what they mean for the electric bus market.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 13, 2020
Newly Updated Report from IDTechEx "Electric Trucks 2020-2030"

Newly Updated Report from IDTechEx "Electric Trucks 2020-2030"

IDTechEx Technology Analyst Dr David Wyatt has recently published a report update "Electric Truck 2020-2030", focusing on electrification in the medium and heavy-duty truck markets, providing a comprehensive set of market forecasts.
External Company Press Release
Charge Expands its Charging Docking Stations Across the US and Europe

Charge Expands its Charging Docking Stations Across the US and Europe

With some cities housing over 50,000 shared electric scooters from operators such as Bird, Lime, Spin and Voi, and more and more landing every week, something has to give. Cities are unable to cope with the extreme clutter caused by these vehicles and the race to build infrastructure for micro-mobility has begun.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 28, 2019
The Lidar Revolution: Enabling Machines to See Our World

The Lidar Revolution: Enabling Machines to See Our World

New Report from IDTechEx Research forecasts the global market for lidar in autonomous vehicles growing to $5.4 billion by 2030. Analysis of 100+ 3D lidar companies; automotive focus. Mechanical, MEMS, OPA, flash, liquid crystal and other solid-state lidar for ADAS, autonomous vehicles, industrial, smart city, security and mapping.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 23, 2019
First machine learning based smart cruise control

First machine learning based smart cruise control

Hyundai Motor Group announced the development of the world's first Machine Learning based Smart Cruise Control, a technology that incorporates the driver's patterns into its self-driving behavior, creating a custom experience for the driver.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 18, 2019
Rivian Overblown?

Rivian Overblown?

Those desperate to invest in "The next Tesla" continue to pile into start-up Rivian, the latest $350 million coming from a media company. That takes investment up to the $2 billion level familiar at Tesla.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 7, 2019
New Electric Vehicle Powertrain Will Grab $302 Billion Business

New Electric Vehicle Powertrain Will Grab $302 Billion Business

48V Full Hybrid is a Prius killer. New research by IDTechEx in its report, "48V Mild Hybrid and 48V Full Hybrid Vehicles 2020-2030" reveals that the 48V mild hybrid powertrain is a done deal. Started in 2016, now a flood of car models have this, to keep them legal in the face of tightening emissions laws and save fuel.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 24, 2019
Amazon buys 100,000 Rivian electric trucks

Amazon buys 100,000 Rivian electric trucks

Amazon and Global Optimism announced The Climate Pledge, a commitment to meet the Paris Agreement 10 years early. Amazon becomes the first signatory of this pledge. The Climate Pledge calls on signatories to be net zero carbon across their businesses by 2040—a decade ahead of the Paris Accord's goal of 2050.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 14, 2020
Off-Road Vehicle Makers Electrify to Become as Large as Car Companies

Off-Road Vehicle Makers Electrify to Become as Large as Car Companies

Vehicles for construction, agriculture and mining CAM have become one industry served by giants such as Caterpillar, CNH Industrial, John Deere and Komatsu but also small businesses making the new requirements such as drone systems and weeding and mine survey robots.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
What do latest electric bus orders tell us?

What do latest electric bus orders tell us?

IDTechEx's Dr Peter Harrop looks at the latest electric bus orders and what they mean for the electric bus market.
External Company Press Release
Charge Expands its Charging Docking Stations Across the US and Europe

Charge Expands its Charging Docking Stations Across the US and Europe

With some cities housing over 50,000 shared electric scooters from operators such as Bird, Lime, Spin and Voi, and more and more landing every week, something has to give. Cities are unable to cope with the extreme clutter caused by these vehicles and the race to build infrastructure for micro-mobility has begun.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 23, 2019
First machine learning based smart cruise control

First machine learning based smart cruise control

Hyundai Motor Group announced the development of the world's first Machine Learning based Smart Cruise Control, a technology that incorporates the driver's patterns into its self-driving behavior, creating a custom experience for the driver.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 7, 2019
New Electric Vehicle Powertrain Will Grab $302 Billion Business

New Electric Vehicle Powertrain Will Grab $302 Billion Business

48V Full Hybrid is a Prius killer. New research by IDTechEx in its report, "48V Mild Hybrid and 48V Full Hybrid Vehicles 2020-2030" reveals that the 48V mild hybrid powertrain is a done deal. Started in 2016, now a flood of car models have this, to keep them legal in the face of tightening emissions laws and save fuel.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 4, 2020
600 Double Decker Plug in Hybrid Buses for Ireland

600 Double Decker Plug in Hybrid Buses for Ireland

Alexander Dennis Limited has signed a framework agreement with the Republic of Ireland's National Transport Authority for the delivery of up to 600 Enviro400ER double deck hybrid buses, capable of running in zero emission mode for at least 2.5 kilometres. The agreement includes an initial firm order for 100 buses.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 13, 2020
Newly Updated Report from IDTechEx "Electric Trucks 2020-2030"

Newly Updated Report from IDTechEx "Electric Trucks 2020-2030"

IDTechEx Technology Analyst Dr David Wyatt has recently published a report update "Electric Truck 2020-2030", focusing on electrification in the medium and heavy-duty truck markets, providing a comprehensive set of market forecasts.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 28, 2019
The Lidar Revolution: Enabling Machines to See Our World

The Lidar Revolution: Enabling Machines to See Our World

New Report from IDTechEx Research forecasts the global market for lidar in autonomous vehicles growing to $5.4 billion by 2030. Analysis of 100+ 3D lidar companies; automotive focus. Mechanical, MEMS, OPA, flash, liquid crystal and other solid-state lidar for ADAS, autonomous vehicles, industrial, smart city, security and mapping.
Electric Vehicles Research
Oct 18, 2019
Rivian Overblown?

Rivian Overblown?

Those desperate to invest in "The next Tesla" continue to pile into start-up Rivian, the latest $350 million coming from a media company. That takes investment up to the $2 billion level familiar at Tesla.
Electric Vehicles Research
Sep 24, 2019
Amazon buys 100,000 Rivian electric trucks

Amazon buys 100,000 Rivian electric trucks

Amazon and Global Optimism announced The Climate Pledge, a commitment to meet the Paris Agreement 10 years early. Amazon becomes the first signatory of this pledge. The Climate Pledge calls on signatories to be net zero carbon across their businesses by 2040—a decade ahead of the Paris Accord's goal of 2050.
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