Research Articles

31 Aug 2018

The future of diesel gensets: what are the long term prospects?

With most of the big players posting healthy figures in Q2, diesel genset revenues are showing continued growth throughout 2018. Are these results a sign of things to come or are they merely delaying an inevitable future decline?
31 Aug 2018

Technology for Diabetes Management: Technology, players and markets

IDTechEx Research has recently released a new market report 'Technology for Diabetes Management, 2019-2029: Technology, Players and Forecasts', including details of glucose test strips, continuous glucose monitoring (CGM), insulin pumps, insulin pens, digital health / digital therapeutics, side effect management and diagnosis.
29 Aug 2018

Multifunctional Composites 2019-2029: Technology, Players, Market Fore

Forecasts from IDTechEx Multifunctional Composites 2019-2029: Technology, Players, Market Forecasts report.
29 Aug 2018

Barrier Films & Thin Film Encapsulation 2018-2028

Barrier Films and Thin Film Encapsulation for Flexible and/or Organic Electronics 2018-2028 offers a detailed technology analysis assessing R2R multilayer barrier (MLB) film technologies, various inline thin film encapsulation (TFE) techniques, R2R spatial atomic layer deposition (s-ALD), flexible glass and more.
28 Aug 2018

What can we do with 100GWh of retired electric vehicle batteries?

More and more companies are exploring how to extract value by repurposing a second-life for those retired but still capable car batteries in less-demanding applications such as stationary energy storage.
27 Aug 2018

Learnings from 95 case studies on commercial skin patches

Product-wide trends when viewing relative performance of case studies in commercial skin patches.
27 Aug 2018

Redefining the 'end-of-life' of retired electric vehicle batteries

Consumer batteries such as those used in power tools, mobile phones and laptops are normally recycled/disposed after their service life - that's what we normally refer to as the 'end-of-life' of the batteries. However, retired car batteries that are no longer suitable for electric cars could still hold sufficient capacity for second life applications. The 'end-of-life' of an electric car battery needs to be redefined as they could be further used, for example, for another 10 years or even longer in various post-vehicle applications before they are finally recycled/disposed.
27 Aug 2018

Perovskite quantum dots: technology and application assessment

In the past five years or so, perovskite quantum dots have emerged as interesting emissive (PL or EL) nanocrystal materials that could one day rival existing cadmium- or indium-based quantum dots (QDs).
27 Aug 2018

Webinar Thursday 30 August - 5G and Low Power Wireless Networks

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 30 August titled 5G and Low Power Wireless Networks.
27 Aug 2018

Webinar Thursday 6 September - Energy Harvesting Microwatt to Megawatt

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 6 September titled Energy Harvesting Microwatt to Megawatt: New Objectives, New Solutions.
26 Aug 2018


Flexible Lithium Polymer Battery Technologies with new form factors, wearables, and future devices cannot be achieved with traditional batteries.
24 Aug 2018

Electric two-wheelers: a transition as important as electric cars?

IDTechEx expects growth of electric two-wheelers to accelerate internationally beyond Europe, the U.S. and China in the following years.