3 Jun 2016
Electric trucks: complete disagreement
Trucks have to clean up their act if they are not to become illegal under the impending 2025 and 2030 legislation and those that jump the gun will probably gain market share because that clean up typically comes with fuel saving key to profitability in fleet operations working on wafer thin margins. Everyone agrees about that - but how to do it? Complete disagreement.
31 May 2016
Which Electric Truck Powertrain Wins?
How will trucks clean up their act to avoid becoming illegal under the impending 2025 and 2030 legislation? This article discusses the different approaches.
27 Oct 2014
Aleees is a well-equipped company in Taiwan that started by making LFP-NCO (lithium iron phosphate nano co-crystalline compound not nickel cobalt oxide) cathode material for lithium-ion batteries. Now the company is integrated vertically and develops electric buses as well.
4 Jul 2014
After going IPO and later bankrupt in 2012, the company Valence Technologies reemerged from its ashes through investment coming from Carl Berg, the billionaire real state investor and venture capitalist. The company now is private. IDTechEx found Valence Technologies in the Electric and Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam in June 2014.
20 Jul 2011
The University of Texas announces agreement for battery patents
The University of Texas at Austin has announced an agreement with Canada-based Hydro-Quebec for lithium-ion material technology invented and patented by Dr. John Goodenough, a world-renowned scientist at the university.