9 May 2022
BNNT Technology Limited
BNNT Technology Limited make high quality boron nitride nanotubes, using a unique manufacturing process. IDTechEx spoke with Mark Winfield (CEO).
24 Feb 2022
GHD Secures UK Government Funding to Trial Hydrogen Energy Storage
GHD has secured funding from the Department for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy for a project aiming to demonstrate the use of an innovative hydrogen storage system. The project is in partnership with LAVO Hydrogen Storage Technology Pty Ltd, with the provision of a demonstrator location supported by the University of Chester, Thornton Science Park.
9 Feb 2022
Avass Group to Manufacture EVs, Lithium Batteries in Saudi Arabia
Australia-based Avass Group recently announced that they have signed an agreement with Saudi Arabia to jointly manufacture electric vehicles and lithium batteries.
21 May 2021
Applied Electric Vehicles
In March 2020, it was announced that an Australian startup is developing an innovative multi-purpose autonomous electric vehicle (EV) that will utilise a solar PV roof and lithium ion battery system.
30 Mar 2021
Wisk to Begin eVTOL Trial in New Zealand This Year
Wisk, the Urban Air Mobility company behind the first all-electric, self-flying air taxi, is progressing with its Transport Trial, which will advance autonomous passenger transport under the New Zealand Government's broader Airspace Integration Trial Programme. Wisk is working towards rolling out the implementation phase later this year.
14 Dec 2020
First Grid Scale Flow Battery to be Built in South Australia
Australia's first ever utility-scale vanadium flow battery is set to be installed in regional South Australia, aiming to demonstrate the potential impact that flow batteries could provide in reaching the energy storage target in the Australian Government's first Low Emissions Technology Statement.
11 Dec 2020
Eco Wave Power Collaboration Agreement with Meridian Energy Australia
The purpose of the collaboration is for the parties to jointly investigate the development of commercial wave energy power projects in the Australian National Electricity Market .Eco Wave Power will recognize MEA as a supporting partner, lead the investigation into the application of wave energy in Australia and identify opportunities for the application of the Eco Wave Power Background IP.
9 Nov 2020
Ocular Implant Delivering Glaucoma Treatment Over Six-Month Period
PolyActiva Pty Ltd, a clinical-stage Australian ophthalmology biopharmaceutical company, announced it has successfully completed its Phase I clinical study for its lead candidate, the Latanoprost FA SR Ocular Implant.
26 Mar 2020
Plans for World First Solar Power Plant in Western Australia
On behalf of the Australian Government, the Australian Renewable Agency has announced $3 million in funding to conduct a technical and commercial feasibility study for a 4 MW "solar hydro" power plant to be built in north-western Victoria.
29 Jan 2020
Storen Technologies is an American start-up based in Long Island (NY), developing and manufacturing vanadium Redox Flow Batteries, for residential application.
23 Oct 2019
Graphene Market Research Tipping Point - Part 1
In this two-part article Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh, a leading industry expert and Research Director at IDTechEx will discuss the global graphene market.
5 Sep 2019
New efficiency record for low-cost solar cell
Researchers have achieved a new record efficiency for low-cost semi-transparent perovskite solar cells in a breakthrough that could bring down the cost of generating solar electricity.
18 Feb 2019
Australia's first compressed air energy storage system
On behalf of the Australian Government, The Australian Renewable Energy Agency has announced $6 million in funding for Australia's first energy storage project using compressed air.
28 Nov 2018
World's largest off-grid, fully integrated hybrid power plant
A Joint Development Agreement for the development of a new 40 megawatt independent solar hybrid power plant at a gold mine in Mali has been signed.
22 Oct 2018
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.
12 Oct 2018
Tritium announces Gilbarco Veeder-Root makes minority investment
Tritium Pty Ltd, the Australian DC electric vehicle charging infrastructure solutions specialists, has announced that Gilbarco Veeder-Root, a Fortive Corporation business, has taken a minority investment in the company.
7 Mar 2018
Research partnership to advance 3-D printing of energetic materials
Minister Pyne said additive manufacturing or 3-D printing of energetic materials such as explosives, propellants and pyrotechnics has the potential to transform their performance and also offer significant logistical and cost benefits in their manufacture.
25 Dec 2017
It's all GO for cleaner, more efficient batteries
Battery power better than lithium or even solar is under development as researchers work to efficiently capture the energy of graphene oxide (GO).
16 Nov 2016
Breakthrough in semi-transparent perovskite solar cells
Researchers have found a new way to fabricate high efficiency semi-transparent perovskite solar cells in a breakthrough that could lead to more efficient and cheaper solar electricity.
1 Apr 2016
Future powertrains: Radical new end game
This article shares some of the market research carried out for the brand new IDTechEx report, Future Powertrains 2016-2036.