19 Oct 2020
LG Innotek Develops High-Efficiency Magnetic Material
LG Innotek announced today that it has successfully developed a high-efficiency ferrite with the lowest power loss in the world. This development has contributed to LG Innotek's dominance in the TV and vehicle power markets.
14 Oct 2020
LG Chem, SolarEdge: Battery Shortage Met by Solar + Storage Solution
LG Chem, Korea's leading manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion batteries, has strengthened its partnership with global inverter manufacturer SolarEdge to offer the most advanced home backup solution to date with training for installers.
5 Oct 2020
Regional Development of Solid-State Batteries
The rapid growth of the electric vehicle market has driven the development, manufacture and sales of batteries, especially lithium-ion batteries. In the meantime, a number of companies are betting on the next big energy storage technologies. Solid-state batteries are one of them.
28 Sep 2020
The CNT Success Story Begins
False-start - stagnation - market explosion: The CNT success story begins, as IDTechEx forecasts significant growth
25 Sep 2020
Graphene Batteries AS are a Norwegian company developing lithium-sulphur batteries.
22 Sep 2020
SigmaSense, a US company that has developed an innovative read-out mechanism for capacitive touch sensors that has a much higher signal-to-noise ratio. They announced in September 2020 that they have raised $22m in a Series A round from a range of strategic partners including Corning and Eink.
15 Sep 2020
Formation of New Alliance is Another Big Step in Materials Informatics
LG and Total become the latest major players to make a significant announcement for their materials informatics intentions.
15 Sep 2020
Lead Paint and Cadmium Batteries Return by the Back Door?
At analyst IDTechEx we believe we have moral responsibilities, as do the researchers and industrialists we serve. One reason why we reject those seeking buy our company is that we do not wish to be constrained by the sensitivities of a parent when speaking the truth.
7 Sep 2020
EST-Floattech was founded in 2009 in the Netherlands where it supplies premium battery modules branded Green Orca to electric boats and ships.
2 Sep 2020
Amber Molecular Inc. is an early stage Canadian company that is focusing on fluorescent materials for red and orange OLEDs. These are designed to be paired with TADF materials to increase the electrical efficiency, lower the manufacturing costs, and widen the color gamut, of OLED devices. The company's commercialization strategy applies their significant synthetic flexibility to value-added strategic partnerships with TADF companies and OLED manufacturers.
26 Aug 2020
Future Opportunities for Thin-Film, Flexible and Printed Batteries
The battery industry has experienced enormous innovation and investment with the demand mainly from electric vehicles and energy storage systems. The 1,500 GWh market demand in 2030 indicates huge potential for batteries.
25 Aug 2020
Transparent OLEDs for Subway Train Windows
LG Display has provided the world's first transparent OLED displays for subway train windows in the Chinese cities of Beijing and Shenzhen.