13 Dec 2019
Growing Underground is a British vertical farming company operating out of a World War 2 air raid shelter 33 metres below the streets of London. In December 2019, IDTechEx Analyst Dr Michael Dent visited the Growing Underground farm to learn about their process and taste their crops.
14 Jun 2019
Michelin and GE 3D print airless tires
Michelin and General Motors present a new generation of airless wheel technology for passenger vehicles.
17 May 2018
Update from IDTechEx Show! Berlin 2018.
15 Mar 2017
World's first driverless electric race car
Roborace provides an open A.I. platform with fixed hardware for companies to develop their own driverless software and push the limits in an extreme and safe environment. The series is designed to be a competition of intelligence so all teams will use the same Robocar. By ensuring the hardware is consistent all efforts will be focussed on advancing the software.
14 Sep 2016
Will Western bus companies be wiped out?
Global warming is leading to increasingly onerous laws worldwide restricting carbon dioxide emissions. Even some of today's hybrids will fail to conform so it is back to the drawing board for most of the world's vehicle manufacturers.
11 Jul 2016
Has the 3D printing industry stabilised?
The stocks of the eight public 3D printing companies have crashed over the past years - will valuations stabilise in 2016?
29 Jun 2015
Formula E promotes EVs
The UK Formula E races took place 28-29 June.
13 Feb 2015
Ebusco is a Dutch company located in Helmond. Ebusco focuses on the production, development, marketing and sales of full electric buses for the European market.
20 Nov 2014
From video camera to driverless shuttle vehicle
A new type of driverless shuttle vehicle has been developed thanks to innovative computer vision guidance technology that enables the vehicle to locate itself on a roadway reliably and inexpensively.
18 Sep 2014
Electric Vehicle News from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich Day One 17 Sept.
The event Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Forum consisted a conference with about 70 delegates and a small display area for a few organisations. It was very pan European with delegates from the UK to the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Russia and Romania but also further afield such as Japan, South Korea and the USA - professors, industrialists and developers. Here we give some details of the presentations that particularly caught our attention.
18 Sep 2014
Highlights from Hybrid & EV Forum Munich 2014
The event Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Forum consisted a conference with about 70 delegates and a small display area for a few organisations. Here we give some details of the presentations that particularly caught our attention.
4 Jun 2014
DELIVER - the next generation of electric delivery vehicles
Liberty Electric Cars, has successfully completed the build of the first fully functioning example of "DELIVER" - an electric delivery vehicle funded by the European Commissions' 7th Framework Programme which brings together ten partner companies from across Europe.