21 Nov 2022
AVL: Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
AVL are the largest independent company for the development, simulation, and testing of powertrain systems. IDTechEx spoke with Josef Macherhammer (Product Manager) with respect to their fuel cell division, specifically solid oxide fuel cells.
2 Sep 2022
Robotic Charging Consortium to Find Mobility Solutions
Rocsys joins ROCIN-ECO, a consortium with IONITY, Audi, TÜV SÜD, Porsche, BMW, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, AVL, and Huber+Suhner. The consortium aims to find the optimal concept for enabling carefree e-mobility across Europe. The aim is to create a concept eventually accessible to all car manufacturers worldwide and create a true Robotic Charging Infrastructure Ecosystem.
29 Mar 2022
Highlights from the Future Propulsion Conference 2022
IDTechEx attended the Future Propulsion Conference in Birmingham, UK, a two day conference held on the 2nd and 3rd March 2022. The event was co-hosted by AVL Powertrain UK and Imperial College London, bringing together industry and academic experts within the powertrain development field. This article presents highlights from the conference presentations.
Conference speakers included Ballard Motive Systems, Changan UK, CNH Industrial, Leyland Trucks, JCB, FEV, Cummins, and Ricardo.
18 Nov 2021
ChargedEVs: Charging Systems Technologies
The ChargedEVs online conference presents many topics around the electric vehicle (EV) market. In the following article, we cover the presentations that focused on charging systems and electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE).
In this article we cover the talks delivered by the following companies
-Colder Products Company (CPC)
-Chroma Systems Solutions
-Toray Resin Company
11 Jan 2021
5M€ For Development of a Hybrid Testing Platform for Ocean Energy
VALID is a 3-year project designed to develop a Hybrid Testing Platform for accelerated testing with methodologies by combining the virtual and physical environment, reducing cost in the product developing process, tackling scaling challenges and lowering uncertainties once fully demonstrated in the ocean.
9 Jul 2020
Skytree is a start-up, headquartered in Amsterdam, Holland who are developing an air purifier which decreases the energy demand from an electric vehicles HVAC system by enabling enhanced re-circulation of air within the car cabin, increasing the vehicles range.
8 Jul 2020
AVL: Reducing Thermal Management Development Costs
AVL is the largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of powertrain systems. At a recent webinar, AVL showcased their ThermoLab solutions for development and testing of vehicle thermal management.
14 Apr 2020
IDTechEx recently saw a presentation by AVL (the world's largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of powertrain systems) at the Future Powertrain Conference in Birmingham, where they confirmed that they were working on the development of a H2 ICE engine. Their roadmap indicated that they are prototyping their technology on their H2 test bed in 2020/2021 with plans for deploying it in an off-road demonstration vehicle (large mining equipment) in 2022.
18 Mar 2020
The Future Powertrain Conference 2020
Highlights from The Future Powertrain Conference 2020 - "Driving the Future"