12 May 2022
REPP Connects More Than One Million to Clean Electricity in Africa
More than one million people in Sub-Saharan Africa have been connected to electricity for the first time through the UK-funded Renewable Energy Performance Platform, managed by Camco Clean Energy.
6 Apr 2022
Why Do More People Use Mobile Robots in Their Warehouses?
With the rapid growth of e-commerce and e-grocery, automation in the warehousing and logistics chain is becoming necessary in more scenarios. Based on the market research report "Mobile Robotics in Logistics, Warehousing and Delivery 2022-2042", IDTechEx summarizes four reasons why mobile robotics is becoming the industrial trend for warehouse automation.
16 Mar 2022
SolarEdge Provides Renewable Energy for 11 Schools
SolarEdge, announces its DC-optimised solar solution has been chosen to supply clean, renewable energy for 11 schools in Coventry and South Gloucestershire. Funded by grants from the Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme, the rooftop PV systems are forecast to produce combined annual energy savings of more than £194,000 and reduce carbon emissions by 298 tonnes.
2 Mar 2022
Join the Upcoming Webinar - Stationary Storage: Three Huge New Markets
Thursday 10 March 2022 - Saving the planet and reducing local pollution and costs means mainly solar and wind power for the next 20 years with its sudden shut-downs, extended weaknesses and inability to follow demand even when it is working. Major stationary storage will be demanded in three waves.
11 Nov 2021
CSUG & Teledyne e2v Unveil AI-Enabled Smart Nanosatellite
Designed for implementation in a 6U CubeSat (of 10cm x 20cm x 30cm dimensions), the QlevEr Sat demo is the latest development in an ongoing collaboration between CSUG and Teledyne e2v that was first established four years ago.
4 Nov 2021
Join the Upcoming IDTechEx Webinar - Smart Cities in 2022
Friday 12 November 2021 - covering recent progress with smart cities and what is likely to happen in 2022. It deals with both new cities and existing ones that are radically modernising. Learn how the objectives are now far more ambitious
20 Oct 2021
PrintCB / Kundisch
Early-stage copper conductive ink company PrintCB has partnered with established HMI electronics manufacturer Kundisch. PrintCB's copper inks have recently been qualified by Kundisch, and are thus set for adoption in membrane switches for keyboards and other applications of hybrid electronics.
15 Oct 2021
Founded in Israel in 2013, Driivz is a software platform provider to the global EV charging sector. It is a data-driven platform that is connected to the EV ecosystem. Driivz serves global EV charging network operators and providers with a scalable, hardware-agnostic platform. Their solution spans multiple sectors including power utilities, oil and gas, automotive, charge point operators (CPOs), EV fleets and electric mobility service providers (e-MSPs).
25 Aug 2021
Carbon Upcycling Technologies
Carbon Upcycling Technologies (CUT) is a Canadian carbon tech company that incorporates carbon dioxide into waste powder feedstocks to make solid enhanced additives, primarily for concrete. In August 2021, Technology Analyst Dr Hydra Rodrigues spoke to CUT's Chief of Staff, Madison Savilow.
19 Aug 2021
Electrochaea is a German growth-stage company that has developed a power-to-gas (P2G) process to convert renewable energy and carbon dioxide into pipeline-grade biomethane.
14 Jul 2021
A Growing Interest in Vanadium, But Competition is Keeping The Pace
The Vanadium Redox Flow Battery (VRFB) has been the first redox flow battery to be commercialized and to bring light to the flow battery technology. In the latest update of the IDTechEx report, "Redox Flow Batteries 2021-2031", a substantial forward-looking approach has been assumed in forecasting the trend of adoption of this technology, with a multi-billion market size in 2031.
1 Jul 2021
Wrightbus Launches Rapid-Charge Double Deck
Wrightbus, already leading the world with its pioneering hydrogen technology, today unveils the latest addition to its zero-emission arsenal - a rapid-charge electric double-deck.
14 Jun 2021
Highlights from Dassault Systèmes' 2021 Industry Analyst Meeting. Dassault Systèmes hosted a virtual two-day event to share their company strategy, progress, and successes.
14 May 2021
Self Learning Robots go Full Steam Ahead
Researchers have shown that a group of small autonomous, self-learning robots can adapt easily to changing circumstances. They connected these simple robots in a line, after which each individual robot taught itself to move forward as quickly as possible.
19 Apr 2021
Carbon Dots from Human Hair Boost Solar Cells
Researchers have used carbon dots, created from human hair waste sourced from a barbershop, to create a kind of "armour" to improve the performance of cutting-edge solar technology.
7 Dec 2020
Smart Cities: Nothing New Under the Sun
While the basic smart city ideas are mainly updates, the materials and devices enabling them are certainly new and they do add remarkable new functions.
3 Dec 2020
Alleviating Patient Backlog After COVID: The Role of AI in Radiology
The sudden spread of COVID-19 in early 2020 has considerably exacerbated the existing issue of growing patient backlogs. Image recognition artificial intelligence (AI) represents a potential solution to this problem.
23 Nov 2020
Circular End of Life Supply Chain for EV Batteries in the UK
A ground-breaking project to create a new circular end-of-life supply chain for the electric vehicle industry is being led by EMR Metals Recycling. The project has won grant support from the UK Government's Advanced Propulsion Centre.
17 Nov 2020
Customisable Humanoid Robots for the Elderly
Staying independent and in familiar surroundings as long as possible in old age - this is the wish of the most of us. It will be made possible by humanoid assistance robots that help people cope with everyday life and wearable robots that support the movements of the wearer.