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.
6 Nov 2020
Deep Learning Algorithms Helping to Clear Space Junk from our Skies
How do you measure the pose - that is the 3D rotation and 3D translation - of a piece of space junk so that a grasping satellite can capture it in real time in order to successfully remove it from Earth's orbit?
27 Oct 2020
Imec: Developing Sars-Cov-2 Test With Results in Less Than 5 Minutes
Imec begins developing SARS-CoV-2 test to identify positive cases and confirm whether someone is contagious in less than five minute. The groundbreaking approach will use virus particles in exhaled breath for quick, easy, comfortable, large-scale testing.
26 Aug 2020
Biorubber Glue for Faster Surgical Recovery and Pain Relief
Materials scientists have invented a new type of surgical glue that can help join blood vessels and close wounds faster and may also serve as a platform to deliver pain relief drugs.
17 Aug 2020
Ireland on Track to Reach 2020 Renewable Energy Target
A strong second quarter performance by Ireland's wind energy industry means Ireland is now on track to reach the 2020 renewable energy target to source 40 per cent of electricity from renewables.
6 Aug 2020
Hyundai Kia Automotive Group
The Hyundai Kia Automotive Group refers to the group of affiliated companies interconnected by complex shareholding arrangements, with Hyundai Motor Company regarded as the de facto representative of the group.
8 Jul 2020
Ceradrop manufacture digital printing equipment for the printed electronics industry and smart 3D printing. They offer both stand alone and industrial equipment.
4 Jun 2020
IDTechEx spoke with Trine Hindklev and Jon Dalzell, Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Science Officer (respectively) at Guided Knowledge. They have developed a high-end motion capture suit and digital coaching system, and are initially targeting golf training as their first application with their brand, Dragonfly Golf.