Robert Bosch GmbH
Robert Bosch GmbH are developing lidar modules, while Robert Bosch Venture Capital have invested in three lidar start-ups.
Bosch extends the service life of electric vehicle batteries
Stress makes cells age faster. Something that geneticists have long since demonstrated for the human body is also true for electric-vehicle battery cells. The older the batteries get, the lower their performance and capacity, and the shorter the range of the vehicle. To help batteries last longer, Bosch is developing new cloud services that supplement the individual vehicles' battery-management systems.
Bosch to assume full control of electric motor manufacturer EM-motive
Bosch is now assuming full control of EM-motive, one of Europe's most successful manufacturers of electric motors. Bosch and Daimler set up EM-motive GmbH as a fifty-fifty joint venture in 2011. Since then, it has manufactured some 450,000 electric motors.
Bosch launches its automated driving initiative in China
In order to get automated driving off the ground in China, a promising concept is still needed for how to generate high-precision, up-to-the-minute maps.
Bosch Sensortec - Environmental Sensing
Bosch Sensortec manufacture sensors for incorporation with consumer electronics. They have had success in integration of motion sensors into mobile devices and have recently expanded into pressure, humidity and air quality sensing.
Smart temperature regulation increases EV range by up to 25 percent
Electric cars' limited range, especially in the winter months, has provoked a lot of discussion. Having the heating on can mean that the range of a lot of electric cars shrinks considerably.
Bosch has groundbreaking battery technology for electric vehicles
Bosch is debuting a new battery technology for electric cars that could be production-ready in as little as five years.
Agreement for joint development of piezoelectric device
LVAC, Inc and Robert Bosch GmbH have announced they have signed a basic agreement to jointly develop a piezoelectric device for MEMS.
ABB, Bosch and Cisco joint venture to unify smart home technology
ABB, Robert Bosch GmbH and Cisco Systems Inc have confirmed the formation of an international joint venture called mozaiq operations GmbH to develop and operate an open-software platform for smart homes.
Bosch, GS Yuasa, and Mitsubishi Corp to double capacity of EV battery
Robert Bosch GmbH and the Japanese companies GS Yuasa International Ltd., based in Kyoto, and Mitsubishi Corporation, based in Tokyo, have set up a joint venture.
Paper with good sound quality
At drupa print media fair, the Institute for Print and Media Technology of Chemnitz University of Technology presents printed loudspeakers on paper substrate and a solar tree with printed solar cells.
Daimler and Bosch to establish joint venture for electric motors
German automaker Daimler AG and parts manufacturer Robert Bosch GmbH say they are forming a joint venture to develop and produce motors for all-electric vehicles in Europe.
Bosch acquires control of solar subsidiary
Ventizz Capital Fund III, L.P. and Ventizz Capital Fund IV, L.P. have sold their minority interest of on an aggregate basis 49.9% in the former ersol Thin Film GmbH to Robert Bosch GmbH.
Closer look on the 2nd German stimulus package & 1st model region
With joint efforts the federal government and the German economy is going to develop Germany into an international driving market for e-mobility. The objective is to have one million electric vehicles and a further 500,000 fuel cell powered vehicles operating on Germany's roads by 2020. Germany is also strong in electric aircraft such as PC-Aero and in industrial EVs.
Heliatek receives US$ 27 million
Heliatek GmbH, a pioneer in the field of organic solar cells, is receiving US$ 27 million (€ 18 million) in a second round of financing under the lead of the pan-European venture capital firm Wellington Partners.
GreenPeak Technologies secuires US$19M in Series B funding
GreenPeak Technologies, a leading fabless semiconductor company offering innovative ultra low power wireless and battery-free data communication technologies for consumer electronics and sense and control applications, has announced the closing of a Series B financing round.
Polytos project to develop smart labels based on organic electronics
Novel research approach: Development of an overall "Organic Electronics" process to permit the industrial use of smart labels
More Activity in Printed Electronics by Western Giants
Although there are very few Western giant corporations active in printed and potentially printed electronics compared to East Asia, there are some new entrants in 2007 and some of those already active have sharply increased the level of their activity, particularly in Europe.
German Government and Industry Boost New Technology
Last year, photovoltaic modules had a global market volume of 8 billion euros. The segment is expected to grow by more than 20 percent annually between now and 2020.