22 Jun 2022
100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel Used on a Regional Commercial Aircraft
Regional aircraft manufacturer ATR, Swedish airline Braathens Regional Airlines and sustainable aviation fuel supplier Neste collaborated to enable the first ever 100% sustainable aviation fuel-powered test flight on a commercial regional aircraft.
25 May 2022
EDPR Enteres Into Agreement With Lhyfe to Foster Renewable Hydrogen
EDP Renewables, the world's fourth largest wind energy producer, has entered into an industrial agreement with Lhyfe, a world pioneer in renewable green hydrogen production, to jointly identify, develop, build and manage projects in this business area.
18 May 2022
Microgrid for a Future Lunar Base
NASA's plan for its concept Artemis lunar base is that it will serve as a technology proving ground for the eventual human exploration of Mars. The base camp concept consists of a habitation unit — complete with room for up to four astronauts — as well as the potential for separate mining and fuel processing. Early Artemis missions will include short stays at the base camp with the goal to build up to stays of two months at a time.
22 Mar 2022
One of the Largest Ever Sustainable Aviation Fuel Deals
DHL Express and Neste have announced a significant step towards decarbonizing aviation logistics by expanding their existing cooperation with a new strategic collaboration. In the next five years, Neste will supply DHL with approximately 320,000 tons (400 million liters) of Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel. The agreement is Neste's largest for Sustainable Aviation Fuel to date and one of the largest sustainable aviation fuel agreements in the aviation industry.
16 Nov 2021
Global Energy Storage First Major Investment Port of Rotterdam
Global Energy Storage, which launched in May this year, announces its first major investment at Europoort in the Port of Rotterdam. It is buying an interest in part of the assets of the Stargate Terminal from Gunvor Group and will develop more than 20 hectares at the heart of the port. The deal has been formally approved by the Port of Rotterdam Authority.
2 Nov 2021
Licella has developed a catalytic hydrothermal reactor for recycling biomass and end-of-life plastic. IDTechEx spoke with Senior VP of Business Development in North America, Dr Alan Del Paggio.
7 Jul 2021
Electric Boats & Ships: Five Key Battery Suppliers
The IDTechEx report "Electric Leisure & Sea-going Boats and Ships 2021-2040" reveals the battery demand expected from maritime transport over the next two decades, from leisure boats to ocean-crossing ships. In this article, IDTechEx summarizes the leading battery suppliers underpinning the industry.
22 Apr 2021
Dow: Silicone Sealing for EVs
Various components within EVs require sealing including the battery enclosures, coolant lines and many others. Dow has a range of silicone sealing solutions tailored for the electric vehicle market.
9 Mar 2021
DuPont acquired Laird Performance Materials - Why?
This shows strong patenting of terahertz advances with Japan, China and US in the lead and many companies involved.
8 Mar 2021
Where are the Innovations in Thermal Interface Materials
Thermal management is one of the most important topics in a wide range of applications; from electric vehicle battery packs through to consumer electronics, there is a pressing need to dissipate heat efficiently. Thermal interface materials (TIM) come in numerous types and play a crucial role in the thermal transfer from a heat source. This article looks at what the major innovations are for these materials and why those developments are significant.