Research Articles

31 Jul 2017

Energy independent vehicles key to solving grid problems

IDTechEx Chairman Dr Peter Harrop gives his view on the recent announcement from the UK National Grid that peak impact of electric cars in the UK will be equivalent to capacity of 6 nuclear plants.
28 Jul 2017

Battery Elimination in Electronics and Electrical Engineering 2018

Forecasts from IDTechEx Battery Elimination in Electronics and Electrical Engineering 2018-2028 report.
28 Jul 2017

Huge orders to come for electric buses

Cars are so yesterday. By contrast, the demand for buses will power on up, with no peaking for decades.
28 Jul 2017

Mobile robots will transform material handling, logistics industries

Mobile robotics in material handling and logistics will become a $75bn market by 2027. It will then more than double by 2038. These staggering headline figures mask turbulent transformative change underneath: some technologies will rise and transform the fortunes of industries, fuelling growth rates far outpacing recent trends, whilst others will face with decay and obsolescence. We are at the beginning of the beginning of a transformative change, and the time to plan is now.
25 Jul 2017

Webinar Tuesday 8 August - New Technologies for Metal 3D Printing

IDTechEx is hosting a free webinar 'New Technologies for Metal 3D Printing' on Tuesday 8 August.
24 Jul 2017

Energy Independent Electric Vehicles Overview

Energy Independent Electric Vehicles (EIVs) are the end game and IDTechEx will be showcasing the opportunities at their next event.
24 Jul 2017

Challenges on the road to 3D bioprinted organs

In IDTechEx Research's report 3D Bioprinting 2017 - 2027: Technologies, Markets, Forecasts, we predict that the regenerative medicine market has the potential to be the largest application for 3D bioprinting, and that the replacement of damaged and failing organs by 3D bioprinting is not limited to science fiction after all. But how far away is this future?
21 Jul 2017

The fibre composite market: A land of opportunities

It is easy to look at an industry like composites and quickly dismiss it as slow-moving and of no real interest to you or your company, but the chances are you would be wrong.
20 Jul 2017

3D Printing Metals 2018-2028

Forecasts for IDTechEx 3D Printing Metals 2018-2028 report.
20 Jul 2017

Mobile Robots and Drones in Material Handling and Logistics 2018-2038

Forecasts from Mobile Robots and Drones in Material Handling and Logistics 2018-2038 report.
20 Jul 2017

Last Mile Delivery: Trillion Dollar Battle of the Titans

The new IDTechEx Research report, Last Mile Electric Vehicles 2018-2028 concerns goods and people reaching final destination such as down the pathway past the guard dog or riding from the train station.
17 Jul 2017

Webinar Thursday 3 August - Opportunities for LPWAN Technologies

IDTechEx is hosting a free webinar on opportunities for LPWAN technologies on Thursday 3 August.