24 Jan 2022
Britishvolt to Build UK Battery Gigaplant to Meet EV Demand
Britishvolt is powering ahead with its historic plans for its first full-scale electric-vehicle Gigaplant in Northumberland and is delighted that the project is receiving support from the Government through its Automotive Transformation Fund, delivered by the Advanced Propulsion Centre.
1 Nov 2021
United Kingdom's Largest Supplier of Green, Renewable Hydrogen
Fortescue Future Industries signs agreement with JCB and Ryze Hydrogen to become United Kingdom's largest supplier of green, renewable hydrogen.
20 Oct 2021
World's Largest Wind Farm Fully Operational
The world's largest floating windfarm is now fully commissioned and delivering green electricity to Scotland's grid. The 50 MW Kincardine Offshore Windfarm is located 15 km off the coast of Aberdeenshire, in water depths ranging from 60m to 80m.
12 Jun 2021
Parker Lord: Dispensable Gap Fillers
Dr James Edmondson interviewed Parker Lord to discuss their dispensable gap filler thermal interface materials for the EV market.
25 May 2021
BEV Thermal Management Innovation 2021
Battery Electric Vehicle Thermal Management Innovation 2021 was an online event that took place between 10th-14th May 2021. The focus was around thermal management materials, strategies and components for electric vehicles (EVs). This IDTechEx premium article presents some of the highlights.
5 May 2021
Huber Martinswerk: Thermal Additives
Huber produces a portfolio of thermal management solutions based on alumina, aluminium hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide to suit a variety of application materials and industries.
The materials covered in this interview focused on Huber's solutions for thermal interface materials (TIMs).
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.
9 Mar 2021
Sustainable Trains for London's Piccadilly Line
Transport for London and Siemens Mobility have unveiled the detailed design of the new generation Tube trains for the Piccadilly line, which will soon be in production to replace the existing 1970s fleet.
23 Nov 2020
Highlights from the Thermal Management Systems Digital Summit
In this premium article, IDTechEx cover some of the thermal management highlights from the presentations at the Thermal Management Systems Digital Summit held online on 17th-18th November 2020
9 Nov 2020
AI, Machine Learning to end Plastic Waste
The Plastics Mission, one of 12 missions in development by CSIRO is using science and technology, to address Australia's plastics waste issue.
2 Jul 2020
JCB Unveils World's First Hydrogen Digger
JCB chairman Lord Bamford and his son Jo, who runs Ryse Hydrogen and Wrightbus, have spent two years working on the construction industry's first ever hydrogen-powered excavator and a further year testing the prototype.
19 Jun 2020
Parker Lord: Flame-Resistant Coatings for EV Batteries
Fire safety for EV battery packs is a key factor for consumers, OEM manufacturers and materials suppliers. Parker Lord recently hosted a webinar on this topic on 17/06/20 detailing their coatings for this application.
11 Jun 2020
Parker Lord: EV Battery Pack Serviceability
Serviceability of EV battery packs is a key factor for consumers, OEM manufacturers and materials suppliers. Parker Lord recently hosted a webinar on this topic on 10/06/20 detailing their solutions and considerations for the industry.
20 Mar 2020
Thermal Interface Materials for Electric Vehicle Battery Packs
The EV market is booming. The battery is a key feature for both cost and performance, the chemistry and cell levels are extensively discussed. However, everything else that goes into a pack is often overlooked.
6 Feb 2020
City of Adelaide Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity
In a first for a South Australian council, the City of Adelaide's operations will be powered by 100 per cent renewable electricity as part of a power purchase deal from 1 July 2020.
13 Dec 2019
Start of Production of Mercedes-Benz eSprinter
The founder of its own segment - the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter - is taking the next step and will, in the future, also be operating fully electrically too.