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.
18 Apr 2019
Mercedes-Benz lays foundation for battery factory, Untertürkheim site
With the symbolic foundation laying ceremony for the first battery factory, the Mercedes-Benz Untertürkheim plant is advancing its transformation into a high-tech location for electric mobility.
14 Mar 2019
Porsche lays the foundations for continued growth
Porsche is investing more than 600 million euro to expand its factory in Leipzig, which will allow the company to set an important course for the future of its site in Saxony and the production of future models. The first car to benefit from extended factory premises will be the next generation of the Macan: As a purely electrically powered vehicle based on the "Premium Platform Electric" architecture, the new Macan will roll off the assembly line in Leipzig at the beginning of the next decade.
19 Feb 2019
Innovative solar powered, High Altitude Pseudo Satellite
Ordnance Survey and a team of world-leading aeronautic engineers are developing a highly innovative solar powered, High Altitude Pseudo Satellite that is going to change the face of Earth observation and the way we map our planet.
18 Oct 2018
A report from Solar & Storage Live 2018
Solar & Storage Live is one of the UK renewable energy industry's premier annual events and is attended by a range of technology developers and policy makers with an interest in the solar & storage market, both in the UK and internationally.
29 May 2018
Mercedes-Benz buses for Poland
From September 2018, 86 Mercedes-Benz city buses will be arriving to reinforce the fleet of the Krakow public transport authority. Poland's second-largest public transport authority has placed an order for 56 Mercedes-Benz Citaro and 30 Mercedes-Benz Citaro hybrid vehicles.
11 Apr 2018
Electric excavator - quiet, zero emission
JCB has unveiled its first ever electric excavator - the quietest digger in its range and one delivering zero emissions.
8 Mar 2018
New Drone Standards in 2018 set to revolutionise UK and global economy
New Drone Standards are to be unveiled for the first time in Spring 2018 which are expected to lead to strengthened public confidence in safety, security and compliance within an industry which is set to be one of the fastest growth sectors in the world.
13 Dec 2017
Report on IDTechEx Show! USA 2017
The following article summarises some of the key observations made by IDTechEx analysts during the IDTechEx Show! It contains details of many of the companies demonstrating products during the exhibition, notable presentations given and summaries of relevant conversations and recent updates.
30 Oct 2017
Mayors of 12 pioneering cities in zero emissions pledge
Mayors of 12 cities commit to procure only zero-emission buses from 2025 and ensure that major areas of their city are zero emission by 2030.
22 Sep 2017
Mobile electrics at watts to kilowatts without batteries
Battery elimination, indeed elimination of all energy storage, is moving to even higher power, from electronics to electrical engineering.