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AMP Appoints Prominent Strategy and Engineering Executives, Expands Leadership in Battery, Charging and Cloud Solutions Across E-Mobility

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 9:44pm

To lead our growing engineering efforts in India, Yoga joins us with a stellar record across the energy and e-scooter worlds.

Key Points: 
  • To lead our growing engineering efforts in India, Yoga joins us with a stellar record across the energy and e-scooter worlds.
  • His leadership and engineering experience across the automotive and energy worlds will help AMP grow agile and impactful hardware/software development teams in the country.
  • Yoga earned a bachelor's in engineering at Bangalore University before holding engineering roles at Coldwatt India, Cypress Semiconductor, Tejas Networks and Schneider Electric.
  • AMP is a world leader in connected battery management, charging and cloud technologies that power electric mobility from micro-mobility, automotive, ridesharing, drones, heavy industrial machinery,tohigh-speed and hypersonic transportation.

Volocopter Partners with Urban Movement Labs of Los Angeles

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 12:30pm

LOS ANGELES and BRUCHSAL, Germany, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Volocopter, the pioneer of urban air mobility (UAM), announced that it has partnered with Los Angeles-based Urban Movement Labs (UML) to explore the application of Volocopter's UAM solutions in the Los Angeles area.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES and BRUCHSAL, Germany, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Volocopter, the pioneer of urban air mobility (UAM), announced that it has partnered with Los Angeles-based Urban Movement Labs (UML) to explore the application of Volocopter's UAM solutions in the Los Angeles area.
  • "Our partnership with Urban Movement Labs is a great entryway into the US with our innovative UAM services," says Christian Bauer, Volocopter CCO.
  • "Volocopter is one of the promising urban air mobility options for adding new layers of connectivity and travel options for Angelenos," said Clint Harper, Urban Air Mobility Fellow with Urban Movement Labs.
  • With the support of Los Angeles' Mayor's Office, Urban Movement Labs aims to make Los Angeles the model city for safe, sustainable, equitable, and efficient movement of people and goods and replicate these learnings around the world.

DGAP-News: Compleo continues to expand its market position in H1 2021

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 7:02am

Dortmund, September 15, 2021 - Compleo Charging Solutions AG ("Compleo"), a leading provider of charging solutions for electric vehicles, continued on its growth path in the first half of 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Dortmund, September 15, 2021 - Compleo Charging Solutions AG ("Compleo"), a leading provider of charging solutions for electric vehicles, continued on its growth path in the first half of 2021.
  • Revenues from the DC charging station segment increased by 16.3% to EUR 5.9 million (H1 2020: EUR 5.1 million).
  • Adjusted EBITDA amounted to EUR -4.0 million in the first half of 2021, EUR 3.6 million below the comparative figure (H1 2020: EUR -0.4 million).
  • Compleo is thus increasingly expanding its market position in order to make optimal use of the enormous potential for charging solutions in Europe.

Sila Rolls out Breakthrough Engineered Material for Li-ion Batteries With WHOOP 4.0, the First Commercially Available Device Powered With Sila Science

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 5:06pm

Silas silicon anode chemistry dramatically increases the energy density of batteries, reducing battery size without sacrificing safety or performance.

Key Points: 
  • Silas silicon anode chemistry dramatically increases the energy density of batteries, reducing battery size without sacrificing safety or performance.
  • Proven and now commercially available in WHOOP 4.0, the latest fitness and health wearable from WHOOP, the human performance company, Sila science has the ability to unlock innovations in consumer product design, the electric vehicle industry, and renewable energy.
  • Silas silicon anode chemistry dramatically increases the energy density of batteries, reducing battery size without sacrificing safety or performance.
  • Powered with Sila science, WHOOP 4.0 is a smaller, sleeker product with 17 percent higher energy densityenabling a 5-day battery life and enhanced sensors for improved fitness tracking.

Vay Unveils ‘TeleDriving’ As a New Path to Autonomous Future

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 2:27am

Over time, while serving customers and based on high quality teledriving data, Vay is able to launch autonomous features gradually - starting with the ones that are safe and ready to deploy.

Key Points: 
  • Over time, while serving customers and based on high quality teledriving data, Vay is able to launch autonomous features gradually - starting with the ones that are safe and ready to deploy.
  • Recent technological and regulatory advancements will allow Vay to remove the safety driver from its vehicles next year.
  • In addition, when compared with conventional driving from within a car, Vays teledrivers have augmented skills, including 360-degree blindspot-free vision.
  • Recent technological and regulatory advancements will allow Vay to remove the safety driver from its vehicles next year.

IBM and Mercedes develop "Stolen Vehicle Help" for Mercedes me service

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 5:00am

EHNINGEN, Germany and ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Mercedes announced the successful development of "Urban Guard - Stolen Vehicle Help," a recently launched service in the Mercedes me app designed to help find and recover stolen vehicles. The solution builds on prior collaboration between IBM and Daimler, Mercedes' parent company, to develop connected car services such as "ready to."

Key Points: 
  • EHNINGEN, Germany and ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM ) and Mercedes announced the successful development of "Urban Guard - Stolen Vehicle Help," a recently launched service in the Mercedes me app designed to help find and recover stolen vehicles.
  • The solution builds on prior collaboration between IBM and Daimler, Mercedes' parent company, to develop connected car services such as " ready to ."
  • Built into the Mercedes me App, the "Urban Guard Stolen Vehicle Help" service is designed to help customers and law enforcement track and recover stolen vehicles.
  • Given the importance of speed in the event of a theft, the "Stolen Vehicle Help" service collects relevant vehicle and customer data that can help law enforcement identify and recover a vehicle.

IBM and Mercedes develop "Stolen Vehicle Help" for Mercedes me service

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 5:00am

EHNINGEN, Germany and ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Mercedes announced the successful development of "Urban Guard - Stolen Vehicle Help," a recently launched service in the Mercedes me app designed to help find and recover stolen vehicles. The solution builds on prior collaboration between IBM and Daimler, Mercedes' parent company, to develop connected car services such as "ready to."

Key Points: 
  • EHNINGEN, Germany and ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM ) and Mercedes announced the successful development of "Urban Guard - Stolen Vehicle Help," a recently launched service in the Mercedes me app designed to help find and recover stolen vehicles.
  • The solution builds on prior collaboration between IBM and Daimler, Mercedes' parent company, to develop connected car services such as " ready to ."
  • Built into the Mercedes me App, the "Urban Guard Stolen Vehicle Help" service is designed to help customers and law enforcement track and recover stolen vehicles.
  • Given the importance of speed in the event of a theft, the "Stolen Vehicle Help" service collects relevant vehicle and customer data that can help law enforcement identify and recover a vehicle.

Sono Motors Reaches 14,000 Reservations Worth Over $350 Million

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 5:07pm

With the Sion, Sono Motors aims to be an attractive price-value leader in the medium size segment, at an estimated net sales price point of just $25,670.

Key Points: 
  • With the Sion, Sono Motors aims to be an attractive price-value leader in the medium size segment, at an estimated net sales price point of just $25,670.
  • The Sono Motors Community created this interactive map showing the geographical distribution of the reservations made.
  • "14,000 reservations, with an average down payment of $3,300, is unequivocal proof that the Sion both is wanted and needed.
  • Sono Motors' Sion intends to blend disruptive technology with affordability to enable individual contribution to global sustainability.

World's First 10 Minute Charge Li-ion Silicon-dominant 4680 Cylindrical Cell Prototype Produced By StoreDot

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 9:00am

In a world-first, the company demonstrated the prototype 4680 form factor that is fully charged in just 10 minutes.

Key Points: 
  • In a world-first, the company demonstrated the prototype 4680 form factor that is fully charged in just 10 minutes.
  • The work is covered with five patents in the area of cell design and uses StoreDot's continuous tab technology.
  • Such cell design increases throughput and addresses safety and performance issues typically associated with the hard case structure of cylindrical cells.
  • 4680 cylindrical cell format requires unique chemistry adaptation to offset greater internal pressures, gas release and avoidance of potential leakage.

World's First 10 Minute Charge Li-ion Silicon-dominant 4680 Cylindrical Cell Prototype Produced By StoreDot

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 9:00am

HERZELIYA, Israel, Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- StoreDot, the pioneer of extreme fast charging battery technology for electric vehicles, reveals its ground-breaking silicon-dominant technology applied in extreme fast charging (XFC) cylindrical cells. In a world-first, the company demonstrated the prototype 4680 form factor that is fully charged in just 10 minutes.

Key Points: 
  • In a world-first, the company demonstrated the prototype 4680 form factor that is fully charged in just 10 minutes.
  • The work is covered with five patents in the area of cell design and uses StoreDot's continuous tab technology.
  • Such cell design increases throughput and addresses safety and performance issues typically associated with the hard case structure of cylindrical cells.
  • 4680 cylindrical cell format requires unique chemistry adaptation to offset greater internal pressures, gas release and avoidance of potential leakage.