Electrical mobility

KPIT and ZF form development cooperation for industry-leading middleware solution

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

The continual increase in software complexity coupled with high-performance computing infrastructure needs a robust and dependable middleware solution.

Key Points: 
  • The continual increase in software complexity coupled with high-performance computing infrastructure needs a robust and dependable middleware solution.
  • This cooperation will also bring onboard solutions from other technology companies, including semiconductor specialists, software companies, cloud services and start-ups.
  • The middleware development will draw upon KPIT's experience in several production programs, expertise in architecture consulting & software integration and its strengths in cloud based connected services.
  • Kishor Patil, CEO, KPIT Technologies, said "We are very excited to cooperate with ZF for developing an industry leading middleware solution.

EO Charging Partners with Mercedes-Benz Vans to Accelerate Electrification

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 8:30am

As part of the charging program, EO resolved any Europe-wide on-site or remote issue in an average time of under three hours.

Key Points: 
  • As part of the charging program, EO resolved any Europe-wide on-site or remote issue in an average time of under three hours.
  • This explains why Mercedes-Benz Vans UK has chosen to add EO as a charging partner.
  • EO Charging recently announced an agreement for a business combination with First Reserve Sustainable Growth Corp. (NASDAQ: FRSG), which is expected to result in EO Charging becoming a public company listed on the NASDAQ exchange.
  • EO Charging (EO) is a leading technology solutions provider in the EV sector.

Ni Hsin Signs HOA with MNA Energy to Develop Battery Technology for EV Two Wheelers

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 10:00am

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 12, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Ni Hsin EV Tech Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Main Market-listed Ni Hsin Group Berhad (formerly known as Ni Hsin Resources Berhad) ("Ni Hsin"), today entered into a Heads of Agreement ("HOA") with MNA Energy Sdn Bhd ("MNAE") to develop battery technology for electric motorcycles (EV Two Wheelers) as well as participate in the business and growth of MNAE.

Key Points: 
  • KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 12, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Ni Hsin EV Tech Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Main Market-listed Ni Hsin Group Berhad (formerly known as Ni Hsin Resources Berhad) ("Ni Hsin"), today entered into a Heads of Agreement ("HOA") with MNA Energy Sdn Bhd ("MNAE") to develop battery technology for electric motorcycles (EV Two Wheelers) as well as participate in the business and growth of MNAE.
  • MNAE produces battery energy storage systems for electric mobility and stationary applications such as telecommunications towers and solar energy farms.
  • It is pioneering Electric Mobility-as-a-Service (EMaaS) in Malaysia, by developing SmartSwap - a game-changing turnkey solution for a battery swapping infrastructure for Electric Motorcycles.
  • Khoo Chee Kong, Managing Director of Ni Hsin EV Tech Sdn Bhd, said: "We see EV Two Wheelers leading the adoption of alternative power sources that can reduce carbon footprint and transition towards a greener economy.

ZF becomes a full supplier for autonomous shuttle systems

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 6:54pm

HAMBURG, Germany, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --ZF is expanding its range of products for autonomous and electric shuttle systems.

Key Points: 
  • HAMBURG, Germany, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --ZF is expanding its range of products for autonomous and electric shuttle systems.
  • Currently, municipalities and urban mobility operators need a lot of knowledge and resources to set up autonomous passenger transport systems.
  • "Our solution is available immediately and can make an immediate contribution to reducing local traffic-related emissions," explains Torsten Gollewski, Head of Autonomous Mobility Systems at ZF.
  • Oxbotica supplies the software for autonomous driving functions, which can be integrated into the ZF ProAI supercomputer and also runs in the autonomous shuttle systems.

A $1.9 Billion Global Opportunity for Mobility Scooters by 2026 - New Research from StrategyR

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 4:05pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Mobility Scooters - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Mobility Scooters - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .
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    Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Mobility Scooters estimated at US$1.4 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$1.9 Billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 5.9% over the analysis period.
  • This influencer driven interactive research platform is at the core of our primary research engagements and draws from unique perspectives of participating executives worldwide.
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc., ( www.strategyr.com ) is a renowned market research publisher the world`s only influencer driven market research company.

Embark and ZF Collaborate to Validate Automatic Steering Control in Self-Driving Trucks

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:05pm

With the EUI, Embark enables carriers to begin trials and deployment of Embark self-driving software on trucks from the carriers preferred OEM.

Key Points: 
  • With the EUI, Embark enables carriers to begin trials and deployment of Embark self-driving software on trucks from the carriers preferred OEM.
  • Embark has tested ZF technology for four years and this collaboration will take the relationship to the next level.
  • ZF will provide access to the prototype ReAX steering solution and engineering support to Embark, including installation and operation of the system.
  • For example, under conditions such as loss of communication or ignition, ZF ReAX steering system can be enabled to support fail operations.

IAA premieres: ZF sets the pace for sustainable mobility

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 1:00pm

MUNICH, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --At IAA Mobility in Munich, ZF, as a comprehensive system provider for sustainable mobility, presents its innovations - setting the tone for e-mobility and powerful central computers.

Key Points: 
  • MUNICH, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --At IAA Mobility in Munich, ZF, as a comprehensive system provider for sustainable mobility, presents its innovations - setting the tone for e-mobility and powerful central computers.
  • - Seldom has a ZF motto been so fitting as is it is for IAA Mobility 2021 in Munich - when society's mobility needs are in a state of upheaval.
  • With its products and solutions, ZF is helping to establish this in society, making it increasingly visible in everyday life," says ZF CEO Wolf-HenningScheiderat IAA Mobility.
  • This suits us at ZF very well, because we are at home in almost all areas of mobility."

ZF launches high-performance Mid-Range Radar enhancing AD and advanced safety

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 2:00pm

ZF's mid-range radar is a high-performance 77GHz front radar designed to meet 2022+ Euro NCAP 5-Star Safety Ratings and enable semi-automated driving functions.

Key Points: 
  • ZF's mid-range radar is a high-performance 77GHz front radar designed to meet 2022+ Euro NCAP 5-Star Safety Ratings and enable semi-automated driving functions.
  • "Mid-range radar is an important part of the ZF radar portfolio due to its performance and flexibility characteristics at competitive cost," said Christophe Marnat, executive vice president, ZF Electronics and Advanced Driver Assist Systems Division.
  • ZF's radar portfolio is an outstanding complement to its advanced camera systems where ZF is the world leader in forward-facing object recognition camera production.
  • The combination of Mid-Range radar and advanced camera technologies help provide the accurate fusion of sensor data for augmenting advanced safety and semi-automated functions.

LUCAS TVS Plans to Invest in a Giga Factory to Manufacture Innovative and Disruptive SemiSolid™ Cells in India

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 2:00pm

Lucas TVS will be the first to introduce SemiSolidTM lithium-ion batteries produced in India and specifically designed for the Indian market.

Key Points: 
  • Lucas TVS will be the first to introduce SemiSolidTM lithium-ion batteries produced in India and specifically designed for the Indian market.
  • Lucas TVS plans to build products using different chemistries, in Pouch and Prismatic cell formats, with high energy density.
  • Lucas TVS believes in investing in the next-generation technologies, which is why we chose to partner with 24M, stated Mr. T.K.
  • Lucas TVS Ltd., is an Indian manufacturing leader in mechatronic components for automotive, EV, industrial and consumer industries.

SES, a Lithium-Metal Battery Supplier for Electric Vehicles, to Participate in the Raymond James 2021 Diversified Industrials Conference

Monday, August 23, 2021 - 1:00pm

SES is the world leader in development and manufacturing of high-performance Li-Metal batteries for automotive and transportation applications.

Key Points: 
  • SES is the world leader in development and manufacturing of high-performance Li-Metal batteries for automotive and transportation applications.
  • Founded in 2012, SES is an integrated Li-Metal battery manufacturer with strong capabilities in material, cell, module, AI-powered safety algorithms, and recycling.
  • Formerly known as SolidEnergy Systems, SES is headquartered in Singapore and has operations in Boston, Shanghai and Seoul.
  • Ivanhoe was formed to seek a target in industries related to the paradigm shift away from fossil fuels towards the electrification of industry and society.