Dafo Vehicle introducing Li-IonFire™ increasing the safety of electric and hybrid electric vehicle operations

As there is a global transition to renewable fuels, there is an increasing demand for electric or hybrid vehicles (EV and HEV). However, knowledge is limited about the new fire risks associated with vehicles having these new energy carriers. Consequences connected to risks of Li-ion batteries, in case of a malfunction, can be serious, for Read more about Dafo Vehicle introducing Li-IonFire™ increasing the safety of electric and hybrid electric vehicle operations[…]

New boat brand Voltaire Electric Yachts launches and reveals its first all-electric power boat

Today Voltaire Electric Yachts announces its official start of operation as well as the launch of its first all-electric boat. The German-US company has developed an entirely new concept of power boat with a holistic approach on zero-emission, sustainability, performance and luxury. The underlying goal is to build recreational boats that are fit for the Read more about New boat brand Voltaire Electric Yachts launches and reveals its first all-electric power boat[…]

TDK brings redundancy to its TMR angle sensor portfolio and aligns with ASIL D safety standard

TAD4140 is a new, fully redundant TMR angle sensor with digital output in a TSSOP16 package for automotive and industrial applications The new sensor is able to simultaneously measure speed, direction, and motor position High-angular accuracy, high-diagnostic coverage, and advanced compensation algorithms make sensor suitable for BLDC motor commutation applications Full-signal redundancy with two electrically-isolated Read more about TDK brings redundancy to its TMR angle sensor portfolio and aligns with ASIL D safety standard[…]

Mouser Electronics New Product Insider: June 2020

As an authorized distributor, Mouser Electronics, Inc. is focused on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies, giving customers an edge and helping speed time to market. Over 800 semiconductor and electronic component manufacturers count on Mouser to help them introduce their products into the global marketplace. Mouser’s customers can expect 100% certified, genuine Read more about Mouser Electronics New Product Insider: June 2020[…]

TOP 100: HARTING innovation leader among German SMEs

The HARTING Technology Group ranks among the innovation leaders of Germany’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SME). The Top 100 were recently recognised for the 27th time. Science journalist and contest mentor Ranga Yogeshwar was impressed by the companies’ achievements, with the victorious SMEs demonstrating their innovative prowess in connection with an independent scientific analysis. A Read more about TOP 100: HARTING innovation leader among German SMEs[…]

Electrifying the Nordic Wilderness. Tesla Model 3 the delta4x4 way

In the vast Norwegian wilderness of unspeakable beauty, of untamed nature, of Elks and fjords, one of the best-selling vehicles just happens to be the Tesla. This iconic electric car is not well suited for the Nordic terrain. The Tesla’s batteries situated deep down in the vehicle can make driving in this at times unpredictable Read more about Electrifying the Nordic Wilderness. Tesla Model 3 the delta4x4 way[…]

TECHART launches individualization and refinement range for the Porsche Taycan models

It is known that Porsche owners considering an individually refined interior, engine power enhancements or exterior styling upgrades are in good hands appealing to the renowned German premium refinement company TECHART. With the development of its new individualization range for the Porsche Taycan models, TECHART puts the owners’ individual perception of the ideal all-electric sportscar Read more about TECHART launches individualization and refinement range for the Porsche Taycan models[…]

DNV GL grants eCap Mobility “Approval in Principle” for maritime application of Re-Fire fuel cells

In November 2019, eCap, as a leading provider of electric mobility solutions, began a partnership with Re-Fire Technology, the market leader in the field of fuel cell technologies. The cooperation aims to bundle the technical and economic know-how of both partners for the joint development of cross-sector fuel cell projects. The first milestone of this Read more about DNV GL grants eCap Mobility “Approval in Principle” for maritime application of Re-Fire fuel cells[…]

Slump in the Swiss passenger car market continues in May

The reopening of the Swiss car dealerships on 11 May was certainly associated with high hopes. However, the registration statistics available for May now show that this had at most a damage-limiting effect: just over 13,600 registered passenger cars meant a further drop of 51.8% compared with the same month last year. Registrations of light Read more about Slump in the Swiss passenger car market continues in May[…]

TÜV Rheinland, Twaice and Autovista examine the impact of battery treatment on residual values of electric vehicles

TÜV Rheinland, Autovista Group and TWAICE have paired up to explore the potential impact of Battery Health Reports (BHR) on remarketing success of the battery electric vehicle (BEV) in a new whitepaper. Besides age and mileage, driver profile has a major impact on how long a battery lasts. In the absence of documentation of how Read more about TÜV Rheinland, Twaice and Autovista examine the impact of battery treatment on residual values of electric vehicles[…]