Swiss electric sports car manufacturer Piëch Automotive is hiring new management staff from BMW, Porsche and Tesla to press ahead with the market launch of the luxury sports car.
For the past three years, Tessie Hartjes has been writing about how the Dutch start-up Lightyear has evolved from a student team to one of the most promising Dutch start-ups. This is her last column.
Every other week we take a look with sustainability expert and Innovation Origins columnist Auke Hoekstra at what caught his eye where the preservation of our planet is concerned.
Are self-driving cars and the Hyperloop just futuristic dreams? Not for the Dutch transport expert Geurt Hupkes who predicted these as far back as 1970. Jan Wouters goes back to the future.
Featured today is XYZ Dynamics, one of the recipients of this year's Gerard and Anton Awards for promising innovative and entrepreneurial start-ups in the Dutch Brainport Eindhoven region.
The Technology company Lightyear from Helmond (the Netherlands) has secured two new partners with BOM Brabant Ventures and Sioux Technologies. Lightyear develops electric cars with […]
On June 3, 2020, the German government decided to increase the subsidy for e-vehicles as part of a corona economic stimulus package. Purchasers of electric […]
Dutch start-up Lightyear from Helmond has once more pulled off a coup. Today it was announced that the company that emerged from Solar Team Eindhoven […]
Each week we take a look with EV specialist and Innovation Origins columnist Auke Hoekstra at what caught his eye on topical issues or what […]
As early as 2013 it was clear to Christian Flechl: e-mobility is the future. But what bothered him though, were the inconvenient charging systems. At […]
Sutherland Avenue in the London borough of Westminster is the first street in the United Kingdom to have its lampposts converted into charging stations for […]
The Austrian engine manufacturer Rotax unveiled the very first zero-emission snowmobile last week. The electric vehicle gets its energy from a fuel cell that runs […]
Wait a few more years and you’ll see that electric cars will be the equivalent of petrol cars. That’s as far as Total Cost of […]
The German company Sono Motors which makes electric cars with solar panels on the roof saw the bottom of the greenhouse come into view last […]
Australian and German researchers have applied for a patent for a new type of lithium-sulfur battery that is much lighter, cleaner and more powerful than […]
Taken down your Christmas tree yet? Good. Now let’s look ahead to the new year with EV specialist and IO columnist Auke Hoekstra. Although in […]
”Your sneak preview of the future” is the slogan of Innovation Origins, and that’s just what we will highlight with our Start-up of the Week […]
How can scientists – together with companies and societal organizations – accelerate the transition to renewable energy and mobility? And how can you help? My […]
I make models for electric vehicles and the transition to renewable energy at the Eindhoven University of Technology and that means I follow electric vehicle […]
It is not always easy to find a charging station for your electric car. And once you have found one, charging the battery generally takes […]