Friday 19 January 2024
International automakers accelerate lithium battery development, turning down China-made powertrains
The growing EV market keeps driving the demand for lithium batteries. Companies like CATL, BYD, LG Electronics, SK Group, and Panasonic are said to increase investment in powertrains...
Wednesday 17 January 2024
How will Taiwan-based suppliers emerge in a crowded power train market?
As power train manufacturers gear up for competition in the international market, the focus is on how Taiwan-based traditional powerhouses like Delta Electronics and new upstarts...
Wednesday 22 November 2023
Commercial powertrains drive Teco's push into India market
Teco has been actively expanding its electric vehicle (EV) efforts, seeking to produce powertrain systems integrating motors, drivers, gearboxes, and EV charging stations. Although...
Tuesday 7 November 2023
Quanta, Lite-On, and AcBel to enter EV powertrain market
Taiwanese manufacturers Quanta Computer and power supply specialists Lite-On Technology and AcBel Polytech are reportedly looking to enter the electric vehicle (EV) powertrain market,...
Monday 30 October 2023
EV tear-up findings of China auto chip localization: Q&A with UBS tech analyst Jimmy Yu
A recent UBS Evidence Lab's tear-up activity on a BYD Seal electrical vehicle showed that a high level of import substitution in automotive chips is taking place at China EV brands,...
Tuesday 17 October 2023
Fukuta joins supply chain for Mazda EV
Fukuta Electric & Machinery, an automotive powertrain supplier, is collaborating with Infineon to provide powertrain systems for electric vehicles, cutting into Mazda's supply...
Wednesday 20 September 2023
Global 200mm fabs to reach record high capacity by 2026, says SEMI
Semiconductor manufacturers worldwide are projected to increase 200mm fab capacity by 14% from 2023 through 2026, adding 12 new 200mm fabs as the industry reaches a record high of...
Thursday 7 September 2023
GaN Systems bullish about GaN potential in EV applications
GaN Systems expressed optimism over the potential of gallium nitride (GaN) in electric vehicle (EV) applications at the ongoing SEMICON Taiwan 2023 exhibition.
Thursday 13 July 2023
Geely and Renault ink agreement to establish hybrid, ICE powertrain joint venture
China-based Geely Holding Group and French Renault signed an agreement to set up a 50/50 joint venture to develop and produce powertrains for hybrid and internal combustion engine...
Tuesday 4 July 2023
Taiwan component makers cut into supply chain of Japanese EV
Taiwan-based component suppliers, such as automotive powertrain supplier Fukuta Electric & Machinery and power supply maker AcBel Polytech, have cut into the supply chain of a...
Monday 17 April 2023
Taiwanese ICT players keen to develop diverse EV power solutions
Many Taiwan-based ICT and electro-mechanics players, including Foxconn Technology, Delta Electronics and Teco Electric & Machinery, have been keen to roll out diverse EV solutions...
Thursday 22 December 2022
IDMs migrating to 8-inch fabs for SiC, GaN components production
With third-generation compound semiconductors SiC and GaN increasingly used in power devices for electric vehicle (EV) and server applications, international IDMs are actively migrating...
Tuesday 8 November 2022
Automotive chip migrating to advanced process nodes only increases dependency on mature nodes
Foundries are expected to have more capacities to serve automotive chip clients as their capacity utilization rates for consumer electronics chips are declining amid sluggish end-market...
Thursday 8 September 2022
Powertrain shortage easing, but other concerns persist: Mahindra India
The Indian automotive giant Mahindra & Mahindra recently announced the launch of a series of consumer electric vehicles, joining a rapidly growing market. But even as the Indian...
Wednesday 6 April 2022
Indian startup partners China's CETL targeting 600 kW EV powertrain
Tsuyo, a Delhi-based powertrain startup that recently tied up with China's CETL, a sister company of CATL, aims to develop 10kW to 600kW powertrains to support 1.5T to 40T load-carrying...
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Fuel cell is pivotal for Taiwan's hydrogen industry, according to DIGITIMES Research
Silicon shield doesn't guarantee military deterrence for Taiwan, says DIGITIMES Research
Taiwan IPC makers pushing integrated services to boost profits and to see revenues grow in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research