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Austren Emobility paticipated EcoLabs Digital Twin Co-Innovation Lab openings @ NTU

Austren Emobility paticipated EcoLabs Digital Twin Co-Innovation Lab openings @ NTU

Channel News Asia

19th Apr 2022

OUR BOOTH WAS VISITED BY MS LOW YEN LING, MINISTER OF STATE FOR THE MINISTRY OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY AND MINISTRY OF CULTURE, COMMUNITY AND YOUTH; MR JEFFREY SIOW, ENTERPRISE SINGAPORE’S MANAGING DIRECTOR AND CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER; NTU PRESIDENT PROFESSOR SUBRA SURESH; AND NTU SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT (RESEARCH) PROFESSOR LAM KHIN YONG

5G autopilot buses on trial run in Zhengzhou, China

5G autopilot buses on trial run in Zhengzhou, China

HuaXia

August, 2020

5G autopilot buses equipped with 5G network and AI systems are in trial operation in Zhengzhou, China for over two months. Follow Xinhua journalist to find out how different the intelligent buses are from traditional ones.

World's first full-sized driverless electric bus

World's first full-sized driverless electric bus

Youtube video

March 5, 2019

NTU and Swedish firm Volvo have launched a 12m-long autonomous electric bus, which they say is the world's first.

500,000 e-buses today in operation. They’ll take 67% of the global bus fleet by 2040

500,000 e-buses today in operation. They’ll take 67% of the global bus fleet by 2040

Editorial Staff

May 19, 2020

Today there are 500,000 e-buses in operation globally. And the share of battery-operated vehicles is bound to cover «over 67% of the global bus fleet in 2040». The figure and the forecast are pointed out in the newly-released Electric Vehicle Outlook 2020 by Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF)

Autonomous Robots Check on Bad Behaviour in Singapore's Heartland

Autonomous Robots Check on Bad Behaviour in Singapore's Heartland

Kok Yufeng

September 6, 2021

Acting as a tireless set of eyes, Xavier is an autonomous robot designed to weed out “undesirable social behaviours” that have been identified by public agencies here.

Singapore Is Shaping The Future Of Mobility

Singapore Is Shaping The Future Of Mobility

Carlo Ratti

August 11, 2021

Autonomous vehicles have already become incredibly advanced, but the challenge to their development is not only technological. Transforming urban mobility also demands rethinking the spaces where our newly independent cars operate – and where they are stored.

Global Outlook for the Autonomous Vehicle Market to 2030 - Sale of Autonomous Vehicles is Forecast to Reach 58 Million Units by 2030

Global Outlook for the Autonomous Vehicle Market to 2030 - Sale of Autonomous Vehicles is Forecast to Reach 58 Million Units by 2030

Research and Markets

December 29, 2020

The Global Autonomous Vehicle Market was valued at USD 54.21 billion in 2019 and is estimated to garner USD 2,044.93 billion by 2030, at a CAGR of 39.1% during the forecast period, from 2020 to 2030. The global sale of autonomous vehicles was valued at 1.4 million units in 2019 and is projected to reach 58 million units by 2030, expanding at a CAGR of 40.3%, from 2020 and 2030.

Video: Watch As China’s First Driverless RoboTaxis Hit Shenzhen

Video: Watch As China’s First Driverless RoboTaxis Hit Shenzhen

Suzanne Rowan Kelleher

December 3, 2020

AutoX, a four-year-old AI startup partnering with Alibaba’s Amap, MediaTek and Shanghai Auto, has been given the green light to launch a fleet of unmanned vehicles in downtown Shenzhen’s techy Nanshan District.

KFC Rolls Out Self-Driving 5G ‘Chicken Trucks’ in China

KFC Rolls Out Self-Driving 5G ‘Chicken Trucks’ in China

Derya Ozdemir

November 25, 2020

Most recently, KFC started deploying 5G autonomous vehicles in Shanghai, China. Those looking for their fix of finger-licking meals will be able to do so without interacting with a human.

NTU and Volvo launch world's first full-sized driverless electric bus for trial

NTU and Volvo launch world's first full-sized driverless electric bus for trial

Toh Ting Wei

March 5, 2019

Road users near Nanyang Technological University (NTU) could see a self-driving bus on the road later this year, as autonomous vehicles edge closer to becoming a viable form of transport.