Lux In The News

Could Covid-19 drive a structural shift in the oil markets?

FORBES - As Arij van Berkel, director at Lux Research points out the traditional oil company approach to a price drop is to maintain investment in exploration and cut downstream investment in refineries and clean energy. With the oil price this low, and many expecting the price to remain low throughout the year, that’s not a strategy that makes much sense.

Beyond the AI Hype: Four Factors Businesses should consider before Investing in AI

TECHNOLOGY FOR YOU - Despite significant hype, most companies still struggle with how to successfully integrate artificial intelligence into their businesses, according to Lux Research’s new report on the state of AI and how companies can improve decision-making around AI.

Lux Finds Personalization is Driving Innovation Across Consumer Markets

TECHNOLOGY FOR YOU - Recent key developments are shaping industry trends across consumer markets for 2020 and beyond. In a new report, Lux Research’s leading agri-food and health analysts collaborated to compile a list of the top developments across applications of digital technologies, resource availability, plant-based foods, and environmental conservation

Energy storage systems set to undergo rapid development

HANOVER MESSE - The US research company Lux Research expects annual sales in the energy storage market to grow to over USD 500 billion by 2035, with mobility applications accounting for the lion’s share of the increase.

Natural Language Processing: An Untapped AI Tool for Innovation?

TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS -  According to Lux Research’s new whitepaper, “Improving the Front End of Innovation with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning,” NLP can improve processes including technology landscaping, competitive analysis, and weak signal detection. 

Natural Language Processing is an Untapped AI Tool for Innovation

PR NEWSWIRE - Innovation leaders are seeking ways to use artificial intelligence (AI) effectively to extract value and leverage data for maximum impact. Lux considers natural language processing (NLP) and topic modeling the AI tools of choice. 

Morning Brief: Amazon to add 300 MW of renewables, Falck and ENI partner on development

PV MAGAZINE - “The oil industry is facing an unprecedented drop in demand as a result of the global measures against COVID-19,” assessed Director of Lux Research Arij van Berkel.

FDA puts the brakes on test-at-home coronavirus kits

DIGITAL JOURNAL - Some commentators have expressed concern with the FDA's decision. This includes Lux Research Associate Danielle Bradnan, who tells Digital Journal that she finds the Agency's decision "baffling"

Test developers frustrated by FDA’s resistance to at-home testing

BIOWORLD - Test samples must be shipped to an independent, CLIA-certified lab for many test collection sites, Bradnan said, adding that the process in question “is identical to the process of at-home testing companies, which mainly serve as infrastructural support for sampling.”

Covid-19 halting European PPA market

PV MAGAZINE - Arij van Berkel, this morning said early projections indicated a 20% fall in global demand for oil, only the second such slump on record, with the previous instance occurring in 1980, after the Iranian Revolution a year earlier.