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Wacker Neuson Electrifying Intermat
There is little doubt that Germany’s Wacker Neuson is treating the upcoming Intermat construction equipment show in Paris as a coming out
Volvo’s First E Truck
Targeted for applications such as urban distribution and refuse operations, among others, Volvo Trucks has introduced its first all-electric truck for commercial
Port of Long Beach Starts New Electrification Program
One of the hotbeds for vehicle electrification in the U.S. are the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.  For almost a
Torqeedo Powers Electric Boat Fleet in China
The City of Suzhou in eastern China has deployed a fleet of electric workboats powered by Torqeedo motors as part of a
JCB’s Electric Dreams
In a move which further underpins its “electric” ambitions, JCB has launched a range of lithium-ion battery powered scissor lift aerial work
Alstom All-Electric Locomotive For India
Alstom said it has completed its first all-electric locomotive in India from its locomotive facility at Madhepura in the State of Bihar.
50 Plug-In Delivery Trucks For UPS
UPS said it plans to deploy 50 plug-in electric delivery trucks, collaborating with Workhorse Group Inc. to design the vehicles from the
Hydrogen Power For Canadian Train System
The Canadian province of Ontario has signed contracts with European rail manufacturers Alstom and Siemens to create concept designs for coach trains
An AVID Fan Of Electric
BY IAN CAMERON Having secured numerous orders for its electric motors, a United Kingdom-based company is examining new applications for its product.
Intermat Goes Electric
The Intermat show in Paris in April typically features the introduction of the latest engine-powered machines for the global construction equipment markets.
A Top Tier Solution
Transfluid has developed a new electric motor, the type Tier G, which is targeted for applications in on-road and off-road vehicles, as
Scania, Haylion Link Up
Swedish truck, bus and engine maker Scania will collaborate with Haylion Technologies, which focuses on solutions for the Chinese transport industry in
Cummins Buys Johnson Matthey’s U.K. Battery Operations
Cummins Inc. has acquired Johnson Matthey’s U.K. automotive battery systems business, a subsidiary of Johnson Matthey that specializes in high-voltage automotive grade
Volvo Electric Compact Excavator Prototype Wins Award
Volvo Construction Equipment’s (Volvo CE) 100% electric compact excavator prototype – known as the EX2 – has won the Equipment & Machinery
California Pushes Electric Vehicle Projects
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) approved 15 pilot projects aimed at helping to accelerate electric vehicle adoption. “These investments are the
Volvo Developing Autonomous Electric Buses In Singapore
Volvo Buses and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore have signed a cooperation agreement on a research and development program for autonomous
Panasonic’s Scalable “ePowertrain” for Small EVs
Japan’s Panasonic Corp. said it has developed a scalable “ePowertrain” platform, for developing small electric vehicles (EVs). Panasonic said the platform is
More Orders For Mobile Power Station EV
UQM Technologies Inc., Longmont, Colo., announced a follow-on order from DD Dannar LLC, Muncie, Ind., for its HD 950T electric propulsion system. UQM will
New York City Testing Electric Buses, Expanding CNG
New York City is going to take a look at all-electric buses.  New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced a three-year
Electrifying The River Walk’s Barges
A new fleet of 43 custom passenger boats deployed in October in San Antonio, Texas, is powered by electric propulsion systems from
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