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Siemens to deliver EV charging infrastructure

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The charging points will be integrated into existing streetlights Siemens has been awarded a place on a London-wide framework contract hosted by TfL, London Councils and Greater London Authority to provide on street electric vehicle charging solutions to the capital’s busy streets, and one of four suppliers using the electricity …

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Australia’s Ginninderry receives first EV charging station

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The charging station is just outside the Australian Capital Territory of Canberra An ActewAGL electric vehicle charging station, the first to service Australia’s West Belconnen and the first of several planned for the Ginninderry development, has been launched by Minister for Climate Change and Sustainability Shane Rattenbury. “This is an …

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Kongsberg wins contracts for nine hybrid ro-ro vessels

Artist's impression of the Grimaldi Green Fifth Generation

Kongsberg will supply large battery systems and energy management systems Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded contracts with China’s Nanjing Jinling Shipyard Co. to deliver power and hybrid systems to nine roll on-roll off (ro-ro) vessels ordered by Grimaldi Group, Italy. The contracts are valued at more than 400 million Norwegian …

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E.ON Drive opens ultra-fast charging station on German motorway A3

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The new charging station is E.ON Drive’s first in Germany E.ON Drive has opened its first ultra-fast charging station in Germany, located on the A3 motorway at Autohof Strohofer in Geiselwind, between Würzburg and Nuremberg. Batteries of the latest generation of electric cars have a range of 400 km after …

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Keolis launches autonomous electric Canadian shuttle

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The project will be the first autonomous electric shuttle in Canada Keolis, a pioneer in autonomous shared mobility, has launched the first pilot project for a 100% electric autonomous shuttle in Candiac, Quebec. The projects is a collaboration between through Keolis subsidiary Keolis Canada and its partner NAVYA, supported by …

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Yara selects Norwegian shipbuilder Vard for zero-emission vessel

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The world’s first autonomous and electric container vessel will be by ready to operate in 2022 The world’s first autonomous and electric container vessel is one step closer to launch, as Yara signs a deal with Vard worth around 250 million Norwegian kroner (US$29.6 million) to build the vessel. Vard …

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Quebec orders nearly 500 more electric-hybrid systems from BAE Systems

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The deal will help Quebec save 20 million gallons of fuel and 215,000 tonnes of CO2 per year BAE Systems, a global provider of more than 9,000 electric-hybrid, battery-electric, and fuel-cell electric systems, has announced that the Association du Transport Urbain du Quebec (ATUQ) ordered 497 electric-hybrid buses using the …

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EDI reveals new school bus drivetrain

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The new EV drivetrain rounds out EDI’s North American school bus portfolio Efficient Drivetrains, Inc. (EDI), a global leader in advanced high-efficiency zero emissions plug-in hybrid and electric vehicle drivetrain solutions, has announced the availability of its EDI PowerDrive 4000ev, ideally suited for Type-A school buses. The Class-4 offering rounds …

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