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West Coast fleets adopt XL electrification systems to meet emissions goals

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XL will electrify the fleets of Tacoma Public Utility, Clark Public Utilities and the City of Palo Alto XL, the leader in connected vehicle electrification solutions for commercial and municipal fleets, has announced that Tacoma Public Utility, Clark Public Utilities and the City of Palo Alto are the latest West …

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World-leading WiCET project launches to advance wireless charging for electric taxis

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Cenex’s WiCET project will undergo a feasibility study to assess its viability to provide wireless charging for UK taxis Cenex has announced WiCET (Wireless Charging for Electric Taxis), a ground-breaking project in the field of wireless electric vehicle charging funded by Innovate UK. WiCET provides a unique opportunity for the …

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New Flyer launches new charging and mobility solutions

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New Flyer’s new service will help support its zero-emission buses New Flyer of America Inc. and New Flyer Industries Canada ULC, subsidiaries of NFI Group Inc., the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer, has announced the formation of New Flyer Infrastructure Solutions, a service dedicated to providing safe, reliable, …

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E.ON and Clever establish joint venture for ultra-fast charging of electric cars

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E.ON and Clever will build 28 charging sites in Denmark and Sweden and 20 in Norway Danish E-mobility Service Provider Clever and Germany’s E.ON have formed a joint venture for building and operating ultra-fast chargers along the freeways throughout Scandinavia. “Ultra-Fast Charging Venture Scandinavia” will aim to connect cities in …

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General Motors to collaborate with EVgo, ChargePoint and Greenlots to enhance charging experience

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GM will aggregate data from charging networks to streamline the charging experience General Motors will collaborate with EVgo, ChargePoint and Greenlots, three of the nation’s leading electric vehicle charging networks, to enable access to the largest collective EV charging network in the US, including more than 31,000 charging ports. GM …

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Toyota and Kenworth collaborate to develop zero emission trucks

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The hydrogen-powered trucks will help the Port of Los Angeles reduce emissions Kenworth Truck Company and Toyota Motor North America are collaborating to develop 10 zero-emission Kenworth T680s powered by Toyota hydrogen fuel cell electric powertrains. This collaboration is part of a US$41-million Zero and Near-Zero Emissions Freight Facilities (ZANZEFF) …

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Nissan reveals LEAF e+

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The Nissan LEAF e+ features greater range than the original LEAF Nissan has unveiled the Nissan LEAF e+, which offers a new powertrain with additional power and range compared to the original LEAF. The “e+” refers to the increased energy density of the model’s battery pack and the higher output …

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SolarEdge to enter e-mobility market with acquisition of SMRE

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SolarEdge’s renewable energy technology will synergise with SMRE’s EV business SolarEdge Technologies, a global leader in smart energy, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SMRE. Headquartered in Italy, SMRE provides innovative integrated powertrain technology and electronics for electric vehicles. SMRE has three business units: e-mobility, automated production machines …

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Alstom and Eversholt Rail unveil a new hydrogen train design for the UK

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Alstom and Eversholt Rail’s hydrogen train could be introduced by 2022 Alstom and Eversholt Rail have unveiled the design of a new hydrogen train for the UK market. The train, codenamed ‘Breeze’, will be a conversion of existing Class 321 trains, reengineering some of the UK’s most reliable rolling stock, …

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New charging points for Canterbury’s EV drivers

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Vattenfall and BMM will install 12 chargers in the UK city of Canterbury Vattenfall, along with BMM Energy Solutions, has agreed its second partnership to install electric vehicle charging infrastructure in Britain, after winning a tender from Canterbury City Council. Vattenfall and BMM will install 12 InCharge charging stations in …

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