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Volvo Group Venture Capital invests in wireless electric charging

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Volvo Group Venture Capital will invest in Momentum Dynamics’ wireless charging technology Volvo Group Venture Capital AB, a subsidiary of the Volvo Group, has announced an investment in Momentum Dynamics – a leading company in high power wireless charging of electric vehicles. Momentum Dynamics is a Philadelphia-based company developing and …

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BYD ADL partnership delivers nine electrics to Stagecoach in Guildford

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The BYD ADL buses will be Guildford’s first electric buses The UK’s leading supplier of electric buses, the BYD ADL partnership, has taken a significant step forward with the delivery of nine 10.8-metre pure electric buses together with charging equipment to Stagecoach South for use on park and ride services …

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Proterra enters Hawaiian Islands with electric bus order from JTB Hawaii

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The three Proterra buses will replace existing diesel-powered vehicles Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, has announced that JTB Hawaii, a provider of travel services in the Hawaiian Islands, has agreed to purchase three 40-foot Proterra Catalyst E2 electric buses and two Proterra 60-kW plug-in chargers. Travel Plaza …

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Discovery adapts natural membrane to make hydrogen fuel from water

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Argonne National Laboratory’s study uses two membrane-bound proteins to breakdown water into hydrogen and oxygen A chemical reaction pathway central to plant biology have been adapted to form the backbone of a new process that converts water into hydrogen fuel using energy from the sun. In a recent study from …

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E.ON invests in Finnish platform provider for e-mobility

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E.ON will have access to Virta’s software to make EV charging more efficient E.ON’s international electromobility network is growing. The company has acquired a stake in Virta, a Finnish developer and supplier of IT systems for charging electric cars. A group of Finnish Energy companies led by Helen have grown …

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MBTA leads Boston’s evolution in transit with battery-electric buses from New Flyer

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New Flyer will provide the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority with five of its 60-foot bus electric buses New Flyer of America Inc., the US subsidiary of NFI Group Inc., the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer in North America, has announced that the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) has …

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