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Hyundai Motor and H2 Energy to operate fleet of fuel cell electric trucks

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Hyundai and H2E will supply the first trucks in 2019 Hyundai Motor Company has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Swiss hydrogen company H2 Energy (H2E). Beginning in 2019 and over a five-year period, Hyundai Motor and H2 Energy will provide 1,000 heavy-duty fuel cell electric trucks and …

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Mercedes-Benz starts practical tests for eActros truck

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The tests for eActros will last for around two years Mercedes-Benz Trucks is starting practical trials for its all-electric heavy-duty eActros truck. The retail and logistics service provider Hermes is the first of 20 customers in different sectors who will integrate the electric truck into their fleets. Each customer will …

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CityFreighter develops customised electric delivery trucks for fleet operators

CityFreighter delivery truck design

CityFreighter will present its first prototype in 2019 Last mile logistics will change and they face a lot of future challenges. By 2030, 70% of all people will live in bigger cities. There is an increasing shortage of drivers. The demand for sustainable, compact, pollution-free commercial vehicles is steadily growing. …

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Rolls-Royce introduces new MTU hybrid propulsion systems for ships

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Rolls-Royce will test the MTU hybrid system in 2019 As of 2020, Rolls-Royce will launch a range of completely integrated MTU hybrid ship propulsion systems onto the market. The propulsion systems will also be made available for yachts, work boats, ferries and patrol boats in a power range of 1,000-4,000 …

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Singapore’s Grab invests in new EV fleet

SP Group's Goh Chee Kiong and Grab's Lim Kell Jay

Grab will roll out its new fleet in 2019 Singaporean ridesharing company Grab and SP Group have announced a strategic partnership in which Grab will bring in 200 new fast-charging electric vehicles and use SP’s pervasive fast-charging network. This will deliver greater cost savings for driver-partners. The new fleet will …

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Rolls-Royce launches new battery system for ships

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Rolls-Royce’s SAVe Energy system can be coupled with most types of propulsion units Rolls-Royce is launching a lithium-ion based energy storage system for ships. SAVe Energy is a cost competitive, highly efficient and liquid cooled battery system with a modular design that enables the product to scale according to energy …

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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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