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Clean Motion and Fortum Energy to jointly develop battery swap systems for EVs

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Clean energy provider Fortum will work with Clean Motion to offer sustainable mobility solutions through a battery swap system Fortum has signed an agreement with Swedish light electric vehicles manufacturer Clean Motion to jointly develop a battery swap system tailored specially for light electric vehicles. The primary target market for …

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Corvus supplies shore stations with Orca Energy ESS

Some of Fjord1's electric ferries

Norway’s shore stations to be fitted with Orca Energy ESS to charge Fjord1 hybrid-electric ferries Corvus Energy’s Orca Energy ESS has been selected by Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) to supply the Energy Storage Systems (ESS) for the shore stations at Brekstad and Valset, Norway. Each shore station will have a …

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Efficient Drivetrains receives PHEV bus order for city of Kunming

Kunming buses

Efficient Drivetrains receives order for 30 PHEV bus drivetrain systems from Chinese city Kunming Efficient Drivetrains, Inc. (EDI), a global leader in advanced high-efficiency zero emissions hybrid and electric vehicle drivetrain solutions, announced that they have received a production order for PHEV bus drivetrain systems from the city of Kunming, …

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Heliox fast-charges double-deckers in New Zealand

Heliox will help charge New Zealand's buses

Heliox will supply chargers for New Zealand’s first fully electrified bus fleet Heliox will supply eight fast chargers for 10 electric buses. Delivery is scheduled for July 2018. The project sets the beginning of the first fully electric bus fleet in New Zealand. The e-buses are operated by Tranzit and will …

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Kalmar equips Yara Birkeland with zero emission supply chain

Artist's impression of the Yara Birkeland

Yara and Kalmar agree to develop fully-digitalised cargo solution for Yara Birkeland Cargo handling supplier Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has entered into an agreement with Yara to deliver autonomous equipment, software and services for a fully digitalised container handling solution for the Yara Birkeland. “With this agreement, Yara Birkeland is …

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Corvus Energy secures EES contracts for five electric ferries

A Fjord1 ferry and battery pack

Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) selects Corvus energy storage for battery-powered Fjord1 ferries Corvus Energy will supply lithium ion (Li-ion) battery-based energy storage systems (ESSs) for two new all-electric ferries being built by Havyard for Norwegian ferry operator Fjord1. The ferries will operate on the Magerholm-Sykkylven route. This follows a previous …

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AML set to push ahead electric aviation

AML High Power Density Motor

AML’s electric propulsion shows more than 30% higher performance during high-volume production AML Superconductivity & Magnetics (AML), a developer of magnet-based applications, has launched an electrical machine development programme designed to produce propulsion motors for the aviation and aerospace sector. The programme is inspired by the fact that motors are the …

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