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ABB completes acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions

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GEIS will merge with an ABB division to form Electrification Products Industrial Solutions (EPIS) ABB completed its acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions (GEIS), GE’s global electrification solutions business, on June 30, 2018. The transaction was announced on September 25, 2017, and is expected to be accretive to operational EPS in …

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Volvo receives electric bus order from the Netherlands

Volvo electric bus in use

Volvo Buses has secured an order of 23 fully electric buses from public transport company Arriva in the Netherlands Multinational public transport company Arriva, with operations in 14 countries across Europe, is one of the leaders in the introduction of alternative propulsion technologies. In 2011, the company was among the …

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ABB chargers power Ionity’s new Swiss charging station

The opening of Ionity's Swiss charging station

ABB has been chosen by Ionity as the main technology partner and supplier for its ambitious Europe EV charging plans Ionity, which plans to build a network of EV service stations across Europe to make long trips as feasible for EVs as for fossil-fuelled vehicles, has opened a new station …

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ABB and Ballard develop fuel cell for shipping industry

Artist's impression the ABB and Ballard Power Systems ferry

The collaboration’s initial phase will focus on fuel cell power systems for passenger vessels ABB and Ballard Power Systems have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop the next-generation fuel cell power system for sustainable marine e-mobility. The fuel cell power system will be jointly designed, developed and validated …

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ABB to power new Virgin Voyages cruise ship fleet with highest energy efficiency

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ABB to supply the complete electric power and propulsion package for the Virgin Voyages’ new fleet The initial Virgin Voyages vessel, due for delivery in 2020, will be the first of a fleet of three innovative ships designed and built with environmental responsibility in mind. Each of the 110,000 gross …

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ABB provides fast charging in Denmark

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ABB will provide fast charging solutions for a Danish city’s first e-buses Local bus operator Busselskabet Aarhus Sporveje has selected ABB’s complete fast charging solution to power the first e-buses in Aarhus, Denmark. The order includes four electric buses from Volvo, OppCharge fast charger and four ABB HVC-Overnight Chargers for installation …

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