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Three additional eCitaro emission-free buses added to Rhein-Neckar-Verkehr portfolio

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The new routes will connect recently developed districts to Mannheim German transport firm Rhein-Neckar-Verkehr (rnv) has taken on an additional three eCitaro electric buses and will create two electric bus routes in Mannheim, extending the local transport network. The three new Mercedes-Benz eCitaro buses will be run by the transport …

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Daimler teams up with Sila Nanotechnologies on Li-ion batteries

Next Generation Li-Ionen-Batteriematerialien: Daimler und Sila Nanotechnologies schließen KooperationDaimler Teams Up with Sila Nanotechnologies on Next Generation Lithium-ion Battery Materials

Sila Nanotechnologies is investigating replacing graphite electrodes in Li-ion batteries with silicon ones Daimler AG has acquired a minority equity stake in US battery material specialist Sila Nanotechnologies as part of its research and development activities. Founded in 2011, Sila Nano is a leading developer of new battery materials, which …

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Mercedes Benz receives record breaking 56 eCitaro order

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The new order means that a fifth of Wiesbaden’s buses will be electric Mercedes‑Benz has received a record-breaking order for the eCitaro electric urban bus. This massive order comes from the public transport company ESWE Verkehrsgesellschaft from Wiesbaden in Germany’s Hesse region. As a provider of comprehensive electromobility solutions, Mercedes‑Benz …

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DB Schenker and FUSO expand partnership for electric trucks

DB Schenker und FUSO vertiefen Zusammenarbeit bei E-LkwDB Schenker and FUSO expand partnership for electric trucks

DB Schenker is considering adding additional FUSO eCanter vehicles Logistics service provider DB Schenker and FUSO, a Daimler Trucks brand, are expanding their partnership in the field of fully-electric light-duty trucks. DB Schenker took on four additional FUSO eCanter trucks in March for urban short-radius distribution in Paris, Frankfurt and …

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Daimler Trucks to acquire majority stake in Torc Robotics

Daimler Trucks erwirbt Mehrheitsanteil von Torc Robotics und schafft einzigartigen Technologieführer für automatisierte LkwDaimler Trucks agrees to acquire majority stake in Torc Robotics to create technology powerhouse for automated trucks

Daimler and Torc will develop autonomous trucks together Daimler Trucks and Torc Robotics are joining forces in a one-of-a-kind combination to commercialise highly automated trucks (SAE Level 4) on US roads. Going beyond an OEM/supplier relationship, the companies signed an agreement for Daimler AG’s subsidiary Daimler Trucks and Buses Holding, …

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First of 15 fully-electric Mercedes Benz eCitaro buses delivered to Berlin

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The eCitaros have a guaranteed range of 150 km The Berlin transport company BVG is now driving emissions-free at a local level with a fully-electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro. The first of the 15 urban buses have officially been handed over. Head of Daimler Buses Till Oberwörder handed over the key of …

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Daimler and BMW to develop next-generation technologies for automated driving

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The two companies will initially work to develop automated driving for highways Daimler and BMW are to join forces on automated driving. Initially, the focus will be on advancing the development of next-generation technologies for driver assistance systems, automated driving on highways and parking features (up to SAE Level 4). …

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