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ABB invests in the future for e-mobility with new research centre

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ABB’s new R&D centre will be ready in 2019 ABB is building a new, fully sustainable, global headquarters and R&D centre to advance its market leading position in EV charging infrastructure. The US$10-million, 3,600-square-metre facility, due for completion in June 2019, emphasises ABB’s commitment to advancing developments in the field …

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Manufacturer Henkel to support e-mobility

Henkel's products can find multiple uses in an electric motor

Henkel manufactures a number of different chemicals that can be used to make EV parts German manufacturer Henkel will support large-scale manufacturing of safe and reliable electric drive systems by investing in new technologies and products. Henkel aims to play a decisive role in the electric vehicle revolution, helping customers …

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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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Daimler Trucks creates e-mobility unit to accelerate electric shift

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Daimler Trucks has launched a new e-mobility unit to bundle efforts from its five divisions and speed development of battery-powered engines for trucks and buses Daimler Trucks is establishing a global organisation for e-mobility, including a new leadership function. During the Capital Market & Technology Days in the US, Daimler …

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Webasto Group buys EV charging business

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Webasto’s purchase of AeroVironment’s Efficient Energy Systems will strengthen its e-mobility strategy Webasto Group, one of the 100 leading suppliers to the automotive industry worldwide, and AeroVironment, a leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both defence and commercial applications and tactical missile systems (TMS), announced Webasto’s agreement to acquire …

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Volkswagen begins training experts for electric ID production

Young Volkswagen engineers analyse errors with the e-simulator

Volkswagen will train top experts to produce its ID EVs The Volkswagen brand is moving ahead with preparations for its major electric offensive and launching a comprehensive e-mobility competence programme. Within the framework of the “Future Electronic Engineer Programme” (FEEP), 100 young engineers and skilled workers throughout the world will be …

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Vattenfall launches EV charging network in Britain

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Vattenfall is making its first move into the British EV charging market with the launch of InCharge Vattenfall, the Swedish energy group, is to make an ambitious first move into the British electric vehicle charging market in June 2018 with the launch of InCharge, its “any-driver-can-use” infrastructure concept. Building on its …

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