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DENSO to invest US$1.6 billion to develop automotive electrification

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DENSO will establish an Electrification Innovation Centre in 2020 DENSO, the world’s second largest mobility supplier, has announced it will invest approximately 180 billion yen (US$1.6 billion) over the three years – from FY2018 to late FY2020 – to support its aggressive development and production of electrified automotive products, systems …

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Meritor launches 22 electrification programmes with global OEMs through 2020

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A major fleet customer will begin operating pick-up and delivery trucks using Meritor’s electric drive systems in the first half of 2019 Meritor has 22 electrification programmes with global OEMs that is expected to put at least 130 fully electric medium- and heavy-duty commercial trucks on the road through 2020. …

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West Coast fleets adopt XL electrification systems to meet emissions goals

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XL will electrify the fleets of Tacoma Public Utility, Clark Public Utilities and the City of Palo Alto XL, the leader in connected vehicle electrification solutions for commercial and municipal fleets, has announced that Tacoma Public Utility, Clark Public Utilities and the City of Palo Alto are the latest West …

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AISIN and DENSO to establish JV to develop electrification driving modules

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AISIN and DENSO’s JV will focus on the Chinese market Aisin Seiki Co. (AISIN) and DENSO Corporation have reached a basic agreement to establish a new joint venture company to develop and sell electrification driving modules. The company will be capitalised with 50% coming from AISIN and DENSO providing the …

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NPPD launches incentive program for EV charging data

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Nebraska utility NPPD to offer US$200 incentive for installation of ChargePoint 240Volt charging station The Nebraska Public Power District and its wholesale customers are interested in what could be a potential increase in electric load by more and more electric vehicles being charged, prompting the launch of NPPD’s Energy Wise …

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New electrified metro line connects Indian cities

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Siemens to build double-track metro line in Ahmedabad The Indian mass-transit operator Metro Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) has commissioned Siemens to electrify a 39.2-kilometer metro line in the Indian metropolis Ahmedabad. The line, currently under construction, will run in Ahmedabad city in two corridors, East-West and North-South. …

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Groupe PSA and Nidec form French joint venture

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The PSA-Nidec partnership will design, develop, manufacture and sell a range of electric traction machines Nidec Leroy-Somer and Groupe PSA have acknowledged the strategic importance of traction motors in the coming electrification age. The companies agreed mutual cooperation for developing competitive electric traction motor range for electrified vehicles (Mild-hybrid (MHEV), …

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