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Siemens to build third eHighway in Hesse

eHIghway in action. Source: Siemens

Electric truck powerline will connect transport links outside of Frankfurt Siemens has been commissioned by the German state of Hesse to build an overhead contact line for electrified freight transport on a 10km stretch of autobahn. This would be the third such “eHighway” the engineering conglomerate has worked on, following …

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eFusion prototype: Siemens packs battery power

330LE with Siemens motor tows glider. Copyright: Jean-Marie Urlacher

  To move from fantastical prototype to commercial aircraft, the e-Fusion hybrid-electric plane could do more to ensure fast charging In a new video, Siemens has showcased the speedy ‘recharging’ of its eFusion hybrid-electric aircraft prototype. Siemens joined up with French-owned multinational Airbus in April last year to develop a …

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World’s first hybrid nitrogen bus hits trial stages

Source: Horiba Miro

A consortium of companies, organisations, and institutions, co-ordinated by Innovate UK, has announced that it is running trials of a nitrogen-diesel hybrid bus with the hope that the technology can soon hit approval stages. Horiba Mira, an independent automotive engineering and testing provider, has collaborated with Dearman, supplier of the …

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