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Ballard signs supply agreement with Norled for fuel cell modules to power ferry in Norway

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Norled’s ferry is expected to the world’s first liquid hydrogen fuel cell ferry operating commercially Ballard Power Systems has signed an equipment supply agreement (ESA) with Norled AS, one of Norway’s largest ferry and express boat operators, to provide two of the company’s next-generation 200 kW modules that will be …

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Fortum and Oslo working on world’s first wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis

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Oslo is aiming to make its taxis emissions free by 2023 Clean energy company Fortum is in co-operation with the City of Oslo and US company Momentum Dynamics to build a wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis in the Norwegian capital. The project aims to install wireless charging using induction technology. …

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Circle K strengthens EV initiative with high power charging stations from ABB

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As the first energy station chain in Norway, Circle K has ordered ABB’s high power EV chargers Norway’s energy station chain Circle K has signed a contract with ABB, a pioneering technology company focused in digital industries, for the supply of Terra High Power, 175 kW EV chargers in combination …

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Wärtsilä to deliver world’s first hybrid retrofit for short-sea shipping vessel

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Wärtsilä will install a battery hybrid propulsion system on the Hagland Captain Technology group Wärtsilä has signed an agreement with the international shipping company Hagland Shipping AS for a hybrid retrofit installation. The project will take place onboard the Hagland Captain, a general cargo vessel owned by Hagland Shipping. It …

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E.ON and Clever establish joint venture for ultra-fast charging of electric cars

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E.ON and Clever will build 28 charging sites in Denmark and Sweden and 20 in Norway Danish E-mobility Service Provider Clever and Germany’s E.ON have formed a joint venture for building and operating ultra-fast chargers along the freeways throughout Scandinavia. “Ultra-Fast Charging Venture Scandinavia” will aim to connect cities in …

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Yara selects Norwegian shipbuilder Vard for zero-emission vessel

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The world’s first autonomous and electric container vessel will be by ready to operate in 2022 The world’s first autonomous and electric container vessel is one step closer to launch, as Yara signs a deal with Vard worth around 250 million Norwegian kroner (US$29.6 million) to build the vessel. Vard …

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Corvus supplies shore stations with Orca Energy ESS

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Norway’s shore stations to be fitted with Orca Energy ESS to charge Fjord1 hybrid-electric ferries Corvus Energy’s Orca Energy ESS has been selected by Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) to supply the Energy Storage Systems (ESS) for the shore stations at Brekstad and Valset, Norway. Each shore station will have a …

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Kalmar equips Yara Birkeland with zero emission supply chain

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Yara and Kalmar agree to develop fully-digitalised cargo solution for Yara Birkeland Cargo handling supplier Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has entered into an agreement with Yara to deliver autonomous equipment, software and services for a fully digitalised container handling solution for the Yara Birkeland. “With this agreement, Yara Birkeland is …

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