Super B, Lithium Werks Sign Supply Agreement

Lithium battery specialist Super B and cell supplier Lithium Werks B.V. have signed a multi-year agreement to secure supplies of lithium ion batteries to...

Batteries

Electrification

Volvo Penta: Electric Solutions By 2021

Volvo Penta said it will provide electrified power solutions for both its land and sea-based business segments by 2021. Underpinned by hybrid and all-electric...

Hybrids

Energy Storage For Offshore Supply Vessel

Wärtsilä said it has agreed to retrofit an energy storage solution on board a Norwegian ship. The North Sea Giant, a subsea construction vessel,...

Sailing Towards Zero

Who’s Going To Pay For EV Recharging?

As the interest in electrification continues to expand, some of the key questions are range of operation, speed, and availability of recharging.  For the...

This is NPP!

We are very excited to announce this new electronic and print publishing program, NewPowerProgress – NPP.  This is going to be fun! There are posts...

Battery Emulator To Test Electric Drivelines

With the obvious interest in batteries and electrification in vehicle powertrains, a United Kingdom driveline engineering specialist has expanded its test capabilities to include...

CARB Tabs Ricardo For LEV Project

Ricardo Strategic Consulting has been selected by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to monitor, collect, and analyze the data for heavy-duty vehicle projects...

Two More Electrics From Freightliner

Freightliner Trucks has premiered two fully electrified commercial vehicles, an eCascadia heavy-duty truck and an eM2 106 medium-duty truck. Freightliner said it plans to...

More Chanjes For Ryder

Ryder System, Inc. announced that it has reserved 500 new Chanje Energy medium-duty electric panel vans, expanding its North American electric commercial truck rental...

Port Gets Battery-Powered Truck

BYD has delivered its first battery-electric truck to the Port of Oakland. The Class 8 truck was grant-funded by California Air Resources Board (CAB)...

UPS EV Trials In London, Paris

UPS announced that it is working with UK-based technology firm Arrival to develop a pilot fleet of 35 electric delivery vehicles (EVs) to be...

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Passes Altoona Testing

The Axess FC brand bus from ElDorado National (ENC) has completed the 12 year / 500,000 mile life cycle Altoona testing of a hydrogen...