Cat In Off-Highway Battery Storage Alliance

England’s AVID Technology said it has joined forces with Caterpillar UK and Imperial College London to develop a new battery storage system for electric...

Batteries

Electrification

Horiba To Acquire FuelCon

Horiba Europe GmbH said it has agreed terms for the acquisition of FuelCon AG. The company will become part of Horiba Automotive Test Systems...

Hybrids

Another Electric Acquisition By Cummins

Cummins Inc. announced it is acquiring Silicon Valley-based Efficient Drivetrains, Inc. (EDI), which designs and produces hybrid and fully-electric power solutions for commercial markets....

China’s All-Electric Cargo Ship

China announced it is using an all-electric cargo ship for operations in the Pearl River. The country claims that the ship is the world’s...

Via Motors, Geely To Partner On Extended-Range Electric Truck

VIA Motors International Inc., a designer of electric and hybrid drive systems, said it has completed an exclusive agreement with China-based Zhejiang Geely New...

E-Drives/Axles JV Announced

UQM Technologies, Inc., Longmont, Colo., said it has signed a joint venture agreement with China National Heavy Duty Truck Group Co., Ltd. (CNHTC) and...

EDI Launches Electric Drivetrain

Efficient Drivetrains, Inc. (EDI), Milpitas, Calif., a manufacturer of hybrid and electric drivetrain solutions, announced its EDI PowerDrive 7000 electric drivetrain. The PowerDrive EV...

North American Orders For BYD EV’s

China’s BYD (Build Your Dreams) has announced two bus and commercial vehicle orders for battery-electric vehicles in North America. The first is for the...

Cushman Titan Leverages Golf Car Technology

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. introduced a new model of its Cushman Titan XD industrial burden carrier with a 48v ac electric drivetrain and IntelliBrake...

UPS To Test Thor

UPS, which is casting a wide net in evaluating and testing electric vehicles, hybrids and all many of alternative commercial vehicle technology, has now...

Dana, Mecalac Cooperate On Electric Compact Excavator

Dana Inc. said it has been collaborating with Mecalac to develop a customized e-Drivetrain system for the new Mecalac e12 electric compact wheeled excavator. ...

Transfluid Acquires Bellmarine Manufacturer

In an effort to continue the expansion of its electric propulsion products, Transfluid announced it has acquired 100% of the shares in IDTechnology B.V....