Expanding Battery Testing

AVL List GmbH said it will increase the battery testing capability of its test center in Graz, Austria, with the addition of four battery test...

BYD Builds Battery Plant

Chinese vehicle maker BYD has opened a 24 GWh power battery factory in Western China’s Qinghai province and said it plans to increase total...

Electric System for Ford Transit Models

Lightning Systems, Loveland, Colo.  a developer of efficiency and emissions improvement solutions for fleets announced it will introduce, in partnership with New Eagle, a...

Maxwell Technologies Merges With Tesla

Maxwell Technologies Inc. a developer and manufacturer of energy solutions perhaps best known for its ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module designed for heavy-duty trucks, has entered...

New Battery Licensing Deal Announced

Advanced Battery Concepts, Clare, Mich., said it has agreed to license its GreenSeal technology to Exide Industries Ltd.  Advanced Battery Concepts said its GreenSeal technology...

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...

Cummins Unveils Electrified Powertrain For Transit Buses

Continuing its expansion into electrified powertrains, Cummins is unveiling a new powertrain targeting transit bus applications at the APTA public transportation show in Atlanta. The...

Yale Telemetry Takes Charge of Lift Truck Batteries

Yale Materials Handling Corp. has introduced Yale Battery Vision, a wireless battery management solution designed to provide real-time insights to maximize lift...

Scania, Northvolt Developing Battery Cell Technology

By Ian Cameron Swedish truck, bus and engine maker Scania and Northvolt have jointly agreed to develop and commercialize battery cell technology for heavy commercial...

Trojan Introduces Lithium Ion Line

Trojan Battery Co. LLC has entered the lithium ion battery market with the new Trillium line. The company said the batteries are designed for...