Proterra Battery System For New Van Hool E-Bus

Proterra, the California-based provider of heavy-duty electric transportation vehicles and technology, announced that Belgian bus and coach manufacturer Van Hool NV has selected Proterra...

Freudenberg Takes Majority Interest in XALT Energy

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, Weinheim, Germany announced it has become majority stakeholder of XALT Energy, a Midland, Mich.-based global developer and manufacturer of lithium-ion technology...

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...

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...

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...

Chevron Invests In Natron Energy

Natron Energy, a developer of new battery products using Prussian blue electrode chemistry, has closed a strategic investment by Chevron Technology Ventures (CTV) to...

XALT Launches Second-Generation Battery Technology

XALT Energy, the Michigan-based manufacturer of lithium-ion cells and battery systems, has introduced a new modular battery pack that is the first to use...

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...

LNG + Battery Power for Luxury Yacht

BY IAN CAMERON A luxury yacht concept aimed at highlighting ship intelligence and hybrid propulsion based on liquefied natural gas (LNG) and battery power in...

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...