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....

New Electric Drive System From Voith

Voith has introduced a new electric drive system for city buses. The drive system has been mounted as a demonstrator prototype in a Solaris...

In Motion Charging

Kiepe Electric, a subsidiary of Knorr-Bremse, Düsseldorf, Germany, is a supplier of electrical systems to rail vehicle and bus manufacturers. The company has announced...

Electric Buses Dominate Busworld

By Ian Cameron Ian Cameron is NPP senior editor and filed this report from Busworld. The recent Busworld trade show in Belgium again proved to be...

Weichai’s Big Steps In Clean Transportation

In the space of two days, China’s Weichai has taken two significant steps concerning clean transportation in China. On Aug. 29, the company announced that...

Daimler Joins Proterra Investors

Daimler Trucks & Buses said it is joining BMW and General Motors by investing in electric bus manufacturer Proterra Inc., Proterra was founded in...

Volvo Electric Hybrids For German Transit

First order as Göttingen looks to all-electric buses Volvo Buses said it has received an order for three electric hybrid buses from the German city...

Thomas Built’s First Electric School Bus

School bus manufacturer Thomas Built Buses, High Point, N.C., a subsidiary of Daimler Trucks North America, has introduced the Saf-T-Liner C2 Electric school bus,...

POLA Gets $41 Million For Hydrogen-Fuel-Cell-Electric Freight Project

With support from Toyota, Kenworth and Shell, the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) said it will establish a fuel-cell-electric technology network for freight transport...

Taipei’s First All-Electric Bus Route

 The city of Taipei, Taiwan, has opened its first all-electric bus route, with the fleet powered by electric drivetrains delivered by Danfoss Editron (formerly...