Tagged Manufacturing

BMW is now building small-series of iX5 Hydrogen model

By Blagojce Krivevski The BMW Group is commencing production of its BMW iX5 Hydrogen model. Manufacture of the small-series hydrogen-powered vehicle is taking place in the pilot plant at its Munich Research and Innovation Centre (FIZ). The BMW iX5 Hydrogen has already completed an intensive programme of testing under demanding conditions during the development phase…

BMW XM PHEV SUV enters series production at Spartanburg plant

By Blagojce Krivevski Series production for the first-ever BMW XM has started at BMW Manufacturing in Spartanburg, SC. The BMW XM will be built alongside the BMW X5, BMW X6, and BMW X7 on the same assembly line. “We are excited to add the first-ever BMW XM to our plant’s portfolio,” said Dr. Robert Engelhorn,…

Honda to build CR-V plug-in hydrogen fuel-cell EV in Ohio

By Blagojce Krivevski Japanese automaker Honda announced that it will produce an all-new hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) based on the recently launched, all-new Honda CR-V starting in 2024 at its Performance Manufacturing Center (PMC) in Marysville, Ohio. This new zero-emissions vehicle will contribute to Honda’s previously announced goal to make battery electric vehicles…

Energy storage manufacturer EnerSys invests in 3.8-MW solar array at Pennsylvania HQ

By Kelsey Misbrener Correlate Infrastructure Partners has announced a solar project totaling 3.8 MW at EnerSys’s global headquarters in Pennsylvania. EnerSys is a global energy storage manufacturer helping to meet the growing demand for energy efficiency, reliability and sustainability. While the company’s products help address some of the world’s largest challenges, including the efficient and…

Siemens unit invests in li-ion battery maker KORE Power

By Renewable Energy World Idaho-based lithium-ion battery producer KORE Power said it closed on an initial $75 million tranche of a private placement anticipated to total $150 million. Siemens Financial Services was the lead investor. It was joined by Quanta Services, Nidec Motor Corp., Honeywell Ventures, Trog Hawley Capital and an unnamed utility-scale energy storage…

Battolyser | Hydrogen Innovation

By [Energy Central] Charley Rattan Hydrogen Innovation|Battolyser Battolyser Systems to build 1GW factory in the Port of Rotterdam To be in the M4H area of the port, the 14,000m2 production site is estimated to cost approximately €100m ($104.2m) and is hoped to offer 700 direct jobs once operational. The company says its Battolyser can produce…

Battolyser Systems to build 1GW factory in the Port of Rotterdam

By [Energy Central] Charley Rattan Battolyser | Rotterdam To be located in the M4H area of the port, the 14,000m2 production site is estimated to cost approximately €100m ($104.2m) and is hoped to offer 700 direct jobs once operational. The company says its Battolyser can produce hydrogen from solar and wind when power prices are…

Phoenix Motors & CATL partner to co-develop EV batteries

By Blagojce Krivevski The California-based Phoenix Motorcars manufacturer of all-electric, medium-duty vehicles, is partnering with Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited (CATL), a global leader of new energy innovative technologies, for the co-development of batteries for Phoenix Motorcars’ product lines. The MOU will support the long-term supply of battery solutions and related products for Phoenix’s commercial…

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