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Mercedes-Benz EQV: first fully-electric premium MPV

The series version of the Mercedes-Benz EQV is celebrating its debut. The next member of the Mercedes EQ family combines emissions-free mobility with impressive driving abilities, high functionality and aesthetic design as the first fully-electric premium MPV from Mercedes-Benz. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Electric Vehicles Research

UL issues world’s first certification for repurposed EV batteries

UL announced that 4R Energy Corporation, a joint venture of Nissan Motors and Sumitomo Corporation focusing on the effective reuse of EV batteries for energy storage systems, is the first organization worldwide to be certified to UL 1974, the Standard for Evaluation for Repurposing Batteries. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Electric Vehicles…

National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium names executive director

By Michelle Froese The National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium recently announced a new executive director, Carrie Cullen Hitt, and board of directors’ private sponsor member, General Electric Renewable Energy (GE). These two announcements further solidify the Consortium’s position as a key national resource for offshore wind development and technology funding, helping to combat…

Welsh Uni to Study Big Data Science and Offshore Wind

By Nadja Skopljak The Welsh Bangor University has secured a GBP 4.6 million EU fund to research the […] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Wind » News by topic

Material players set for big gains/losses in EV $1,000+ bn revolution

The electric vehicle market is growing very quickly. IDTechEx forecast that the total market will exceed $1,000bn value within the next 5-years across all categories: land, sea, and air. This huge growth is resulting in a large amount of turbulence within the supply chain. In particular, the material considerations are different to traditional internal combustion…

Analysis: How Demand Charges Impact Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Infrastructure

By Great Plains Institute (GPI) By Dane McFarlane, Director of Research, and Matt Prorok, Senior Policy Manager, Great Plains InstituteThe Great Plains Institute (GPI) recently released a white paper analyzing the economics of direct current fast charging (DCFC) as part of our work with the Midcontinent Transportation Electrification Collaborative (MTEC). DCFC stations are critical for…..

30 Solaris Urbino electric buses for Italy

The Solaris Bus & Coach company has won another zero-emission order for Solaris Urbino 12 electric buses in Italy. Following the agreement recently signed with ATM Milan, in line with which up to 250 vehicles of this type will be delivered in Milan, the Polish manufacturer has received an order from the transport operator ACTV…

Hybrid propulsion capability for a new offshore wind construction supp

The technology group Wärtsilä is to provide hybrid propulsion capability for a new offshore wind construction support vessel. The ‘Acta Centaurus’, a DP2 walk-to-work construction support vessel owned by Netherlands-based Acta Marine, will thus gain fuel consumption and environmental benefits through being able to operate the vessel with less running engines at more optimised load….

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