Indian Commercial vehicle industry explores multiple pathways to going ‘green’

The bulk of commercial transportation in India comprises the medium- and heavy-duty truck and bus segments that are difficult to decarbonize and electrify at present. Hydrogen inte...

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GM integrates EV startup BrightDrop into its CV business for seamless fleet adoption

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Commercial EV startup BrightDrop, born out of GM's Innovation Lab in January 2021, has now been declared as part of GM, aiming higher integration with the group's e-mobility a...

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Mitsubishi Fuso, Ample embark on battery swapping pilot for e-trucks in Japan

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Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) has announced its latest agreement with US-based startup Ample Inc. to begin a collaboration on a pilot p...

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ZF introduces next-gen electric axle drive systems for light, heavy trucks

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ZF's Commercial Vehicle Solutions (CVS) division has presented its latest e-mobility kit consisting of modular e-driveline systems suitable for light delivery vehicles through...

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REVAMP project to industrialize reprocessing of used CV batteries in Germany

High-voltage battery modules for commercial vehicles. Source: MAN Truck & Bus

Remanufacturing of variant battery modules with automated assembly and testing processes (REVAMP) is a new, recently-launched research project that aims is to increase th...

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MAN investing €100 million for making EV battery packs at Nuremberg

Battery assembly at Nuremberg facility. Source: MAN

German CV maker MAN Truck & Bus SE has recently confirmed that its Nuremberg facility will be its principal site for the large-scale production of high-voltage b...

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MG Motor India bags order for 500 units of ZS EV SUVs from BluSmart

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MG Motor India recently revealed a significant order for its battery-electric SUV - the MG ZS EV. Leading EV-ride hailing services BluSmart has placed an order for 5...

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Northvolt, Scania unveil Prismatic Battery cells for heavy-duty electric transportation

Battery firm Northvolt and automaker Scania have recently unveiled a jointly developed battery cell for heavy electric vehicles. In validation tests, the lithium-ion...

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PLANET 2050 Strategy: Cummins driving CVs to Zero-Emission future

Cummins Inc. is a name to reckon with in the technology sphere, behind the sprawling commercial vehicle and off-highway segments in global markets for several decades, selling abou...

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Cummins: Hydrogen-fuelled engines best bet for zero-emission in CVs

In conversation with Srikanth Padmanabhan, President Engine Business – Cummins Inc., on the latest technological megatrend emerging in the clean mobility space for heavy vehic...

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Commercial EV platform Turno raises $13.8 M to expand operations; repurpose batteries

Indian commercial EV distribution and financing services platform Turno has recently announced a $13.8 million (₹ 112 crores) series A funding. as it scales up its o...

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Cummins unveils H2 IC engine, Battery-electric techs for CVs | Auto Expo 2023

Cummins Group in India unveiled commercial vehicle industry's first fuel-agnostic platform, and its diversified range of hydrogen and battery-electric technology power solutio...

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Stellantis, Qinomic partner to develop Electric Retrofitting of LCVs

Stellantis N.V. and French sustainable mobility solutions firm Qinomic are partnering to create a proof of concept to convert ICE light commercial vehicles to electric dr...

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Amazon deploys over 1,000 Rivian electric delivery vans in 100+ US cities

American e-commerce giant Amazon has revealed that it is deploying more than 1,000 Rivian-made electric delivery vehicles in over 100 cities across the country, cumulatively accoun...

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SSAB partners with McNeilus, Oshkosh to build the first fossil-free steel commercial vehicles in the U.S

McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company has announced a partnership with SSAB in fossil-free steel applications for severe-duty commercial vehicles. ...

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Amplus Solar inks MoU with Mahindra Electric for procuring Zor Grand e-3Ws

Gurugram-headquartered Amplus Solar's electric mobility vertical has announced that it has signed an MoU with electric three-wheeler major Mahindra Electric to procure its new elec...

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NaaS Tech, Green Intelligent Link partner for one-stop commercial EV charging services

NaaS Technology Inc. has announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with smart connected car platform provider, Zhejiang Green Intelligent Link Co., Ltd. ("Green In...

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Vedanta Aluminium commissions India’s largest fleet of e-forklifts powered by LiB

Vedanta Aluminium has announced that it has commissioned India's largest electric fleet of 27 forklifts, powered by lithium-ion batteries. Done in partnership with GEAR (Gemini Equ...

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MoEVing, Sona Comstar partner for tech, design components development for commercial EVs

Electric mobility platform MoEVing has announced that it has signed an agreement with automotive technology firm Sona Comstar to develop technologies and design components suitable...

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Switch Mobility to invest over Rs. 2,980 crore for developing e-buses, CV across UK, India

Switch Mobility has announced that it plans to invest 300 million pounds (over Rs 2,980 crore) across the UK and India to develop its range of electric buses and light commercial v...

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IVECO, Enel X inks MoU for development of e-mobility for commercial vehicles in Europe

IVECO has announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Enel X, the Enel Group company devoted to developing and selling innovative energy services and solu...

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BorgWarner completes acquisition EV battery maker AKASOL

A file photo of an EV on charge.

Automotive supplier BorgWarner Inc. has completed the acquisition of German EV battery manufacturer AKASOL AG. The acquisition aimed at strengthening e-mobility...

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