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Eaton & Ballard to improve fuel cells for hydrogen trucks

ballard-power-systems-fcgen-lcs-fuel-cell-stack-brennstoffzellen-stack-iaa-nutzfahrzeuge-2018Power management company Eaton announced a new partnership with Ballard Fuel Cell Systems and the Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to develop heavy-duty truck fuel cells. The prototype will incorporate airflow technology initially designed to improve fuel efficiency. Said technology is Eaton’s Twin Vortices Series (TVS), made to improve fuel efficiency and […] More…

Finland: Valmet Automotive opens new plant for EV batteries

Valmet Automotive has completed expanding its car plant in Uusikaupunki, Finland, into a battery factory. The grand opening today makes Uusikaupunki the second plant, besides Salo, in the Valmet cluster to mass-produce battery systems for electric vehicles. Valmet Automotive is planning four production lines which the company will commission in stages from now throughout 2024. […] More…