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Sennebogen set for electric material handlers ‘world premiere’
Battery-operated machines to be presented at IFAT trade show in Germany from 30 May
ERA pushes for rental in EU sustainability criteria
ERA is advocating for the broad inclusion of rental in EU Taxonomy list of sustainable activities
Launch of electric construction equipment accelerates in 2022
Almost half of new construction products launched this year have been electric
Yanmar acquires majority share in battery tech company
Modular battery technology to further Yanmar’s electrified powertrains
Britishvolt receives £1.7 billion in funding
Investment will support construction of new battery gigafactory in NE England
Danfoss and Junttan collaborate on battery-powered rig
World’s first battery-powered, fully electric pile driving rig has been created
Speedy opens low carbon innovation centre
New Milton Keynes Innovation Centre to showcase carbon-zero tools and equipment
New Aggreko initiative drives hydrogen power
Company is working with customers and partners to validate hydrogen use for temporary power
ISG starts construction of ‘UK’s first gigaplant’
Britishvolt manufacturing facility in Northumberland will produce 300,000 low-carbon battery cells for automotive sector
Which contractors are joining the HVO revolution?
As pressure mounts from governments and consumers around the world to reduce carbon, contractors are switching from diesel to hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) to power their equipment.
Akasol opens gigafactory in Germany
Said to be largest commercial vehicle battery manufacturing facility in Europe
New battery storage systems from Aggreko
Batteries offer 40-50% reductions in fuel costs and emissions
Martin Lehner joins Xelectrix Power
Former Wacker Neuson CEO becomes an investor and strategic advisor for Austrian energy storage specialist 
Hydrogen-powered train to be trialled in Bavaria
Siemens Mobility signs MoU with Free State of Bavaria to put hydrogen-powered vehicle into passenger service for 30 months
Honda and Komatsu team up for electric mini excavator
Partnership aims to allow Honda’s MPP batteries to be used with various Komatsu equipment
Video: New Power Progress (NPP) Summit
View a full recording of the event, including the latest on hydogen based power systems
Volvo CE battery-electric machines at work in Switzerland
Electric compact machines from Volvo Construction Equipment are being put through their paces by Swiss customers.
Doosan Infracore completes first battery pack prototype
Development will accelerate battery pack and electrified products business, company said
Xerotech, Agder to electrify fleet of mining, construction machines
Companies to electrify over 200 machines using Xerotech’s Hibernium battery platform.
Atlas Copco adds to ZenergiZe range
New low emissions ZBC energy storage offers rated power from 100kVA to 1000kVA, and long-life autonomy
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