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European Commission opens investigation into proposed public support for Samsung SDI battery plant in Hungary

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The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether Hungary's plans to grant €108 million of public support to Samsung SDI for investing in the expansion of its battery cell production facility in Göd (Hungary) is in line with EU rules on regional State aid. —Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy. Samsung SDI is one of the main players in the fast growing market of lithium-ion battery market.

DAF trucks showcases electric and hybrid trucks at IAA CV

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Quick charging of the batteries can be performed in 30 minutes or a full charge can be accomplished in as little as 1.5 Freight loading and unloading time can be used to charge the battery pack. DAF said it will be ready to introduce these trucks when the market is ready.

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