Van Hool introduces new A range of electric buses; battery-electric, fuel cell (hydrogen) and trolley

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The Van Hool A12 Battery Electric is the first vehicle in a completely new range of buses in four different lengths (12m, 13m, 18m and 24m) equipped with exclusively zero emission powertrains: battery-electric, fuel cell (hydrogen) and trolley. Batteries Bus Fuel Cells Hydrogen

Van Hool ships first CX45E electric coach to the US; 10 more to follow in 1H 2021; Proterra batteries, Siemens traction system

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Van Hool, an independent Belgian manufacturer of buses, coaches and industrial vehicles, has shipped the first CX45E, a 100% battery electric coach, to the US. Proterra was selected by Van Hool to supply the E2 battery technology and Siemens the traction system.

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Number of electric buses in Europe has increased from around 200 to 2,200 in 5 years

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The Van Hool factory in Macedonia is building 900 buses this year; the factory is designed for an annual capacity of 1,000 buses. BYD prides itself on more than ten years of experience in building electrically powered buses and on more than a quarter of a century of craftsmanship in battery technology. Electric (Battery) Europe Heavy-duty

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Over the years, charging technology and battery capacity have made significant improvements. US$3 billion will be dedicated to battery manufacturing and support solving the supply chain issues that many automakers are facing today. Champion in Battery Technology. Macedonia.

EV Radar: June 2022


Minerals for the battery. Various news sources have been circulating around for a while of the lack of raw materials to build EV batteries. Solid-state batteries mass production in less than 2 years. Pooling Resources for Batteries. Macedonia.

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Driving around with a powerful battery pack offers more than a car. Those batteries can serve EV drivers in more ways. Their complete battery-electric SUV is coming next year! One Step Toward Solid State Batteries. EVs are packed with batteries. Macedonia.

American and European Standards organizations agree to strengthen transatlantic cooperation on standards for electric vehicles

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Safety of electric vehicle infrastructure and batteries. Much standards work has been undertaken to ensure the safety of lithium-ion batteries and EVSE. Additional investigation into safe storage, transport and interoperability aspects of EV batteries is needed, for example to support the battery exchange infrastructure market, and extensive work is still needed on testing in line with standards. Electric (Battery) Europe Plug-ins Smart charging Smart Grid Standards

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