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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.
Altaaqa partners with AFC Energy on fuel cell gensets
Saudi Arabian rental company and AFC Energy sign memorandum of understanding to develop hydrogen fuel cell products
Volvo opens first dedicated fuel cell lab
Lab is also the first facility in Volvo Group to be testing complete fuel cell units
Decarbonisation research project launched in UK
Ministry of Justice’s Decarbonising Precast Concrete project will see Innovate UK lead construction industry specialists in collaborative research
Doosan Infracore completes first battery pack prototype
Development will accelerate battery pack and electrified products business, company said
Caterpillar surpasses 3 billion tonnes hauled autonomously
Cat Command for Hauling used in wide range commodities across growing number of haul truck class sizes.
Xerotech, Agder to electrify fleet of mining, construction machines
Companies to electrify over 200 machines using Xerotech’s Hibernium battery platform.
Loxam first to offer hydrogen fuel cell generator
Deal with hydrogen specialist EODev sees Loxam move towards zero-emissions with fuel cell GEH2 genset 
Northvolt to supply Pon Equipment with battery systems for excavators
Northvolt to supply battery systems for the electrification of Pon Equipment engineered Z-line excavators, with an initial delivery of 90 systems.
Epiroc to acquire Meglab
Canadian mining electrification specialist Meglab will become part of Epiroc’s Part & Services division
Boels states zero-emissions ambition
Boels Rental said it aims to become “the largest provider of zero-emission equipment in the rental sector”
Construction’s alternative fuel choices
The options for using alternative fuels are growing in the construction industry
Volvo builds autonomous machine demo area
Manufacturer’s test and demonstration area will educate customers on how to use remote-control machines and autonomous connected systems
Lithium-ion batteries: A primer
Saying “lithium-ion” to describe a battery is similar to using “fuel” to describe combustible gas and liquids.
Morris adds €4.5 million of generator stock
UK-based Morris Site Machinery adds Denyo and ArcGen generators for UK and European markets
First electric Volvo models arrive in Norway
Two construction companies become first in the country to own the ECR25 electric excavator and L25 electric wheel loader models
First 100% electric JLGs delivered to Riwal
Equipment rental firm Riwal plans to introduce the EC articulating booms across Europe 
Case electric backhoe wins design award
Manufacturer recognised with 2020 Good Design Award for its 580 EV electric backhoe loader
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