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Danfoss Acquires Axco

Addition of Finnish company broadens mobile electric portfolio Danfoss has acquired AXCO-Motors, a Finnish producer of large electric motors and generators. The move adds to its mobile electrification portfolio, as well as broadening its presence in the off-highway and marine markets. Danfoss noted that it is pursuing “solutions that reduce emissions and provide efficiency and […]

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Off the Wagen

The Volkswagen Ripple Effect: job cuts, electric supply, and EU legal action Volkswagen will build its own battery and electric motor plants in Germany, aiming to supply 3 million batteries a year by 2025. The company has asserted that a quarter of its vehicles will be electric, as well. VW’s upper management has said its […]

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Advances in CCS

Can sequestered carbon storage method become affordable?  In the ongoing effort to regulate carbon emissions, there’s nowhere to go but down. Scientists trying to figure out ways to keep CO2 out of the air have been developing ways to store it in the ground. This method is called carbon capture and sequestration (CCS). CCS involves […]

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Sign It For Climate

UN’s Paris Climate Accord officially ratified; will commence Nov. 4 While concrete emissions regulations in the United States are moving at a snail’s pace, the global movement is nearing a checkpoint. On Wednesday, the threshold for entry into force of the Paris Agreement was achieved, when the number of committed nations reached 55. Now, 74 parties (representing almost 59% […]

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