Battery Powered Tractor Contributes to Environmental Friendly Airports

Hybrid airport tractor

Celltech contributes to more environmental friendly airports Minimize the pollution The entire air transport industry as well as all the airports have very strict demands on minimizing the pollution these days. The goal is to ensure as a sustainable operation as possible. Kalmar Motor has procured a brand new type of hybrid-airplane tractor, powered by […]

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Emission Free EV Buses for Environmentally Conscious Towns in Europe

Fully-electric bus in Scotland

Valence proudly supplies the battery modules for Optare EV buses. The small size and lightweight batteries allow passengers to be comfortably transported in environmentally conscious areas around European towns & cities with lower running costs than equivalent diesel powered vehicles. Passengers and drivers enjoy the whisper quiet electric drive train and the community benefits from […]

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Hybrid Tugboats in Royal Netherlands Navy use Valence Batteries

Hybrid tugboat with Valence batteries

Damen delivers hybrid tugboat to Royal Netherlands Navy with up to 30% lower fuel consumption, 40% few emissions Valence Technology recently completed a 2nd Hybrid Tug for Damen Shipyards, providing batteries for an ongoing project with the Dutch Navy. Three hybrid tugboats are to be outfitted utilizing Valence Advanced Energy Storage Systems, based on the U27-36XP Battery, […]

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Brazilian Fuel Cell Buses Begin Operation

Valence batteries in fuel cell buses

On Wednesday, March 2, 2016, two lithium-ion battery powered fuel cell buses entered passenger service in São Bernardo do Campo in Brazil. The São Paulo Metropolitan Urban Transport Company, EMTU/SP, an institution of the Government of the São Paulo State, oversees the program. The electric buses are operating on the bus corridor “São Mateus-Jabaquara (ABD)”, […]

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Safe lithium energy for zero-emission public transport

Safe lithium energy Valence batteries

Many companies are pushing to develop viable electric power trains for commercial vehicles, with a key objective being safer applications of lithium battery technology Excerpt from Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology International, January 2016: The global commercial vehicle market is evolving, with more focus being placed on critical measurements such as emissions and noise pollution. […]

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Valence and EaglePicher Technologies Announce Strategic Alliance

Image: Valence 26650 Lithium Iron Magnesium Phosphate power cells

January 26, 2016 – Valence Technology, Inc. and EaglePicher Technologies, LLC announced today that they have entered into a strategic alliance including a technology license agreement for certain Valence Lithium-Ion technology and future supply considerations. The agreement accelerates EaglePicher’s expanding Lithium-Ion based portfolio of products and applications that will be developed at its Lithium-Ion Center […]

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