electrification story


Norway’s first electric excavator

Danfoss Editron has delivered electrification technology to support Pon Equipment AS in its development of a fully battery-operated 25-ton electric excavator. Transforming diesel-powered excavators into full electric earth moving machines is key in meeting the Norwegian government’s new policy on zero emission construction sites. Diesel use in construction machinery accounts for about 20 percent of all CO₂ emissions in Oslo. The new policy has been set in order to support Norway’s radical proposal, pledged in 2016, to become climate neutral by 2030.

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Finland demonstrates ice technology expertise with innovative and sustainable icebreaker vessel

Icebreaker bow forms part of EU co-funded project aimed at developing the winter navigation system and ensuring sufficient icebreaking capacity. Innovative hybrid-powered and self-propelled removable bow could enable any ice-strengthened vessels to be transformed into icebreaker vessels. Danfoss Editron’s hybrid electric systems cut emissions and reduce fuel costs. LAPPEENRANTA, FINLAND – The Finnish Transport Infrastructure … Continued

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