On December 7, LG Energy Solution, and Impact Clean Power Technology (ICPT) signed a supply agreement for NCM lithium-ion battery modules. LG Energy Solution will deliver around 200,000 units of battery modules manufactured at its Wroclaw plant in Poland to ICPT’s GigafactoryX in Pruszkow, where they will be assemble
On December 1, Synthos, a leading global producer of synthetic rubber, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Kumho Tire, for the joint development of sustainable tire raw materials.
Under the MOU, the two companies will conduct a joint research and development project for Neodymium-Butadiene rubber using Bi
Ningbo Tuopu Group Co., Ltd. (Tuopu Group) announced that its Polish thermal management system plant was officially commissioned, where a heat pump assembly product rolled off the production line. The plant, Tuopu Group’s first overseas thermal management system plant, has an annual capacity of 500,000 sets. Based on
Several South Korean media sources reported that Yulchon LLC (Yulchon) will build a new plant in Poland. The manufacturer of drawn steel pipes will invest PLN 100 million in Komorniki, Lower Silesia Province. The new plant will start full-scale production in the first quarter of 2025. This plant will be Yulchon's thi
On November 13, ElectroMobility Poland signed a notarial deed to purchase real estate for the construction of the Izera factory. It has acquired a 116-ha area in the Jaworznica Economic Area. The maximum annual production capacity of the plant will be 240,000 cars.
Based on ElectroMobility Poland social media updates
On November 22, Solaris Bus & Coach announced that it would deliver twenty Solaris Urbino 12 hydrogen buses to the city of Wałbrzych in Poland. The contract also covers an option to purchase an additional 25 vehicles. In accordance with the contract, the first 14 units will be delivered to Wałbrzych in September 2024
On November 20, Impact Clean Power Technology S.A. announced that it is extending its cooperation with Solaris Bus & Coach. Impact Clean Power will supply Solaris with HE 100 batteries. They are characterized by higher energy density and power while having less weight and volume.
The batteries will be produced in its
On November 9, Molex opened a new campus in Katowice, Poland. The facility’s initial 23,000 square meters manufacturing space will serve as a strategic central location to help facilitate the timely delivery of advanced medical devices as well as electric vehicle and electrification solutions for Molex customers.
On November 14, Impact Clean Power Technology S.A. announced that its battery systems will power the new generation of Alexander Dennis electric buses. Its systems will be used on the Enviro100EV and double-decker Enviro400EV bus models. The first deliveries to customers in the UK and Ireland are scheduled for 2024.
On November 6, Ballard Power Systems announced multiple purchase orders totaling 62 hydrogen fuel cell engines from long-standing customer Solaris Bus & Coach sp. z o.o. Ballard expects delivery of most fuel cell engines to occur in 2024.
The hydrogen fuel cell engines will power buses in Germany and Poland. The num
On October 27, Impact Clean Power Technology S.A. announced that the first stage of production of the new production line for GigafactoryX had been completed. Its supplier, teamtechnik Poland, has completed the installation and will be improving the processes in the next step. Impact Clean Power is looking forward to
On October 31, Umicore entered into a 10-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Ignitis Renewables to supply Umicore’s plant in Nysa, Poland, with renewable electricity.
This plant is Europe’s first and still only cathode active materials facility for electric vehicles and has been using renewable electricity only
On October 27, MAN Truck and Bus announced its plans to transition its city bus and intercity portfolio to electric vehicles over the coming years.
According to Barbaros Oktay, Head of Bus at MAN Truck & Bus, half of our new city buses will be electric by 2025, and as early as 2030, 90% of all newly registered MAN bu
On October 26, Valmet Automotive announced that it will be expanding its Roof & Kinematic Systems (RKS) business line at the Zary plant in Poland to increase production volumes of electromobility solutions, such as active spoiler and charging flap systems, due to new customer orders from European automotive manufactu
On October 25, Solaris Bus & Coach received new orders for Urbino 12 hydrogen vehicles from SWK Mobil Krefeld, a German public transport operator. The deliveries of the first three buses are planned for the end of 2024, with the remaining seven will be delivered by May 2025.
The ordered hydrogen buses will be equippe
On October 24, Hexagon Purus received purchase orders for the delivery of hydrogen fuel storage systems to Solaris, a leading European bus manufacturer, worth approximately EUR 6.4 million. Hexagon Purus’ hydrogen fuel storage systems will be used to support Solaris’ roll-out of hydrogen fuel-cell electric buses in E
On October 20, Solaris announced that Nobina, a Swedish transport company, has ordered 55 tri-axle Urbino 15 LE electric buses, which will be registered as class II vehicles and put into operation on suburban routes in Stockholm, Sweden. The deliveries of the buses are scheduled for 2024.
The Urbino 15 LE electric bu
On October 13, Ekoenergetyka, a Polish start-up of high-power charging solutions, presented it reliable fast charging stations at Busworld 2023, in Brussels, Belgium.
Ekoenergetyka displayed its high-power DC Link Charger, which provides ultra-fast charging, keeping your urban fleet on the move without any downtime.
On October 10, Ballard Power Systems announced multiple purchase orders totaling 177 hydrogen fuel cell engines from long-standing customer Solaris Bus & Coach. Ballard expects limited initial deliveries of the 177 fuel cell engines in 2023, with the remainder to ship from 2024 through 2026.
The orders include the su
On October 7, Volkswagen’s PowerCo and Umicore JV Ionway selected Nysa, Poland, as its first location for the factory. Ionway's selection of Nysa is based on its strategic location with access to renewable energy sources, a skilled workforce, and government support. The facility will benefit from Umicore's CAM expert