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Maxwell ESM via Vipar Heavy Duty

June 23, 2015 in ultracapacitors by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Two-Year Deal for Ultracap-Based Engine Start Module for Trucks

San Diego-based Maxwell Technologies has entered into a two-year agreement with Vipar Heavy Duty to distribute Maxwell’s Engine Start Module.

Maxwell Takes to the Air

November 30, 2012 in Uncategorized by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Ultracapacitors for AC and Multimedia in London Cable Cars

Fast-charging ultracapacitors from San Diego’s Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL) are powering lighting, air ventilation, and multimedia entertainment equipment on 34 ten-passenger cable cars now carrying passengers across the River Thames in London.

Maxwell and Exide Team

November 14, 2012 in batteries by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

They’ll Offer Integrated, Battery-Ultracapacitor Energy Storage

San Diego’s Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL), and Georgia-based Exide Technologies (NASDAQ:XIDE) have formed a strategic alliance for integrated, battery-ultracapacitor energy storage.

Ioxus Ultracaps for emDrive Upfits

July 18, 2012 in Electric Drive, EVs, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

EMD Chooses 3000F iCAP Units for Fuel Efficiency in Trucks

Oneonta, N.Y.-based Ioxus, Inc. is announcing today that Long Island’s ElectroMotive Design has chosen its ultracapacitors for its Class 2 to Class 8 truck hybrid upfits. “Ioxus ultracapacitors are the primary energy storage technology used in EMD’s fuel saving hybrid electric technology called emDrive,” Ioxus says.

Ioxus Is Making a Name in Ultracaps

March 30, 2012 in Electric Drive, EVs, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

New York State ultracapacitor manufacturer Ioxus is forging ahead in a market it says is growing by better than 50% a year, turning out product at a new headquarters facility in Oneonta and expanding its ultracap line.

The firm claims fundamental safety and performance advantages over batteries, especially for hybrid vehicle applications demanding quick pickup and release of power.

Variable Torque Targets Trucks in 2012

February 23, 2012 in Hybrids by rich  |  No Comments

Indiana’s Variable Torque Motors is targeting trucks with its hybrid electric driveshaft retrofits, which until today have been sold mostly for buses.

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