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Honda and Komatsu team up for electric mini excavator
Partnership aims to allow Honda’s MPP batteries to be used with various Komatsu equipment
New solar light tower from Atlas Copco
Tower provides autonomous operation where solar yield is greater than energy demand
New features for Tobroco-Giant compact loaders
Updates include low emission engines and increased functionality
Altaaqa partners with AFC Energy on fuel cell gensets
Saudi Arabian rental company and AFC Energy sign memorandum of understanding to develop hydrogen fuel cell products
GAP Hire aims for carbon net-zero by 2040
UK rental company GAP Hire Solutions said it aims to be carbon net-zero by 2040
Speedy appoints first ESG director
New environment, social and governance director, Amelia Woodley, will help Speedy achieve sustainability goals
Caterpillar’s new sustainability goals
World’s biggest construction OEM to reduce greenhouse emissions by 30%
Aggreko partners on EV fast charging
The 1 Megawatt 30-minute system enables extreme fast-charging through peak power mitigation and power quality analysis
Atlas Copco adds to ZenergiZe range
New low emissions ZBC energy storage offers rated power from 100kVA to 1000kVA, and long-life autonomy
The role of rental in sustainability
The European Rental Association held an online sustainability event on 31 March. This is an edited version of the round-table discussion, moderated by IRN’s Murray Pollok.
GAP Group trials electric JCB mini excavator
JCB fully electric excavator being trialled by GAP works all day on a single charge 
JCB launches Stage V rental genset
JCB has introduced its first Rental Series (RS) generator set with EU Stage V power
ERA sustainability event highlights benefits of rental
ERA’s webinar highlights rental as contributor to sustainability in construction
Sunbelt Rentals UK joins emissions scheme
Sunbelt Rentals UK has signed up to a leading emissions compliance scheme.
New Kubota track dumpers feature Stage V engines
Kubota has expanded its tracked dumper range with two new rough terrain models
Loxam named leader in sustainability
Sustainability agency Vigeo Eiris awards equipment rental company a first place performance rating
Spain’s LoxamHune becomes CO2 neutral
Spanish rental company LoxamHune says it has been carbon neutral since the end of 2020
Updated ERA CO2 Calculator compares scenarios
European Rental Association releases updated version of CO2 Calculator allowing comparison of two scenarios
Mollo Noleggio reports 10.7% turnover rise for 2020
Italian rental company Mollo Noleggio has reported a strong 2020 in which turnover totalled €80 million, a 10.7% rise compared to 2019
ERA to hold sustainability conference on 31 March
European Rental Association online event will ask how low-carbon construction can contribute to Europe’s recovery
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