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Deere reveals an electric excavator at CES
Excavator’s immersion cooling system to reduce daily operating costs and jobsite noise
Articulating booms: Electric launches
New boom launches focus on alternative power
Cat invests in US battery specialist
OEM takes stake in Californian producer of lithium-ion battery packs
Electric mini excavators: the latest models
Alternative power drives innovation in excavators
Most read equipment rental stories of 2022
IRN looks back at some of the top rental stories from 2022.
Interview: Zeppelin COO on green equipment
Peter Schrader discusses barriers to low-emission equipment use
Boels offers electric charging station
Mobile unit for electric construction machines expands ECO label range
Cat showcases off-highway battery prototypes
Modular 48-, 300- and 600-volt batteries designed to support low-carbon transition
Hybrid still important for access says Genie’s Mike Davis
Davis says challenges of charging infrastructure mean hybrid solutions will remain important
Makita UK adds to range of cordless lighting
Makinta launches the lights with the aim of making lighting workspace lighting easier
What’s behind the growth of the power rental market?
Growth in the power rental sector is expected to almost double by 2028
What rental equipment will be on show at Bauma?
The first show since 2019 is weeks away, but what can the rental sector expect to see at Bauma 2022?
Makita launches its largest battery to date
New BL4080F 40VMAX offers 288 watt-hours of energy for XGT tool range
Vanguard, Canimex partner to expand OEM electrification
Partnership will leverage Vanguard lithium-ion battery power solutions in applications and industries Canimex serves
Deutz grows its PowerTree
German engine maker receives its first large order for mobile rapid charging stations
Briggs & Stratton expands fixed battery range
New 7kWh Diecast battery pack can be scaled up with other Vanguard units
5 zero-emission machines contractors should know about
Key models from big manufacturers aim to meet rising demand for electric construction equipment 
Sunbelt UK to support gigaplant construction
Partnership with Britishvolt to lower carbon and develop batteries for heavy equipment
Sunbelt UK acquires low emission battery specialist
Deal with Hybrid Power Hire adds 750 temporary power units to Sunbelt’s fleet, as market demand rises
Komatsu launches electric excavator in Japan
Developed with Honda, the PC01E-1 micro excavator features swappable, mobile batteries 
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