Electrification is Becoming Mainstream, but There is Still a Place for Engines

Improvements in technology have increased the use of electrification but there will remain a need for engines in many applications.


On this week’s episode of OEM Industry Update, editor Sara Jensen speaks with Nick Block, Director, Global Marketing & Sales, John Deere Power Systems about electrification and engine technology trends in the off-highway equipment industry. Technology improvements are enabling electrification to become more common and helping to increase efficiency. Engines, however, will still be an important power source for many types of heavy-duty machines.        

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