Danfoss Editron Says Partnerships Benefit Electric Powertrain Development

Bringing together specialized expertise can ensure a more optimized electric powertrain solution.


On this week’s OEM Industry Update, we speak with Kimmo Rauma, Vice President of Danfoss Power Solutions, about the Electric Powertrain Integration for Heavy Commercial Vehicles (EPIC) consortium. As part of EPIC, Danfoss Editron is working together with Meritor Inc. and Electra Commercial Vehicles to develop advanced electric powertrains.

Each company will bring together its expertise to ensure heavy-duty vehicle electric powertrains are designed to meet industry needs. With so many technologies coming together for electric vehicles, it is beneficial to have partners who can specialize in certain aspects and then work together to create an optimized design, says Rauma. 

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