Adgero unveils world’s first operational road transport hybrid system at CVS

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Adgero, the French transport tech developer, will unveil the world’s first operational energy-saving, hybrid electric system for road transport at Britain’s biggest commercial vehicle show (CVS) this week. Adgero will display the regenerative braking-powered UltraBoost ST, a kinetic energy recovery system (KERS) installed on a curtainsider semi-trailer – that aims to cut fuel and carbon emissions […]

Adgero secures Skeleton Technologies in €3.5m KERS distribution deal

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Adgero has signed a €3.5 million distribution agreement to ensure modules from Europe’s leading ultracapacitor manufacturer, Skeleton Technologies, are part of the world’s first Kinetic Energy Recovery Systems (KERS) for road freight. Under the agreement, the French transport technology developer will now source SkelMod 160V modules exclusively for the Adgero hybrid system pioneered to increase […]

Adgero judged top pick at Paris efficiency conference

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Adgero has received the honour of being selected as the top pick of the World Efficiency conference by renowned French journalist Gérard Feldzer. The Strasbourg-based tech developer was selected by Feldzer, who has received France’s highest decoration – the medal of the Officiers of the Légion d’honneur – for his contribution in the field of transportation, […]

Adgero and Skeleton Technologies unveil KERS system for road haulage

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Adgero SAS and Skeleton Technologies have developed the world’s first Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) for road freight vehicles. The unique hybrid system is designed to reduce fuel consumption and associated emissions by up to 25%, and is optimised for intermodal road transport solutions. The Adgero Hybrid System consists of a bank of high-power ultracapacitors […]