29 Aug '12, 4am

News in brief: Volvo makes electric car battery order: Volvo is continuing to push its electric car programme af...

News in brief: Volvo makes electric car battery order: Volvo is continuing to push its electric car programme af...

Volvo is continuing to push its electric car programme after securing a second supply order for lithium-ion batteries. EnerDel has received the order for 24kWh lithium-ion battery packs to be used in the Volvo C30 electric car (pictured). The company was originally selected as the vehicle’s supplier back in September, 2009. The battery pack features a split-pack design with integration support from Volvo’s engineering team and is manufactured to exact specifications. Now EnerDel will start manufacturing the multi-million-dollar order starting in September: with delivery slated for 2013. About Paul Lucas Paul is a freelance writer with a background in everything from motoring to finance; and holidays to women's undergarments… he just writes about them, honestly! He has now sadly crept into his early 30s and seems to have forgotten everything learned at school Still, he’s a ...

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