Iveco Group inaugurates new ePowertrain plant in Turin, the Group’s first utterly carbon-neutral manufacturing website


FPT Industrial, the worldwide powertrain model of Iveco Group, inaugurated the brand new Turin (Italy) ePowertrain plant, a producing website absolutely devoted to the manufacturing of the electrical powertrain vary and Iveco Group’s first utterly carbon-neutral plant.


Overlaying a complete space of 15,000 sq meters, the plant generates its personal power with photo voltaic panels and different photovoltaic and wind energy applied sciences, purchases extra power from renewable sources and buys carbon credit to completely offset its CO2 emissions. A 6,000 sq meter inner house planted with 100 drought-resilient crops provides an extra anticipated absorption of CO2 of roughly 7 tons a yr.


At full capability, the plant will make use of about 200 individuals to supply greater than 20,000 electrical axles and greater than 20,000 battery packs a yr. The electrical axles will equip heavy-duty automobiles such because the Nikola Tre truck, whereas the electrical switch containers and compact battery packs will likely be put in on gentle industrial automobiles and minibuses, similar to the brand new IVECO eDAILY.

The adoption of Business 4.0 applied sciences—together with extremely automated warehouses, augmented and digital actuality, clever sensors, 3D scanners for metrology-grade measurements, 3D actuality simulators, cooperative robots and thermal imaging cameras—will allow improved security, sustainability, high quality, productiveness, and logistics administration.


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