TRATON sees super efficient diesel alongside battery electric as the route to a low carbon future


 

The TRATON group, which includes Scania and MAN, believes the EU’s target of cutting carbon emissions from heavy trucks over 16 tonnes by 15% by 2025 can be achieved largely with conventional engine technology but the much tougher target of a 30% reduction by 2030 will require significant sales of alternative drive trains, mainly battery electric. Speaking at the TRATON innovation day for media and key customers at Scania’s HQ in Södertälje, Sweden, CEO Andreas Renschler (pictured) said that in […]