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Swiss Universities of Applied Sciences and Empa design a first of its kind

World's largest electric truck in operation

Apr 20, 2018 | The eDumper dump truck is the largest electric vehicle in the world and will be in operation in a quarry in Péry in the Bernese Jura from 20 April. Together with industry partners, the Bern University of Applied Sciences BFH, the NTB Interstaatliche ...
ArtSci Exhibition at ETH Zurich

Art from the lab: the beauty of science

Apr 18, 2018 | How can the magic of scientific discoveries in the lab be conveyed to a broad audience? The exhibition “ArtSci2018” at ETH Zurich from 22 April to 6 May will focus on the beauty and relevance of research results. Two Empa researchers will also presen...
From high school graduate to Empa researcher

Hydrogen as a pedalling aid

Apr 17, 2018 | An e-bike fueled with hydrogen instead of electricity? No, this is not a utopia, but reality: industrial gas specialist Linde has developed a hydrogen pedelec equipped with a compact fuel cell instead of the usual battery. Florian Freund was inspired...

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