Mikko Lepistö

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Mikko Lepistö is Senior Vice President of Digital Solutions at ABB Marine & Ports.

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E-Mobility in Shipping: Electric, Digital, Connected

By Mikko Lepistö 2018-07-11 13:36:00

Shipping takes its cue for the growth in seaborne traffic from global trends in GDP, but new factors like shipboard automation and electric propulsion are also having an effect on the economics of transportation. On shore, car makers are now prioritizing R&D investment in electric cars, taking advantage of their relative simplicity, ease of control, easier updating and reduced losses in energy conversions when compared to conventional engines. ABB has significant involvement with electric vehicles - it is the title...

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