Proterra and Komatsu to collaborate on electrify underground mining machines

Proterra Inc, a leading innovator in commercial vehicle electrification technology, and Komatsu Ltd. have announced a new collaboration to electrify next-generation underground mining machines using Proterra’s battery technology.

Proterra and Komatsu to collaborate on electrify underground mining machines Proterra and Komatsu to collaborate on electrify underground mining machines Proterra and Komatsu to collaborate on electrify underground mining machines Proterra and Komatsu to collaborate on electrify underground mining machines Proterra and Komatsu to collaborate on electrify underground mining machines

A Komatsu underground drill pictured with Proterra batteries fitted to allow for electrification

Under the collaboration, which represents Proterra's entry into the underground mining equipment market, Proterra will supply its H Series battery system technology to Komatsu for the development of