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Scania CV AB

Organisation Introduction

Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions, including trucks and buses for heavy transport applications combined with an extensive product-related service offering. Scania offers vehicle financing, insurance and rental services to enable our customers to focus on their core business. Scania is also a leading provider of power solutions for industrial and marine applications. Together with our partners and customers we are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport system, creating a world of mobility that is better for business, society and the environment. Scania was founded already in 1891 and have 54000 employees in more than 100 countries.


Scania’s purpose is to drive the shift towards sustainable transport. This includes working with efficiency, renewable fuels and electrification as well as smart and safe transport. Scania is investing in electrification and has already solutions for urban and regional emission free transport. Already in 2030, 50% of our sales volume should be electrified vehicles.
Next step in our development journey is to find solutions also for long haulage.. In the ZEFES project we will test both BEV and FC solutions for this segment and this will be an important contribution to our own development.

What in ZEFES?

Scania will operate two battery electric trucks and one fuel cell truck in different applications across Europe. Scania will investigate the feasibility of a trailer with its own battery where the purpose it to increase the vehicle range and finally develop a tractor for an extra high trailer which requires a lowliner solution where the connection to the trailer is lower than usual

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“The ZEFES project will contribute to the development and test of zero emission solutions for the long haulage segment. In order to reach sustainable transport solutions and for Scania to drive the shift, the long haulage segment is an important part of the development.”

Project progress

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