We all know about Elon Monk and the barriers Tesla have been breaking over the past number of years. In fact, according to Forbes, since the Tesla IPO in 2010, which raised 19 billion and had a negative cash flow of 9 billion dollars. Crazy figures, but you have to give them credit, they broke the mould and forced the established car manufacturers to up their game from an eco-friendly perspective. So, who is leading the way within the Construction Industry with regards to Battery and Electric powered construction equipment?
We will try and stay focused on Battery Powered Mini Excavators in the blog post and take a generic overview of the sector.
Interesting point… what percentage of the global carbon emissions are from construction type machines? 11%, yes, quite a high percentage and it is only a matter of time before the government of this world start to address this rather high percentage. It is only a matter of time before the combustion powered machines are phased out.
Electric Dumpers by Ecovolve
Yes, a sister company of Eco Plat Hire, and we make no excuses for starting with Ecovolve! The USP for these robust Electric Dupers are:
- Low Noise
- High Tip
- Less than 1.2 metre wide
- And of course zero emissions.
Battery Power Mini Excavators – Takeuchi
Takeuchi TB210 Mini Excavator with Breaker in Action
Takeuchi TB216 1.9 Ton Electric Excavator with Grapple
Battery Powered Mini Excavators from Brokk
Widely regarded as a leading manufacturer of battery powered mini excavators, specialists machines in remote control. Obviously any company in business for over 40 years must have other benefits, this being:
- Compact Machines
- Powerful Performance
- Safety, great reach and versatility.