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  • Cummins Announces Acquisition of Electric and Hybrid Powertrain Provider Efficient Drivetrains, Inc. Acquisition Will Accelerate Electrification Capabilities Cummins is continuing its move into clean energy technology by acquiring Efficient Drivetrains, Inc., a manufacturer of hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and fully electric drive trains for commercial trucks. Cummins is of course a large manufacturer of big trucks, and is looking to shift towards clean fuels away from the Diesel fuel that normally powers the industry. Earlier Cummins acquired <a href="/news/2017/10/cummins-brammo.html">Brammo, a manufacturer of electric motorcycles and energy storage systems,</a> and <a href="/news/2018/01/cummins-batteries.html">Johnson Matthey's battery business.</a> Another related announcement is <a href="/news/2017/10/cummins-electric-bus.html">that Cummins is developing both battery-electric and plug-in hybrid drive trains for transit busses.</a>