Electrification

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An Early View of the COVID-19 Impact on the Lubricants Industry

August 28, 2020

COVID-19 has changed the way we live, work and do business. It has made a profound, tragic impact on countless lives, and has left the future somewhat uncertain for many industries—including the lubricant industry.

Lubricants for e-Mobility: What You Need to Know

June 29, 2020

Hybrid electric vehicle technology is evolving at a rapid pace, and it’s vitally important that the fluid and lubricant additive technology keep up. Whether it’s in full-hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or all-electric vehicles, new hardware configurations have heightened demands for critical fluids and lubricants—and some of them are entirely new.

Electrification and Formulating with a Changing Toolbox

March 31, 2020

To keep up with advanced automotive technology, fluid chemistry and formulations need to meet increasingly stringent new performance criteria.

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Impact of Electrification & Other Technology on Fleets' Fluid Selection

March 11, 2020

For fleet owners and operators, lubricant choice remains critical as electrification and other new technologies continue to impact fleets everywhere. 

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The Combustion Engine is Evolving. Lubricants Must Do the Same.

March 05, 2020

Despite electrification grabbing many of the headlines, the internal combustion engine is evolving in unexpected new ways. Craig Paterson, Vice President, Product Management, breaks down the implications for oil marketers.

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Meeting Consumer Demands with Mixed Electrification Scenarios

February 25, 2020

For automotive OEMs, “all electric” isn’t the only avenue to highly efficient, low emissions vehicles. We discuss some of those strategies’ implications for lubricant performance here.