"Battery enclosures have been designed for manufacturing ease and not for optimal long term battery operation," explains Joe Ambrosio, founder and CTO of Odyne. "They have been sealed on all sides and have not allowed for the passage of air. The contained heat degrades the battery, resulting in premature failure."
Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) is reinforcing its commitment to providing value to its growing base of Chinese customers through the continued expansion of the company's global business model across China. At this year's CONEXPO Asia trade show, Caterpillar is showcasing a state-of-the-art product line, demonstrating machine applications that provide the best value to customers, and is highlighting the unmatched product support that customers receive from Caterpillar and its dealer network.