COLUMBUS, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–During a meeting with analysts and shareholders today, members of the management team of Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI), a global energy leader, shared plans to the company to generate profitable growth through its leadership in the design, manufacture and support of powertrain technology across a number of fuel types and energy sources.
“Decarbonizing our economy is essential to our way of life and our industry will play a key role in this effort,” Tom Linebarger, Chairman and CEO, said at the meeting. “Fortunately, decarbonization is also a growth opportunity for Cummins. We are confident in our ability to play a leading role in bringing low-carbon technologies to commercial and industrial vehicle markets globally and to generate strong returns, thanks to the capabilities that Cummins has developed over the years.
The Company is uniquely positioned to lead the transition to zero emissions and exceed our markets, thanks to our range of advanced combustion powertrains and zero carbon solutions. “Our growing technology portfolio, bolstered by our recently announced plans to acquire Meritor and Jacobs Vehicle Systems, combined with our industry-leading scale and longstanding global relationships, makes us a essential powertrain solution for OEMs, wherever they operate,” said Jennifer Rumsey, president. and chief operating officer. Rumsey explained that the company is investing in differentiated technologies that will meet diverse customer needs and enable business growth as decarbonization proceeds, including fuel-independent engine platforms and key components. for powertrain performance and emissions.
Amy Davis, Vice President and President – New Power, explained how the company is already preparing for a completely zero-emissions future, with investments in a wide range of technologies ranging from electrolyzers for the production of green hydrogen to technologies for mobility such as the electric battery and the electric fuel cell. systems. “Our New Power business is positioned to capture significant growth both in our core markets, as they transition to zero-carbon solutions, and in the new spaces presented by the global hydrogen economy,” Davis said. . “We will leverage key capabilities brought by Cummins, such as deep customer relationships, application knowledge and an extensive sales and service network, while demonstrating the agility of a startup mindset. Through shorter development cycles, vehicle build capability, bringing in external talent and operational autonomy, we will be able to improve the value we can deliver to all of our stakeholders.
The wide range of clean diesel and low carbon engine and powertrain component solutions in the Core business, combined with the extensive zero-emission technologies in the New Power business, ensure that Cummins will be well positioned for growth, regardless of the pace of adoption. of zero-emission vehicles, while working towards the company’s ambitious goal of zero carbon emissions by 2050.
A copy of the presentation used in the meeting and a replay of the webcast are available at investor.cummins.com.
Cummins Inc., a global energy leader, is a complementary business segments company that designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad portfolio of energy solutions. The Company’s product line includes diesel, natural gas, electric and hybrid powertrains and powertrain-related components, including filtration, aftertreatment, turbochargers, fuel systems, control systems, air handling systems, automated transmissions, electrical power generation systems, batteries, electrified power systems, hydrogen generation products and fuel cells. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (USA), since its founding in 1919, Cummins has employed approximately 59,900 people committed to powering a more prosperous world through three global corporate responsibility priorities critical to healthy communities: education, the environment and equal opportunities. Cummins serves its customers online, through a network of independent and company-owned distributors, and through thousands of dealers worldwide and earned approximately $2.1 billion on sales of $24.0 billion in 2021. Find out how Cummins is fueling an always-on world by accessing press releases and more information about https://www.cummins.com/always-on.
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