Quantum Fuel Systems Ties With Electronics Firm

Irvine-based Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies, the developer of energy storage and renewable energy systems, has inked a deal with electronics firm SB Electronics, the companies said today. According to the two, they are in a technology partnership focused on next generation, Hybrid Electric drive systems. Financial details of the relationship were not announced. According to the two, SBE is providing integrated capacitor/bus structure design solutions form Quantum, for automotive applications. The two said the efforts will "significantly" drive down the cost of electric auto systems.