Fully Electrifying Delivery Vehicles — Insights from Shenzhen

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2020 23:26:00 +0000

The topic of urban freight is more important today than ever before. We have seen and experienced firsthand the role of urban delivery vehicles throughout the COVID-19 pandemic

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4 New Electric Vans Just Hit The UK & European Markets

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 03:51:48 +0000

It’s amazing what the threat of massive fines can do for automakers. The European Union has been getting serious about the need for automakers to clean up their fleets, and all of a sudden we’re getting a lot more vehicle models and automakers are actually trying to sell them!

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Commercial Vehicle Manufacturers: Produce More Freakin’ Electric Vehicles

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 03:48:16 +0000

A few days ago, we published an article about Dynamic Parcel Distribution (DPD), a major UK delivery company, hitting its 2020 electric vehicle (EV) adoption target 5 months early. That announcement was very uplifting … until the second sentence. As it turns out, the 2020 target was to make 10% of its fleet electric vehicles

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The Moving Forward Act: 10 Ways House Infrastructure Proposal Can Increase Electric Vehicles, Clean Energy, & Resilient Transportation

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 11:00:03 +0000

Proterra electric busThis massive infrastructure bill is the result of the work of many committees in the House. The centerpiece is the surface transportation bill (sometimes known as the highway bill) that gets passed about every 5 years. Then other legislative pieces got added, including adding tax incentives for electric vehicles and clean energy. The result is a good bill that will pass out of the House — the question, as always, is what will happen in the Senate

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Volta Trucks Introduces Volta Zero

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 11 Jul 2020 01:02:04 +0000

Volta Trucks, a Scandinavian startup, has teased a zero-emission, fully electric delivery vehicle with typically slick and stylish Scandinavian design, named the Volta Zero. The vehicle will be launched this fall

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7 Bonus Electric Bus & Truck News Stories

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 03:06:34 +0000

Following our end-of-month 7 bonus electric car & SUV stories, 5 bonus battery stories, and 7 bonus solar + storage stories, here are 7 bonus electric bus & electric truck stories that we didn’t have time to cover as standalone articles but didn’t want to skip completely

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Santa Monica To Pilot Zero Emissions Delivery Zones

Credit to Author: Susanna Schick| Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 03:10:04 +0000

The city of Santa Monica’s main business district has been chosen as the pilot for the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator’s new Neighborhood Zero Emissions Delivery Zone. The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) has put out an RFI (request for information) to companies far and wide who may have the technological solutions they need to solve this challenge

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ABB Hooking Up ASKO To Electrify Delivery Trucks

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 23 May 2020 03:47:14 +0000

ASKO, the largest grocery retailer in Norway, has chosen ABB to hook up its electric delivery trucks with the power cables they need to recharge on a daily basis

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