Tesco Electrifies Deliveries To More Than 400 City Center Stores In Greater London

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 20:50:52 +0000

Tesco has become the first retailer to launch a zero-emission electric lorry to make deliveries from its distribution centersto stores in city centers in the UK. The introduction of electric trucks will help improve air quality in urban areas and reduce emissions and is an area that should really be prioritized by all players in […]

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Scania Continues Its Charge, Electrifying Hauling in Europe

Credit to Author: Raymond Tribdino| Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 16:50:38 +0000

If Tesla’s Semi is taking charge of hauling in the US, Scania has already over the period of two years shifted its own R&D and manufacturing to find the best route to move away from diesel and into complete BEV-based solutions for regional long-haul. Last month the company reported how it assisted DB Schenker to […]

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Electrify Everything: These Are The Most Important Things To Change ASAP

Credit to Author: Arthur Frederick (Fritz) Hasler| Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:50:30 +0000

Mark Jacobson in his book Renewable Energy and Storage for Everything has laid out a plan to convert virtually all energy use in the world from fossil fuel to electricity. He includes such things as steel and concrete production, and high-speed long-distance air travel that most people hadn’t even considered until he did his research […]

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Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust for California — $423 Million in Funding Available

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:20:31 +0000

Funding for California’s VW Mitigation Trust is ongoing. Find out more about the project types and how to apply. Courtesy of California Air Resources Board. The Volkswagen (VW) Environmental Mitigation Trust provides about $423 million for California to mitigate the excess nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions caused by VW’s use of illegal emissions testing defeat devices […]

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US Congress Considers 1st-Ever Purchase Incentive for Commercial EVs

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 10:50:57 +0000

Last week, Senators Schumer and Manchin announced a compromise on a reconciliation bill, called the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, that includes significant climate and air quality progress and a goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions nationwide by 40 percent by 2030. This bill would establish a federal tax credit for businesses to purchase electric and plug-in hybrid […]

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$3.2 Million EV Fleet Adoption Financing From Vancity Credit Union

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 02 Aug 2022 03:20:24 +0000

$3.2 million project finance deal one of the first of its kind in Canada Vancity Community Investment Bank (VCIB), Canada’s only values-driven bank and a subsidiary of Vancity Credit Union, last week announced a partnership with Seven Generation Capital (7Gen), the first company in Canada that supports fleet operators in deploying electric medium and heavy […]

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