Tesla Cybertruck On Display In Manhattan, NYC

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 02:38:03 +0000

Update: Here are several photos from the CleanTechnica team in NYC: The Manhattan Tesla store has a special vehicle in its showroom this weekend — the Tesla Cybertruck. Elon Musk confirmed that Tesla’s hottest new EV will be there until Sunday. The showroom is located in the Meatpacking District of Manhattan, NY. The Cybertruck’s appearance […]

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California: Incentives for Clean Trucks & Buses

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 21:00:00 +0000

Originally published by the California Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP): The Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP) will open to new voucher requests at 10 a.m. Pacific on Tuesday, June 8, 2021. The FY20-21 Implementation Manual is now available at www.californiahvip.org/im. Dealers and other participants should familiarize themselves […]

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Lithium Systems Acquires 123 Ton eDumper Project

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 22:01:29 +0000

The fully electric eDumper you see here was developed by eMining AG, and it’s one of the largest electric vehicles on Earth. It weighs 123 tons. It has a 65 ton payload capacity, too — so, roughly 130 “half ton” pickup trucks for the 150/1500 naming variety. It’s really big, in other words, and uses […]

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Zero-Emission Trucks: Industry & Environmentalists Call for Binding Targets for Infrastructure

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 18 Apr 2021 18:07:08 +0000

Originally published on Transport & Environment. By Eoin Bannon This press release is available in English, Italian, and Polish. Truck makers and environmentalists have joined forces to push for the deployment of 11,000 charging points for electric trucks across the EU by 2025, rising to 42,000 by 2030. The European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) and Transport & […]

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Will Every New Car & Truck In USA Be Electric By 2035?

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2021 01:24:34 +0000

Originally published on EV Annex. The U.S. lags behind China and Europe in the transition from internal combustion engine to battery-powered cars. There are some bright spots in the U.S., though. California was the first state announcing plans to ban new fossil-fuel-powered cars by 2035. Then, Massachusetts followed. A few other states also appear to […]

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You Can Now Buy An Electric Ambulance

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 01:51:17 +0000

In the market for an ambulance? How about an electric one!

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Volta Trucks Is On A Roll

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 00:06:53 +0000

I just saw news that Volta Trucks was rolling its Volta Zero through Spain for show & tell, and it seemed like I’d been seeing a number of announcements from the startup lately, so I dug through its recent press releases. There was more there than I realized, and the news basically fell into a […]

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Reports: Tesla Plans To Start Building 5 Semi Trucks A Week

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 03 Apr 2021 03:39:08 +0000

Tesla is building a low-volume Tesla Semi production line, and once it’s complete, Tesla reportedly plans to produce 5 Tesla Semi electric trucks on a weekly basis, reports Yahoo! Finance. The article noted that the low-volume production line is being built in a new building in the industrial park where the Nevada Gigafactory is located. […]

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Volvo Electric Semi Trucks Now Eligible for $120,000 Rebates

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 17:35:34 +0000

From smooth, quiet running to industry-leading active safety systems, Volvo VNR electric semis offer plenty of compelling reasons for fleet owners to buy them. Now, there’s even more — 120,000 more to be exact, because the Volvo VNR is now officially eligible for California’s Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP), good […]

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Pepsi Shares An Update On Its Tesla Semi Order

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 23:45:07 +0000

In a press release by Frito-Lay, which is a division of PepsiCo, Inc., the company announced some good news for its sustainability goals. One part of the good news included a tidbit about the Tesla Semi. Pepsi noted that Frito-Lay cut absolute fleet greenhouse gas emissions in half while reducing its diesel usage by 78% […]

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