Diesel Dies Early: Truck Makers Agree To End ICE Production By 2040

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Mon, 28 Dec 2020 17:27:12 +0000

Europe’s seven largest commercial truck makers have jointly agreed to end the sale of diesel-engined trucks by 2040. Instead, Daf, Daimler, Ford, Iveco, Man, Scania, and Volvo will switch focus to hydrogen fuel cell and battery-electric vehicles, allowing them to achieve their zero-emissions goals a full decade earlier than previously planned

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New Jersey Leads the East Coast on Electric Trucks

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 04:40:18 +0000

This blog is the third in a series exploring the state of electric vehicle policy in New Jersey. The series takes a deep dive into the transportation electrification policies New Jersey will need to meet its ambitious climate laws. Together, they explore whether New Jersey needs more ambitious transportation electrification goals

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Ministers Greenlight 50% Toll Discount for Emissions-Free Trucks

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 01:49:37 +0000

Hauliers driving emissions-free trucks will get at least half off road tolls in the EU under a new tolling system given the go-ahead by transport ministers this week. Fossil fuel trucks will be charged based on their CO2 emissions, with more efficient heavy-goods vehicles paying less

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Electric Truck, Taxi, & Van News — 5 New Stories

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 03 Dec 2020 01:28:46 +0000

There’s been a constant stream of electric truck and electric van news this year, and the past few weeks have been no exception. In fact, 5 stories quickly rolled in. Check them all out below

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The Green Car Awards Chooses EVs (& Hybrids!) As Its 2021 Winners

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 01:05:51 +0000

Green Car Journal has been publishing “Green Car Awards” for years. CleanTechnica often doesn’t agree with the conclusions, because they’ve repeatedly slighted full electric cars for inexplicable reasons

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EV Startup Arrival Will Arrive Publicly Under NASDAQ Symbol ARVL

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 04:39:14 +0000

Arrival, an electric vehicle automaker that makes buses and vans, will be going public with the NASDAQ symbol ARVL. The company will be going public with a $5.4 billion valuation through CIIG Merger, which operates as a “blank check” company and was founded by former Marvel Comics CEO Peter Cuneo

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DHL Gets Electric BYD Trucks In Los Angeles

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 03:02:53 +0000

DHL has a good history of electric vehicle leadership. Its latest news involves an electric truck order in California

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Perennial Diesel Shortages In Zimbabwe Paralyse Refuse Collection: It’s Time To Go Electric

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sat, 14 Nov 2020 18:08:50 +0000

Electric refuse collection vehicles (eRCVs) have been around for some time. Several cities across the world have deployed eRCVs. These cities include Auckland in New Zealand, Sacramento in the USA, Kawasaki in Japan, and Bilbao in Spain

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Full Line Of Volvo Trucks To Go Battery Electric, Hydrogen Fuel Cell By 2025

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 18:45:56 +0000

Volvo Trucks announced that its full range of heavy duty trucks and haulers would be available with battery-electric drive trains as early as next year. The move is seen as a massive step towards eliminating fossil-fuel use throughout Europe, and a realization of Volvo’s commitment to be a fully “climate-neutral” company by

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Michigan & Ohio EV Charging Programs Set For Approval

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 03:13:24 +0000

Electric utilities in the Midwest are increasingly helping their customers drive on electricity, a reliably cheaper and increasingly cleaner fuel

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