Our Transition to a 100% Electric Delivery Van

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 12:30:56 +0000

By Simon, The Millett Road Maker Disclaimer: I’m not an electric vehicle or sustainability expert. I’m a baker and a small business owner talking about my experiences. As such, please do your own research and independently verify any facts or figures in this post before relying on them! Anyone who follows our social media will […]

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Car CO2 Emissions Fall Sharply in Response to EU Targets

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 13:17:55 +0000

Originally published on Transport & Environment. By Eoin Bannon Official new data from the EU’s environmental watchdog (EEA) shows that the CO2 emissions of new cars decreased by 12% in 2020 to 107.8 grams of CO2 per km. Transport & Environment (T&E) said the sharp drop showed that ambitious EU car CO2 targets do spur carmakers to reduce their […]

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AETOS & DBS Plan To Convert 42 Vehicles To EVs By 2026

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 14:57:47 +0000

AETOS, a security firm specializing in total security solutions and services, is teaming up with DBS Bank to switch their fleet of 42 vehicles to electric vehicles — by converting them. For now, the two businesses use an electric van to transport cash and other valuables. The van will transport the goods from DBS and […]

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Royal Mail’s Newest Delivery Office Will Have An All-Electric Fleet

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 05 Jun 2021 01:07:22 +0000

Royal Mail has announced the launch of its first 100% electric Delivery Office. The Bristol East Central Delivery Office recently had its 23 diesel delivery and collection vans replaced by fully electric ones. The office’s entire fleet — collection and delivery vehicles — is now made up of electric vehicles. To support this transition, six […]

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Van CO2 Targets Too Weak To Slow EU’s Fastest Growing Road Polluter

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 17 May 2021 13:22:02 +0000

Originally published on Transport & Environment. By Sam Hargreaves The emissions of new vans have not decreased in three years due to weak CO2 targets, a new study shows. Data analyzed by Transport & Environment (T&E) shows that EU emissions rules are so weak most vanmakers are able to meet them without selling a single zero-emissions vehicle. With […]

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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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Proterra Partners With Lighting eMotors for Commercial Electric Van

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sun, 28 Mar 2021 14:20:35 +0000

Lightning eMotors recently announced that Proterra, an established builder of electric transit vehicles (like city buses), will be providing the company with battery packs for its electric vans. The Lightning Electric Transit is a purpose-built commercial vehicle that can serve as a delivery van, ambulance, school bus, RVs, and more. “Proterra’s batteries are premium technology […]

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A Volkswagen T2 Camper Van’s Electric Conversion — Part 6

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 00:19:53 +0000

This series is the result of conversations with Kit Lacey about his entrepreneurship in converting classic cars to electric propulsion. Kit’s UK-based company is called eDub Services. I encouraged Kit to share the concrete information on his rebuilds with CleanTechnica in his own words. This is the final part of the series on his first […]

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SolarEdge Technologies To Supply EV Powertrain & Battery For Fiat E-Ducato

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 23:01:55 +0000

SolarEdge Technologies has announced that it has been chosen to supply the full electric powertrain units and batteries for the production of Fiat’s E-Ducato light commercial vehicle. SolarEdge Chief Executive Officer, Zivi Lando, spoke of the significant moment and how honored SolarEdge is to have been chosen. “We are excited to be a part of […]

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GM’s Electric Vehicle Strategy Takes Shape, & It’s All About That Fleet

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sun, 07 Feb 2021 18:45:20 +0000

GM’s BrightDrop electric vehicle venture gets off to roaring start with Merchants Fleet hookup for thousands of electric delivery vans.

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