Elon Musk’s DC Visit Stirs EV Charging Standardization Pot, Again

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2023 03:27:16 +0000

ev charging stations electrify americaWith EV charging standardization still up in the air, Tesla CEO Elon Musk goes to Washington.

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Electric Trucks Take the Load on the Road in New Zealand

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2022 05:31:40 +0000

BEV trucksReliance Transport, with the help of the Low Emission Transport Fund, administered with the help of funding from New Zealand’s Energy Efficiency and Conversation Authority, has commissioned two battery-powered Scania electric trucks to take the road in New Zealand. Reliance Transport is a last-mile cartage specialist based in South Auckland. The first-generation 29 tonne (GCW) […]

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Customers Can Tell Exactly How Scania Should Build Its BEV Trucks

Credit to Author: Raymond Tribdino| Date: Mon, 15 Aug 2022 21:50:43 +0000

Modularization, not customization, is how Scania builds BEV trucks that perform various tasks, from mining transport and tipping, waste management, and food delivery. Using a series of modular components, the company can make trucks for different functions, picking up cabs, powertrains, bodies, chassis and wheel configurations from a “bin” which now includes lithium battery layouts. […]

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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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Scania Helps DB Schenker Go Fossil-​Free On Swedish Island Of Gotland

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2022 18:50:37 +0000

Climate change is affecting islands everywhere in bad ways. Floods, droughts, water shortages and damage to infrastructure are just some of the problems. The Gotland region in Sweden is trying to counter these effects by working towards a goal of becoming fossil-free in 2040, five years ahead of Sweden’s national deadline. One way they’ve made […]

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European Logging & Forest Management Company Unveils Electric Timber Truck

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2022 15:00:13 +0000

SCA, a manager of forestry operations in 2.6 million hectares of forest land in northern Sweden and 60,000 hectares in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, recently unveiled a new logging truck for its wood business. This is the world’s first electric timber truck, and has a capacity of 80 tonnes. It was designed in a collaborative […]

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