Zero-Emission Drug Smuggling Becomes A Thing

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 16:35:36 +0000

Some recent court documents shed light on a drug organization’s fascinating attempt to create a zero-emission vehicle for their drug smuggling. If the project had been finished, it would have enabled smugglers to get drugs into Europe and eventually other places much more easily. Background: The Cat & Mouse Game It’s not uncommon to find […]

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Big News: UK Closes Loophole on Plane & Ship Emissions

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 22:29:56 +0000

Originally published on Transport & Environment. By Eoin Bannon The UK is responsible for the THIRD highest amount of CO2 emissions from aviation globally (after 🇺🇸and🇨🇳) That's why the UK decision to include its share of int'l #aviation✈️and #shipping🚢emissions in its Carbon Budgets closes a major loophole👇https://t.co/Gxc7fNNrAY — Transport & Environment (@transenv) April 20, 2021 […]

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Big News: UK Closes Loophole on Plane & Ship Emissions

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 22:29:56 +0000

Originally published on Transport & Environment. By Eoin Bannon The UK is responsible for the THIRD highest amount of CO2 emissions from aviation globally (after 🇺🇸and🇨🇳) That's why the UK decision to include its share of int'l #aviation✈️and #shipping🚢emissions in its Carbon Budgets closes a major loophole👇https://t.co/Gxc7fNNrAY — Transport & Environment (@transenv) April 20, 2021 […]

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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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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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Pride Orders 100 Lion Electric Trucks

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 27 Mar 2021 00:21:27 +0000

We’ve been covering a variety of Lion Electric bus orders, but now the company has news on its electric truck business. Pride Group Enterprises (Pride) has provided Lion Electric with its largest electric truck order to date, an order for 100 fully electric trucks. The order includes both Lion6 and Lion8 electric trucks, which have […]

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DHL Putting 89 New Lightning Electric Vans On The Road

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 23:50:02 +0000

DHL Express (DHL) has been trialling 9 Lightning Electric Ford Transit 350HD electric vans since late last year in the United States. The pilot has been going well, and the company now intends to put another 89 on the roads of California and New York. The electric vans, produced by Lightning eMotors, have an estimated […]

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Semi Ready: Tesla Launches Its New “Heavy Duty Trucking” Department

Credit to Author: Iqtidar Ali| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 19:00:36 +0000

Originally published on Tesla Oracle &  EV Annex. The automotive world is anxiously anticipating the Tesla Semi. And it turns out the EV leader just got one step closer to production. To that end, Tesla recently created a new “Heavy Duty Trucking” department which will oversee the development and production of the Tesla Semi and […]

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