BrightDrop On Track For Fastest Company In History To Reach $1 Billion In Revenue

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2022 15:00:49 +0000

BrightDrop shared with investors today that it expected to cross the $1 billion sales mark in 2023, making it one of the fastest businesses to do so. By the end of the decade, the company expects to reach 20% profit margins and up to $10 billion in revenue. The BrightDrop Zevo lineup of electric delivery […]

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Europe, China, & US Could Decarbonise 84% Of Global Shipping Emissions Without IMO

Credit to Author: Transport & Environment (T&E)| Date: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 14:15:34 +0000

With the vast majority of ships calling at European, Chinese and US ports, regulation of shipping emissions in these economies would be enough to decarbonise shipping globally. 84% of shipping traffic goes through Europe, China and the US, a new Transport & Environment (T&E) study shows. If these economies were to regulate ships calling at […]

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Maritime Sector & Green Hydrogen Leaders Agree On Ambitious Targets & Collaboration to Reach Zero-Emissions Global Shipping By 2050

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2022 13:00:33 +0000

Image credit: Maersk TankersTen organizations signed the Joint Statement on Green Hydrogen and Green Shipping, committing to rapid adoption of green hydrogen-based fuels this decade to get on track for full decarbonization of the shipping sector by 2050, and calling on policymakers to help achieve the ambitious targets. Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt – November 14, 2022 Leading organizations and […]

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New US Hydrogen Strategy: Wrong Department, Wrong Authors

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Wed, 02 Nov 2022 17:26:26 +0000

Hydrogen demand projection through 2100The US hydrogen strategy was positioned in the wrong federal department. It was put in the hands of people who deal with fossil fuels all day long and have a paradigm of burning them for energy, not a paradigm of electricity for energy. It fails Rumelt’s test for the first thing that makes a good strategy, and so its principles and actions will be failures as well.

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Volvo Group To Produce Battery Modules In Ghent By 2025

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Fri, 28 Oct 2022 02:46:21 +0000

Volvo Group’s truck plant in Ghent, Belgium, has announced that in 2025 it will start to produce battery modules. So far, the group has been dependent on partners to supply both cells and modules to the group. The investment decision to install battery module manufacturing capacity in Ghent is another important step for Volvo Group […]

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Shyft Group Shows Off Its Blue Arc Electric Last Mile Delivery Vehicle To Customers

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Thu, 20 Oct 2022 15:00:15 +0000

Shyft Group, formerly known as Spartan Motors, has nearly five decades of experience designing and building fleet vehicles of all shapes and sizes including half of all last mile delivery vehicles. These delivery vans are what you think of when you think about a standard FedEx or UPS delivery truck. In today’s dystopian pseudo post-COVID […]

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Volvo Trucks Tackles Range & Charging With The Second Generation Heavy Duty VNR

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Thu, 20 Oct 2022 13:00:02 +0000

Volvo Trucks North America brought customers, partners, and media out to its customer center in Dublin, Virginia as part of its 2022 Electromobility Summit. They showcased the work they’ve done to date to lead the electrification of the heavy trucking space and cast a compelling vision for the future of electric mobility at Volvo Trucks. […]

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Volvo Trucks Levels Up Its Electric Trucks Sales Process With End-To-End Fleet Electrification Consulting

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 13:00:31 +0000

Volvo Trucks North America spent a week bringing customers, partners, and media out to its customer center in Dublin, Virginia as part of its 2022 Electromobility Summit to showcase the work it has done to lead the electrification of the heavy trucking space. The flagship of Volvo Trucks’ efforts in North America is the Volvo […]

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First Drive: The Volvo VNR Electric Class 8 Semi Truck

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2022 16:38:05 +0000

Volvo Trucks North America spent a week bringing customers, partners, and media out to its customer center in Dublin, Virginia as part of its 2022 Electromobility Summit to showcase the work it has done to lead the electrification of the heavy trucking space. The flagship of Volvo Trucks’ efforts in North America is the Volvo […]

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Peak Oil Demand — Will It Be Hastened By Electric Semis?

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2022 14:43:51 +0000

While Tesla fans and logistics companies anxiously await deliveries of the first electric Semis, China leads the world in low-emissions trucking. Bloomberg reports that light commercial electric vehicle sales have gone from 1% of market share to 10% in the last two years, and may be a big factor in early onset peak oil demand. […]

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