Electric-vehicle maker Xos recently unveiled new medium- and heavy-duty battery-electric models, upping its game on the heavier side of its Class 5-8 market focus. Shortly before that announcement, Chris Brown sat down with co-founder Gio Sordoni to talk electrification.
June 1, 2022
OEMs control EV battery specs for the moment, but fleets eventually will be able to specify different chemistries and battery types for their battery-electric trucks based on their needs.
April 11, 2022
Matt Betz of DTE Energy shares some of the steps in his plan in hopes other vocational fleets can use it as a template for their own EV efforts.
April 1, 2022
Zeus Electric Chassis is set to deliver five trucks to the Sacramento Municipal Utilities District in California (SMUD) in May. Learn more about the vehicles and why SMUD is going all-electric.
March 28, 2022
You might be surprised by the number of zero-emission medium- and heavy-duty trucks that have been deployed in the U.S., given the amount of media coverage given to them.
February 3, 2022
Adam Wilkum, director of e-Mobility for Roush CleanTech, discusses the importance of researching what will work best for your operation sooner rather than later.
December 1, 2021
Electric trucks will redefine how we move freight, but will the addition of a few tons of batteries demand a redesign of the vehicle itself? Find out.
November 24, 2021
Why Volvo Trucks believes it's not only imperative, but also very possible, for more trucking fleets to get started with electrification efforts.
October 12, 2021
Dropping diesel powertrains for battery-electric means there will be fewer parts to worry about, but procedures will change and new maintenance intervals will be needed.
September 27, 2021
Wireless charging by WiTricity for medium-duty and last mile delivery trucks is here now and it works, says WiTricity Chief Marketing Officer Amy Barzdukas.
September 22, 2021
Flipping the switch to battery-electric trucks at any fleet must start with a comprehensive and well-thought-out plan.
September 20, 2021
Volvo Truck North America delivered the first Volvo VNR Electric to Manhattan Beer Distributors in New York City.
August 13, 2021
In Germany, they’ve been testing trucks that get electricity from overhead electric lines, similar to how many trains work. But unlike trains or streetcars, these trucks can also operate on regular roads.
August 6, 2021
We dig into the State of Sustainable Fleets Report for insights into medium- and heavy-duty fleet adoption of battery-electric, natural gas, propane, renewable fuels, and more.
July 20, 2021