Search Close Menu

Search Results

Best Match Date Posted
Close
Expand All
Results: 36
DOE SuperTruck 3 to Focus on Truck Electrification

DOE SuperTruck 3 to Focus on Truck Electrification

The Department of Energy's SuperTruck 3 program will provide funding for research and development of electric and fuel-cell trucks, including a broader range of vehicles than the tractor-trailers in the first two programs.

April 15, 2021

ZF: What Wabco Deal Means for Next-Generation Mobility

ZF: What Wabco Deal Means for Next-Generation Mobility

ZF says its acquisition of Wabco will create “a leading global integrated systems provider for commercial vehicle technology.” But what does that mean for North American fleets? Find out in this interview with HDT.

December 11, 2020

Green Transportation: Beyond the Tailpipe [Commentary]
Meet HDT's 2020 Top Green Fleets

Meet HDT's 2020 Top Green Fleets

Twenty companies illustrate how trucking can take the lead in sustainability in HDT's annual Top Green Fleet awards, honoring strategies such as electric vehicle and alternative fuel adoption, fuel-saving techniques, and green facilities.

November 16, 2020

Electric-Truck Adoption Connected to Charging Infrastructure Development

Electric-Truck Adoption Connected to Charging Infrastructure Development

Fleet adoption of medium- and heavy-duty electric vehicles means more than just acquiring the trucks. It also means having places to charge those trucks — and it’s not as simple as plugging a Nissan Leaf into a port in your garage or a parking space at Whole Foods.

October 26, 2020

Allison Transmission Launches Electric Truck Axles
Lion Electric Offering EV Charging Equipment, Expertise
What Penske Learned About Charging Electric Trucks

What Penske Learned About Charging Electric Trucks

Penske’s journey into the complex world of figuring out charging for medium- and heavy-duty electric trucks began a little over two years ago when it teamed up with Daimler Trucks North America for the Freightliner Electric Innovation Fleet of eCascadia and eM2 106 trucks.

October 1, 2020

Trevor Milton Leaves Nikola Amidst Fraud Allegations

Trevor Milton Leaves Nikola Amidst Fraud Allegations

Trevor Milton has voluntarily left Nikola Corp., the fuel-cell and electric-truck company that started in his basement, amid charges of fraud and an investigation by the Justice Department and the SEC.

September 21, 2020

Hyundai Fuel-Cell Push Includes Heavy-Duty Trucks [VIDEO]

Hyundai Fuel-Cell Push Includes Heavy-Duty Trucks [VIDEO]

Hyundai's new global advocacy program to highlight hydrogen fuel cell technology includes heavy-duty trucks. Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge explores what the Korean vehicle maker has said about bringing fuel-cell trucks to the U.S. in this video.

September 11, 2020

Navistar: Electric Truck Will be First Off the Line of New Facility
Daimler Trucks North America ‘Not Standing Still’ on Electric Trucks

Daimler Trucks North America ‘Not Standing Still’ on Electric Trucks

The COVID-19 pandemic has not significantly affected Daimler Trucks North America’s work on medium- and heavy-duty battery-electric trucks, and despite production shutdowns due to the pandemic, the company is back to building vehicles at the same rate it was before the pandemic hit.

August 17, 2020

Sustainability Key Motivator for Early Fleet Adopters of Clean Vehicle Technologies

Sustainability Key Motivator for Early Fleet Adopters of Clean Vehicle Technologies

While diesel and gasoline engines will still be the main power source for commercial vehicles for the next decade, fleets are now testing and buying sustainable vehicle technologies in record numbers. That’s according to a new study of fleet use of sustainable vehicle platforms for medium- and heavy-duty fleets, such as natural gas, propane, electric, and renewable fuels.

August 12, 2020

DTNA's New Engineering Chief on Autonomous Tech, Electric Trucks and More

DTNA's New Engineering Chief on Autonomous Tech, Electric Trucks and More

When Rainer Müller-Finkeldei started working on artificial intelligence at Daimler in 1995, few people knew what AI was or had heard of neural networks. Now he’s in the thick of autonomous truck development and more as the new senior vice president of engineering and technology at Daimler Trucks North America.

August 4, 2020

Volvo Forges Ahead with Electric, Vocational Trucks

Volvo Forges Ahead with Electric, Vocational Trucks

Volvo Trucks North America isn’t letting the COVID-19-related drop in truck sales and corporate layoffs keep it from moving ahead with its electric truck development and its latest vocational truck models.

July 16, 2020