Daimler Trucks North America and Volvo Trucks North America will produce and deliver 100 Class 8 battery-electric trucks for deployment in Schneider and NFI’s Southern California fleet operations as part of the Joint Electric Truck Scaling Initiative.
August 31, 2021
Volvo Truck North America delivered the first Volvo VNR Electric to Manhattan Beer Distributors in New York City.
August 13, 2021
Companies such as UPS and FritoLay will have to wait a little longer for their all-electric Tesla Semi Class 8 trucks, as a second-quarter earnings report pushed production out to 2022.
July 28, 2021
Penske, Roush CleanTech and Proterra are collaborating on fleet electrification strategies, including charging, to support customers.
July 20, 2021
Manhattan Beer Distributors placed an order for five Volvo VNR Electric Class 8 trucks — the first zero tailpipe emission, battery-electric trucks to be deployed in the fleet of more than 400 delivery trucks.
June 3, 2021
How efficient is an all-electric Class 6 delivery truck in its regular duty cycle with payloads up to 11,000 lbs.? Weight is less of an EV range inhibitor than you’d think.
March 29, 2021
Postmaster General Louis DeJoy stated at a House appropriations subcommittee that with the proper funding, the USPS could increase the number of electric vehicles it orders.
March 12, 2021
A deal with Proterra completes Volta Trucks’s strategic sourcing of its electric powertrain. The venture will lead to production of the all-electric 16-ton Volta Zero commercial truck that can deliver freight inside urban areas.
February 18, 2021
When delivering a transformer to be used in an electric-truck charging array at a Schneider terminal, using a battery-electric truck was a natural move for Southern California Edison.
January 25, 2021
The Bobit fleet team got a chance to climb through a test version of the all-electric pickup at Lordstown Motors’ new facility in Irvine, Calif.
January 19, 2021
Dependable Highway Express has been piloting two Volvo electric trucks as part of its sustainability efforts and plans to order more.
January 14, 2021
Paccar Parts is introducing new electric vehicle charging stations to support the global launch of electric vehicles.
January 8, 2021
Electric Island will be a large public charging site for medium- and heavy-duty electric commercial vehicles, co-developed by Daimler Trucks North America and Portland General Electric. It's expected to be the first of its kind in the United States.
December 1, 2020
Volvo Trucks North America announced it will begin selling the Volvo VNR Electric truck model on Dec. 3. It will start producing the VNR Electric at its New River Valley manufacturing plant in Dublin, Virginia, in early 2021.
November 5, 2020
Pride Group Enterprises recently reserved 150 Tesla Electric Semis with the option to increase the order to 500 trucks.
November 5, 2020