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Peugeot Announces Next-Generation Electric Partner Compact Van

January 26, 2021Peugeot officially announced the next generation all-electric small van, the Peugeot e-Partner, which will join the mid-size van Peugeot e-Expert and large van Peugeot e-Boxer later this year.

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Phoenix Motorcars delivers two electric Class 4 utility trucks to Port of Oakland

January 25, 2021Phoenix Motorcars, which was recently acquired by SPI Energy, a provider of photovoltaic and EV solutions, has delivered two all-electric Z500 Class 4 utility trucks to the Port of Oakland, one of California’s largest ports.

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Mobile service busts engine carbon to restore ‘super’ performance

January 22, 2021A new engine cleaning service out of Metropolis, Ill., offers a sustainable solution that uses hydrogen and water rather than harsh chemicals.

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GoFor expands last mile electrification plans

January 22, 2021While the advances in battery technology and management capabilities properly position electric vehicles in compete in the open market, it is the growing number of industry commitments driving the continued development efforts.

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GM to invest nearly $800M to convert CAMI into Canada’s 1st large-scale commercial EV plant; EV600 first

January 18, 2021Subject to ratification of a tentative 2021 agreement reached with Unifor and confirmation of government support, General Motors plans to bring production of its recently announced BrightDrop electric light commercial vehicle, the EV600, to its CAMI manufacturing plant in Ingersoll, Ontario.

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Tiny electric delivery vans occupy former home of hulking Hummer H2

January 15, 2021Jim Taylor, CEO of startup Electric Last Mile Systems, will build Class 1 electric delivery vans in the former Hummer H2 plant, in Indiana. Taylor was the last CEO of Hummer before GM mothballed the brand after a sale to a Chinese entity fell through in 2010

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Yet Another Electric Delivery Van Is Coming to Market

January 14, 2021When it comes to commercial electric vehicles, it’s clear where the action is — the last-mile delivery market. On the heels of GM’s announcement of a new EV delivery vehicle platform and business unit, Ford’s big plans for the e-Transit, Rivian’s Amazon tie-up, and other independent OEMs in various stages of design, production, and sales,...

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Sustainability Q&A with DHL Supply Chain: Part 2

January 13, 2021The COVID-19 pandemic has left no company or industry untouched. While it has increased e-commerce demand, it has also created difficulties for operations, outreach and sustainability efforts.

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GM Unveils New Electric Delivery Van & EV Business Unit

January 12, 2021The EV600 is powered by GM’s Ultium battery system, and is targeted to have an estimated range of up to 250 miles on a full charge. It will have a peak charge rate of up to 170 miles of EV range per hour via 120kW DC fast charging, according to the automaker.

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Propane Autogas: The Year Behind and the Year Ahead

January 11, 2021While 2020 brought unimagined challenges, the resiliency of the fuel industry shone through, including for propane autogas.

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GoFor, Royale EV partner on fleet electrification

January 11, 2021GoFor Industries​, a Canadian last-mile delivery company, is partnering with California-based electric vehicle fleet-as-a-service (FaaS) provider​ ​Royale EV​ as part of a strategic move to electric vehicles starting in early 2021.

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Workhorse Receives its Largest Purchase Order from Pride Group Enterprises

January 4, 2021Workhorse Group Inc., an American technology company focused on providing sustainable drone-integrated electric vehicles to the last-mile delivery sector, has received a purchase order for 6,320 C-Series all-electric delivery vehicles from Pride Group Enterprises.

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Electric Last Mile Solutions is Bringing Electrification to E-Commerce Delivery

December 29, 2020Electric Last Mile Solutions is an electric vehicle startup entering the commercial fleet space as a new manufacturer of EV urban delivery vans with a focus on creating products aimed at the booming e-commerce industry as well as growing corporate sustainability initiatives.

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Renault Trucks expands its range of all-electric models

December 21, 2020Renault Trucks is broadening its all-electric range, and offering a wider choice of batteries for its medium-duty EVs.

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Lightning eMotors Rolls Out New Electric Transit Van Model

December 16, 2020Lightning eMotors, a provider of commercial electric vehicles (EVs) for fleets, has debuted a new model of its Class 3 Lightning Electric Transit Van.

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Vancouver Rolls Out its First EV Star Cargo Plus

December 14, 2020GreenPower Motor Co. Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of zero-emissions electric-powered medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, has delivered its first EV Star Cargo Plus to Vancouver.

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