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Merchants Fleet Accelerates Electrification With Purchase of 5,400 BrightDrop EV410s

November 23, 2021New midsize electric van offers electrification option for Merchants’ last-mile and delivery clients across North America.

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Iveco CNG Trucks Reinforce Amazon Freight Fleet

November 19, 2021Amazon is increasing the number of compressed natural gas vehicles available to its partners across Europe, working with vehicle manufacturers and start-ups to test and develop more sustainable technologies.

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Oregon Adopts Clean Trucks Rules; Other States May Follow

November 18, 2021New rules in Oregon will accelerate the electrification of school buses, package delivery vans, waste haulers, and commercial tractors.

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Lightning eMotors Execs Tout Production Growth, Land L.A. Deal

November 17, 2021With several recent headlines in the commercial electric vehicle space focused on production delays and big guidance changes, the leaders of Lightning eMotors repeatedly delivered a clear message to go with their third-quarter results: They’re actually making stuff and being paid for it.

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Workhorse Overhaul Could Lead to More than Electric Vans

November 11, 2021Workhorse Group reported negative revenue and profits in Q3 as new CEO Rick Dauch grounded production of the C-1000 electric delivery van, jettisoned 25% of the hourly workforce, overhauled the executive leadership and dropped a lawsuit against the U.S. Postal Service over the company’s unsuccessful bid to build battery-powered mail trucks.

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Greenlots Becoming Shell Recharge Solutions, Fostering Greater Access to Commercial Transportation Electrification

November 10, 2021Greenlots recently announced that in early 2022, the company will become Shell Recharge Solutions, helping to further deliver lower-carbon transportation for commercial fleets, businesses, cities, and public charging.

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TCO Big Driver for Fleets Considering Clean Tech

November 10, 2021TCO is one the most important parts of making alternative fuel vehicle purchase decisions. Learn more about TCO in an upcoming webinar.

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FCCC Launches Electric MT50e Walk-in Van

November 4, 2021Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. has launched the MT50e, its all-electric, medium-duty Class 5 walk-in van focused on meeting the demands of last-mile delivery.

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Renewable Propane Growing in Popularity

October 26, 2021Renewable propane is produced from renewable raw materials, and has a lower carbon intensity than conventional propane.

Propane Education & Research Council (PERC)

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NYC Announces $75 Million in Funding for Electric Vehicles and Infrastructure to Expand Greenest Municipal Fleet

October 12, 2021In NYC, the addition of EVs and charging infrastructure helps support the goal of transitioning to an all-electric fleet by 2040.

Empire Clean Cities

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Optimal-EV Signs Vicinity as North American Dealer for EV Product Line

October 6, 2021Vicinity Motor Corp., a supplier of electric, CNG, gas and clean diesel vehicles, has signed a licensing and marketing agreement with Optimal-EV, a low-floor electric shuttle bus company, to serve as the exclusive North American distributor of its all-electric product line through Vicinity’s dealer network.

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Lightning eMotors and Ricardo Partner to Provide Commercial EVs to UK Customers

October 6, 2021Ricardo and Lightning eMotors, a leading US-based provider of medium-duty commercial electric vehicles for fleets, have entered into a strategic partnership agreement to deploy commercial electric vehicles in the UK, a market with more than 700,000 commercial vehicles in operation today.

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Industry Aims at Refocusing Zero-Emission Efforts to National Level

September 29, 2021As several states move to adopt requirements for zero-emission vehicles, manufacturers have even more reason to call for national uniformity.

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Run on Less Finale Focuses on Electrification Feasibility

September 28, 2021The Run on Less demonstration followed 13 fleets throughout North America as they delivered real freight in battery-electric trucks.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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Workhorse Withdraws Next-Gen Mail Truck Bid Protest

September 16, 2021Workhorse Group is withdrawing its protest of a multibillion dollar delivery truck contract that the U.S. Postal Service had awarded to Oshkosh Corp. after reconsidering the background of the bid as well as other business opportunities.

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Clean Motion Offers Electric Delivery Van That Charges Itself

September 16, 2021Swedish electric vehicle company Clean Motion has debuted Re:volt, a compact, strong and modular delivery van developed to meet the demand for sustainable last-mile transports in cities.

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