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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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Alsco Uniforms North America launches fleet electrification program with Motiv Power Systems

December 9, 2020Motiv Power Systems announced the deployment of four all-electric step vans with Alsco, a global uniform service company.

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Ford still working on fuel cell while banking largely on all-electric

December 2, 2020During the recent reveal for the all-electric 2022 Ford Transit, Ford CEO and President Jim Farley made it clear that his company was on board with all-electric vehicles, California-style. “This is the path we’re on,” Farley said during the Nov. 12 virtual event.

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Is RNG a California-Only Fuel?

December 2, 2020With California’s renewable natural gas boom, how can fleets across the country share the cost- and emission-reduction benefits of RNG?

UCLA Adds Third EV Star Zero Emissions Vehicle to Fleet

November 24, 2020The first two GreenPower EV Star Min-E shuttles ordered by UCLA Transportation are being used by UCLA Health and are transporting patients and visitors, as well as staff and faculty working at the medical centers.

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Top Five Reasons Propane is Proven for Clean Transportation

November 17, 2020Propane offers fleets reduced operating costs and lower emissions, along with reliability, performance and innovation.

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First look: Ford E-Transit all-electric commercial van

November 16, 2020Ford changed CV market van expectations when it introduced the full-size Transit to North America, with the proven European design replacing the venerable and best-selling Ford E-Series in 2015.

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Bimbo Bakeries Orders More Electric Trucks from Motiv

November 10, 2020Delivery vans are a popular choice for large parcel and delivery fleets, linen and uniform companies, and bakery trucks, due to the ample cargo space which is easily accessible while drivers make multiple stops.

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