Application: Utility/Work Truck

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Green Mountain Power Aims to Make Trucks as Green as its Grid with Lion Electric

July 30, 2021Commercial EV manufacturer Lion Electric has announced that Vermont energy provider Green Mountain Power will purchase two of its all-electric heavy duty trucks for electrical maintenance crews in the field.

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Electric Ttrucks the focus of webinar series

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NACFE Electrification Webinar Series Nearing End, Run on Less – Electric Kickoff

July 21, 2021Electric trucks have fleets more than just a little curious as the trucking industry contemplates the transition to a zero-emissions future.

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Propane Rebates Available for Bus, Truck Fleets in Several States

July 21, 2021Bus and truck fleets in Michigan, Ohio, Washington, Oregon, and Hawaii, who purchase vehicles fueled by propane, are now eligible for rebates.

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Penske, ROUSH CleanTech, Proterra Announce F-650 Electric Commercial Trucks

July 20, 2021ROUSH CleanTech, Penske Truck Leasing, and Proterra have announced a new collaboration under which Proterra will supply its battery technology to ROUSH CleanTech for the development of its next-generation Ford F-650 all-electric commercial truck.

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Ford F-150 Lightning Pro

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Ford Highlights EV Efforts, Partnering with Utilities to Increase Adoption

July 15, 2021The Ford Electric Vehicle Integration Manager emphasized the OEM’s growing commitment to EVs nationwide in a recent webinar.

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VW Funding Solcitation Open

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VW Funding for Combustion Freight and Marine Projects Available Statewide in California

July 7, 2021For a comprensive overview of available funding, join South Coast AQMD for a one-hour complimentary webinar on July 21st at 11:00am PT.

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JB Poindexter & Co Launches EAVX

July 2, 2021JB Poindexter & Co has announced the launch of its new business, EAVX, which will partner with advanced electric and alternative power chassis producers to design, manufacture, distribute, and service the world’s largest commercial fleets and markets.

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Merchants Fleet Rolls Out Dedicated Service for EV Evaluation, Procurement

June 29, 2021Merchants Fleet has debuted its AdoptEV service, a tool designed to educate and transition clients through the electric vehicle and electric vehicle supply equipment purchase process.

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Natual Gas Truck Driving on a Road

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Recent Growth, Adoption Shows Natural Gas Vehicles Are a Proven, Cost-Effective Option

June 29, 2021Real-world fleets agree: natural gas delivers benefits unmatched by diesel and not yet available at scale from zero-emission technologies.

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Phoenix Motorcars Surpasses 2.75 Million All-Electric Miles

June 28, 2021California based Phoenix Motorcars, a group company of SPI Energy Ltd., recently exceeded the 2.75 million electric mile mark, counting all their fully electric trucks and shuttle buses in operation. This includes their first-, second-, and third-generation products that have been driven across a wide variety of end-use applications.

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Renewable Gas 360 Image Representing Renewable Molecules

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Renewable Gas 360 Webinar Series Highlights Renewable Molecules

June 24, 2021Renewable Gas 360, an educational webinar series, provides important information on organic and renewable feedstocks for energy production.

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ACT Expo Fleet Awards

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Nominations for 2021 ACT Expo Fleet Awards Ending Soon

June 23, 2021Submissions will only be accepted until June 30 for the ACT Expo Fleet Awards, so make sure to nominate a fleet as soon as possible.

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Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Would Help California meet its Climate Goals

June 23, 2021President Biden's infrastructure plan uses an expansive definition that includes roads, homes, highways, bridges, water system and the electricity grid.

BREATHE Southern California

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Pride Travel Center Provides Propane Autogas

June 23, 2021As the drive for alternative energy source adoption grows stronger, the first fuel travel center in the U.S. to house multiple alternative energy options: propane autogas,  electric, and hydrogen.

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Seattle Goes Zero Emissions with Last-Mile Delivery Zones

June 17, 2021A zero-emissions last-mile delivery zone is being established in Seattle through the efforts of the University of Washington’s Urban Freight Lab (UFL) along with several last-mile delivery and technology companies.

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Ford Acquires Battery-Management Startup to Charge EV Fleets

June 17, 2021Ford Motor Co. has acquired a startup that specializes in managing charging networks for commercial electric vehicles, a business the automaker hopes could generate as much as $1 billion in revenue by 2030.

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