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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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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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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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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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Octillion debuts new EV battery leasing plan

December 16, 2020Octillion Power Systems has announced a new demo program that allows fleet customers to lease batteries when they purchase vehicles.

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Essential Utilities Pilots Hybrid-Electric Vehicle Program

December 14, 2020Essential Utilities, a water and gas utility company based in Pennsylvania, launched a hybrid-electric vehicle pilot program in partnership with XL Fleet for its two most popular commercial GM vehicle platforms.

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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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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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Electrification Coalition report: barriers and solutions to accelerate adoption of electric trucks in freight sector

November 13, 2020The Electrification Coalition released a new report that identifies solutions and actions that industry stakeholders should take to help the United States accelerate the adoption of electric trucks in the freight sector.

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News: Ford Introduces E-Transit Commercial EV

November 13, 2020Ford previewed the upcoming electric version of its best-selling Transit van, putting down a marker for the company in the exploding commercial EV market. The 2022 Ford E-Transit, due to arrive in late 2021, will start at about $46,000 and offer 126 miles of range in its most efficient version. It rear-wheel drive electric motor...

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Ford Announces Michigan Investments, Plans to Debut New Electric Van

November 10, 2020Ford’s newest electric vehicle — a commercial van called the E-Transit — will be unveiled by the company Nov. 12, assembled at Ford’s Kansas City, Mo., plant and be available by late 2021.

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