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New Hydrogen Fuel Cell Achieves Fuel Cost Parity in Europe, Creating Pathway for North America

September 20, 2022The superior efficiency that hydrogen fuel cells offer fleet operators is driving this technology forward and is a catalyst for lowering fuel consumption and driving down hydrogen-electric vehicle TCO.

Loop Energy

World EV Day

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World EV Day Driving eMobility Message Forward

September 9, 2022After a whirlwind of electric vehicle (EV) developments in the past few years, transportation sectors around the world have taken notice and are increasingly moving towards setting zero-emission goals with the help of EVs.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

Infrastructure for the Future: How Microgrids are Accelerating Transportation Sector Decarbonization

Webinar Date: October 18, 2022 at 10:00am PSTJoin GNA, AlphaStruxure, and a group of transportation leaders for a discussion on proven strategies for accelerating the transition to a zero-emission future

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NACFE Podcast: GNA CEO Navigates the Future of Fleet Sustainability

August 30, 2022GNA CEO Erik Neandross recently joined NACFE's Mike Roeth to discuss working with OEMs and fleets on transitioning to clean fuels, the importance of TCO, and the main drivers of the accelerated sustainable transportation movement.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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Volvo LIGHTS Ends – A New Era Dawns

August 26, 2022During a ceremony at the Ontario Convention Center in California, Volvo Trucks North America formally declared the end of its innovative Volvo LIGHTS collaborative battery-electric truck partnership after a successful three-year run.

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GE Sells Generator Technology to Hyliion for Stake

August 26, 2022General Electric Co. is selling new generator technology to startup Hyliion Holdings Corp. and will take a roughly 3% stake in the electric trucking startup in a cash-and-stock transaction.

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Waymo to Test Autonomous Cascadia on Public Roadways

August 24, 2022Waymo and Daimler are beginning autonomous driving pilots on public roads with test fleets. Their goal is to move from the Waymo-operated fleet to an autonomous product customers could purchase directly from Daimler.

via Fleet Owner

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EPA Seeks Small-Business Input on Phase 3 GHG Rules for Trucks, Buses

August 24, 2022The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is inviting small businesses to give it feedback on the agency’s proposed Phase 3 greenhouse gas emissions rules.

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The Road to Electrification for Medium-Duty Trucks

August 22, 2022Whatever path they take, there is a strong use case for battery-electric trucks in the box truck segment of the MD truck market

North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE)

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Could Hybrid Tech Help Future Diesels?

August 22, 2022For the next two decades or so – quite possibly longer – the vast majority of North American fleets will rely on diesel fuel to move freight, particularly in long-haul applications.

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blue and black semi truck driving down desert highway

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Daimler Truck Names New CEO for Autonomous Subsidiary Torc Robotics

August 19, 2022Daimler Truck is installing its own CEO to lead Torc Robotics, ending a 17-year era of Michael Fleming’s leadership. The move folds the independent subsidiary further into the world’s largest truck maker.

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Hyzon Ousts CEO in Wake of Delisting Fears

August 19, 2022Hyzon Motors Inc. announced a change of leadership in the wake of missing the deadline to file second-quarter results with the Securities and Exchange Commission amid a “myriad of issues,” including accounting irregularities.  

via Heavy Duty Trucking

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Growth Trends in the Propane Autogas Market

August 18, 2022Propane autogas is an effective clean fuel option for medium-duty fleets that need a range up to 400 miles per day and the ability to carry a heavier payload.

Propane Education & Research Council (PERC)

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Navistar’s New Truck Includes OEM’s Final Internal Combustion Engine

August 17, 2022Navistar’s newly updated International LT Series tractor and all-new S13 Integrated Powertrain includes the final internal combustion engine (ICE) the company will develop as it moves toward its zero-emission goals.

via Fleet Owner

Blue, purple and red Semi trucks climbs Interstate Hill In Heavy Traffic

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EMA Withdraws CARB Emissions Challenge

August 15, 2022The Truck and Engine Manufacturers Association (EMA) has withdrawn a lawsuit against the California Air Resources Board challenging the timing of its emissions regulations.

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Long Beach Container Terminal: Sustainable, Autonomous, and Electric

August 11, 2022In August 2021, the Port of Long Beach made history after it completed a major project to electrify a container terminal at Middle Harbor in California — the Long Beach Container Terminal — a multiyear approach to redevelop and decarbonize the port’s operations that sent shockwaves across the industry, as the project lasted a decade.

via GreenBiz