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WattEV’s Electric Highway Energized by Port Connection

May 10, 2022The Port of Long Beach will be the southern hub of WattEV’s planned heavy-duty Electric Truck Charging Network.

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VTNA Announces Pair of Groundbreaking Orders, Autonomous Tech

May 9, 2022Volvo Trucks North America customers NFI and QCD are both increasing their investments in electromobility solutions with their latest orders of a total of 90 Volvo VNR Electric trucks

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Freightliner Reveals Refreshed eCascadia

May 9, 2022Freightliner Trucks unveiled the new battery-electric Freightliner eCascadia, including a catalog of new, innovative safety and connectivity features.

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SoSF 2022 Report: Accelerating Use of Clean Tech

May 9, 2022In the third annual State of Sustainable Fleets Market Brief, transportation fleets continued to report that their use of clean fuels and advanced vehicle technologies is rapidly progressing.

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EVs Will Work In Some Heavy-Duty Regional Haul Applications

May 6, 2022Big trucks are electrifiable today. Maybe not all big trucks, but certain heavy-duty diesel trucks can be replaced with battery-electric trucks. I say this with certainty based on what we learned from the four Class 8 regional haul tractors that participated in last fall’s Run on Less – Electric demonstration. One of these vehicles, a...

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RNG’s Direct Cost, Emission Benefits Continue to Improve

May 6, 2022While some clean technologies continue to develop, others are available now and enable a jump-start on emissions reductions immediately, like RNG.

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Volvo, DHL Get Ready for Hub-to-Hub Autonomous Trucking

May 5, 2022Volvo Autonomous Solutions will work with logistics provider DHL Supply Chain on hub-to-hub autonomous freight hauling, joining a rush of fleets and autonomous startups envisioning the future road without human drivers.

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Southeast Carrier Gathering Real-World Class 8 EV Data

May 3, 2022Benore Logistic Systems, a for-hire FleetOwner 500 fleet, says it is the first carrier in South Carolina to add an electric tractor. Benore is using a Peterbilt 579EV on short hauls to gather data on how electrics might fit into its future.

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Prologis Mobility’s Henrik Holland Addresses Partner Solutions to EV Challenges

May 2, 2022Prologis head offers solutions to the challenges fleets face when attempting to electrify.

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Embark ESG Report Highlights Environmental Benefits of AVs

April 28, 2022In its inaugural report, Embark said it is working with fleets to help them comply with emissions standards, similar to those announced in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Trucks Plan.

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5 Expectations for Your CNG/RNG Fueling Equipment

April 27, 2022If you’ve invested in CNG fueling for your fleet or are considering a change for economical or environmental reasons, it’s important to look at short-term and long-term benefits and risks.

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Zero-Emission Truck Trial OK’d for California Ports

April 26, 2022Long Beach harbor commissioners on April 25 approved an agreement — hailed as groundbreaking — that will deploy 100 battery-electric trucks to the twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

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Daimler’s Martin Daum: Autonomous Trucks Will Benefit Industry Without Threatening Jobs

April 25, 2022As autonomous trucks gradually move closer to commercialization, Daimler Truck CEO Martin Daum sees this technology delivering a range of benefits for fleet customers and for society at large.

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Achieving Decarbonization Goals for Fleets

April 25, 2022A resource that reduces the stress on the grid and decreases fleets' reliance on fuel sources that produce GHG emissions will help the EV transition.

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N.J. Administration Invests in Electric Trucks for Vulnerable Communities

April 22, 2022Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration is releasing an additional $6 million investment to offset the cost of electric trucks in vulnerable communities in New Jersey, states Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Shawn M. LaTourette.

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Why These Fleets Use Renewable Diesel Fuel

April 21, 2022More and more fleets are using renewable diesel to lower emissions, which is chemically similar to petroleum but is 100% renewable.

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