Fuel / Technology: Autonomous

Three Technologies Volvo Says Will Radically Change Trucking

September 20, 2017The future of trucking and transportation will involve three main elements: connectivity, electromobility and automation.

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Vehicle Makers Exploring Business Cases for Autonomy

September 13, 2017Vehicle manufacturers have been experimenting more with the ways that autonomous vehicles can serve business purposes.

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News: Second Generation Nissan Leaf Introduced

September 6, 2017More Dynamic Design, More Range & Tech, Cheaper Price

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PACCAR Unveils Automated Transmission

August 22, 2017New offering completes integrated powertrain for Peterbilt, Kenworth trucks.

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Heavier Use of Robotics by Transportation Expected Soon

August 7, 2017Yet use of drones, autonomous vehicles, and even artificial intelligence will be uneven, survey finds.

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Johnson Controls: Driving Toward EV Future

August 1, 2017Demand for power needed for engine controls and fuel-saving stop/start systems will push electrified vehicles to the forefront in a decade.

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Bosch Putting Brains Behind Autonomous Driving

July 31, 2017Bosch intends to create a brain for autonomous vehicles capable of collecting and processing information faster than the human brain.

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Trucking Firms Shouldn’t Ignore Current Fuel Efficiency Technology

July 20, 2017We shouldn’t lose sight of the freight hauling efficiency technology that is available today.

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Nissan Fortifying Autonomous-Driving Position

June 22, 2017Nissan product planning chief Phillipe Klein says the automaker will be ready to match technologies to the value consumers place on them.

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Daimler Trucks Director Sees Hurdles Along Road to Autonomous Vehicles

June 15, 2017An interview with Derek Rotz, director of advanced engineering for Daimler Trucks North America.

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GM Calls New Batch of Self-Driving EVs Industry First

June 13, 2017The latest-generation autonomous Chevy Bolt EV began rolling off the line January with GM’s newest self-driving technology.

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Confidence Key to Driverless Rollout, Oz Agency Says

June 12, 2017Building consumer, industry and regulatory confidence in autonomous-vehicle technologies is the key to their successful introduction.

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ACT Expo 2017 in Review

June 5, 2017Last month’s ACT Expo demonstrated the continued momentum taking place across the transportation industry to push forward low-carbon fuels, more efficient technologies and fleet sustainability.

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GM Says Its Future Mobility Pieces Installed

May 19, 2017Future mobility at GM include Cruise Automation, connectivity, new ventures in shared transportation and autonomous Chevy Bolts under testing.

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Electric Bus Manufacturer Begins Autonomous Program in U.S.

May 4, 2017Proterra has announced the company is initiating an autonomous bus program with the University of Nevada, Reno, and its Living Lab Coalition partners.

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ACT Expo Sets 2017 Program

March 7, 2017The stage is set for the 2017 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, the conference will feature the increasing array of commercially available and rapidly developing technologies for sustainable fleet operations.

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