Fuel / Technology: EV

Image: WattEV

Investing in Tomorrow: The Role of Public Charging Infrastructure in California’s Clean Energy Future

February 2, 2024With regulations such as ACF pushing fleets to electrify their operations at an increasing rate through 2035, California needs to overcome multiple significant barriers to make this vision a reality.

WattEV

Transportation’s Biggest Names to Headline ACT Expo 2024

February 1, 2024Top executives from J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., Pilot Travel Centers LLC, Penske Truck Leasing, Peterbilt, Navistar, Daimler Truck North America, Volvo Trucks North America, and Mack Trucks North America confirmed to speak.

Image: Adobe Stock

Is EV Battery Recycling a Remedy for Battery Mineral Sourcing Concerns?

January 31, 2024As the U.S. looks to secure its critical mineral supply, a particular EV component has increasingly come into the spotlight: the battery.

GNA/TRC

Image: Adobe Stock

Diverse Strategies Facilitating Clean Transportation from Federal to Local Levels

January 29, 2024Even within the framework of the Inflation Reduction Act, it is at the state and local level where some of the most innovative examples of climate leadership reside.

GNA/TRC

Volvo Trucks President to Give Insight into the Future of Commercial Transport at ACT Expo 2024

January 10, 2024Volvo Trucks President Roger Alm will present an engaging keynote address on the 2024 ACT Expo mainstage, providing attendees with unique insight into the future of commercial transportation at the 13th annual show.

ACT Expo

Image: Adobe Stock

Embracing the Advanced Clean Trucks Rule, or Not?

January 10, 2024Despite the many states who quickly adopted the ACT rule, 2023 saw the first instances of unexpected retreats from the effort, reflecting an evolution in the zero emissions approaches taken by medium- and heavy-duty fleets.

GNA/TRC

Image: Adobe Stock

New Federal Guidance on Critical Minerals Signals Changes for EVs

January 8, 2024With an administration that has set an EV precedent and an ambitious target of 50% of EV sale shares in the U.S. by 2030, new federal guidances aim to help change how and where the critical minerals used to produce EVs will be sourced and processed.

GNA/TRC

A yellow semi leads a packed line of traffic down an interstate

Image: Adobe Stock

CA Drayage Fleets Get Reprise from Clean Fleets Rule

January 2, 2024In a recent letter to the California Trucking Association, CARB stated it will delay enforcement of certain provisions until the EPA makes its final decision on ACF waivers.

GNA/TRC

Image: Adobe Stock

Top 10 ACT News Articles of 2023

December 21, 2023Everything from EVs and fuel cells to propane and infrastructure filled out the top 10 news articles this year.

GNA/TRC

COP28

Image: Adobe Stock

North America Makes a Splash at COP28

December 19, 2023North America played an active role in some landmark moments at the event, focusing on its efforts to accelerate the adoption of clean transportation technologies.

GNA/TRC

environmental justice

Image: Adobe Stock

CARB’s Environmental Justice Revamp

December 11, 2023Clean transportation stakeholders and decision makers should take note of Blueprint 2.0 Strategy's launch because the California Legislature has encouraged air districts to prioritize "zero-emission technologies wherever feasible."

GNA/TRC

Image: Ford Pro

Ford Pro, Xcel Energy Collaborate to Meet 30,000 Charging Ports by 2030 Goal

December 5, 2023Ford Pro and Xcel Energy recently announced a collaborative deployment of 30,000 electric vehicle charging ports in the utility’s service territories across the U.S. by 2030, with most upfront costs offset by Xcel for qualifying fleet customers.

Image: Forum Mobility

Infrastructure Developer to Offer Charging for Thousands of Trucks in Less Than Two Years

December 4, 2023Electrification solution provider Forum Mobility recently unveiled plans to build a heavy-duty truck charging depot at the Port of Long Beach to meet the accelerating demand.

Image: Mullen

The Class 1 Cargo Van That’s Here to Stay

December 4, 2023Mullen Automotive is an emerging electric vehicle manufacturer that makes clean-energy alternatives that are efficient, economical and most importantly, easy to operate.

Mullen Automotive

Penske

ACT News Talks Tech: Penske’s Paul Rosa

November 20, 2023ACT News Talks Tech host Stephane Babcock recently sat down with Penske's Paul Rosa to discuss the company's ongoing sustainability efforts and the future of trucking.

GNA/TRC

Image: Forum Mobility

Forum Mobility Helps Drayage Fleet Transition to Zero-Emission, Launch Dedicated EV Service

November 16, 2023Learn how Forum Mobility's partnership with Hight Logistics has resulted in 60,000 miles of zero-emission drayage service and the launch of a dedicated zero-emission company, Hight Electric.

Forum Mobility