Fuel / Technology: Hybrid Drive

ACT Virtual Welcomes Volvo Trucks North America’s President Peter Voorhoeve as Keynote Speaker for Event Launch

August 4, 2020The four-month virtual event will feature a dynamic lineup of more than 130 industry leaders presenting on the technologies driving the future of fleet transportation.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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State of Sustainable Fleets Reports on Clean Tech Across Fuels & Sectors

July 29, 2020The State of Sustainable Fleets report is the first technology-neutral industry resource across all fuels and technology sectors.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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Looking to Accelerate Fleet Electrification After COVID-19? Start with a Hybrid

July 29, 2020Commercial and municipal fleets throughout North America are adopting hybrid electric vehicles in large volumes today, with immediate fuel economy.

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“Advanced Transportation Investor Summit” Announced as Part of ACT Virtual Series

July 21, 2020Join organizers of the largest advanced transportation event—ACT Expo—for a first-of-its-kind “Advanced Transportation Investor Summit,” at ACT Virtual.

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Dana is Focused on e-Propulsion and Reducing Their Environmental Impact

July 15, 2020An ACT Virtual Executive Interview with Ryan Laskey to learn how Dana is providing e-propulsion solutions for the vehicles of today and tomorrow.

Michigan Creates Office to Navigate Emerging Tech in Transportation

July 13, 2020There are 17 state of Michigan departments working on some aspect of the future of transportation mobility and electrification. And they’re not all talking to each other, said Trevor Pawl, Michigan’s chief mobility officer. Which is why the state is creating a centralized team to handle such issues, with the new Office of Future Mobility...

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ACT 101: EV Battery Sourcing and Lifecycle

July 1, 2020EV battery technology is a critical component for the growth of EV adoption and the advancement of a cleaner transportation system.

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Ford plans to go carbon neutral by 2050

June 24, 2020The Ford Motor Company aspires to achieve carbon neutrality globally by 2050, according to the company’s 21st sustainability report released Wednesday. It is working with Ceres and the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to set scope 1, 2 and 3 environmental goals in line with the Paris Agreement.

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Funding Program Helped Manhattan Beer Purchase RNG Truck

Funding Programs Available for Clean Truck Technology and Fuels to Reduce Diesel Exhaust Impacts in New York City

June 18, 2020Funding opportunities in NYC for the replacement of older diesel trucks with clean truck technologies in environmental justice communities.

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How to Leverage LCFS to Increase EV Sales: OEMs and Dealers Toolkit

June 18, 2020The low carbon fuel standard (LCFS) programs in California and Oregon offer a significant sales tool for OEMs and dealers by educating fleets on how to reduce the upfront costs of EVs. In the previous article, “Generate Revenue with Clean Fuels,” the LCFS program is explained in more detail. In brief, LCFS works as a...

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ACT Goes Virtual with Fleet Education

June 18, 2020ACT Virtual will feature 19 days of unique programming on the trends, policies, and technologies driving the future of fleet transportation.

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California to pilot zero-emissions delivery zone

June 17, 2020The City of Santa Monica, California, in partnership with the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator and others, is looking to pilot a first-of-its-kind, voluntary, zero-emissions delivery zone

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California rule would require fleets to report vehicle inventory data in 2021

June 11, 2020The California Air Resources Board (CARB) could approve emission rules for fleets and businesses, which will need to report vehicle inventory and operations data for each of their California facilities by April 1, 2021.

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ABB to provide hybrid-electric propulsion to Vigor

June 5, 2020US-based shipbuilding company Vigor Fab has selected ABB as its hybrid-electric propulsion and energy storage system provider for new vessels for the Washington State Ferry fleet.

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Choice of zero-emissions truck models will double from 2019 to 2023

June 4, 2020The amount of zero-emission trucks, buses and off-road equipment to choose from in the U.S. and Canada will increase 78% year-over-year, according to projections from the Zero-Emission Technology Inventory (ZETI).

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NYC Clean Trucks Program: Cleaner Trucks for a Greener New York City

June 3, 2020The NYC Clean Trucks Program is a rebate incentive funding program created to reduce diesel exhaust emissions by replacing older diesel trucks.

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