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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.  

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Inflation Reduction Act Devotes $3 Billion to USPS ZEVs, Infrastructure

August 18, 2022The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, which devotes billions of dollars toward fighting climate change, reducing prescription drug costs, and more, includes $3 billion to boost the U.S. Postal Service’s zero-emission vehicle (ZEV) goals.

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Oklahoma, Arkansas Collaborate on Advanced Mobility Research, Technologies

August 18, 2022Governors Kevin Stitt and Asa Hutchinson have joined together to position the Oklahoma-Arkansas region as a national hub for advanced mobility (AM) with the support of partners Tulsa Innovation Labs and Runway Group.

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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

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SoCalGas Joins Ford to Reduce Emissions

August 17, 2022Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) announced it is working with Ford Motor Company on a demonstration project to reduce commercial fleet emissions by developing a F-550 Super Duty Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Truck.

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Congress Approves Incentive Boost for EV Truck Purchases

August 15, 2022Congress recently passed climate legislation with tax incentives aimed at speeding adoption of medium and heavy-duty trucks, particularly those serving the last-mile delivery sector.

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August 15, 2022The Truck and Engine Manufacturers Association (EMA) has withdrawn a lawsuit against the California Air Resources Board challenging the timing of its emissions regulations.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

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U.S. Senators Introduce Bill Supporting RNG

August 11, 2022U.S. Sens. Mark Warner (D) from Virgina and Richard Burr (R) from North Carolina introduced the Renewable Natural Gas Incentive Act, a bipartisan legislation that provides a $1 per gallon tax credit for renewable natural gas used as a transportation fuel, further supporting clean and efficient and transportation across the country.

via NGV Journal

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U.S. Solar Faces New Barriers After Year of ‘Crisis’

August 10, 2022The solar industry’s recent doomsday predictions gave way to unequivocal optimism yesterday after the Democratic climate bill cleared the Senate, even as other obstacles to expansion await the technology.

via E&E News

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Nikola CEO Mark Russell to Retire Jan. 1

August 10, 2022Electric and zero-emission vehicle manufacturer Nikola Corp. announced on Aug. 10 it will elevate Michael Lohscheller to president and CEO to replace Mark Russell, who will retire on Jan. 1, 2023.

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FHWA Charting Path for National EV Charging Network

August 9, 2022Due to a lack of national standards and different practices at electric vehicle charging stations, the Federal Highway Administration is preparing to establish regulations that shape what those stations must be like in states that receive federal funds.

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New Company Ready to Build and Operate EV Charging Stations

August 9, 2022Voltera, a provider of critical infrastructure necessary to electrify transportation, recently announced its launch as an EV industry service vendor with major investment support.

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Orange EV Secures $35 Million From Outside Investor

August 5, 2022Yard truck maker Orange EV announced Aug. 4 that it has secured $35 million from S2G Ventures — its first large outside investor.

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Law Enforcement Pulls Over Embark Autonomous Truck in Demo

August 5, 2022Working closely with the Texas Department of Public Safety the Travis County Sheriff’s Office, the company developed the capability for Embark-powered trucks to identify and stop for law enforcement vehicles in situations such as traffic stops.

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