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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.

via WardsAuto

Daimler Opens $19 Million Oregon Test Facility

May 19, 2017High Desert Proving Grounds designed to speed development of new products.

via American Trucker

Ballard to Provide Fuel Cell Engine for Class 8 Kenworth Hybrid Truck

May 17, 2017Ballard Power Systems’ FCveloCity-HD 85 kW fuel cell engine will power a hybrid Class 8 drayage truck built by Kenworth Truck Co.

via NGT News

US Hybrid Wins Caltrans Order for Fuel Cell Street Sweepers

May 17, 2017US Hybrid Corp. has received an order from Global Environmental Product to produce hydrogen fuel cell-powered street sweepers for Caltrans.

via NGT News

Two Sacramento School Districts Receive Funding to Build 13 Zero-Emission School Buses

May 15, 2017The new all-electric buses will be powered by Motiv’s all-electric powertrains.

via Vehicle Service Pros

Ford F-450/F-550 Gains New LPG Tank

May 14, 2017The tank has a net (usable) capacity of 35 gallons (approx. 132 l).

via Gazeo.com

California Energy Commission Grant to Advance Electric Bus Fleet Systems

May 12, 2017The CEC awarded $2 million to Prospect Silicon Valley to research, develop and demonstrate an energy management system for electric bus fleets.

via NGT News

Motiv Power Systems to Power 13 All-Electric School Buses in Zero-Emission Bus Pilot

May 11, 2017Motiv Power Systems is bringing zero-emission school buses to the Sacramento region.

via School Transportation News

WallyPark Electric Shuttle Buses Now At Los Angeles International Airport

May 9, 2017WallyPark service now offers battery electric shuttle bus service to LAX, making it the first all-electric airport parking service in the country.

via Clean Fleet Report

ACT Expo Notebook: Study Touts RNG, Workhorse Unveils Electric Pickup

May 9, 2017Recently completed annual event featured many product and company updates.

via Fleet Owner

Peterbilt Unveils Battery-Electric Garbage Truck

May 9, 2017Heavy-truck giant Peterbilt took the wraps off a battery-electric Class 8 garbage truck at the ongoing WasteExpo 2017 in New Orleans.

via Trucks.com

Kenworth Building Hydrogen Fuel Tractor for Drayage Use

May 8, 2017Manufacturer is also developing hybrid-electric vehicles for use in Southern California.

via Fleet Owner

Rapid Advancements Boost Momentum for Electric Cargo Vehicles

May 8, 2017Investments by OEMs are bringing costs lower, while increasing distances these vehicles can travel.

via Fleet Owner

California Celebrates Emissions-Funding Milestone at ACT Expo

May 8, 2017Throughout ACT Expo, numerous officials from CARB made it explicitly clear the agency would not be deterred from its future emissions-reduction plans.

via American Trucker

Trucking Industry Poised for Electric Heavy-Duty Truck Growth

May 5, 2017Drayage vehicles, school buses, garbage trucks and cargo haulers are also going electric.

via Trucks.com

BYD Showcases Its Latest Advancements in Electric at California’s ACT Expo

May 5, 2017Electric vehicle technologies can save fleets tens of thousands of dollars annually.

via Vehicle Service Pros