Topic: Fleet Deployment

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ROUSH CleanTech’s Battery-Electric Ford F-650 Achieves HVIP Eligibility

January 26, 2021ROUSH CleanTech’s Ford F-650 battery-electric truck has achieved California Hybrid and Zero-emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP) eligibility listing. The all-electric F-650 has a maximum speed of 65 miles per hour and a 100-mile range.

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Peugeot Announces Next-Generation Electric Partner Compact Van

January 26, 2021Peugeot officially announced the next generation all-electric small van, the Peugeot e-Partner, which will join the mid-size van Peugeot e-Expert and large van Peugeot e-Boxer later this year.

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President Biden: We’ll Replace The Entire Fleet Of Federal Vehicles With EVs

January 26, 2021President Biden isn’t wasting any time in making his policy clear on electric vehicles. In a speech today, less than one week into his Presidency, Biden announced that he plans to replace all federal vehicles in service with domestically-made EVs.

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6 alternative fuel vehicle questions for Ryder’s CTO

January 26, 2021FreightWaves interviewed Richard Mohr, Ryder’s chief technology officer and VP of new products, to learn more about the alternative fuel vehicle (AFV) solutions that Ryder System offers customers.

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DTNA, SoCal Edison, Schneider Cooperate on Electric Truck Expansion

January 25, 2021Daimler Trucks North America announced Southern California Edison, the primary electricity supply company for much of Southern California, used a Freightliner eCascadia from DTNA to deliver an electrical transformer to a Schneider terminal in Los Angeles.

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President Biden plans to fund clean transportation.

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Will the Biden Administration Fund our Clean Transportation Future?

January 25, 2021The Biden Plan and modifications to well-funded incentive programs will dramatically change how fleets access and secure clean vehicle funds.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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Scania Bets On BEVs, 40t Long-Range Truck Is Coming

January 25, 2021Scania announced this month its commitment to battery-electric vehicles and not so much to hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. Scania will gradually go battery-electric, as hydrogen fuel cell truck potential is limited.

via Inside EVs

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GoFor expands last mile electrification plans

January 22, 2021While the advances in battery technology and management capabilities properly position electric vehicles in compete in the open market, it is the growing number of industry commitments driving the continued development efforts.

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BNSF Railway and Wabtec begin battery-electric locomotive pilot in California

January 20, 2021BNSF Railway and Wabtec, a provider of equipment, systems and services for freight and transit rail, have collaborated to develop a battery-electric locomotive.

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2021 Sustainable Fleets Report: Even More Insight on Clean Tech

January 19, 2021In 2021 the State of Sustainable Fleets report will build on the data gathered from fleets in 2020 and their clean technology efforts.

The State of Sustainable Fleets

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Autobus Seguin Electrifies School Bus Fleet with Lion Order

January 19, 2021Northern Genesis Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company, says its proposed business combination partner, Lion Electric and Autobus Groupe Séguin, a Quebec-based transportation operator, have signed an order for the acquisition of 60 zero-emission LionC electric school buses over a five-year period.

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Kodiak Begins Regular Disengage-Free Autonomous Deliveries

January 19, 2021Kodiak Robotics Inc. announced trucks equipped with its Kodiak Driver autonomous system have begun making regular disengage-free customer deliveries on the middle-mile route on Interstate 45 between Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston.

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Hydrogen and Fuel Cells: A Clean Energy Resolution to Keep

January 15, 2021Hydrogen as a transportation fuel, energy storage mechanism, and decarbonization powerhouse is part of a clean and bright future.

Fuel Cell Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA)

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CTDOT, PAAC Award New Flyer Battery-Electric Bus Contracts

January 15, 2021New Flyer of America Inc., a subsidiary of NFI Group Inc., an independent global bus manufacturer, recently secured contracts with two transit agencies, the Connecticut Department of Transportation and Port Authority of Allegheny County, for the delivery of its Xcelsior CHARGE battery-electric buses.

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Dennis Eagle’s new electric refuse trucks hit the streets, earn rave reviews

January 15, 2021Commercial truck OEM Dennis Eagle’s electric 26-ton refuse collection vehicle has gone into service with customers around the UK, and early customers are giving it glowing reviews.

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Renault forms joint venture to develop hydrogen commercial vehicles

January 14, 2021Groupe Renault and Plug Power Inc. announced the signature of a Memorandum Of Understanding (MoU) to launch a 50-50 joint-venture based in France by the end of the first half of 2021.

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