Topic: Fleet Deployment

Gemini Fleet

Fleet Spotlight: Gemini Motor Transport – Delivering and Using Diverse Fuel Solutions for Love’s

September 10, 2021Gemini’s expansive fleet fueled with a portfolio of alternative fuels including CNG, RNG, biodiesel, and renewable diesel.

ACT Expo 2021: CNGVP: Fleets Increasingly Turning to Natural Gas Vehicles

September 1, 2021According to CNGVP, real-world fleets are increasingly turning to near-zero emission natural gas vehicles and carbon-negative renewable natural gas.

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ACT Expo 2021: Volvo Trucks, Dependable Highway Express, SunPower Advance Sustainable Supply Chains

August 31, 2021A new sustainable freight initiative to transport solar photovoltaics (PV) products using solar-powered Volvo VNR Electric trucks was announced at ActExpo 2021.

ACT Expo

ACT Expo 2021: WattEV to Break Ground on First Electric Truck Stop

August 31, 2021WattEV Inc. has announced that not only have they secured funding for its electric truck stop but is expected to break ground in late October.

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ACT Expo 2021: Navistar Launches eMV Electric Trucks, eMobility Mobile Educational Unit

August 31, 2021Navistar announced the availability of its electric International eMV Series trucks, as well as the NEXTperience mobile unit to train dealers and customers on eMobility.

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Peterbilt Delivers 579EVs to California Drayage Operation

August 24, 2021Peterbilt delivered 10 electric Class 8 Model 579EV trucks to Shippers Transport Express to use in the company’s drayage operations at the Port of Oakland.

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PG&E to Add Up to 160 CNG Medium-, Heavy-Duty Vehicles to Fleet

August 20, 2021The Pacific Gas and Electric gas operations team is partnering with fleet operations to pilot 12 new heavy- and medium-duty natural gas vehicles, the first step to what is an expected compressed natural gas fleet numbering 160 or more.

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ACT Fleet Forum Announces New Clean Fleet Education, Opens Membership to Public Sector and Small Fleets

August 18, 2021Organizers of the ACT Fleet Forum announced the year’s upcoming programming on cutting-edge technology and opened membership to new participating fleets.

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Volvo VNR Electric Makes its East Coast Debut

August 17, 2021After making their rounds in California, Volvo Trucks North America’s VNR Electric trucks have landed on the East Coast, finding a home within New York City-based Manhattan Beer Distributors’ fleet of close to 400 trucks.

Porterville EV Shuttle

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How Porterville Transit is Using EVs to Improve its Shuttle Services

Watch this webinar recording featuring ACT News & several California utilities to learn about an EV shuttle deployment success story.

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Xos to Deliver Electric Trucks to FedEx Ground Contractors

August 10, 2021Xos, which makes fully electric Class 5 to Class 8 commercial vehicles, has signed agreements with FedEx Ground operators to deliver 120 zero-emission electric trucks across 35 different FedEx Ground operators in five states.

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ACT Expo Announces Roster of Innovative Speakers

August 10, 2021As always, the list of speakers presenting at the annual ACT Expo is filled with North America’s leading fleet operators and top industry executives.

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Postal Contractor Expands Propane Autogas Fleet

August 9, 2021McAbee Trucking, which says it was the first USPS-contracted fleet in the U.S. to operate vehicles with propane autogas, announced it’s expanding with 20 more propane-powered trucks.

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The Race to Net Zero

August 5, 2021Countries around the world are realizing that reaching net zero emissions in the transportation sector is the quickest way to reduce GHG.

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Transit Agencies Deploy Propane Autogas Paratransit Shuttles

August 5, 2021Two Washington transit agencies, Kitsap Transit and Whatcom Transportation Authority, have added ROUSH CleanTech Ford E-450 propane autogas paratransit shuttles to their fleets.

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TCO the Key to Ripening ‘Green’ Electric Trucks

August 2, 2021As one of the largest for-hire fleets in the U.S., Penske knows it will need to provide an array of zero-emission solutions to customers as states adopt stricter air quality regulations.

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