Topic: Fleet Deployment

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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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NFI Shares Experience with Electric Truck Testing

July 27, 2021Supply chain solutions provider NFI Industries is currently testing commercial electric trucks in Southern California for port drayage applications.

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Electric Ttrucks the focus of webinar series

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NACFE Electrification Webinar Series Nearing End, Run on Less – Electric Kickoff

July 21, 2021Electric trucks have fleets more than just a little curious as the trucking industry contemplates the transition to a zero-emissions future.

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Ford Highlights EV Efforts, Partnering with Utilities to Increase Adoption

July 15, 2021The Ford Electric Vehicle Integration Manager emphasized the OEM’s growing commitment to EVs nationwide in a recent webinar.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

VW Funding Solcitation Open

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VW Funding for Combustion Freight and Marine Projects Available Statewide in California

July 7, 2021For a comprensive overview of available funding, join South Coast AQMD for a one-hour complimentary webinar on July 21st at 11:00am PT.

Natual Gas Truck Driving on a Road

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Recent Growth, Adoption Shows Natural Gas Vehicles Are a Proven, Cost-Effective Option

June 29, 2021Real-world fleets agree: natural gas delivers benefits unmatched by diesel and not yet available at scale from zero-emission technologies.

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Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Would Help California meet its Climate Goals

June 23, 2021President Biden's infrastructure plan uses an expansive definition that includes roads, homes, highways, bridges, water system and the electricity grid.

BREATHE Southern California

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Oshkosh Selects Spartanburg, S.C. to Build Next-Generation USPS Delivery Fleet

June 23, 2021Oshkosh Defense has selected Spartanburg, South Carolina to be the home of its efforts to build the Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (NGDV) for the US Postal Service. The NGDV is the USPS’ first large-scale fleet procurement in three decades.

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National Ready Mixed Concrete Expands Its Carbon Negative Fleet in Southern California

June 23, 2021National Ready Mixed Concrete Company, a member of the California Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership, has deployed another 24 near-zero emission CNG concrete mixers from Peterbilt, expanding its Southern California CNG fleet to 117 trucks.

California Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership

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Workhorse Sues Postal Service Over Delivery Truck Contract

June 17, 2021Workhorse Group has sued the U.S. Postal Service over the government agency’s awarding of a piece of its $6.8 billion delivery truck contract to Oshkosh Corp., a move Workhorse had been considering since the award was announced in February.

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Learn from Ford, SoCalGas on Deploying Electric Class 2-3 Vehicles in Your Fleet

Watch this webinar recording on Class 2-3 EVs, brought to you by ACT News, Ford, & several California public utilities.

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FedEx Rolls out Nuro Autonomous Delivery Vehicle in Houston

June 15, 2021FedEx has been testing an autonomous delivery vehicle in the Houston area since April. The vehicle, a Nuro R2 model, is delivering parcels as part of a multiyear, multiphase agreement to pilot autonomous last-mile delivery.

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AC Transit Awards New Flyer Fuel Cell-Electric Heavy-Duty Transit Bus Order

June 15, 2021NFI Group Inc. says the Alameda Contra Costa Transit District has awarded NFI subsidiary New Flyer of America Inc. an order for 20 zero-emission, hydrogen fuel cell-electric 40-foot Xcelsior CHARGE H2 heavy-duty transit buses.

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