Topic: Technology

autonomous vehicle

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Questioning Autonomy’s Future in Commercial Transport

January 4, 2023For companies like Waymo and Einride, autonomous vehicle technology will define how goods and people are transported throughout the country and around the world.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

Efficiency

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Fleet-Wide Fuel Efficiency Improving, Still Work to be Done

December 16, 2022Improving freight efficiency should be the goal of every fleet, but with many choices available, it can be daunting to select the technology that is right for your fleet.

North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE)

ACT Expo Announces Agenda for 2023

December 9, 2022With the doors scheduled to open May 1, ACT Expo has announced its 2023 agenda of sessions and workshops.

ACT Expo

BEV

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Report Identifies Three Challenges to Large-Scale BEV Adoption

December 7, 2022A recent report from ATRI highlights three challenges that need to be overcome before we can meet the demand for increased BEV adoption.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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Hybrid Sweepers Offer Greener, Cleaner Performance

November 9, 2022As more municipalities look to hybrids to reduce fuel emissions and strengthen sustainability efforts, one question that arises is performance. Can hybrids perform at the same level or better than their fully fossil-fueled predecessors?

Elgin Sweeper Company

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Federal Funding Getting the EV Ball Rolling in California

October 13, 2022With the historic passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, states are beginning to see real dollars helping to accelerate EV charging infrastructure development to meet the needs of residents and businesses alike.

Pacific Gas & Electric Company

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Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Day Highlights Clean Fuel’s Accelerating Developments

October 9, 2022In the last 18 months, hydrogen's potential to decarbonize passenger and commercial transportation has attracted billions in first-time investments.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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New Hydrogen Fuel Cell Achieves Fuel Cost Parity in Europe, Creating Pathway for North America

September 20, 2022The superior efficiency that hydrogen fuel cells offer fleet operators is driving this technology forward and is a catalyst for lowering fuel consumption and driving down hydrogen-electric vehicle TCO.

Loop Energy

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Infrastructure for the Future: How Microgrids are Accelerating Transportation Sector Decarbonization

AlphaStruxure and a trio of transportation leaders discussed proven strategies for accelerating the transition to a zero-emission future.

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NACFE Podcast: GNA CEO Navigates the Future of Fleet Sustainability

August 30, 2022GNA CEO Erik Neandross recently joined NACFE's Mike Roeth to discuss working with OEMs and fleets on transitioning to clean fuels, the importance of TCO, and the main drivers of the accelerated sustainable transportation movement.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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GE Sells Generator Technology to Hyliion for Stake

August 26, 2022General Electric Co. is selling new generator technology to startup Hyliion Holdings Corp. and will take a roughly 3% stake in the electric trucking startup in a cash-and-stock transaction.

via Transport Topics

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Waymo to Test Autonomous Cascadia on Public Roadways

August 24, 2022Waymo and Daimler are beginning autonomous driving pilots on public roads with test fleets. Their goal is to move from the Waymo-operated fleet to an autonomous product customers could purchase directly from Daimler.

via Fleet Owner

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Drones vs. e-Cargo Bikes: A Battle for Delivery Efficiency

August 23, 2022New research suggests each has its place, but only one can rule when it comes to energy consumption.

via FreightWaves

SoCalGas Breaks Ground on RNG-to-Hydrogen System

August 22, 2022Southern California Gas Co. recently announced the official groundbreaking on construction of a first-of-its-kind advanced hydrogen generation system at SunLine Transit Agency in Thousand Palms, California.

via Biomass Magazine

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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.

via NGT News

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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