Topic: Technology

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Daimler Truck Reveals Autonomous EV Tech Demo Truck

May 20, 2024Using this year’s ACT Expo show floor as a fitting stage, Daimler Truck introduced its battery electric autonomous Freightliner eCascadia technology demonstrator to attendees, giving them a glimpse into the not-so-distant future of commercial trucking.

ACT Expo

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‘The Transport Project’ Launched to Advance Fleet Flexibility

May 13, 2024The Transport Project is a national coalition of roughly 200 fleets, vehicle and engine manufacturers and dealers, servicers and suppliers, and fuel producers and providers dedicated to the decarbonization of North America’s transportation sector.

The Transport Project

MoreCircular

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Partnering for Change: Castrol, Safety-Kleen Create Circularity for Lubricants Industry

May 13, 2024While fuel economy and electrification will play a key role in to decarbonize commercial transportation operations, the application of lower-carbon-footprint lubricants can also support these accelerated sustainability goals.

Castrol

Climate Regulations

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Global Climate Regulations Indicate Complex Compliance Future for Fleets

May 8, 2024From California to the UK to Japan, increasingly stringent climate regulations elevate planning, reporting, and data collection requirements for their regulated entities.

TRC Companies

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Avoid the Hidden Costs of EV Adoption

May 6, 2024As more organizations work toward the finish line, they can quickly find hidden costs accumulating if their team doesn’t plan and communicate appropriately.

U.S. Energy

EV Charging

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Power Input Flexibility is Critical to the Future of EV Charging

May 1, 2024Selecting the right EV charging infrastructure can directly impact the success of your EV transition, operational efficiency, and user satisfaction.

Power Innovations International

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Championing the Crucial Dialogue to Advance Fleet Electrification

April 29, 2024Fleets and utilities must create a foundation for strategic planning, allowing utilities to gauge the scale of infrastructure needed to take proactive steps to meet the charging demand effectively for their fleet clients.

TRC Companies

ACT Expo

ACT Expo to Spotlight Industry’s Biggest Announcements

April 26, 2024Learn about game-changing new partnerships, exclusive product updates, new low- and zero-emission vehicles, and the latest advanced vehicle deployments.

ACT Expo

CHLS 2024

2024 CHLS to Promote State’s Move Towards Becoming a Strong Hydrogen Market Leader

April 24, 2024The ongoing developments, as well as the policies, programs and incentives needed to accelerate production, use, and storage of hydrogen will be center stage at this year’s California Hydrogen Leadership Summit.

California Hydrogen Leadership Summit

EPEQ

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EPEQ® Electrified Power Equipment® is Your Hard-to-Electrify Solution

April 24, 2024Turn your electric vehicle into an EV work truck, while reducing emissions to meet green initiatives and lowering fuel consumption and operating/maintenance costs.

Vanair

WAIRE

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Innovative Solutions for the Challenge of WAIRE Compliance in California

April 22, 2024Implemented to meet California's increasingly strict environmental standards, WAIRE could cost warehouse owners up to $10,000 per day if they fail to compile and submit the necessary data.

Babaco Fulfillment

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Hydrogen Driving Trucking and Transit on Path to Zero Emissions

April 17, 2024Hydrogen is gaining significant momentum as a key tool to decarbonize the medium- and heavy-duty transit and freight sectors. 

Fuel Cell Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA)

Commercial EV market

Population, Pricing, and Battery Supplies Point to Concentration in the Commercial EV Market

April 15, 2024As the battery production and commercial vehicle supply chains become more and more intertwined, their co-dependency provides a useful forecast of the EV market size and scale as fleets chart the path to corporate targets and/or local mandates.

TRC

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Natural Gas, Battery-Electric Vehicles and the Long-Term Future

April 3, 2024NACFE’s recent report looks at where natural gas fits into the trucking industry and addresses some of the opportunities and challenges fleets will face if they make the move to natural gas.

North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE)

ACT News Talks Tech: CHBC’s Katrina Fritz

March 13, 2024Katrina Fritz, President and CEO of the California Hydrogen Business Council, discussed the state of the hydrogen industry in the latest ACT News Talks Tech interview. 

California Hydrogen Business Council (CHBC)

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EPEQ IM: The Solution for Idle Control, Cost Reduction, & Emission Mitigation

March 12, 2024EPEQ IM reduces or eliminates the unnecessary idling of a vehicle’s engine and adapts to your fleet’s needs.

Vanair