Topic: Technology

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DTNA CEO to Provide Clean Truck Update at 2022 ACT Expo

March 9, 2022DTNA President and CEO John O’Leary will address the crowd of the 11th annual ACT Expo this May 9-12.

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SuperTruck Participants Give Update on Phase 2 Progress

March 8, 2022Truck makers participating in the SuperTruck Initiative led by the U.S. Department of Energy said their progress on the second phase of the initiative ranged from improved efficiencies from aerodynamics to emissions to freight and more.

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Embark Partners With Alterra on Transfer Points

February 28, 2022Autonomous truck software developer Embark Trucks Inc. announced a strategic partnership with Alterra Property Group, a real estate investment company focused on industrial outdoor storage properties, to identify and launch transfer-point sites across the Sunbelt.

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Exxon to Build $400 Million Wyoming Carbon-Capture Project

February 25, 2022Exxon Mobil Corp. reached a final investment decision on expanding a carbon capture facility at LaBarge in Wyoming with the $400 million endeavor expected to start up by 2025.

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Ameresco Participates in Clean Hydrogen Pilot Project

February 25, 2022Ameresco Inc. has been selected to participate in a hydrogen pilot project by vote from a new consortium, Building the Clean Hydrogen Economy, formed by Guidehouse.

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Cummins CEO to Highlight Destination Zero at 2022 ACT Expo

February 24, 2022Tom Linebarger, chairman and CEO of Cummins, will deliver an illuminating keynote address at this year's ACT Expo, taking place May 9-12, 2022.

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What to Watch in Biden’s First Offshore Wind Auction

February 23, 2022The Biden administration will hold a long-awaited offshore wind auction today, with both established players in the developing industry and new competitors expected to vie for a chance to raise turbines in the shallow-water region sandwiched between New Jersey and New York.

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Driverless Cars Won’t Be Good For The Environment If They Lead To More Auto Use

February 17, 2022Bold predictions notwithstanding, fully automated vehicles still haven’t appeared in showrooms. But the technology appears poised for a leap forward in 2022.

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Cummins Unveils Fuel-Agnostic ICE strategy

February 17, 2022Beginning in 2024, Cummins will apply fuel-agnostic technologies across its X, L, and B-Series engine platforms.

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Carrier Strengthens Electric Capabilities with New Alliance

February 15, 2022Partnership with ConMet adds wheel-end power generation to TRU manufacturer’s zero-emission transport refrigeration solutions

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Ballard, Chart Successfully Test Fuel Cell Powered by Liquid Hydrogen

February 4, 2022Leveraging more than 90 years of combined hydrogen experience and collaborating under the heavy-duty hydrogen fuel system joint development MOU announced in February 2021, Ballard Power Systems and Chart Industries have successfully tested a fuel cell powered by liquid hydrogen.

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TuSimple to Haul Union Pacific Goods Between Tucson, Phoenix

February 4, 2022Self-driving truck developer TuSimple says Union Pacific Railroad will be its first customer to move freight on the company’s fully automated trucking route between Tucson and Phoenix, after making a test run on a similar route in December.

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GNA Welcomes New Partners to Lead Firm’s Future

January 31, 2022GNA, a leading firm for clean transportation consulting, marketing and communications, and event production, recently promoted six of its top division leaders to partners in the firm

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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BYD Introduces Type A Battery-Electric School Bus with V2G Tech

January 31, 2022BYD introduced its Type A battery-electric school bus that also offers innovative vehicle-to-grid technology, allowing the vehicle to serve as a power storage resource when it’s not transporting students.

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Tesla Semi to Deploy in 2023

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Tesla Delays Semi and Cybertruck on Supply Woes

January 27, 2022Tesla Inc. pushed back introductions of new models to next year, wagering the best way to continue expanding sales in the face of supply chain challenges will be to further leverage a narrow lineup of big sellers.

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How Proper Fittings Can Improve the Performance of Hydrogen Fuel Systems

January 19, 2022As research into hydrogen fuel cell vehicles intensifies, it is critical to acknowledge the challenge of developing safe, reliable fuel cells and how new fitting options offer specific design characteristics that make them ideal for hydrogen applications.