Port of Long Beach Starts New Electrification Program

One of the hotbeds for vehicle electrification in the U.S. are the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.  For almost a decade, port...

Torqeedo Powers Electric Boat Fleet in China

The City of Suzhou in eastern China has deployed a fleet of electric workboats powered by Torqeedo motors as part of a program to...

JCB’s Electric Dreams

In a move which further underpins its “electric” ambitions, JCB has launched a range of lithium-ion battery powered scissor lift aerial work platforms and...

Motiv Chassis Gets CARB Emissions Exemption

Motiv Power Systems has received an Executive Order from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) certifying its Electric Powered Intelligent Chassis (EPIC) family for...

50 Plug-In Delivery Trucks For UPS

UPS said it plans to deploy 50 plug-in electric delivery trucks, collaborating with Workhorse Group Inc. to design the vehicles from the ground up...

Motiv Debuts Truck, Bus Chassis

Responding to fleet market demand for a complete, body-ready chassis, Motiv Power Systems has introduced the EPIC (Electric Powered Intelligent Chassis) all-electric chassis family. Based...

Renault Electric Trucks In 2019

France’s Renault Trucks announced it will launch a range of electric vehicles in 2019. The move follows a decade of testing electric trucks in...

Nikola Picks Factory Site

Nikola Motor Co. and Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announced that the company has selected Buckeye, Ariz., for the Nikola hydrogen-electric semi-truck manufacturing and headquarters...

Udelv Tests Autonomous Last-Mile Delivery Vehicle

Udelv has unveiled an autonomous last-mile delivery vehicle and made what it has called the world’s first public road test while making deliveries from...

Scania, Northvolt Developing Battery Cell Technology

By Ian Cameron Swedish truck, bus and engine maker Scania and Northvolt have jointly agreed to develop and commercialize battery cell technology for heavy commercial...