Volvo Electric Hybrids For German Transit

First order as Göttingen looks to all-electric buses Volvo Buses said it has received an order for three electric hybrid buses from the German city...

DOT Announces $84.5 Million In Grants For Bus Technology

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has announced $84.45 million in grant selections through the Low- or No-Emission (Low-No) Grant...

New Fuel-Cell Bus With Electric Drive System

ZF Friedrichshafen is supplying its AxTrax AVE electric portal axle for the new double-decker bus with fuel cell drive by British bus...

Big Swedish-Norwegian Hybrid Bus Order

Swedish bus-maker Scania will supply its largest ever single delivery of hybrid vehicles as part of a Norwegian contract.  The company is to deliver...

Volvo Eyes Europe, North America For Electric Trucks

Volvo Trucks’ future in electric trucks appears on the horizon in Europe and growing ever closer to reality in the North American market, as...

Another Electric Acquisition By Cummins

Cummins Inc. announced it is acquiring Silicon Valley-based Efficient Drivetrains, Inc. (EDI), which designs and produces hybrid and fully-electric power solutions for commercial markets....

POLA Gets $41 Million For Hydrogen-Fuel-Cell-Electric Freight Project

With support from Toyota, Kenworth and Shell, the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) said it will establish a fuel-cell-electric technology network for freight transport...

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Passes Altoona Testing

The Axess FC brand bus from ElDorado National (ENC) has completed the 12 year / 500,000 mile life cycle Altoona testing of a hydrogen...

Motiv Sources BMW Batteries For Electric Commercial Vehicles

Motiv Power Systems, the California-based provider of all-electric fleet chassis for trucks and buses, has signed a supply agreement with BMW to...

New Electric Drive System From Voith

Voith has introduced a new electric drive system for city buses. The drive system has been mounted as a demonstrator prototype in a Solaris...