Gillig, Cummins Electric Bus Available

Gillig LLC and Cummins Inc. have announced that the Gillig zero-emission battery electric bus, powered by Cummins, is now available.  The zero-emission...

Fully Electric Mack Refuse Truck

Mack Trucks has unveiled the Mack LR battery electric vehicle (BEV). The demonstration model will begin real-world testing in 2020 in the operations of the...

And Now Meritor Buys AxleTech

The consolidation in the mechanical and electrified powertrain world continues with the surprising announcement that Meritor, Inc., Troy, Mich. is buying AxleTech (also in...

Danfoss Editron Signs Marine Electrification MOU

 Danfoss Editron, Lappeenranta, Finland, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with two American firms, LAVLE and Ockerman Automation Consulting.  The MOU calls for...

All-Electric Military Demo Vehicle

Otokar, the Turkish defense manufacturer, recently introduced its new generation AKREP II armored vehicle family. As part of the launch, in collaboration with AxleTech,...

Electric Drivetrains For POLB, Oakland Terminal Trucks

Meritor, Inc. said it has been contracted to supply its Blue Horizon all-electric drivetrain systems for 38 terminal tractors for use at Port of...

AxleTech Focus Moves To Off-Highway EVs

After Tuesday’s announcement of the sales of its on-highway electrification business to Allison Holdings, one could think that...

EV Battery Lease Program Announced

Proterra, Burlingame, Calif. has announced a partnership with Mitsui & Co., Ltd. to create a $200 million credit facility in support of a battery...

Allison Transmission Buys Vantage Power And AxleTech’s EV Division

In an impressive double deal that puts it even more deeply into the e-vehicle business, Allison Transmission Holdings Inc., Indianapolis, Ind.  the manufacturer of...

Thermo King, Chanje Partner For Last-Mile Refrigerated Deliveries

Thermo King has partnered with Los Angeles-based Chanje Energy Inc., to create a refrigerated version of its Chanje’s V8100 all-electric last-mile delivery van....