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New dSpace System For Optimized E-Drive Controls Development
To make electric vehicles more robust, economical and less expensive, electric drive systems typically employ semiconductor technology in combination with complex control
Freightliner E-Trucks Surpass 500,000 Miles in Real-World Use
Freightliner announced that its 38-vehicle fleet of battery-electric Freightliner eCascadias and eM2s have surpassed 500,000 miles in real-world operation by customers who
Volvo Launching E-Trucks In North America, Europe
Next month and next year, depending on geography, customers in North America and Europe will be able to order all-electric Volvo trucks.
Volvo Trucks, Grocery Retailer Studying Electrification Options
Volvo Trucks and ICA Sweden, one of the country’s leading grocery retailers, are joining forces to identify the company’s transport flows that
Mercedes-Benz eActros Truck Begins Testing In Belgium
Mercedes-Benz Trucks has continued to expand the practical trials of its battery-powered eActros. Belgian logistics company Van Mieghem Logistics has begun operating
New Steps Toward Sustainable On-Road Transportation
The past month or so has been very busy for FPT Industrial, which announced three important projects related to sustainable on-highway transportation.
Volvo, Daimler Finalize Joint Venture On Fuel Cells
The Volvo Group and Daimler Truck AG announced they have a signed binding agreement for a joint venture to develop, produce and
Ballard Announces Agreement On PEM Fuel Cells With Audi
Ballard Power Systems, a Canadian developer of fuel cell stacks and power systems, announced it has signed definitive agreements with Audi AG
ABC, Lightning eMotors Partner On E-Bus Repowers
ABC Companies, a provider of aftermarket services and rebuilds to the motorcoach, transit and specialty passenger transportation market in the United States
Volvo LIGHTS Helps Expand Public Charging Stations
Volvo Trucks North America announced what it called “an important milestone” in the path to the wide-scale electrification of medium- and heavy-duty
Octillion To Provide Batteries For FNM E-Truck
Octillion Power Systems, a California-based provider of advanced lithium-ion batteries, said it has been selected as the official battery supplier to Brazilian
Thomas Built Delivers Proterra-Powered E-Buses
Thomas Built Buses (TBB), its exclusive Virginia dealer, Sonny Merryman, and Proterra, a global supplier of heavy-duty electric transportation technology, recently marked
Traton And Hino Unveil E-Mobility Joint Venture
Traton and Hino have stepped up their e-mobility partnership and have signed a joint venture to develop electric vehicles including battery electric
Chocolate Manufacturer Begins E-Truck Testing
A battery-powered Mercedes-Benz eActros truck has entered regular use at chocolate manufacturer Alfred Ritter GmbH & Co KG, in Waldenbuch, Germany.  The
And The Winners Are: The Diesel Progress Summit Award Winners
As part of a virtual event held on October 20th, the following companies and products have been announced as the winners of
Lightning Systems Renames Company Lightning eMotors
Lightning Systems, a Colorado-based provider of electrification solutions for commercial vehicle fleets, announced that it is expanding and renaming the company to
Volvo Trucks To Deploy Class 8 Electric Trucks
Coming as it nears the official commercial launch of its VNR Electric truck model later this year, Volvo Trucks North America said it
Mahle Outlines Future Technology Path
For much of its 100-year history, Germany’s Mahle Group has forged a reputation as a global supplier of key engine technologies for
BYD Electric Refuse Trucks For Florida City
BYD announced that the City of Ocala, Fla., will add five Class 8 battery electric refuse trucks to its fleet, making it
Kenworth Launches Its First Electric Class 8 Truck
Kenworth has announced the launch of the Kenworth T680E – the company’s first-ever, Class 8 battery electric vehicle (BEV) in its 97-year
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