Battery electric: Page 2
'Economic pressures' and 'supply chain constraints' have U.S. automakers asking Congress for more EV, PHEV incentives
Ford, GM, Stellantis and Toyota asked Congress this week to abolish the limit on the number of consumers eligible for EV and PHEV tax incentives.
June 14, 2022
Nation's first all-electric bucket truck rolling out later this month
Xcel Energy announced this week that the nation's first all-electric utility truck will be going to work later this month at their headquarters in Minneapolis, Minn.
June 8, 2022
Fleets share ride and drive impressions of zero emission trucks and vans
Fleets looking to shrink their carbon footprint provide feedback on zero emission trucks and vans from a recent ride and drive event at the Advanced Clean Transportation Expo in Long Beach, California.
June 3, 2022
New solar-charged electric pickup offers more seating, bigger box than competition
With competition heating up in the electric pickup market, Edison Future pushed to create a pickup that stands out from the rest.
June 1, 2022
Volvo Trucks Academy opens facility for electric truck training
Volvo Trucks North America announced the Volvo Trucks Academy opened a new facility in Tinley Park, Ill., to expand access to battery-electric truck training.
May 25, 2022
Tesla Semi reservations start at $20K
Your first Tesla Semi can be reserved for $20,000. Subsequent reservations cost more.
May 18, 2022
3PL GoBolt expands to US with goal to reach 12.75M households with EVs
The company has ordered 170 electric vehicles to service its existing markets New Jersey and Los Angeles and its upcoming operations in Houston, Miami, Dallas, Austin and Atlanta. The company plans to eventually be in every major U.S. city.
May 17, 2022
All-Electric Ford Vehicles Will Be Available to Rent at United Rentals
The company's initial delivery of 120 F-150 Lightning trucks and 30 E-Transit vans will be available to customers and employees in the second half of 2022.
May 10, 2022
Volvo rolls out latest VNR Electric and an autonomous diesel VNL
Volvo Trucks debuted an autonomous diesel VNL and a next generation VNR Electric this week at the Advanced Clean Transportation Expo in Long Beach, Calif.
May 13, 2022
Zeus obtains CARB certification, becomes eligible for $400M voucher program
The growing commercial electric vehicle market in California has welcomed Zeus Electric Chassis with CARB certification and eligibility in their $400M voucher program.
May 11, 2022
Mack rolls out new safety features and program to incentivize electric LR purchases
At ACT Expo this week, Mack announced a route-based incentive program for electric LR customers and added that its refuse trucks can now be paired up Sensta safety technologies.
May 11, 2022
Penske makes big buy of electric Ford E-Transit vans
Following a successful pilot, Penske moved ahead with a large purchase of electric Ford E-Transit vans which will roll out across the country at various Penske locations.
May 4, 2022
Ram takes swipe at Ford with new electric truck ad
Ram threw a little mud on the Ford F-150 Lightning this week as it nears a fall launch date for their all-electric Ram 1500 BEV,
April 27, 2022
Ford announces new electric pickup and plans to dominate global EV sales
While celebrating the launch of the all-electric F-150 Lightning at the historic Rouge Complex in Detroit today, Ford CEO Jim Farley announced another electric pickup and their goal of becoming the largest EV manufacturer in the world.
April 26, 2022
Ford CEO poles Twitter on producing electric F-100 Eluminator
If you tweet it, will they come? Ford CEO Jim Farley was inspired by a YouTuber to ask on Twitter if Ford should take their all-electric F-100 Eluminator to production. Your thoughts?
April 20, 2022
Second largest utility in the U.S. debuts fleet EV transition consultancy
Southern Company seeks to analyze fleet vehicle data to identify key planning components such as a range of recommended EVs to replace internal combustion engine vehicles with similar specifications.
April 11, 2022
Post office doubles electric van order
The Postal Service has doubled its order of electric mail vans while internal combustion still clearly reigns king.
March 30, 2022
Lion Electric builds trucks with major industry players
Commercial EVs continue to gain momentum as Lion Electric's partnership with CM Truck Beds, Knapheide, Morgan and Thermoking results in lightweight trucks with 200 miles of range.
March 23, 2022
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Construction fleet beats supply chain woes, inflation with rebuilt trucks
Doud BTS in Golden, Colorado is choosing to have their pickups rebuilt which saves them 30 to 40% over buying new and keeps them from having to deal with long delivery delays at dealers.
Over 250,000 Ram diesel pickups recalled over fire concerns
2023 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel scores 'Green Truck of the Year'
2023 Ford Super Duty hits historic 40K max towing
Selecting the right wet kit for a heavy truck