Tag: trucks

MAN delivers 100 electric trucks to Jack Perrenot as its EV fleet sales boom

MAN delivers 100 electric trucks to Jack Perrenot, France's premier supermarket freight carrier.Nearly 2,000 orders received since October launch, exceeding expectations, signaling strong demand for MAN's eTruck lineup.Expansion of eTruck portfolio, significant tenders in...

Volvo Trucks streamlines fleet electrification in the US with Volvo on Demand

Volvo Trucks North America and Volvo Financial Services launched Volvo on Demand to reduce upfront costs for electric fleets.Customers access Class 8 Volvo VNR Electric trucks with up to 275 miles range and rapid...

Milence unveils Megawatt ambitions for its latest electric truck charging hub in Åstorp, Sweden

Milence unveils new electric truck charging hub in Åstorp, Sweden.Strategically located near E4 motorway, part of Helsingborg logistics region.Features cutting-edge CCS chargers, with plans for future integration of MCS chargers, and enhanced amenities for...

The GRIDSERVE Electric Freightway initiative rolls out first electric truck deliveries in the UK

GRIDSERVE Electric Freightway programme delivers first electric trucks to A.F. Blakemore & Son.Two Volvo FM Electric trucks will save 45,000 litres of diesel and cut 120 tonnes of CO2 emissions annually.Bedford Depot upgrades to...

Electrifying Freight: Schneider’s journey to 1.5 million zero-emission miles and beyond

Schneider Bulk's 92 electric trucks and 2 electric yard spotters lead the charge for zero-emission freight transportation.In 2023, Schneider's electric fleet hit 1.5 million miles of customer freight with zero emissions, proving sustainability and...

Project JOLT is transforming the UK’s electric HGV industry

Project JOLT transforms UK freight with innovative electric HGV, led by SRF.Partnerships and university collaborations drive in-depth data analysis.Urgent eHGV adoption addresses pressing concerns within the climate crisis.Project JOLT deep-dives into electric HGV performanceA...

EV Leaders: Osman Boyner, Founder and CEO of BEDEO Group

Osman Boyner has been a driving force in the electrification of commercial vehicle fleets since 2009. His company, BEDEO, is a Tier 1 supplier of Stellantis, responsible for electrifying the OEM group’s large vans...

Volta Trucks is returning to the European market this year

Volta Trucks, owned by Luxor Capital, aims for a sustainable European market return in 2024.Streamlining operations, Volta develops electric trucks meeting safety standards.Collaborating with partners, Volta aims to showcase eco-friendly solutions during the Paris...

Einride makes history with North America’s largest electric heavy-duty freight charging site 

Einride unveils North America's largest electric heavy-duty freight charging site in Los Angeles.Strategically located near Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, Lynwood Station boasts 65 chargers.Collaboration with Voltera advances US freight system toward...

bp pulse is bringing extensive electric HGV charging to one of Europe’s largest truck stops outside Dover, UK

bp pulse secures Ashford International Truckstop, bringing electric HGV charging to the pivotal area.Truckstop near Dover plans 20 mega-watt chargers, critical for HGVs.The charging specialist will lease the site back to Ashford to continue...

Volvo Trucks provides 100 electric trucks for DFDS’s rapidly expanding fleet

Volvo Trucks provides 100 electric trucks, doubling DFDS's fleet to 225, Europe's largest.DFDS targets 25% electric fleet by 2030, reducing emissions by 1,516 tons.DFDS expands its fleet and reduces emissions with new Volvo electric...

TRATON GROUP allies with Plus in pioneering move towards autonomous trucking

TRATON GROUP partners with Plus for Level 4 autonomous trucking, focusing on hub-to-hub integration in global logistics.Road testing in Texas and Europe aims for commercial deployment by 2024 using Plus's SuperDriveTM software.Scania's Autonomous Commercial...
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Einride launch cross-border electric freight network for Heineken’s European operations

Heineken and Einride launch cross-border electric freight for CO2 reduction, linking breweries and distribution centres.Project aligns with Heineken's 2040 net-zero goal, utilizing electric trucks, renewable energy, and AI systems.Einride's expertise ensures substantial emission cuts,...

Winter testing concludes for the Mercedes-Benz eActros 600 electric truck

Mercedes and Autobahn tested eActros 600 in winter, highlighting its potential.Autobahn used eco-friendly brine for effective winter service with eActros.Debuting October, eActros 600 offers a 500-km range, substantial CO2 savings, set for 2024 production.Mercedes-Benz...

Mars and Einride partner to bring 300 electric trucks to European Roads

Mars and Einride partner for 300 electric trucks in Europe by 2030, targeting a 10% annual emissions reduction.Successful trial in Germany highlights electric trucks' efficiency in saving road miles.Expansion planned in the UK and...

Econ Engineering makes deal for world’s first fully electric gritter with UK highway specialist, Ringway

Econ Engineering secures historic deal for world's first electric gritter with UK highways specialist Ringway.E-QCB, a 19-tonne Volvo FE Electric, offers adaptability with demountable body options and swift 15-minute mode transitions.Response to UK's climate...

The electric truck market is taking the world by storm 

Electric truck market poised for significant growth with a projected 34.2% CAGR by 2030, reaching 1,067,985 units.NMC battery dominance, driven by efficiency, while LFP batteries gain traction for longer lifespan.European region leads the surge,...

Volta Trucks may have found a buyer to save them from bankruptcy

Luxor Capital Group in talks to save bankrupt Volta Trucks, preserving UK jobs.Volta, known for the Volta Zero, filed for bankruptcy last month in Sweden.Luxor's potential acquisition aims to address challenges, including Proterra's bankruptcy.Hedge...

Former Volta Trucks people at the EV SUMMIT 2023

Over 20 former Volta Trucks employees to attend the EV SUMMIT 2023EV SUMMIT offers former Volta Trucks employees zero cost delegate passes 850 former Volta Trucks employees dramatically laid off over firm goes into administration Supporting Volta...

Foton’s all-new EV Tipper could be a game-changer for Australian commercial vehicles

Foton's new EV Tipper: Potential game changer for Australian commercial vehiclesAll-electric tipper with 3,500kg towing capacity, suits diverse sectorsRapid charging, versatile application, backed by warranties; Foton aims to lead EV truck salesThis all-electric tipper...

Sustainability on Ice: Volta Trucks and Petit Forestier power up refrigerated electric truck rentals

Volta Trucks and Petit Forestier join forces to offer rental and leasing solutions for refrigerated Volta Zero electric trucks.The partnership offers accessible and sustainable transportation solutions in Europe and the UK.Volta Trucks and Petit...

First UK Electric Timber Truck Gets £452k of Funding

Scottish Forestry announces its plan to fund a three-year trial project to test state-of-the-art electric timber trucks as an alternative mode of transport. This flagship commercial electric vehicle (EV) project is the first of its...

Tesla electric Cybertruck will not be available until 2022

Elon Musk has said the Model Y will be built first at Tesla’s Texas Gigafactory at the end of 2021

US electric truck maker Rivian trademarks the names for six new models

Zero-emissions electric pick-up maker has big plans for the coming years
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