Tag: Volvo Trucks

Volvo gets $208M boost to ramp up U.S. electric truck production

Volvo Technology of America receives $208 million grant from the Energy Department to accelerate U.S. electric truck production.Funding supports Volvo Group’s facilities in Pennsylvania and Virginia, advancing their transition to zero-emission manufacturing.Initiative aims to...

Gregory Group accelerates its UK fleet transition with six new Volvo FE Electric trucks

Gregory Group adds six Volvo FE Electric trucks to its fleet, targeting urban deliveries and net zero by 2038.Part of a larger order, including 50 FH with I-Save units, trucks recharge overnight at six...

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...

Amazon rolls out its biggest fleet of heavy-duty electric trucks

Nearly 50 heavy-duty electric trucks are rolling out, supporting Amazon's goal of net-zero carbon emissions by 2040.Governor Gavin Newsom praised Amazon's fleet rollout, reflecting California's leadership in sustainability and climate action.Amazon operates over 140...

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...

Milence is building the first electric HGV charging hub in France 

Milence unveils electric HGV charging hub in Heudebouville, operational April 2024.Hub prioritises inclusivity, welcoming all trucks, and featuring rest areas and amenities.Milence's broader vision focuses on green corridors, reshaping European heavy-duty vehicle charging.France’s first...

Major players in the US truck sector form PACT to push for electric HGV infrastructure 

Daimler Truck NA, Volvo Group, and Navistar establish PACT for USA's electric commercial vehicle infrastructure.PACT focuses on open advocacy, educating stakeholders about charging challenges without direct installation.Challenges include the need for 700,000 chargers by...

Volvo Trucks redefines urban HGVs with the Electric FM Low Entry truck

Volvo Trucks launches its first-ever electric-only model, the Volvo FM Low Entry, designed for heavy loads and urban safety.The FM Low Entry specialises in manoeuvrability and complies with Transport for London's Direct Vision Standard.With...

Volvo’s electric tractor units get green light for UK government’s £25,000 plug-in grant

Volvo Trucks, first UK manufacturer with 4 approved low-emission models for £25,000 plug-in grant.FH Electric, FM Electric (six batteries each), FL Electric 4x2 rigid, and FE Electric 6x2 rigid are approved.Volvo leads e-mobility with...

Electric trucks set to conquer roads with over 1 million units by 2030

Accelerating the electric trucks market, government policies set to provide a favourable tailwind propelling growth into overdrive.Strategic alliances over the next 5 years promise a range of lucrative opportunities for market players. European electric truck...

Biffa breaks ground with first-ever Volvo FE Electric Skiploader

Biffa innovates Isle of Wight waste management with the Volvo FE Electric skiploader.Volvo FE Electric: cutting-edge tech, smooth operation, 190 km range, 2.3-hour recharge.Volvo Trucks advances Biffa's future with 104 new vehicles in a...

Volvo FH Electric makes history, becoming first-ever electric truck to be crowned Truck of the Year 

Volvo FH Electric wins International Truck of the Year for exceptional performance and zero-emission transport.Volvo Trucks leads in electric vehicles, affirming the energy transition in today's business.FH Electric marks a new era in trucking,...
- Advertisement -

Volvo Trucks sparks a revolution, unveiling electrifying updated trucks which are set to redefine the urban game

Volvo's new electric champs, the FL and FE, go the distance with a 450 km range and charge up in half the time. New active safety features, exceeding 2024 General Safety Regulations, with a redesigned...

Renault Group and Volvo Group collaborate to herald a new era of electric vans

Renault and Volvo form a partnership over electric vans.Focus on creating advanced electric vehicles with enhanced modularity and real-time monitoring capabilities.Operational in 2024, promoting cost efficiency and healthy competition in other sectors.This collaboration is...