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Volvo Cars makes breakthrough with its first climate-neutral plant in China

Volvo Cars achieve climate-neutral status at Taizhou plant in China through biogas transitionTransition expected to reduce over 7,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions annuallyPart of Volvo's broader goal for global climate-neutral manufacturing operations by 2025Volvo...

Milence announces first electric truck charging hub in Sweden

Milence unveils its first charging hub in Varberg, Sweden.The hub will cater to heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) and buses.The opening date of this new Swedish hub is still pending announcement.Electric vehicle charging station contractor...

Volvo Cars steps towards full electrification as its final diesel car rolls off the production line

Volvo Cars ends diesel production, a significant shift in its 97-year history.Aligns with ambitions for full electrification, targeting net zero emissions by 2040.Reflects response to global demand for cleaner transportation, regulatory mandates, and consumer...

Volvo introduces a pivotal advancement in electric bus technology: The BZR Electric platform

Volvo Buses introduces BZR Electric platform: A huge step in electric bus technologyAdaptable design targets intercity and commuter operations globallyFocus on safety and versatility sets new standards in emobilityThe Volvo BZR Electric Platform is...

Introducing Flexis SAS: Renault Group and Volvo Group’s joint electric van venture

Renault and Volvo establish Flexis SAS for electric vans, aiming for sustainable urban logistics innovation.Focusing on eco-friendly urban logistics, backed by significant investments from Renault, Volvo, and CMA CGM Group.Investments totalling €420M underscore commitment...

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...

Volvo EX30 has lowest carbon footprint of any EV from the brand yet

The recently released Volvo EX30 has gained the lowest life cycle assessment (LCA) of any electric car released by Volvo yet.The LCA takes into account greenhouse gas emissions from the point of extracting raw...

Volvo Cars partners with Breathe Battery Technology for advanced charging across EV range

Volvo Cars partners with Breathe Battery Technology for faster EV charging with innovative software.Aiming for 30% faster charging without compromising battery health.Aligns with Volvo's sustainability goals, positioning them as EV market leaders.Breathe’s innovative battery...

Volvo Cars streamlines the naming strategy for its electric lineup along with a software upgrade package

Volvo Cars renames electric models: XC40 Recharge and C40 Recharge are now EX40 and EC40.New software enhances EX40 and EC40 with 25kW power increase and improved features.Hybrid improvements, Black Edition, and Q2 2024 deliveries...

Volvo seals deal for Proterra’s battery business

Volvo electrifies its game with Proterra's battery business buyout at $210 million.The deal brings cutting-edge facilities in California and South Carolina under Volvo's electric umbrella.With eyes on the future, Volvo accelerates innovation, signalling a...

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...

The Volvo FH Aero: Setting a new standard for trucking efficiency 

Volvo Trucks introduces FH Aero, a groundbreaking, energy-efficient addition to the FH range.Recognised as the International Truck of the Year 2024, it focuses on sustainability with optimized aerodynamics and innovative features.The gradual rollout from...
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The Volvo electric materials handler that never needs recharging

The Volvo EW240 electric material handler revolutionises the game by ditching batteries altogether, promising increased maintenance intervals and lower operating costs.Unlike traditional EVs, the EW240 operates non-stop with a wired plug, eliminating the need...

Powerday brings Volvo FE Electric skiploaders to London

Powerday launches pioneering Volvo FE Electric skiploaders in London.The move supports Powerday's commitment to sustainability and carbon footprint reduction.Supplied by Volvo, these skiploaders prioritize efficiency, safety, and sustainable waste management.Two Volvo FE Electric skiploaders...

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...

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,...

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...

All-new electric timber truck hits the roads in the Scottish Highlands in a three-year trial

Pioneering electric timber truck in the Highlands aims to reduce carbon footprint in forestry transport.Three-year trial, backed by £452,000 from Scottish Forestry, tests Europe's first Volvo electric truck.Knowledge-sharing and commitment to sustainability mark the...

Milence dominates European ports with cutting-edge truck charging

Milence, fuelled by Daimler Truck, Volvo Group, and Traton, brings two heavy-duty truck charging hubs to the Port of Antwerp-Bruges.15 high-powered 400kW CCS chargers at Goordijk and Ketenis truck parks in May 2024; Port...

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,...

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...

Volvo EM90 MPV unveiled, with up to 738km range between charges

The Volvo EM90, the brand's all-electric premium MPV, was unveiled by the company today.Volvo has described the interior as a ‘Scandinavian living room’ on wheels.The car will only be available in China at launch,...

Volvo tease the all-new EM90 MPV: A modern, safety-first electric vehicle

Volvo EM90 MPV: Safety, comfort, and innovation combined.Strong safety and advanced driver assist features.Luxurious interior and entertainment: Spacious, purified air, and immersive sound.The Volvo EM90 will showcase the very latest in safety and driver...
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