Electric truck

Outlook on the Electric Commercial Vehicles Global Industry to 2030 - Featuring Daimler, Scania & Tesla Among Others

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 7:45pm

This report provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global electric commercial vehicles market.

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  • This report provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global electric commercial vehicles market.
  • It compares the electric commercial vehicles market with other segments of the electric commercial vehicles market by size and growth, historic and forecast.
  • The electric commercial vehicles market consists of sales of electric commercial vehicles and related services.
  • It is also segmented by vehicle type into electric bus; electric truck; electric pick-up truck; electric van, by battery type into lithium-iron-phosphate (LFP); lithium-nickel-manganese-cobalt oxide (NMC); others and by technology into battery electric commercial vehicles; plug-in hybrids; hybrids; fuel cell electric commercial vehicles.

Motiv Power Systems Delivers Nine Electric Box Trucks to Community Resource Project

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 5:00pm

FOSTER CITY, Calif., June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Motiv Power Systems , a sustainable technology company delivering all-electric chassis with a proven software platform for the electrification of medium-duty trucks and buses, announced the deployment of nine electric box trucks with Community Resource Project (CRP) .

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  • FOSTER CITY, Calif., June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Motiv Power Systems , a sustainable technology company delivering all-electric chassis with a proven software platform for the electrification of medium-duty trucks and buses, announced the deployment of nine electric box trucks with Community Resource Project (CRP) .
  • "As a non-profit organization that promotes energy efficiency, it is important that we lead by example in our efforts," stated Luis Sanchez, CEO of Community Resource Project.
  • CRP chose Motiv based on the company's Sacramento presence and its track record of outstanding pre- and post-sales customer support.
  • Founded in 2009 and headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, Motiv Power Systems is a leading provider of proven software to electrify medium-duty trucks and buses.

Volvo Trucks Deploys First Pilot All-Electric VNR Truck at TEC Equipment in Southern California

Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 2:00pm

The firstpilotVolvoVNRElectrictruck will operateattheVolvo Trucks North AmericaTEC Equipmentdealershipin Fontana, California.The zero-emission truck will transport local parts between the TEC Equipment dealerships in Fontana and La Mirada.

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  • The firstpilotVolvoVNRElectrictruck will operateattheVolvo Trucks North AmericaTEC Equipmentdealershipin Fontana, California.The zero-emission truck will transport local parts between the TEC Equipment dealerships in Fontana and La Mirada.
  • Starting in 2021, Southern Californiabusinesseswill have the opportunity to lease Volvo VNRElectric trucks from TEC Equipmentto gain firsthand experience withthese advanced trucksintheir fleetoperations.
  • Volvo Trucks provides complete transport solutions for professional and demanding customers, offering a full range of medium to heavy duty trucks.
  • Volvo Trucks is part of Volvo Group, one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines.

I-5 Electric Truck Charging Sites Mapped Out by Electric Utilities

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 7:00pm

This study comes at a time when we believe major investment in electric vehicle charging infrastructure will help significantly with economic recovery from COVID-19 in our states.

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  • This study comes at a time when we believe major investment in electric vehicle charging infrastructure will help significantly with economic recovery from COVID-19 in our states.
  • The first phase would involve installing 27 charging sites along I-5 at 50-mile intervals for medium-duty electric vehicles, such as delivery vans, by 2025.
  • Then, later, 14 of the 27 charging sites would be expanded to also accommodate charging for electric big rigs by 2030, when it is estimated that 8% of all trucks on the road in California could be electric.
  • The report recommends expanding state, federal or private programs that provide funding for electrification, which could further accelerate electric truck adoption and expand economic opportunities associated with building sites.

Scania to Deliver 75 Battery Electric Trucks to ASKO in Norway

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 9:29am

Scania will now deliver up to 75 battery electric trucks to ASKO over the following three years.

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  • Scania will now deliver up to 75 battery electric trucks to ASKO over the following three years.
  • Earlier this year, ASKO started operations withfour hydrogen powered fuel cell electric Scania trucksand in February, ASKO addedtwo battery electric Scania distribution trucks to its fleet.
  • ASKO has now - within its three-year framework agreement with Scania for 2020-2022 - stated its intension to order up to 75 battery electric trucks.
  • The production of battery electric trucks complements that of battery electric buses and hybrid electric trucks and buses that are already in production.

Terminal Consolidation Leads Industry as First Fleet in State of Missouri to Deploy 100% Electric Class 8 Truck

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 2:00pm

With this deployment, Terminal Consolidation removed a 20-year-old diesel from operation and became the first fleet in the State of Missouri to deploy a 100% electric Class 8 truck.

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  • With this deployment, Terminal Consolidation removed a 20-year-old diesel from operation and became the first fleet in the State of Missouri to deploy a 100% electric Class 8 truck.
  • "Although most customers purchase new Orange EV electric trucks , fleets can further reduce costs by providing an older diesel for Orange EV to thoroughly remanufacture ."
  • Terminal Consolidation, aka Kansas City Piggyback, operates several facilities in the Kansas City area serving the intermodal industry.
  • At the 66-door dock in Kansas City, Missouri, Terminal Consolidation handles freight consolidation and distribution, cross-docking, blocking, cargo storage, and special projects.

IDTechEx Report on Electric Medium and Heavy-Duty Trucks; Evolution and Revolution

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 6:00pm

The IDTechEx " Electric Trucks 2020-2030 " report is designed to help businesses across the automotive value chain plan for the future in this rapidly changing market.

Key Points: 
  • The IDTechEx " Electric Trucks 2020-2030 " report is designed to help businesses across the automotive value chain plan for the future in this rapidly changing market.
  • The report presents background to developments in the electric truck market, including fuel cells and electric hybridization, along with discussion of key enabling technologies for electric truck deployment such as batteries, motors and charging infrastructure.
  • IDTechEx Electric Truck 2020-2030 forecast segmentation:
    By technology; battery electric (incorporating all-electric and hybrid electric trucks) and fuel cell electric trucks.
  • IDTechEx forecast the penetration of electric trucks into the global medium and heavy duty market to be 9.4% by 2030.

IDTechEx Report on Electric Medium and Heavy-Duty Trucks; Evolution and Revolution

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 5:56pm

The IDTechEx " Electric Trucks 2020-2030 " report is designed to help businesses across the automotive value chain plan for the future in this rapidly changing market.

Key Points: 
  • The IDTechEx " Electric Trucks 2020-2030 " report is designed to help businesses across the automotive value chain plan for the future in this rapidly changing market.
  • The report presents background to developments in the electric truck market, including fuel cells and electric hybridization, along with discussion of key enabling technologies for electric truck deployment such as batteries, motors and charging infrastructure.
  • IDTechEx Electric Truck 2020-2030 forecast segmentation:
    By technology; battery electric (incorporating all-electric and hybrid electric trucks) and fuel cell electric trucks.
  • IDTechEx forecast the penetration of electric trucks into the global medium and heavy duty market to be 9.4% by 2030.

Powertrain Choices for Future Work Trucks Include New Generation of Diesel to Meet Growing Service, Sustainability Needs

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 7:30pm

These trucks that deliver the everyday services Americans demand, are doing so with fewer emissions and a greater eye on sustainability, which is why diesel technology will continue to be a prime technology for work trucks in the future.

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  • These trucks that deliver the everyday services Americans demand, are doing so with fewer emissions and a greater eye on sustainability, which is why diesel technology will continue to be a prime technology for work trucks in the future.
  • At the National Truck Equipment Associations 2020 Work Truck Summit in Indianapolis, it is clear that the future will include more fuel and powertrain choices electric, gasoline, hybrid and gaseous fueled vehicles.
  • More work trucks in operation today are of the newest generation diesel than ever before.
  • For more information on advanced diesel and other technologies from the leaders in work trucks, visit:

Penske Truck Leasing Opens in Goldsboro, North Carolina

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 2:05pm

READING, Pa., March 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Penske Truck Leasing has officially opened for business at its new facility in Goldsboro, North Carolina.

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  • READING, Pa., March 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Penske Truck Leasing has officially opened for business at its new facility in Goldsboro, North Carolina.
  • Located at 1305 W Grantham St. in Goldsboro, the new location will offer consumer and commercial truck rental in addition to full-service truck leasing and contract truck fleet maintenance .
  • Penske provides businesses with full-service truck leasing, truck fleet maintenance and truck rentals of straight trucks, flatbeds, refrigerated trucks and trailers, cargo vans, semi-trailers, and more.
  • Penske Truck Leasing is a Penske Transportation Solutions company headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania.