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4 New Electric Vans Just Hit The UK & European Markets

July 30th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

It's amazing what the threat of massive fines can do for automakers. The European Union has been getting serious about the need for automakers to clean up their fleets, and all of a sudden we're getting a lot more vehicle models and automakers are actually trying to sell them!


Commercial Vehicle Manufacturers: Produce More Freakin’ Electric Vehicles

July 28th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

A few days ago, we published an article about Dynamic Parcel Distribution (DPD), a major UK delivery company, hitting its 2020 electric vehicle (EV) adoption target 5 months early. That announcement was very uplifting ... until the second sentence. As it turns out, the 2020 target was to make 10% of its fleet electric vehicles


The Moving Forward Act: 10 Ways House Infrastructure Proposal Can Increase Electric Vehicles, Clean Energy, & Resilient Transportation

July 27th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor

This massive infrastructure bill is the result of the work of many committees in the House. The centerpiece is the surface transportation bill (sometimes known as the highway bill) that gets passed about every 5 years. Then other legislative pieces got added, including adding tax incentives for electric vehicles and clean energy. The result is a good bill that will pass out of the House — the question, as always, is what will happen in the Senate


Volta Trucks Introduces Volta Zero

July 10th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Volta Trucks, a Scandinavian startup, has teased a zero-emission, fully electric delivery vehicle with typically slick and stylish Scandinavian design, named the Volta Zero. The vehicle will be launched this fall


7 Bonus Electric Bus & Truck News Stories

June 28th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Following our end-of-month 7 bonus electric car & SUV stories, 5 bonus battery stories, and 7 bonus solar + storage stories, here are 7 bonus electric bus & electric truck stories that we didn't have time to cover as standalone articles but didn't want to skip completely


Santa Monica To Pilot Zero Emissions Delivery Zones

June 21st, 2020 | by Susanna Schick

The city of Santa Monica’s main business district has been chosen as the pilot for the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator’s new Neighborhood Zero Emissions Delivery Zone. The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) has put out an RFI (request for information) to companies far and wide who may have the technological solutions they need to solve this challenge


The UK Royal Mail Goes Green

February 6th, 2020 | by Andy Miles

In the UK we have many traditions going back for centuries. Just as we have a Royal Navy dating back to Tudor times, we also have the Royal Mail dating back to those times — 1512 to be precise. Though, it was indeed royal back then, in the sense of being for the exclusive use of Henry VIII and his agents for matters of state. Charles II, the Stuart king, established the General Post Office as a public service in


EVs To Revolutionize Postal Services, & More

October 7th, 2019 | by Tomek Gać

Parcel and Postal Expo is the largest event for courier services in Europe and it is taking place in Amsterdam this year. What is different is the new emphasis placed on e-mobility — not only EVs, but also charging infrastructure. Having followed the trade show for a few years now, the shift is visible and e-mobility has never played such a significant role here before. My role has also changed over the years and I am in Amsterdam today with two of my clients that I have the pleasure to provide with consulting services on EV solutions — Voltia and InPost. The big question: what’s on the horizon for electrified postal services


The Electric Workhorse N-GEN Gives Fleet Owners Another Way To Switch To Electricity

December 20th, 2017 | by Nicolas Zart

Here's another fleet owner's way to switch over to electricity — the Workhorse N-GEN, which our own Steve Hanley covered recently here. When it comes to electric options, better options, 2017 has also been good to fleet owners. They haven't been left alone and new players have jumped into the market, such as the revolutionary Chanje platform, helping them to switch over to electricity. After exploring Chanje, I wanted to dive into another workhorse — pun intended — the Workhorse N-


Chanje Electric Van = Serious Fleet Industry Game Changer (Part 2)

December 20th, 2017 | by Nicolas Zart

In part 1 of this Chanje electric van review, we looked at the Chanje electric van's background and some of its features. In this second part, we take a look at what Chanje brings to the table for fleet owners if they turn from simple vehicles operators to energy management and vehicle coordination. Chanje is a game changer, and this time, pun intended


Renault Kangoo ZE Wins 2018 What Van? Awards “Green Award”

December 20th, 2017 | by James Ayre

The Renault Kangoo ZE — the current iteration of which (the Kangoo ZE 33) possesses a 124 mile real-world range and is available in a number of different body types meant to suit different uses — won the "Green Award" at the 2018 What Van? Awards that took place in London on December 13th



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