December 8, 2017 - Press Release
Winners for this year included commercial and government fleets such as FedEx Express and the City of Chicago.
Tags: Clean Cities, Chicago, Emissions Reduction, Awards
December 7, 2017 - Industry News
Verizon has replaced 234 of its gas-powered vans in New York City with hybrid- electric vans using XL Hybrids technology, to support the city's clean energy goal to cut greennhouse gas emissions 40% by 2030.
Tags: New York, XL Hybrids, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids, Verizon
EVgo opened its 1,000th DC Fast charger in the U.S. in partnership with Nissan, which is located near Washington, D.C.
Tags: Nissan, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Fast Charging, EVgo Network
Workhorse Group Inc. has announced that Colonial Routes, Inc. in Farmington, N.Y., is the first FedEx independent service provider (ISP) in the country to participate in Workhorse's new nationwide program for FedEx Ground delivery vehicles.
Tags: Workhorse, E-GEN, E-100, Cargo Vans, Delivery Fleets, Package Delivery Fleet, Step Vans, FedEx
December 6, 2017 - Press Release
Petroleum Solutions, Inc. (PSI) has partnered with ChargePoint to expand its offerings in the traditional fueling market for fleets by introducing electric vehicle (EV) charging stations.
Tags: Petroleum, ChargePoint, EV Charging
December 5, 2017 - Industry News
Production for the 2018 Nissan Leaf is underway at Nissan’s assembly plant in Tennessee for a nationwide release to start off the New Year.
Tags: Nissan, Vehicle Production, Nissan Leaf, Battery-Electric Vehicles
December 4, 2017 - Global News
General Motors will launch the Chevrolet Bolt EV in the Middle East market, going on sale in Dubai by the end of 2018.
Tags: Dubai, Global, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Chevrolet Bolt EV
November 30, 2017 - Industry News
Toyota Motor North America is building what it claims will be the world's first fuel cell power generation play and a hydrogen fueling station at the Port of Long Beach to support its operations, the company has announced.
Tags: Toyota, L.A. Auto Show, Ports, Hydrogen Fueling Stations
November 27, 2017 - Industry News
Tesla has posted the prices for its upcoming electric truck, the Tesla Semi, showing an expected price of $150,000 for the base model. A version with a longer range will start at $180,000.
Tags: Class 8, Tesla, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Electric Trucks, Tesla Semi
November 23, 2017 - Global News
General Motors China said it will meet production quotas for new energy vehicles (NEVs) designed to meet government mandated green car sales targets aimed at reducing pollution.
Tags: China, General Motors, SAIC, Global
Toyota will produce EVs in China and India beginning in 2020 as the automaker returns its attention to EVs after focusing heavily on hydrogen and hybrid vehicles for the last few years.
Tags: Toyota, India, Suzuki, China, Battery-Electric Vehicles
November 20, 2017 - Industry News
UPS agreed to purchase 10 million gallon equivalents of renewable natural gas (RNG) per year from Big Ox Energy. This is the largest investment in RNG to date for the company, and the agreement runs through 2024.
Tags: UPS, Natural Gas Vehicles, Renewable Natural Gas, Biomethane, Delivery Fleets, LNG, Biofuels
November 17, 2017 - Industry News
Volkswagen AG will spend more than 34 billion euros ($40 billion) in the next five years to revamp its vehicle lineup to include a heavier push of battery-electric vehicles, autonomous driving features, and ride hailing systems, the company has announced.
Tags: Volkswagen, Mobility, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Ride Hailing, Autonomous Vehicles
Honda's 2018 Clarity Plug-in Hybrid will retail for $34,290, which is more expensive than its main competitor, the Chevrolet Volt.
Tags: Honda, Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles, 2018-MY
Tesla says its new, all-electric Class 8 Semi will feature a 500-mile range on a single battery charge, can go from 0 to 60 mph in 20 seconds when bobtail, and is actually cheaper to operate per mile than a comparable diesel truck.
Tags: Class 8, Tesla, Battery-Electric Vehicles
November 16, 2017 - Industry News
Tesla’s new electric truck is a Class 8 daycab that features a highly aggressive aerodynamic design and all-electric drivetrain, and Elon Musk promises a 500-mile range. "You can go out to the middle of nowhere and come back." HDT's Jack Roberts is at the launch and has this report.
November 14, 2017 - Global News
Toyota did not provide a timetable for when the Mirai would hit the market in Australia, but a smaller, cheaper version of the car is rumored to be released in 2019.
Tags: Toyota, Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles, Australia, Toyota Mirai
November 13, 2017 - Industry News
In a weekend tweet, Tesla CEO Elon Musk promised that the launch of his new, all-electric truck this week would blow onlookers' heads "right out of their skull."
Tags: Tesla, Electric Vehicles, Future Trucks, Elon Musk, Autonomous Vehicles
November 13, 2017 - Global News
Zotye Ford Automobile Co., Ltd., a new 50/50 joint venture, will offer a range of battery-electric vehicles for consumers in China under a new indigenous brand, Ford announced.
Tags: Ford, Joint Venture, China, Battery-Electric Vehicles
November 10, 2017 - Press Release
The EMD's deployment reports data and manages power for a building's devices, machinery, and electric vehicle charging stations.
Tags: Battery-Electric Vehicles, Data Analysis, EV Charging Stations
November 9, 2017 - Industry News
UPS and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) plan to use new technology to convert UPS package delivery vehicles from diesel to electric, UPS has announced.
Tags: UPS, Electric Trucks, Delivery Fleets, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Conversion
November 6, 2017 - Industry News
Workhorse Group Inc. will showcase its latest electric delivery van at CES 2018, along with its previously unveiled plug-in hybrid pickup truck and a hybrid electric helicopter.
Tags: Workhorse, Workhorse W-15, Battery-Electric Vehicles, CES
November 3, 2017 - Global News
A joint venture between BMW AG, Daimler AG, Ford, and Volkswagen looks to develop high-power charging networks for electric vehicles across Europe.
Tags: Audi, Porsche, BMW, Volkswagen, Ford, Germany, Joint Venture, Daimler, EV Charging Stations
November 3, 2017 - Industry News
The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid, Elantra GT and Santa Fe Sport all qualify for 2017 Top Safety Pick+ awards from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Tags: Hyundai, IIHS, Small Cars, Crash Tests, Hyundai Elantra, Hyundai Santa Fe, Headlights, Automatic Braking, IIHS Top Safety Pick+, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids, 2017-MY, 2018-MY, Safety, Hyundai Ioniq, Mid-Size SUVs
November 2, 2017 - Industry News
A $7,500 federal tax credit that has fueled sales of plug-in electric vehicles in recent years could be eliminated if House Republicans can include the proposal in the tax cut bill now under discussion, reports Reuters.
Tags: Tax Credits, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles, Taxation, U.S. Congress
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