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Category: Fuel & Oil

Volta Trucks selects Proterra to supply the vehicle battery for the full-electric Volta Zero

Volta Trucks selects Proterra to supply the vehicle battery for the full-electric Volta Zero

| February 18, 2021

Volta Zero vehicles are scheduled to start customer trials later in 2021, with tens of thousands of trucks expected on the roads soon after Volta Trucks, the full-electric commercial vehicle manufacturer, has selected Proterra, a leading innovator in commercial vehicle electrification technology, as the battery supplier for the Volta Zero. The Volta Zero is the world’s […]

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Rocky Mountain Institute and The Mobility House Underscore Critical Role Charging Management Plays in Scaling Fleet Electrification

Rocky Mountain Institute and The Mobility House Underscore Critical Role Charging Management Plays in Scaling Fleet Electrification

| February 17, 2021

New report and blog series examine value of proactive energy management to solve complexities of electric vehicle integration A new RMI report, and supporting blog series created in partnership with The Mobility House, defines the challenges, opportunities and requirements of fleet managers to successfully scale electric vehicle fleets and charging infrastructure. Most significantly, the report, […]

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Highland Electric Transportation Raises $253 Million from Vision Ridge Partners, Fontinalis Partners, and Existing Investors

Highland Electric Transportation Raises $253 Million from Vision Ridge Partners, Fontinalis Partners, and Existing Investors

| February 17, 2021

New investment will help Highland accelerate its mission of bringing cheaper, cleaner transportation to schools throughout the US Highland Electric Transportation, a provider of turnkey fleet solutions delivering the latest in zero-emission technologies to school districts and fleet managers, has raised $253MM of corporate equity to accelerate its growth. The financing was led by Vision […]

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Nova Bus Receives Approval from the Chicago Transit Authority For Up To 600 Buses

Nova Bus Receives Approval from the Chicago Transit Authority For Up To 600 Buses

| February 15, 2021

40-foot clean-diesel buses modernize fleet, benefit customers and reduce maintenance costs Nova Bus, leading North American transit bus manufacturer, confirme that the Chicago Transit Board approved the purchase of up to 600 new, 40-foot clean-diesel buses from Nova Bus. These buses will help the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), the second largest public transportation system in the […]

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Hyliion Introduces Next Generation Battery Module to Improve Performance and Efficiency

Hyliion Introduces Next Generation Battery Module to Improve Performance and Efficiency

| February 12, 2021

New design features advanced cooling technology to enable longer battery life, higher charging rates and improved safety Hyliion Holdings Corp. a leader in electrified powertrain solutions for Class 8 commercial vehicles, announced the introduction of its next generation battery module which integrates Toshiba’s LTO cells with Hyliion’s technology advancements to achieve longer battery life, higher […]

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GreenPower and Forest River Enter Into Exclusive Purchase Agreement for 150 EV Star Cab and Chassis

GreenPower and Forest River Enter Into Exclusive Purchase Agreement for 150 EV Star Cab and Chassis

| February 12, 2021

Forest River is a leading manufacturer in the cutaway bus, motorhome, and truck industries GreenPower Motor Company Inc. manufacturer and distributor of zero-emission, electric-powered medium and heavy-duty vehicles, today announced that it has entered into an exclusive purchase agreement related to Cutaway minibuses and Type B and C Recreational Vehicles with Forest River, Inc. (“Forest River”), a […]

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