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Category: Green

Meritor Acquires TransPower, Advancing its Electrification Expertise

Meritor Acquires TransPower, Advancing its Electrification Expertise

| January 17, 2020

Advanced Technologies Offering to Deliver Differentiated Value Proposition to Customers Meritor, Inc. has acquired all the outstanding common shares of Transportation Power, Inc. (“TransPower”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.  “We are excited to welcome TransPower to the Meritor family as we continue providing our customers with sophisticated electric drivetrain solutions,” said Jay Craig, Meritor’s […]

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What Will it Take to Put Consumers in the Driver’s Seat of Battery Electric Vehicles?

What Will it Take to Put Consumers in the Driver’s Seat of Battery Electric Vehicles?

| January 14, 2020

New Ipsos Global study reveals common consumer misconceptions surrounding this market They are on the market, on the streets, yet there is still a certain reservation from drivers about buying Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs). Although many Americans are concerned about Global Warming and Vehicle Emissions, only 30% stated they would buy an eco-friendly vehicle. This […]

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Kenworth Announces Collaboration with Dana on Electric Truck Powertrain Development

Kenworth Announces Collaboration with Dana on Electric Truck Powertrain Development

| January 9, 2020

The proof-of-concept truck was conceived and constructed at the PACCAR Innovation Center Kenworth and Dana Incorporated announced their collaboration on electric powertrain development for medium duty Kenworth battery electric vehicles. Kenworth K270E Battery Electric Vehicle The zero-emissions Kenworth K270E cabover on exhibit at CES is equipped with Dana-designed e-Powertrain system that is fully integrated and […]

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BYD Joins Industry Leaders Urging California Governor to Accelerate Transition to Zero-Emission Vehicles

BYD Joins Industry Leaders Urging California Governor to Accelerate Transition to Zero-Emission Vehicles

| January 9, 2020

Executives say California has not kept up with the demand for zero-emission vehicles BYD (Build Your Dreams) North America President Stella Li is joining 10 other executives in the U.S. commercial industry in calling on California Gov. Gavin Newsom to commit to a multi-year investment strategy that accelerates the adoption of zero-emission medium- and heavy-duty […]

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Truck and Engine Manufacturers’ Statement on EPA’s Next Step in Its Cleaner Trucks Initiative

Truck and Engine Manufacturers’ Statement on EPA’s Next Step in Its Cleaner Trucks Initiative

| January 7, 2020

EMA manufacturers have innovated and implemented advanced clean engine and vehicle technologies that have reduced NOx and PM emissions to near-zero levels On January 6th the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM), as the next step in its Cleaner Trucks Initiative. This initiative anticipates a future rulemaking to potentially […]

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NACFE Releases 8th Annual Fleet Fuel Study

NACFE Releases 8th Annual Fleet Fuel Study

| January 7, 2020

Report includes the results of a deep-dive investigation into the adoption of various products and practices for improving freight efficiency among 21 major North American fleets The North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) has released its eighth annual Fleet Fuel Study. The report includes the results of a deep-dive investigation into the adoption of […]

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