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Deutsche Post subsidiary receives approval for large series production

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The EC vehicle type approval also applies to other EU countries, including Switzerland and Norway Deutsche Post DHL Group’s EV-making subsidiary Street Scooter has received EC vehicle type approval from the KBA, the German motor transport authority, for large series production of its basic WORK electric delivery van. In October Ford …

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AVEVAI unveils supercapacitor-powered IONA e-LCVs

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AVEVAI uses supercapacitors to increase its EVs’ range and lifespan AVEVAI, a new B2B e-mobility and logistics solutions and technology provider based in Singapore, will launch its innovative range of IONA electric light commercial vehicles (e-LCVs) at the fifth Guangzhou International Electric Vehicles Show in China (16-25 November 2018). Its …

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NVIDIA to power Chinese autonomous vehicle startup

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FAW Group will use NVIDIA’s chips to power a fleet of self-driving trucks At the GPU Technology Conference (GTC) in China this week, upstart automakers, trucking companies and leading suppliers announced their selection of NVIDIA DRIVE AGX as the platform for their upcoming self-driving systems. Xavier is fully automotive grade …

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ScottishPower launches UK’s first end-to-end EV package that’s 100% green

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ScottishPower will partner with Arnold Clark to provide its customers with access to EVs Following its announcement that it would become the first large energy company in the UK to produce 100% green electricity, ScottishPower has revealed it would be prioritising the UK’s switch to cleaner greener transport by unveiling …

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Envoy Technologies deploys on-demand EVs in Sacramento

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Envoy Technologies will provide 20 Volkswagen e-Golfs as part of its programme Envoy Technologies, a provider of shared on-demand, community-based electric vehicles, has announced the first wave of live sites and vehicle deployments under the Electrify America Green City initiative in Sacramento called Sac-to-Zero. The companies joined Sacramento Mayor Darrell …

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Thomas Built Buses to debut EV technology

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Thomas Built Buses’ Saf-T-Liner eC2 will provide an all-electric range of 150 miles Thomas Built Buses will debut leading technologies and innovations at the NAPT trade show October 30. The Thomas Built booth will feature key technological advancements in electrified vehicle technology and the newest diesel engines to hit the …

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Mercedes-Benz Trucks delivers new eActros to Meyer-Logistik

Vollelektrischer Mercedes-Benz Lkw für den schweren Verteilerverkehr: Hamburger Supermärkte werden ab jetzt elektrisch beliefert: Mercedes-Benz Trucks übergibt eActros an Meyer-LogistikFully electric Mercedes-Benz truck for heavy-duty distribution: Ha

The new truck is part of Mercedes-Benz Trucks’ eActros innovation fleet Mercedes-Benz Trucks has delivered an all-electric eActros to Meyer-Logistik for on-road testing. For one year, the company test-drive a 25-tonne truck with a refrigeration unit for transporting temperature-sensitive foodstuffs from the warehouse to different supermarkets in the centre of …

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Workhorse launches production of NGEN-1000 electric van

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NGEN-1000 goes into production at Workhorse’s Midwest plant US-based Workhorse Group has started the initial production of a new light-weight NGEN-1000 electric delivery vehicle with a grill-less front end. The NGEN-1000 has a curb weight of 4,000 lbs (1,814 kg), less than one-half of what a traditional diesel step-van weighs. …

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