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Penske offers fast chargers for commercial EVs in Southern California

Commercial heavy-duty EV charging station in La Mirada, California

Penske Truck Leasing plans to add twenty DC fast chargers in total US transportation services company Penske Truck Leasing has launched commercial heavy-duty EV charging stations with 14 high-speed chargers at four of its existing facilities in Southern California. “We’re committed to being at the forefront of commercial vehicle electrification,” …

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Hyundai Hydrogen Mobility enters Europe’s hydrogen market

Joint Venture Agreement signing ceremony

Hyundai will deliver 1,600 fuel cell commercial trucks through 2025 Hyundai Motor Company and H2 Energy AG have signed a contract for a joint venture, Hyundai Hydrogen Mobility, aimed at taking a lead across Europe’s growing hydrogen mobility ecosystem. The joint venture’s operations will commence with Hyundai Motor delivering 1,600 …

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AMPLY Power unveils EV charging optimisation software for fleets

AMPLIFY platform

AMPLIFY platform is the foundation of the Charging-as-a-Service (CaaS) model AMPLY Power has released a charging optimisation platform designed to give fleet operators and owners a complete view of charging activities at their depots. The automated, cloud-based software AMPLIFY tracks electricity rates, vehicle charge status and fleet sizes, while it …

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San Francisco airport equipped with six Proterra e-buses

Proterra Catalyst E2 electric bus

The Proterra Catalyst buses will remove more than 23 million pounds of GHG emissions over 12 years San Francisco International Airport (SFO) has purchased six 40-foot Proterra Catalyst E2 electric buses and three 60 kW Proterra plug-in chargers, joining a growing list of airports across North America. The new battery-electric …

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DB Schenker and FUSO expand partnership for electric trucks

DB Schenker und FUSO vertiefen Zusammenarbeit bei E-LkwDB Schenker and FUSO expand partnership for electric trucks

DB Schenker is considering adding additional FUSO eCanter vehicles Logistics service provider DB Schenker and FUSO, a Daimler Trucks brand, are expanding their partnership in the field of fully-electric light-duty trucks. DB Schenker took on four additional FUSO eCanter trucks in March for urban short-radius distribution in Paris, Frankfurt and …

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Daimler Trucks to acquire majority stake in Torc Robotics

Daimler Trucks erwirbt Mehrheitsanteil von Torc Robotics und schafft einzigartigen Technologieführer für automatisierte LkwDaimler Trucks agrees to acquire majority stake in Torc Robotics to create technology powerhouse for automated trucks

Daimler and Torc will develop autonomous trucks together Daimler Trucks and Torc Robotics are joining forces in a one-of-a-kind combination to commercialise highly automated trucks (SAE Level 4) on US roads. Going beyond an OEM/supplier relationship, the companies signed an agreement for Daimler AG’s subsidiary Daimler Trucks and Buses Holding, …

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Fortum and Oslo working on world’s first wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis

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Oslo is aiming to make its taxis emissions free by 2023 Clean energy company Fortum is in co-operation with the City of Oslo and US company Momentum Dynamics to build a wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis in the Norwegian capital. The project aims to install wireless charging using induction technology. …

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