27 Aug '12, 1pm

How trucks are changing for the long haul: Forget the Volt, the Leaf, the Prius, even the Tesla. An entirely dif...

How trucks are changing for the long haul: Forget the Volt, the Leaf, the Prius, even the Tesla. An entirely dif...

Forget the Volt, the Leaf, the Prius, even the Tesla. An entirely different transportation revolution is happening when it comes to big rigs. In recent years, commercial truck fleets have begun changing course, steering toward next-gen technologies that embrace electric, hybrid-electric, and other fuels instead of petro-based diesel, and innovative drive-train technologies. It’s a development that’s born partly of concerns about carbon emissions and other pollutants, but increasingly about mitigating the risk that comes from volatile and unpredictable fuel prices. Compared to the slick ad campaigns being run by Nissan, Toyota, Chevy, and other auto makers, the greening of trucks is decidedly non-sexy -- unless you're fleet manager. But commerical trucks are a key part of the energy mix: while they represent only about 5 percent of on-road vehicles in the United States, the...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/08/27/how-trucks-are-ch...

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GM Reportedly Canceling Next-Gen Hybrid Trucks

GM Reportedly Canceling Next-Gen Hybrid Trucks

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