15 Mar '17, 5pm

Plug-In Trucks Are Coming to Your Town! Yes, Electric Trucks, and Buses, Too.

Plug-In Trucks Are Coming to Your Town! Yes, Electric Trucks, and Buses, Too.

Mike Ippoliti, Special to In The Driver’s Seat Blog We all are hearing lots about plug-in electric cars, but there is now a great deal happening in the world of trucks, buses and other heavier vehicles. Larger vehicles like trucks have a much bigger impact on the environment, as individual vehicles and in total. EESI says: “Medium and heavy-duty vehicles, powered by diesel fuel, represent only five percent of the vehicles on the road but currently account for more than 20 percent of transportation emissions , as trucks are typically driven much greater distances than cars.” eLion offers North America’s first Class C electric school bus Diesel, which powers most trucks, creates particulate matter (the soot you see coming out of some diesel trucks), which is a known carcinogen and health risk when many trucks operate in the same area, such as ports and warehouse districts. W...

Full article: https://pluginamerica.org/plug-in-trucks-are-coming-to-yo...

Tweets

New Ford eQVM Program Electrifies Work Trucks

electriccarsreport.com 15 Mar '17, 4am

Ford is expanding its Advanced Fuel Qualified Vehicle Modifier (QVM) program to include companies that develop and install...

Yes, you need these new '70s-inspired Vans sneakers

Yes, you need these new '70s-inspired Vans snea...

whowhatwear.co.uk 15 Mar '17, 10pm

Before actor Sean Penn famously wore a pair of checkerboard Vans slip-ons in Fast Times at Ridgemont High —and well before...

European electric and plug-in hybrid sales for Jan 2017

European electric and plug-in hybrid sales for ...

greencarreports.com 16 Mar '17, 1pm

Stephen Edelstein Mar 16, 2017 2017 Renault Zoe Enlarge Photo It's a new year, and that means a reset of the tally of Euro...

An Uncertain Future for Electric Cars in America

greentechmedia.com 16 Mar '17, 9pm

America's electric car market is entering an uncertain period . States are rolling back incentives, the federal government...

Where Trucks Drive on the River

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 19 Mar '17, 2pm

If your vehicle weighs less than 22,000 pounds, you can drive the frozen river out to Reindeer Station . Bitterly cold and...

Where Trucks Drive on the River

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 18 Mar '17, 10pm

If your vehicle weighs less than 22,000 pounds, you can drive the frozen river out to Reindeer Station . Bitterly cold and...

#CLIMATE #p2 Where Trucks Drive on the River

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 18 Mar '17, 10pm

If your vehicle weighs less than 22,000 pounds, you can drive the frozen river out to Reindeer Station . Bitterly cold and...

Electric trucks reinvented this year

electricvehiclesresearch.com 09 Mar '17, 11am

At the recent Future Powertrain Conference in Solihull UK, Professor Matthias Wellers, Managing Director AVI Powertrain, s...

@BrightonHoveBus thank you for your reply. On t...

buses.co.uk 19 Mar '17, 11am

BusID cards are issued free to young people aged 5-18 and who are permanent residents in the Brighton & Hove area or near ...

無秩序 > https://t.co/IdACFm2FW7

rubygems.org 22 Mar '17, 7am

Status Uptime Code Data Discuss Stats Blog About Help API Security RubyGems.org is the Ruby community’s gem hosting servic...

First of 27 BYD electric trucks arriving in Sou...

greencarcongress.com 13 Mar '17, 2am

First of 27 BYD electric trucks arriving in Southern California freight and rail yards; $19.2M project 12 March 2017 The S...