“Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people.” -Steve Jobs. Get a Green Truck Association application and join the team. If interested,   download and submit at info@ntea.com . Thank you.

Dec. 23, 2019
GTA moves the industry forward
Green Truck Association (GTA) offers vital resources to members on technologies to increase sustainability and efficiency.
GTA members achieving MVP status
NTEA's Member Verification Program (MVP) recognizes eligible companies in the work truck industry for outstanding business practices and successful implementation of quality standards.  View a list of current GTA members with MVP status . 
Limited days left to save on Work Truck Show 2020 registration and housing
Be sure to  register (or add on to your current registration) and  secure your hotel  in Indianapolis to take advantage of  registration discounts . Advance registration pricing ends  Feb. 6 , and hotel discounts expire 
Feb. 11 .   Green Truck Summit starts March 3. See schedule .

March 3–6, 2020
Indiana Convention Center
Indianapolis, Indiana
Sessions start March 3; exhibit hall open March 4-6
Sponsorship opportunities
If you're interested in sponsoring the 2020 Green Truck Summit, contact Kathy Swartzentrover at kathy@ntea.com .

Make your Green Truck Summit and Work Truck Week plans before the year ends. Register/upgrade and book your hotel today and save.  
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SEA Electric partners on development of all-electric delivery trucks for IKEA
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