Are fleets heading toward electric trucks?
The Class 8 heavy-duty truck and fleet industry held a prolonged dialogue throughout 2018 regarding the prospects of electrification of vehicles and where they stack up against diesel counterparts. While electrification has potential to grow into a possible reality down the road, many in the industry remain devoted to improving output of quality returns found in diesel.
Green truck and bus development creates California job boom
The drive to clean up California’s commercial truck and bus fleets has brought significant job growth to the state in recent years, and the ramp-up may be just beginning.
DHL orders fleet of Workhorse's new electric delivery vans
Global shipping and logistics giant DHL has ordered a fleet of more than five dozen Workhorse N-Gen electric delivery vans. The first 30 will be put to work in California's San Francisco Bay Area, but the rest could see operation in other locations around the country.
Alt-fuel tax credits extended in newly-signed bipartisan budget bill
President Donald Trump has signed into law the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, a long-term budget agreement that includes extensions of lapsed tax credits for alternative fuel vehicles and refueling infrastructure retroactively for 2017.