electric trucks

Electric cable-powered trucks to be tested in California next year

| August 13, 2014

A two-mile demonstration project using overhead cables to power electric trucks is slated to begin in California in Jul 2015.

Old World, new tech

| June 20, 2013

Electric-truck spotting across the pond.


Overdrive Staff | August 05, 2011

Driver data could go public, U.S. and Mexico sign trucking deal, broker regulatory bill reintroduced and other industry news items are featured.

Bill seeks tax credits for electric trucks, anti-idling

Jill Dunn | July 14, 2011

Senate bill would provide tax credits for buying hybrid, plug-in hybrid and electric trucks, and idling reduction devices.

‘Here comes plug-in diesel!’

| March 15, 2011

So gushed the website and weekly update of the group Hybrid Owners of America about several automakers' concept cars on display at the Geneva Auto Show last week. But in some sense, freight movement by ...

Navistar unveils eStar all-electric truck

Jack Roberts | May 13, 2010

The eStar features an all-electric drivetrain that delivers 75 kilowatts, or 104 hp, and a usable range of 100 miles per charge.

Clean energy vehicle bill offered in Senate

| December 11, 2009

The legislation would provide funding to help U.S. manufacturers and suppliers develop advanced vehicles.

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