London-based sustainable drinks brand Drinks Cubed is the first business to order the new Volta Zero electric truck.
The partnership will cover the first launch vehicle and the supply of tyres to pilot vehicles.
The Government is being urged to develop a ‘masterplan’ that will enable the decarbonisation of transport, including vans and trucks.
The latest from the commercial fleet industry, including new finance offers from Iveco and VMS Fleet Management debuts the UK's first 100% electric welfare van.
A pilot test of the Volta Zero fully electric truck with DPD will start at the beginning of next year in London’s ultra-low emission zone (ULEZ).
DPD has hit its electric vehicle (EV) target five months early, with 10% of its UK van fleet fully electric, some 700 electric vehicles.
Volta Trucks says the new Volta Zero’s cab has been specifically designed to enhance the safety of the driver and other vulnerable road users.
By Phil Lloyd, head of engineering policy at the Freight Transport Association (FTA)
The pure electric Renault Zoe Van can travel up to 245 miles on a single charge and offers up to one cubic metre of load space behind the front seats.
The new service aims to use Mitie’s electric vehicle (EV) know how, having rolled out over 500 EVs and installed 600 charge points in less than a year.
Engine has agreed a deal to provide electric vehicle (EV) charging facilities across Biffa’s UK sites.
New electric trucks from Swedish startup Volta will begin on-road trials in London and Paris next year.
Falck Ambulance has begun testing electric Patient Transport Services (PTS) in London, ahead of the Mayor’s expanding zero emissions zones.
Geofenced 7.5-tonners use electric in city and diesel on the motorway for maximum efficiency.
10 range-extended electric vehicles (REEVs) have entered UPS’s delivery fleet in its Tamworth depot and an additional five in Southampton.
Milk & More is expanding its fleet of electric vehicles to more than 500, with the addition of 159 new LDV EV80 models.
Two thirds (66%) of small businesses predict their fleets will be fully electric within the next 20 years, with 50% expecting this to happen in half that time, new research suggests.
OE suppliers access the best ways to reduce pollution and help vans and trucks to travel further
Led by Hitachi Vantara and UK Power Networks, the three-year Optimise Prime trial will see up to 3,000 electric vehicles (EVs) from Centrica, Uber and a parcel carrier take to the road.
Under the exclusive partnership, LeasePlan will provide operational leasing solutions for SAIC’s Maxus zero emission electric LCVs.