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Hino EV Delivery Truck Trials Begin

TOKYO, JAPAN — Three companies (Toyota, Yamato Transport, and Hino Motors) aim to raise efficiency and reduce CO2 emissions in the delivery business by beginning trials of a small electric truck in Yamato delivery operations. The truck, developed by Hino, is a one-ton, ultra-low bed v
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Mayor Emanuel Announces Smith Electric Vehicles To Open Manufacturing Facility In Chicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Smith Electric Vehicles announced today that Smith will open an electric vehicle manufacturing facility in Chicago, creating hundreds of direct and indirect jobs and boosting the already rapidly growing battery and electric vehicle sector in the City. Smith̵
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Oakhurst Dairy Expands Hybrid Delivery Fleet To New Hampshire

HOOKSETT, NH — Oakhurst Dairy, northern New England’s largest independent family-owned dairy company and the first dairy company in the United States to purchase a hybrid delivery truck in 2009, today unveiled three new hybrid electric delivery trucks at an event for employees and loc
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UPS to Add 40 Hydraulic Hybrid Vehicles to its Fleet

Baltimore, MD – UPS today announced the deployment of 40 new hydraulic hybrid vehicles (HHVs) – 20 in Baltimore and 20 in Atlanta. Developed by Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC) and Parker Hannifin Corporation, the package cars can achieve up to 35 percent imp
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