Hard on the heels of its entry into the urban electric truck market, Volvo Trucks now plans heavy-duty electric vehicles for construction and regional distribution and has developed two concept trucks.
It’s tough for council policymakers as they try to introduce clean air zones. Introducing regulations restricting diesel vehicle access, while running municipal fleets powered by diesel, are seen as hypocritical and undemocratic. The answer is not about the type of fuel, but the van's real-world emissions, argues AIR
A highly challenging topography with inclines of up to 17.5 percent (1-in-7) and a high degree of utilisation – regular bus service operations in the University town of Tübingen, Germany, must withstand extreme demands.