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Daimler Trucks launches fully-electric Freightliner eCascadia and eM2 in US

Daimler Trucks has presented two new, fully-electric Freightliner trucks, the eCascadia, a heavy-duty electric truck for long-distance operations and the eM2 106 for 9-12 tonnes. Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is planning to hand over an innovation fleet of around 30 electric trucks to its first customers in the US in the course of this year. In a statement, DTNA …

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Volvo to start selling electric trucks in Europe in 2019

Volvo Trucks will start selling electric trucks in Europe in 2019, with the first units going into operation with selected customers later this year. With the reduced noise and exhaust emissions of electric trucks, it could mean that more goods can be carried at night, meaning fewer trucks need to compete for road space during peak daytime hours, according to …

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Fuso eCanter launched in New York

Daimler Trucks has launched the Fuso eCanter – the first series-produced all-electric light duty truck – in New York. The first deliveries of the eCanter will be made to customers in the US, Europe and Japan. Within two years, it is planned that 500 units will be delivered. Larger scale production is intended to start in 2019. The FUSO eCanter …

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