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Infrastructure

UPS Using Geo-Fenced Hybrid Trucks in U.K.

United Parcel Services Inc. has launched a fleet of extended-range hybrid delivery trucks in the U.K. that automatically switch to all-electric mode when operating in cities and other clean air zones.

Hybrid

UPS to Test Electric Delivery Truck

United Parcel Services of America Inc. is partnering with Los Angeles startup Thor Trucks Inc. to test a fully electric Class 6 delivery truck.

Hybrid

Volvo Trucks to Launch Electric Model Next Year

AB Volvo plans to begin selling electric trucks next year in Europe, targeting urban distribution applications.

Hybrid

Startup Targets 2019 Launch for Retrofit Electric Big Rig

Los Angeles-based Thor Trucks Inc. aims to launch its ET-One semi-tractor in 2019—the same timeframe Tesla Inc. is targeting for its new electric Semi.