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Electric Trucks On The Move - Can they match diesel?

Volvo is looking to deploy more electric trucks capable of the long haul.


With more and more electric vehicles and trucks being deployed around the world, many want to know if they can go the long haul.


Volvo trucks believes they can and has committed to electric trucks moving up the "weight scale" says DieselNews.com.au.


Volvo states, "We see great potential for heavy-duty electric trucks for regional transport and construction in the longer term."

Not least amongst benefits is fuel consumption and pollution minimization. This minimization can also include any noise pollution made from traditional diesel engines. This "allows these trucks... to perform transport operations for more hours per day which opens up new possibilities for streamlining operations."


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