First Amp Heavy-Duty Electric Van Delivered To Navistar

Can electric trucks stand up to the rigors of daily heavy-duty work? That is the question Amp is trying to answer with a line of heavy-duty trucks and vans. Just last week, Amp delivered its first electric step van conversion to Navistar, boasting some serious heavy duty credentials. But is there a market for limited-range, heavy-duty vehicles? As it turns out, yes, a very large one.

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Update: Truck Makers React to Navistar/EPA Lawsuit

It was recently reported that Navistar, an American based diesel engine manufacturer, had sued Lisa Jackson the director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for failing to uphold the Clean Air Act. Now several other heavy duty truck makers have responded to the suit, including Mack and Volvo.

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A123 Systems Scores Smith Commercial Fleet Deal

Earlier this week, A123 systems announced that the company had been tapped to provide high-capacity (up to 45 kWh!) li-ion

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