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ACT Expo 2024 Show Floor Walkaround

ACT Expo introduced all kinds of new electrified and decarbonized technologies for fleets to browse. Take a walk along the show floor.

Volvo Trucks expands certified EV dealer network

Volvo now has 47 certified dealers across 22 states and 3 provinces to support battery-electric trucks.

Volvo Trucks launches turnkey EV infrastructure program

The program covers charging infrastructure, hardware, software, installation, utility interactions and maintenance.

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Volvo Trucks sees 141% heavy electric truck order increase Y/Y

Since launching its first electric truck in 2019, Volvo Trucks says it has sold almost 5,000 electric trucks.

Volvo Trucks starts hydrogen truck tests on public roads 

Volvo Trucks’ fuel cell electric trucks will be available in the second half of this decade.

Volvo Trucks delivers first HD electric concrete mixer truck

The truck will be operating at a ready-mix concrete plant in Spandau, a locality in Berlin, Germany.

Volta Trucks appoints prior Volvo Trucks exec. Claes Nilsson to BoD

Nilsson joins the Volta Trucks Board following a career as president of Volvo Trucks and member of its executive board.

Volvo Trucks will customer test fuel cell trucks in 2025

The testing of fuel cell electric trucks in commercial traffic will start in 2025 with selected customers in Northern Europe, followed by additional trucks in more countries over the coming years, Volvo Trucks says. The goal of the pilot tests will be to look at all different aspects of the truck’s operation, including working components,

Volvo Trucks unveils new fully electric axle for extended range

Volvo Trucks has revealed a completely new, fully electric rear axle. Freeing up space for more batteries, the company says the new e-axle means even longer range for Volvo’s battery electric trucks. The new e-axle, presented at the IAA fair in Hannover, Germany, allows even more batteries on the truck by integrating the electric motors

Volvo Trucks showcases new hydrogen fuel cell truck

Volvo Trucks says it has begun testing hydrogen fuel cell trucks that will have a range of up to 1,000 km (approx. 621 miles). Currently, Volvo Trucks offers battery electric trucks and trucks that run on renewable fuels, such as biogas, but in the second half of this decade, fuel cell electric trucks powered by