Report: $1 Trillion Needed to Electrify US Truck Fleet

Converting the U.S. commercial truck fleet to full electrification would require nearly US$1 trillion in infrastructure investment alone, according to a new report from Roland Berger, released by the Clean Freight Coalition, or CFC, a Swiss-based international management consultancy, on March 19.The study, which forecasts a realistic infrastructure buildout for the electrification of medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles, which the coalition says exposes a massive investment gap as state and ... [+]

Trucking stakeholders launch clean freight coalition

A group of truck transportation stakeholders recently launched the Clean Freight Coalition (CFC) to serve as a collective voice for key trucking industry stakeholders. Made up of motor carriers of every size and sector, truck manufacturers, and truck dealers, the CFC’s mission is to: Educate policy makers on the incredible ... [+]

advert 3