Jan 27, 2020 - 01:54 pm
EU project REVIVE: fuel cell systems for garbage trucks
As part of the EU-funded project REVIVE (Refuse Vehicle Innovation and Validation in Europe), a fleet of 15 electric vehicles for refuse collection is to be built and put into operation by 2021. The trucks will have a fuel cell system to increase the range.
Feb 20, 2019 - 12:53 pm
Volvo delivers first fully electric trucks in Europe
Volvo Trucks has started delivering its first all-electric trucks. These include a garbage truck for the waste and recycling company Renova in Hamburg, Germany and a distribution truck for the Swedish Schenker service provider TGM.
Dec 12, 2018 - 12:01 am
Scania developing fuel cell refuse truck
Scania is developing a fuel cell refuse truck together with Renova, a waste handling company in Sweden. The truck will feature a fully electrified powertrain as well as an electrified compactor. Supported by government agencies, Scania set delivery for 2019/20.
Apr 12, 2018 - 02:31 pm
Volvo Trucks releases technical details of FL Electric
Volvo Trucks has finally released the technical specifications of their first fully electric truck. The Volvo FL Electric is designed for urban delivery routes, as well as communal service, such as garbage removal, and has a range of up to 300 km.