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Avery Dennison launches electrical insulation tapes 

The company says this line of tapes is engineered to address the challenges of insufficient electrical insulation in EV battery packs.

Trucking Sustainably: What do we do with all of these batteries?

The batteries that propel the electric truck powertrains of the future will have to go somewhere. Here’s Volvo’s plan.

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Photo Gallery: Driving Volvo Trucks electric European lineup

Behind the wheel of Volvo Trucks’s zero-emissions European lineup and what it might mean for the U.S.

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Answering the biggest zero-emissions trucks questions

Volvo Trucks fields questions from what type of zero-emissions technology will work for certain applications and how it impact fleets.

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Volvo Trucks on its global zero-emissions trucks strategy

Hydrogen fuel cell development, electric truck technology and infrastructure rollout dominates the conversation.

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Accelera by Cummins, Daimler Truck, PACCAR JV to advance battery production

Three trucking industry giants aim to supercharge U.S. battery production.

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Mitsubishi Fuso, Ample to partner on battery-swapping technology for electric trucks

The companies will collaborate to pair Mitsubishi Fuso EVs with Ample’s Modular Battery Swapping technology.

Lion Electric announces launch of the Lion5 medium-duty, EV truck

Upfitters can choose from multiple Lion Battery pack placement configurations, depending on build specification selections.

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Phoenix Motorcars exhibits new gen 4 electric drive system

The Phoenix engineering team refined the new chassis layout to optimize space for the newly designed battery packs.

The 7 EV battery lessons we learned at ACT Expo

Battery experts weigh in on long-life vs. high-density, the residual value of older EVs, ethically sourcing EV battery materials and more.

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The spec’ing decisions that power electric trucks

When it comes to medium-duty EVs, it’s not just all about range.

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Real-time truck battery life insight available through Clarios

Clarios Smart AGM (absorbent glass mat) technology identifies weak cells that eventually drain battery life to ensure a prompt response and repair.