Fuel Efficiency Archives - Fleet Equipment Magazine
Leveraging supplier relationships to navigate new truck technologies

As the trucking industry moves towards more sustainable and technologically advanced operations, fleet managers are finding themselves at a crossroads of opportunity and challenge. It can be exciting and intimidating to implement new technology, new equipment—pushing fuel efficiency and truck productivity further than before, but how can you be sure you’re making the right investments

Ceres: EPA Phase 3 ruling will ‘significantly reduce’ emissions

The new EPA standards will encourage an accelerated shift to cleaner vehicles.

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How fleet management tools can help increase fuel efficiency

From fleet cards to EVs and data, all work together to help save on costs.

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Diesel powertrain technology that makes a decarbonization difference

Saving diesel can reduce CO2 emissions, but is it enough to make a difference? Volvo thinks so, and made these changes to boost efficiency.

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FlowBelow introduces AeroFender device for drag reduction, fuel efficiency improvement

Independent testing found that FlowBelow’s new AeroFender saved 1.49 gallons of fuel for every 1,000 miles driven.

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Range Energy receives $23.5M in new financing for electric trailers

This recent funding follows the company’s $8M seed round from November 2022, bringing total funding to $31.5M.

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Sustainability, decarbonization through fuel efficiency

Better fuel economy can lower costs, minimize environmental impact and improve sustainability — thoughtful engineering can help see those results.

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Volvo Trucks new VNL: Lineup overview

We dive into the VNL’s fuel efficiency, safety and take it for a spin.

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Volvo Trucks new VNL touts engine, transmission enhancements

Volvo says its engineers overhauled the Volvo D13 engine and I-Shift transmission — let’s see what’s changed.

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Peterbilt SuperTruck 2 takes center stage at CES

The OEM tells us how they exceeded DOE freight efficiency expectations.

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The heavy-duty truck equipment Trend of the Year

Here’s a hint—it’s not what you expected.

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How spec’ing for fuel efficiency can help make fleets more sustainable

For every gallon of diesel saved, there’s a reduction of 22.4 pounds of CO2 emissions. This contributes to environmental sustainability.

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