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Peterbilt delivers Model 520EVs to Republic Services’ Anaheim fleet

The company notes that it can complete a full day’s collection route on a single charge and utilizes regenerative braking.

Nikola, Republic Services end collaboration on refuse truck

Nikola Corporation and Republic Services have discontinued their collaboration on refuse truck development. The goal of the collaboration was to design and build a fully integrated refuse truck based on a zero-emissions battery-electric drive platform and body while also integrating multiple new systems into a new state-of-the-art vehicle, Nikola says. However, after collaboration and review,

Mack Trucks delivers LR Electric refuse truck to Republic Services

Mack Trucks has delivered a pre-production Mack LR Electric model to Republic Services to begin in-service trials in real-world refuse routes. Mack says it will use what it learns from the trials to further refine the LR Electric as it prepares to accept orders for the truck in Q4 of 2020, with production beginning in 2021.