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Hydrogen Fuel Cell Locomotives Ready to Take Over Freight Rail Systems
Hydrogen Fuel Cell Locomotives Ready to Take Over Freight Rail Systems

3 Nov 2021, 08:33 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Canadian Pacific is developing hydrogen-powered locomotives, and, after a recent $12 million boost, it also plans to build two hydrogen production facilities

 
Dutch Hyperloop Project Awarded Over $17 Million by the European Commission
Dutch Hyperloop Project Awarded Over $17 Million by the European Commission

22 Oct 2021, 06:40 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Brussels is supporting an ambitious hyperloop project that plans to create an European transport network, and that is launching a unique testing facility

 
Mesa Becomes the First Scheduled Airline in the U.S. to Launch Drone Delivery Services
Mesa Becomes the First Scheduled Airline in the U.S. to Launch Drone Delivery Services

22 Oct 2021, 05:18 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / This regional air carrier is making a bold step by expanding into the global food market and launching a drone delivery service in the U.S. and beyond

 
Could This Lignin-Based “Green Gold” Be the Answer for Sustainable Fuel?
Could This Lignin-Based “Green Gold” Be the Answer for Sustainable Fuel?

19 Oct 2021, 07:24 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A revolutionary technology developed in the Netherlands is used to obtain a high-quality sustainable fuel, based on the exceptional qualities of lignin

 
WeRide Introduces Robovan, the First Level 4 Autonomous Cargo Van to Operate in China
WeRide Introduces Robovan, the First Level 4 Autonomous Cargo Van to Operate in China

18 Oct 2021, 07:37 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / After the Robotaxi and the Mini RoboBus, the Chinese company has unveiled a third self-driving vehicle, the autonomous cargo van that can drive through tunnels

 
King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Supports Green Hydrogen Development
King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Supports Green Hydrogen Development

18 Oct 2021, 03:56 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The Netherlands could play a key role for green energy development, as one of its regions is developing a green hydrogen chain, with government support

 
VoloDrone Heavy-Lift eVTOL Completes First Delivery Simulation, Can Carry Up to 440 Pounds
VoloDrone Heavy-Lift eVTOL Completes First Delivery Simulation, Can Carry Up to 440 Pounds

13 Oct 2021, 06:14 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Volocopter's heavy-lift utility eVTOL VoloDrone has completed its first delivery simulation in Hamburg. The drone can carry a load of up to 440 lb (200 kg)

 
Freightliner’s Electric Trucks Hit One Million Miles on the U.S. and Canadian Roads
Freightliner’s Electric Trucks Hit One Million Miles on the U.S. and Canadian Roads

7 Oct 2021, 09:29 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Freightliner's battery-electric truck fleet has reached a significant milestone, after years of operating on real-world roads, as part of customer operations

 
Lufthansa to Revolutionize Aviation With World’s First e-Kerosene Production Plant
Lufthansa to Revolutionize Aviation With World’s First e-Kerosene Production Plant

5 Oct 2021, 06:52 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The first plant that can produce electricity-based kerosene on an industrial scale, just opened in Germany, supported by Lufthansa Group

 
Kodiak Next-Gen Autonomous Trucks Boast Modular Sensor Suite With 4D Capabilities
Kodiak Next-Gen Autonomous Trucks Boast Modular Sensor Suite With 4D Capabilities

29 Sep 2021, 07:39 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Kodiak Robotics introduces the most advanced autonomous long-haul trucks on the market, with an innovative sensor suite that takes self-driving to another level

 
670 MPH Revolutionary Commercial Hyperloop System Debuts at Expo 2020 Dubai
670 MPH Revolutionary Commercial Hyperloop System Debuts at Expo 2020 Dubai

28 Sep 2021, 04:03 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Los Angeles-based Virgin Hyperloop premieres its groundbreaking hyperloop pod for passengers and cargo, at the biggest expo in the Middle East.

 
World’s First Medical Drone Network to Connect 40 Droneports Across an Entire City
World’s First Medical Drone Network to Connect 40 Droneports Across an Entire City

23 Sep 2021, 07:36 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / We are one step closer to the "City of the future", where drones will be making most deliveries, especially in the medical field

 
Workhorse Group Suffers Yet Another Setback, Suspend Delivery of Electric Van
Workhorse Group Suffers Yet Another Setback, Suspend Delivery of Electric Van

22 Sep 2021, 16:39 UTC · By: Todd Halterman / Workhorse says the vehicles now require more testing and modifications to ensure that the vans meet regulatory standards

 
Baidu Unveils Electric Robot Truck With Smart Cabin and Advanced Self-Driving Tech
Baidu Unveils Electric Robot Truck With Smart Cabin and Advanced Self-Driving Tech

20 Sep 2021, 09:54 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Baidu makes its debut on the freight market with a new e-truck that boasts ten cameras, numerous radars, and an ultra-comfortable cabin for the driver

 
Iveco and Nikola Inaugurate Advanced Production Plant for Electric and Fuel Cell Trucks
Iveco and Nikola Inaugurate Advanced Production Plant for Electric and Fuel Cell Trucks

16 Sep 2021, 10:58 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The Nikola electric truck based on the Iveco platform, which is set to be delivered to U.S. customers, will be built at a new manufacturing facility in Germany

 
World’s First Ultra-Heavy Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks Ready to Hit the Road
World’s First Ultra-Heavy Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks Ready to Hit the Road

15 Sep 2021, 06:23 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A Rochester-based company has developed the first 154-ton "monster" trucks that are powered by hydrogen fuel cells, ready to begin operating soon

 
Rolls-Royce New Hybrid Haul Truck Concept Blends Performance With Sustainability
Rolls-Royce New Hybrid Haul Truck Concept Blends Performance With Sustainability

13 Sep 2021, 11:34 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Rolls-Royce unveiled a new, sustainable haul truck that delivers strong performance, while cutting CO2 emissions by 30%.

 
State-of-the-Art Fleet Operation Center for Autonomous Vessels Opens in Japan
State-of-the-Art Fleet Operation Center for Autonomous Vessels Opens in Japan

9 Sep 2021, 08:08 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Major project in Japan completes the construction of an advanced control center for operating a future fleet comprised only of autonomous ships.

 
This German Multi-Purpose EV Waves Goodbye to Fast Chargers, Promises Great Range
This German Multi-Purpose EV Waves Goodbye to Fast Chargers, Promises Great Range

6 Sep 2021, 06:04 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A mobility startup in Germany developed a versatile EV with an innovative battery swapping system that could revolutionize transportation.

 
Volvo Trucks Hits Milestone With the Largest U.S. Order of Electric Trucks
Volvo Trucks Hits Milestone With the Largest U.S. Order of Electric Trucks

2 Sep 2021, 10:46 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Volvo Trucks North America received its largest order in the U.S. for the VNR Class 8 electric truck, that entered production earlier this year.