Industry News

August 14, 2018
Photo of diesel particulate filter, courtesy of Les Smart of HDT TruckingInfo

Do away with diesel particulate filters forever

Fleets from coast to coast are eliminating diesel particulate filters along with the rest of the problems that come with diesel emissions control technologies.  Instead of […]
June 20, 2018

Understanding the Heavy-Duty Truck Classification

Orange EV appreciates being included in the “Global Electric Trucks and Delivery Vans Markets Report for 2018-2028”, even if wrongly classified.  In the report, Orange EV […]
May 26, 2018
Image from HDT Trucking Article: Can Shorter Truck Lifecycles Save Fleets Money?

HDT Trucking asks “Can Shorter Truck Lifecycles Save Fleets Money?”

With diesels, yes. But with electric trucks, expect longer asset life and lower operating costs. The HDT Trucking article “Can Shorter Truck Lifecycles Save Fleets Money?” […]
May 20, 2018

“American Trucker’s” look at electric Class 8 trucks on the horizon

Orange EV shines as the only OEM with commercially deployed class 8 trucks that are all electric. This American Trucker article notes: “While the all-electric Tesla […]
January 4, 2018
Yard Dogs: Keep trailers moving in the yard with specialized equipment. Article and image from todaystrucking.com

Yard Dogs: Equipment to Keep Trailers on the Move

A recent article from Today’s Trucking notes that yard trucks “…seem to be a perfect application for an electric powertrain….” It goes on to say: “To […]
November 20, 2017
Health Risk Assessment for Diesel Exhaust, from Health Canada, March 2016

Health Risk Assessment for Diesel Exhaust Finds Significant Health Impacts

The report “Human Health Risk Assessment for Diesel Exhaust” (March 2016) from Health Canada “…is a comprehensive review and analysis of the potential adverse health effects […]