Industry News

February 3, 2020

Diesel real-world emissions can be 5-7 times higher than legal limits

Study shows that emissions control equipment doesn’t work properly at low speeds. The recent white paper “Current state of NOx emissions from in-use heavy-duty diesel vehicles […]
November 20, 2019

EV batteries last longer than fleets think

General perceptions do not match Orange EV reality. A recent survey revealed that fleets expect EV batteries to last 6.9 to 7.2 years.  Fleets that choose Orange EV […]
July 8, 2019

Diesel taxes increased July 1

Illinois and Ohio saw biggest increases; have even greater opportunity to save with Orange EV electrics The cost for diesel is on the rise.  A recent Freight […]
June 12, 2019

That Growing Buzz is the Charge of Orange EV Electric Trucks

The industry is now realizing what Orange EV fleets have known for years: Class 8 electric technology is proven, both economically and operationally. The article […]
May 21, 2019

Changing Emissions Standards Increase Costs and Downtime

“Tier 4 is likely not the final chapter in emissions regulations, as more stringent standards could be on the horizon.” The recent Work Truck article “How Changing […]
January 30, 2019
American Transportation Research Institute: Compendium of Idling Regulations

Avoid Anti-Idling Regulations and Penalties with Orange EV Heavy Duty Trucks

Anti-idling regulations are becoming increasingly restrictive and widespread.  As states and municipalities enact codes to reduce transportation emissions, fleets must manage the impact on truck operations […]