Redefining Goods Movement

Across the United States, more than 70% of all goods used in our daily lives—from food to manufactured products—are transported to our stores and homes by trucks. As the nation’s demand for goods continues to reach record levels, our cities are facing an increase in congestion, noise, and air pollution. The Volvo LIGHTS project in Southern California is an important step toward transforming goods movement, as it provides a blueprint to successfully introduce zero-emission battery electric trucks and equipment into the market at scale. Learn more.


Volvo Trucks – LIGHTS Project

Press Release

Volvo Trucks launches sales of electric trucks for urban transport

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Volvo Group CEO Martin Lundstedt Outlines Time of Transition for Trucking

Smart chargers will use Greenlots cloud software to integrate with Volvo’s truck telematics to balance the needs of the vehicle, facility and utility grid.

Jeff TolnarGreenlots

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Volvo Chief: Technology Driving an Industry in Transition

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How will today’s ‘customer focus’ translate to tomorrow’s electric trucks?

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California releases nation’s first electric truck manufacturing standard

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VNR Electric to make California greener

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Dependable Supply Chain Services Adds Two Orange EV Tractors to Increase Sustainability

Project Partners

Volvo LIGHTS is an extraordinary union of public and private stakeholders that have the expertise, capital, and commitment to propel battery electric freight movement beyond the ‘demonstration’ phase into a widespread reality.

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South Coast AQMD Logo
NFI Industries
DHE Dependable Supply Chain Services
TEC Equipment Logo
Trillium Logo
Greenlots Logo
Burns & McDonnell Logo
The Port of Long Beach
Port of Los Angeles Logo
Southern California Edison Logo
UCR College of Engineering-Center for Environmental Research & Technology Logo
Reach Out Logo
Rio Hondo College
San Bernardino Valley College Logo

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