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.


Dedicated to Making Electric Trucks a Reality: Volvo LIGHTS Project

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Alleviating Stress On The Grid With EV Fleet Adoption

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Volvo Trucks Unveils Fully Electric Trucks and Charging Stations

To further mitigate grid impacts and energy costs, Dependable is integrating onsite solar panels and hopes to garner the benefits of second-life batteries.

Troy MusgraveDependable Supply Chain Services

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‘More Than a Truck’: Electric-Transportation Advocates Eye Many Community Benefits

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Gentle Giant: We Drive Volvo’s Electric Heavy Duty VNR Regional Big Rigs

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Volvo LIGHTS to Deliver in LA Area by First Electric Semi-Trucks

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Electric Trucks Must Reap Financial and Environmental Benefits, Execs Say

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Hot Takes: Developing the Ecosystem for Electric Commercial Vehicles

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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NFI Industries
DHE Dependable Supply Chain Services
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The Port of Long Beach
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UCR College of Engineering-Center for Environmental Research & Technology Logo
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Rio Hondo College
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