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

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Executive Interview: Southern California Edison Charging Forward with Transportation Electrification


From ZEV Funding to ZEV Mandates… How California is Building the Market

The maintenance and repair crew at our Fontana dealership will be fully trained and equipped to meet the service needs of fleets operating these advanced zero-emission trucks.

Vic SalvinoTEC Equipment


Balancing the Intersection of Transportation and the Utility Grid

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NFI Will Reach 40 Electric Vehicles in Fleet by Mid-2020

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The Dawn of Electric Trucks

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Volvo Trucks’ Peter Voorhoeve on the Pace of Innovation, Electric Truck Development and What Really Matters

The team at Reach Out, a community-based organization, staffed a Volvo LIGHTS information booth at the Alt Car Expo on October 16, 2019, in Riverside, California.


Community Holds the Key

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
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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