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 LIGHTS Team Helps Facilitate Authorization for Public MDHD EV Charging Stations in California
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
Volvo Trucks Awarded $21.7M from U.S. EPA and South Coast AQMD to Deploy 70 Class 8 VNR Electric Zero-Emission Trucks
Volvo LIGHTS Project Team Wins 2020 Innovation Award from Nonprofit BREATHE Southern California
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.