Volvo Trucks plans to intensify its development of gas-powered HGVS aimed at the regional and long-distance trunking market. The manufacturer said recent EU regulations continue to challenge the road haulage sector to reduce HGV emissions, with liquefied natural gas (LNG) or biogas offering a “vital part of the solution”. “Many of our customers and their customers already work hard to reduce their environmental footprint,” said Lars Mårtensson, director environment and innovation at Volvo Trucks. “This regulation will drive the development […]
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