Will 2020 be the year of the battery?


2020 may be the year when battery electric vehicles come of age and what have been until now largely prototypes start to become mainstream, according to speakers at the 2019 Freight in the City Expo (FiTC) at London’s Alexandra Palace yesterday (6 November). Swedish start up Volta – not to be confused with Volvo or Voltia who were also at FiTC – is aiming to put close-to-production spec demonstration versions of its 18-tonne full battery electric truck on the roads […]