Tevva is ramping up series production of its 12-tonne electric commercial vehicle after being boosted by “universally positive” feedback at last month’s Freight in the City (FiTC). The tech firm said production of the 3.9m wheelbase truck will start in 2020 and, in addition to its six-month ‘Tevva Electrify’ rental scheme, it is now also opening the order book for customers wanting to lease or purchase directly. Tevva said its scheme aims to provide companies “with the proof that electrification […]
Freight in the City recently hosted the ‘Hydrogen for Urban Distribution Vehicles’ webinar in partnership with Tevva Electric Trucks. The webinar looked at how hydrogen can be used to boost electric delivery vehicle ranges and government plans for decarbonising commercial vehicles. First up was Alan McKinnon, professor of logistics at Kuehne Logistics University who listed “five levers” that need to be pulled in order to decarbonise city logistics. These include reducing the demand for freight transport in urban areas, shifting freight on to lower […]
Electric and hydrogen truck manufacturer Tevva is set to scale up production of its trucks after raising £42.5m from new and existing investors which will help fund the fit out of its new London-based production facility.
The “massive challenge” of distributing millions of Covid-19 vaccines in the UK, as well as across the world, will largely rely on courier firms such as UPS, DHL and FedEx, according to logistics experts.