Volta Trucks and European rental firm Petit Forestier Group have partnered to make a refrigerated 100% electric commercial vehicle available to hire from 2022. The partnership sees Petit Forestier ordering 1,000 16-tonne Volta Zeros, representing the largest order to date for Swedish technology start-up Volta Trucks. The all-electric CVs will join the rental firm’s tally of more than 58,500 vehicles and will be equipped by Lecapitaine, Petit Forestier Group’s industrial subsidiary and major designer and manufacturer of refrigerated bodywork Both […]
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