DHL Freight and Volvo Trucks to trial heavy-duty electric HGV in Swedish regional operation


 

DHL Freight and Volvo Trucks are to test heavy-duty electric truck technology for medium-distance regional transportation in Sweden. The project will see the world’s first trial of a fully-electric Volvo FH with a gross combination weight up to 60 tonnes. Starting in March, the truck will operate between two DHL Freight logistics terminals in the cities of Gothenburg and Jönköping over a distance of approximately 150km each way. It will be charged at DHL’s hub in Jönköping and the Volvo […]