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Calculating the Total Cost of Ownership for Electric Trucks
October 1, 2020
Source: Transport Dive
Green technologies in the trucking industry bring many promises, including the potential for lower costs. From electric trucks to hydrogen fuel-cell trucks and hybrid engines, fleets stand to gain by investing in modern options.
But for long-haul trucking, fulfillment of those promises is still well in the future.
“You may want to put in an order for a long-haul electric truck, but you won’t get one,” said Mike Roeth, executive director of the North American Council for Freight Efficiency. “Many manufacturers are working on them, but they’re not here yet.”