NEW ELECTRIC GARBAGE TRUCK * USA: ByD America
* California - BYD launches new electric garbage truck
--- Chinese-backed electric vehicle developer BYD America has launched the industry’s first all-electric, long-range electric garbage truck, a project jointly developed with Wayne Engineering, the Iowa-based refuse industry equipment maker... But the election of Donald Trump could usher in big changes in national environmental and fuel-efficiency policies. The president-elect has called climate change a hoax and said he would foster accelerated development of the nation’s coal, petroleum and natural gas resources while reducing the Environmental Protection Agency’s reach... So is BYD’s all-electric garbage truck a last gasp? Probably not, according to industry insiders...
(Photo: BYD - BYD battery-electric garbage truck) -- Los Angeles, CAL, USA - Truck.com, by JOHN O'DELL- Nov 21, 2016
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