HYDROGEN-ELECTRIC TRUCKS * USA: The world’s first hydrogen-electric Class 6 delivery truck
* Georgia - UPS launching world’s first fuel cell electric class 6 delivery truck
--- UPS, long a catalyst for the development of advanced-fuel commercial vehicles, took another step into the future Tuesday with the introduction of the world’s first hydrogen-electric Class 6 delivery truck... The van, developed as part of a $10-million federal Department of Energy program, is the first of 17 hydrogen fuel cell vans the parcel delivery giant will be deploying in the U.S. by the end of 2018... The initial van – unveiled at the 2017 Advanced Clean Transportation Expo in Long Beach, Calif., as a chassis and powertrain without the familiar brown UPS truck body covering it all up – will enter service later this year running parcels among state government offices in California’s capital city of Sacramento...
Atlanta , GA, USA - Trucks.com, by JOHN O'DELL - May 2, 2017