Zero-emission freight vehicle technology is advancing rapidly and will soon reach an inflection point in which these advanced vehicles can replace diesel freight vehicles in most applications, ranges and uses, starting in urban settings, according to a new report, Moving…
Drive to ZeroTM aims to accelerate the growth of global zero- and near-zero-emission (ZE) commercial vehicle space, with the aim of ZE technology becoming commercially competitive by 2025 and dominant by 2040 in specific vehicle segments and regions.
The Beachhead Strategy
Drive to Zero is built upon a technology strategy for change called the Beachhead Strategy — a strategy that identifies the commercial vehicle market segments where zero- and near-zero technologies are most likely to succeed and help drive growth in other segments.
By Dan Welch The global electric vehicle market has continued to grow and diversify during the past year’s turbulent automotive market, according to the International Energy Agency’s annual Global EV Outlook for 2021. CALSTART and its associated Global Drive to…
This month’s Clean Commercial Transportation Update discussed the California Energy Commission’s new Energy Infrastructure Incentives for Zero-Emission Commercial Vehicles (EnergIIZE). The EnergIIZE project is intentionally designed to support cleaner air in the most impacted communities from transportation-related pollution.
All signs indicate the e-commerce boom – sparked by the global COVID pandemic – is permanently changing the way we shop. This shift from browsing the aisles to browsing online for everything from groceries to clothing to personal items comes at a serendipitous time.
Drive to Zero is a program of CALSTART, a clean transportation industry consortium with headquarters in California, offices across North America, and more than 270 member companies and partners worldwide. CALSTART links global partners and provides guidance information, research and technical support. Pledge Partners agree to collaboratively adopt mechanisms to speed the beachhead strategy.