Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E), the largest utility company in the country by customer count, is filling out its corporate vehicle fleet with electric vehicles.
Through both regulations and incentive programs, the Federal government is making a concerted effort to lower the emissions of cars on U.S. roads.
The global medium and heavy duty vehicle (MHDV) market is changing due to environmental concerns that are pushing commercial and government fleet operators to consider investing in fuel efficiency technologies and alternative fuels.
WASHINGTON, NOV. 18, 2014 — /PRNewswire/ -- During a White House event today, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, Counselor to the President John Podesta, PG&E Corporation Chairman and CEO Tony Earley, and Edison Electric Institute (EEI) President Tom Kuhn announced two electric power industry initiatives to further commercialize electric transportation technologies.http://www.heraldonline.com/2014/11/18/6541780_pge-announces-two-major-electric.html?rh=1
On November 11, 2014, ALTe was issued a new U.S. Non-Provisional Utility Application
Paul Rasmussen and Kyle Maki entered one of ALTe’s F150 Series Hybrid Electric prototype trucks into Plug-in 2014′s ride-and-drive event in San Jose, California.