Category : Fleets

Constance public utilities take delivery of six eCitaros

Constance public utilities take delivery of six eCitaros

Stadtwerke Konstanz has purchased six new electric buses as a prelude to the long-term conversion of its bus fleet. The new Mercedes eCitaro e-buses have already been delivered and are scheduled to enter service on routes 6 and 14 in February.

Hamburg: Share Now flotilla of 100 electric Fiat 500s

Hamburg: Share Now flotilla of 100 electric Fiat 500s

The car-sharing provider Share Now is introducing another all-electric model to its Hamburg fleet in the form of the Fiat 500. 100 examples of the e-car are available in the Hanseatic city with immediate effect.

Siemens introduces e-service car changeover at the click of a button

Siemens introduces e-service car changeover at the click of a button

Siemens is launching a new, digital company car fleet model for senior executives from January 2022. To this end, the company is cooperating with Sixt. The aim of the technology group is to expand access to environmentally friendly drive types and thus provide an additional incentive to use electric vehicles.

Renault mobility brand Mobilize unveils business range

Renault mobility brand Mobilize unveils business range

Mobilize, Renault's new mobility brand announced in January, presents its projects for the next few years, including Duo, Bento and Hippo, three fully electric shared mobility vehicles for transporting people and goods.

Paris: Carsharing Zity flotilla Dacia Spring

Paris: Carsharing Zity flotilla Dacia Spring

Zity, the e-car sharing company jointly operated by Renault and Ferrovial in Madrid and Paris, is beginning to integrate the Dacia Spring into its fleets. The first 150 examples of the Dacia Stromer for Zity will be launched in Paris this month, with another 100 to follow in September.

CleverShuttle operates on-demand service in Taunusstein

CleverShuttle operates on-demand service in Taunusstein

The electric ridepooling service CleverShuttle, in which Deutsche Bahn holds a majority stake, will operate the on-demand service EMIL in Taunusstein in southern Hesse from August. Three purely electric Mercedes eVito Tourers will be used in the town of 30,000 inhabitants in the future.

Kia also grants BEV special conditions to Uber drivers

Kia also grants BEV special conditions to Uber drivers

Following in the footsteps of Hyundai, Kia Europe is now entering into a strategic partnership with ride-hailing company Uber, under which the car brand will offer electric models such as the e-Niro and e-Soul to Uber drivers in Europe at discounted rates.

Eifel: Care service fleet runs on its own solar energy

Eifel: Care service fleet runs on its own solar energy

The R+R care service from the Eifel region is in the process of electrifying half of its fleet - even though its business area covers a radius of around 100 kilometres. The company produces the electricity itself using solar energy. The company no longer wants to purchase combustion engines.

Share Now reports around 11,000 electric trips daily

Share Now reports around 11,000 electric trips daily

Car-sharing provider Share Now has provided insights into statistics on the use of e-vehicles in its European car-sharing fleet, with the company now operating 2,900 BMW, Mini, Smart and Fiat electric cars at four all-electric and four part-electric sites.

Hyzon Motors receives order for up to 70 heavy-duty trucks from Austria

Hyzon Motors receives order for up to 70 heavy-duty trucks from Austria

The US manufacturer of fuel cell commercial vehicles Hyzon Motors reports another order, this time from Austria. The grocery chain Mpreis has ordered up to 70 heavy duty trucks with fuel cell propulsion via its offshoot JuVe Automotion.

Onto orders 700 Fisker Ocean

Onto orders 700 Fisker Ocean

UK electric car subscription service Onto has signed an agreement with Fisker to supply up to 700 examples of the Fisker Ocean in 2023, which would bring Onto's fleet to around 3,000 electric cars.

Nexport receives major order for 3,000 e-vehicles

Nexport receives major order for 3,000 e-vehicles

Nexport, BYD's Australian importer and distributor, has won the largest single electric vehicle order in Australia to date, for the supply of 3,000 e-vehicles from early 2022 to Splend, a provider of vehicle subscriptions for Uber drivers, among others.

Siemens to convert US fleet by 2030

Siemens to convert US fleet by 2030

Siemens has set a goal of transitioning to a completely carbon-neutral fleet in the U.S. by 2030. Siemens' U.S. fleet consists of more than 10,000 vehicles, ranging from sedans and vans to light and heavy trucks.