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TCO for EVs: Working Toward a Solution

TCO for EVs: Working Toward a Solution

One of the most challenging issues surrounding electric vehicles is how to project TCO. Fuel costs are far more complex, and small samples make depreciation difficult to project. A new company, eIQ Mobility, has a process which can eliminate guesswork.

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Upward Pricing Pressuring Fixed and Operating Costs

On the whole, fleet maintenance costs have steadily trended upward over the past 12 months.

Fleets are being impacted by a variety of inflationary pressures ranging from higher acquisition prices due to the proliferation of onboard safety equipment, to increased material costs pushing up pricing on parts, upfits, and replacement tires.

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Cummins Commits to Long-term Sustainability Plan: Planet 2050

In June 2017, Cummins said it would bring the right technology to markets - not just trucking...

Cummins is stepping up the fight against climate change and pollution with a series of short- and long-term goals that will produce reductions waste from its manufacturing facilities worldwide as well as strategies to reduce the carbon footprint from its internal combustion engine products.

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The Cost of Electrifying a Ford Transit

The retail price for Lightning Systems’ 60-mile electric Ford Transit powertrain option is about...

AF looks at how Lightning Systems swaps out a gasoline powertrain with its electric powertrain. There is a large initial expense with converting a Transit van to all-electric, but the electric vehicle has its benefits.