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Canadian Province Cracking Down on Truck Emissions

Tightening emissions standards in the U.S. and Canada throughout the 2000s led to cleaner...

Ontario will increase its focus on truck emissions in 2020 as the Canadian province prepares to crack down on anyone that bypasses emissions controls – and that includes on-highway enforcement on trucks from other jurisdictions.

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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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New York City Taking 'Cargo Bikes' for a Spin

The Big Apple is working with a host of parcel-delivery fleets to evaluate the use of cargo...

Aiming to get some diesel-powered delivery trucks off the streets, the Big Apple has approved a pilot to evaluate the performance of "cargo bicycles" on its streets, loading zones, bike lanes, and sidewalks.