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    Electric waste trucks arrive in Casey

    The City of Casey’s recycling of hard-waste is becoming carbon neutral with several new electric trucks joining the fleet at WM Waste Management as part of a new waste contract. The trucks are powered solely by battery power and have a charge of up to five hours before needing to be recharged. ...
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    Isuzu Looks To Electric

    Have no doubt, electric trucks are coming. And, if a pilot program now being run by Isuzu Australia in concert with SEA Electric delivers the right results, the Japanese truck maker will be ready, willing and able as demand increases. The obvious application for electric trucks is shorthaul distribution work in light and medium-duty trucks, a...
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    SEA Electric charges ahead with fossil-free future

    AS THE heavy vehicle industry inevitably moves towards modes of power production beyond diesel, the appearance of electric trucks has shown that it is possible to move forward without the use of fossil fuels. SEA Electric is one company that is at the forefront of electric power generation, producing technology that can be applied to use in commer...
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    Sustainability first with electric kerbside collection trial

    Cleanaway has marked a turning point in the company’s history, as it welcomes the first of two fully electric collections vehicles which form part of a three-month trial.   CEO and Managing Director, Vik Bansal said “this is an exciting step forward for our business as we continue to work toward our mission of making a sustainable future...
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    SEA Electric appoint Regional Director for Australia and New Zealand

    MEDIA RELEASE   3 May, 2019 SEA Electric appoint Regional Director for Australia and New Zealand Experienced commercial vehicle executive, Mark Cameron, has been appointed to the newly created position of Regional Director – Australia and New Zealand, at leading automotive electric technology company, SEA Electric. Mr Cameron wi...
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    Daimler plans all-electric truck future and high-powered 3MW charging

    SEA Electric was recently mentioned in the DRIVEN article written and published by Bridie Schmidt. Due to positive feedback from SEA Electric’s presence at the ACT Expo and at the Work Truck Show in the US, SEA Electric has been presented with several exciting opportunities. ...
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    End of Diesel Engines Is In Sight, Daimler’s Roger Nielsen Says

    LONG BEACH, Calif. — The beginning of the end is here for the internal-combustion truck engine, said Roger Nielsen, CEO of Daimler Trucks North America, the largest truck manufacturer on the continent. And the replacement for diesel-run trucks will be electric vehicles, Nielsen declared. Not trucks run by natural gas or hydrogen fuel cells or a hy...
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    SEA Electric receives first US orders

    Victorian electric truck drive train producer, SEA Electric has received its first orders from the United States following a successful public debut. CEO Tony Fairweather said feedback on the company’s products displayed on Ford and Isuzu platforms at the ‘Work Truck Show’ in Indianapolis and ‘Advanced Clean Transportation Expo’ in April had bee...
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    Australia electric truckmaker SEA Electric gets multiple orders from US

    SEA Electric was featured in the DRIVEN article written and published by Bridie Schmidt. With the appearance at the Work Truck Show it has left a great impression on the government and private buyers. ...
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    Australia’s SEA Electric has taken multiple orders for its 2500Nm EV truck

    SAE Electric is an Australian-based Work Truck Show’ in Indianapolis, where it demonstrated its electric technology, specifically engineered for heavy vehicles. The Work Truck Show saw SEA Electric take multiple vehicle orders that will soon be deployed to cities including Detroit, Philadelphia, New York City and San Francisco. The company wi...
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    SEA Electric to display at ‘Advanced Clean Transportation’ expo as sales momentum builds

    (MENAFN - Editorial) Following its successful US launch at the ‘Work Truck Show’ in Indianapolis last month, leading Australian automotive electric technology company, SEA Electric, is set to exhibit at California’s ‘Advanced Clean Transportation’ (ACT) expo on April 24-25. The Work Truck Show saw SEA Electric take multiple vehicle orders that will...
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    SEA Electric penetrates US marke

    Automotive electric technology company, SEA Electric, is set to exhibit at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) expo later this month in the US. The Work Truck Show saw SEA Electric take multiple vehicle orders that will soon be deployed to cities including Detroit, Philadelphia, New York City and San Francisco. The company will use the AC...
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    Is Bill Shorten in the driver’s seat or just an electric dreamer?

    On the eve of the federal budget, Labor unveiled a new electric vehicle policy that has never been tested before in this country. If elected, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has promised that reduction target of 45 per cent on 2005 levels by 2030, and an opportunity to kickstart an electric vehicle manufacturing industry. But it raises questions...
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    Making electric trucks — without subsidies

    Australia already has a successful electric vehicle manufacturer that is expanding rapidly overseas without any support from government. SEA Electric, based in Victoria, has an order bank running into hundreds for its battery-powered commercial vehicles and has just set up an assembly operation in Los Angeles to supply the US. Founded six y...
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    SEA Electric Is Exhibiting at 2019 ACT Expo in Long Beach, CA

    SEA Electric will be exhibiting at the 2019 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, North America’s largest conference and expo showcasing the real-world application of advanced transportation technologies, drive trains, and clean fuels. Our SEA Electric Team will be available to discuss the latest in our 100% electric power system solutions....
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    SEA Electric Is Exhibiting at 2019 Brisbane Truck Show

    SEA Electric will be exhibiting at the 2019 Brisbane Truck show at the Brisbane Convention Centre May 16-19. Our SEA Electric Team will be available to discuss the latest in 100% electric power system solutions....
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    Suez foresees electric truck demand from councils

    Australia may mirror European electric vehicle (EV) fleet developments with urban uses, such as recycling collection, at the forefront initially. Waste management company Suez is to trial an EV with high Australian content with Western Australia’s City of Belmont for just such a task expects other customers to demand the same. City government...
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    City of Belmont welcomes Western Australia’s first zero emissions recycling truck

    Waste and water management company SUEZ has selected the City of Belmont as the first site in Western Australia for its innovative new fully Electric Vehicle (EV) recycling truck. SUEZ State General Manager WA Craig Barker said the EV truck, due for delivery in June, is the first of its kind for the company in Western Australia and will be a sho...
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    CARB Continues Quest for an Electric Medium-, Heavy-Truck Future

    California environmental regulators are working on a plan to speed up the deployment of electric medium- and heavy-duty trucks operating on the state’s streets and highways. At a public workshop Feb. 25, California Air Resources Board officials said they are aiming to offer for approval by the end of this year the agency’s proposed regulation that...
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    Making sense of electric trucks

    With commercial electric truck use in Australia still in its infancy, clues to the operational value of their use here are scarce. With things more advanced across the Pacific, the North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) recently released an overview of its survey findings from fleets there. This report’s conclusions were generated t...
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    Hino launches recall portal for operators

    recall   Hino Australia has launched a new online search tool to enable owners to identify if their truck is the subject of a recall. Available on both the Hino website, and also in the Hino fleet portal, it allows owners to easily verify if there are any recalls for their vehicle by inputting their vehicle identificat...
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    ANC unveils IKEA electric vehicle fleet

    Fleet delivery service ANC has unveiled its first commercial electric vehicle fleet, dedicated to client Ikea’s last-mile home delivery services in New South Wales. The fleet comprises three 100 per cent electric vehicles, built on a Hino 917 Series glider, with SEA Electric’s SEA Drive 120a electric components. ANC managing director James Ta...
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    IKEA wants business to embrace electric vehicles

    At a launch event in Sydney on Friday, IKEA showed off two of the first seven electric trucks it has operating in Australia, with a commitment to have a quarter of all “customer fulfilment vehicles” to be electric by the next year, and a full transition to be completed by 2025. The electric vehicles (EVs) have been trialled in Victoria since April...
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    IKEA Australia to switch to all-electric delivery vehicles by 2025

    The move comes as part of the furniture giant’s strategy to curb CO2 emission and drive a positive environmental change. Swedish furniture giant, IKEA’s Australian unit has recently announced plans to shift its transport fleet from internal combustions engines to all-electric by 2025. According to a statement, IKEA, one of the leading installer...
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    IKEA commits to electric vehicles for Australian operation

    KEA Australia has made the commitment to use only electric vehicles (EVs) by 2025. In partnership with its transport service providers IKEA will be the first home furnishing company in Australia to have last mile deliveries and assembly services carried out by electric vehicles and aims to reach a five per cent roll out by mid-2019, rising to ten ...
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    SEA Electric Aussie EV maker launches in USA

    SEA Electric is taking its Australian EV-making talents abroad, preparing two pure-electric trucks and a van for the American market. Based on ...
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    Electrifying our economic future

    SEA Electric founder Tony Fairweather believes more can be done to support Australia's innovative businesses. You could be forgiven for thinking that a sense of environmentalism would be the driving factor for a business looking to enter the electric vehicle market. In the case of SEA Electric founder Tony Fairweather, it was the economic case tha...
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    City of Belmont trials fully electric vehicle recycling truck

    SUEZ has selected the City of Belmont as the first site in Western Australia for its innovative new fully electric vehicle (EV) recycling truck. SUEZ State General Manager WA Craig Barker said the EV truck is the first-of-its-kind for the company in Western Australia and will be a showcase for the future of waste collection. “SUEZ is al...
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    SEA Electric launches trucks in US

    Australian automotive tech company, SEA Electric, this week announced it will launch its brand in the United States – with two display trucks. The vehicles are based on popular Ford and Isuzu platforms as part of a showcase at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis next month. In April the trucks, which are at an advanced build stage, will also ...
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    SEA Electric enters US market

    Australian electric vehicle technology company SEA Electric is set to launch commercial vehicles in the United States. It is showcasing two trucks at the Indianapolis Work Truck Show in March and California’s Advanced Clean Transportation Expo in April. The display vehicles are based on popular Ford and Isuzu platforms and are at an advanced ...
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