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The rollout has begun . . . 100,000 electric delivery vehicles by 2030!

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Energy Market Specialist Hitachi Energy USA Inc.

Kent Knutson is a market specialist focusing on energy industry intelligence for Hitachi Energy.  He has more than 30 years of experience designing and developing intelligence products for some...

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 and Rivian plan to bring thousands of custom electric delivery vehicles to more than 100 cities by the end of this year, and 100,000 across the U.S. by 2030. The vehicles are designed with safety, sustainability, and comfort in mind, and have been thoroughly tested by drivers across the country. The custom electric vehicles are made at Rivian’s factory in Normal, Illinois, about two hours southwest of Chicago.

Amazon news release:  

On another front, earlier in the week (July 20), the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) announced it will make 40% of its new trucks electric, up from the agency's previous 10% commitment.

The Washington Post USPS story link:

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Jim Stack on Jul 25, 2022

Are they the trucks made by Rivian? I can't wait to see some of these in the Phoenix area. 

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