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Green Overdrive Video: Wrightspeed Retrofits Trucks to Go Electric
Posted By Katie Fehrenbacher On April 8, 2011 @ 4:23 pm In automotive,Green Transportation | No Comments
Cutting down on the fuel usage of company trucks and fleets could make a major dent in the oil consumption of the U.S. Silicon Valley-based startup Wrightspeed  is led by a co-founder of Tesla Motors, and they’re building a business around extended-range electric trucks. They’ve developed a digital drive system that can be used to retrofit existing trucks or to create a whole new line of vehicles. For this week’s Green Overdrive Show  we catch up with Wrightspeed founder Ian Wright during the ribbon-cutting ceremony for his first factory.
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