Gallery: The Boulder EV is the First Electric Commercial Truck Capable ...

 

Boulder Electric Vehicle just sold the first commercial electric truck capable of hitting 70 mph to Precision Plumbing and Electric. The company’s new fleet will use only one half-kilowatt hour per mile (2-5 times better than a diesel engine), generate zero local emissions, and find a savings of $5,000 per truck per year. Not only do these 2-ton capacity work-horses get 120 miles on a charge, but they are designed and made in the USA! How’s that for green economy?

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4 Comments

  1. MitchHC March 25, 2013 at 10:14 am

    Well this is truly a winner! Thanks for posting! – Mitch HC

  2. Alejandro Grande December 13, 2012 at 3:28 am

    Will this be available nationwide? I am an electrician in Perth and I am interested in electric vehicles especially when it is used for delivery.

  3. Jeffery Haynes December 10, 2012 at 8:39 pm

    This new truck that is powered by electricity is remarkable! I work as a commercial electrician Perth and I would like to know if their company distributes it worldwide because I many need to buy one for my small business.

  4. Green Joy February 7, 2012 at 1:03 am

    Wonderful design. High speed, check. Heavy load capacity, check. The team really did a wonderful job making these trucks, and they can really get a jumpstart if they can somehow further improve range. Having said that, these vehicles are still perfect for an average sized delivery radius. Cheers!

    Juan Miguel Ruiz (Going Green)
    http://www.GreenJoyment.com

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