Motiv Power Systems Announces ABC™ Adaptive Battery Controller for EPIC All-Electric Chassis

By | 2018-05-01T14:49:02+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|

Revolutionary Battery Controller Lowers Cost, Increases Payload, and Streamlines Build Process for Medium-Duty Fleet Vehicle Applications FOSTER CITY Calif. and LONG BEACH, Calif., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Motiv Power Systems this week at the Advanced Clean Transportation Expo in Long Beach, California announced plans to produce its forthcoming Adaptive Battery Controller™ (ABC), its new technology for monitoring and controlling multiple independent battery [...]

Motiv Power Systems EPIC All-Electric Chassis for Trucks and Buses Receives First 2019 California Air Resources Board Executive Order for Emissions Exemption

By | 2018-03-24T20:38:39+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|

2018 -2019 CARB Certification for EPIC Chassis Family Clears Path for Medium Duty Truck and Bus Fleet Electrification FOSTER CITY, Calif., March 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Motiv Power Systems announced it has received an Executive Order from the California Air Resources Board certifying its Electric Powered Intelligent Chassis (EPIC) family for use in Class 4-7 commercial vehicle applications. Motiv has now become [...]

Motiv Power Systems Debuts EPIC™ All-Electric Family of Chassis for Trucks and Buses

By | 2018-03-19T01:09:48+00:00 February 28th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|

New family of zero-emissions medium-duty chassis to be featured at Work Truck Show at Ford's booth #3239, in Indianapolis, March 7-9, 2018 FOSTER CITY, Calif., Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Responding to fleet market demand for complete, body-ready chassis, Motiv Power Systems announces its EPIC (Electric Powered Intelligent Chassis) all-electric family of chassis for 2018. Debuting at Ford's booth and based [...]

The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Orders All-Electric Shuttle Bus Powered by Motiv Power Systems

By | 2019-02-20T23:18:16+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

First Motiv shuttle on a university campus, the bus will transport students, patients, and campus visitors between UCLA Santa Monica and UCLA WestwoodLOS ANGELES and FOSTER CITY, Calif., Nov. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has placed an order for a new all-electric shuttle bus, powered by Motiv Power Systems' All-Electric Powertrain, continuing the school's commitment to sustainability. This [...]

Los Angeles to Receive Two All-Electric Garbage Trucks, Equipped by Motiv Power Systems

By | 2018-03-18T21:31:58+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

Latest order points to growing demand for zero-emission electric trucks and buses in California FOSTER CITY, Calif., Oct. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Coming off a recent announcement on California's first all-electric refuse vehicle (ERV) heading to Sacramento, Motiv Power Systems is deploying two zero-emission refuse trucks to the City of Los Angeles. As a continuation of a demonstration project funded by the California Energy [...]

San Bernardino County Receives Two All-Electric School Buses powered by Motiv Power Systems from Creative Bus Sales

By | 2018-03-18T21:33:21+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

Zero-Emission Buses to improve Air Quality and Reduce Fuel Costs for Colton Joint Unified School District LOS ANGELES and FOSTER CITY, Calif., Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Colton Joint Unified School District (CJUSD), in San Bernardino County, California is on the road to sustainable student mobility with the delivery of two all-electric, zero-emission, American-made Type C Starcraft eQuest XL school buses from Creative Bus [...]

California’s First All-Electric Garbage Truck Headed to Sacramento, Equipped with Motiv All-Electric Powertrain

By | 2018-03-18T21:49:50+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

A Motiv-Powered all-electric refuse vehicle replaces 2.8 mpg diesel version, eliminating emissions and noise for downtown Sacramento residents FOSTER CITY, Calif., June 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading the way for cleaner fleets in California, the City of Sacramentowill soon be home to the State's first all-electric automated left-side loader garbage truck. The fundamental technology powering the Electric Refuse Vehicle (ERV) [...]

Motiv Power Systems to Power 13 All-Electric School Buses in Zero-Emission Bus Pilot

By | 2018-03-18T21:54:18+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

FOSTER CITY, Calif., May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MotivPower Systems, in partnership with Type-A school bus manufacturer Trans Tech, is bringing Zero-emission school buses to the Sacramento region as local school districts lead the way in transitioning school bus fleets from diesel to all-electric. Elk Grove Unified School District and Twin Rivers Unified School District will be receiving buses thanks to a $7.5M grant from the California Air [...]

Motiv Power Systems Approved as a Ford Qualified Vehicle Modifier for Electric Powertrains for Commercial Work Trucks and Buses

By | 2018-03-18T22:00:02+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

FOSTER CITY, Calif., March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- At The Work Truck Show in Indianapolis, IN, Ford announced the selection of Motiv Power Systems in their new eQVM program. With eQVM, Ford has expanded their Advanced Fuel Qualified Vehicle Modifier (QVM) program to include forward-thinking companies like Motiv that develop and install electrified and hydraulic hybrid powertrains for commercial use. The eQVM program helps fleet [...]

Motiv Power Systems Opens New Headquarters to Support Electric Truck and Bus Growth and Jobs in California

By | 2018-03-18T22:06:11+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Categories: Press Releases|

Community stakeholders, EV fleet managers, and local business leaders to celebrate Grand Opening today FOSTER CITY, Calif., Aug. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Motiv Power Systems, leading manufacturer of electric truck and bus powertrains, is opening its new headquarters at 330 Hatch Drive in Foster City, California, today. The new headquarters gives the company room to grow and hire new [...]