Motiv News
August 31, 2021

ACT Expo 2021: Fifth Annual Fleet Awards Honors Green, Sustainable Fleets

At this year’s ACT Expo annual Fleet Awards event, seven fleet operators were recognized for extraordinary accomplishments that serve as examples for fleet operators worldwide, related to emission reduction and sustainability. Read more
August 31, 2021

Purolator Wins ACT Expo Fleet Award in Leading Carrier Category

Motiv Power Systems and Purolator announced today that Purolator won the prestigious Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Fleet Award in the carrier category. ACT Expo Fleet Awards recognize fleet operators who show leadership in clean transportation to achieve sustainability in their transportation operations. ACT Expo is North America’s largest advanced transportation technology and clean fleet event. Read more
August 8, 2021

Riding On Electric School Buses (ESBs) Improves Your ABC’s

Decades of public health studies have indicated significant respiratory and cognitive impacts associated with high levels of gas and diesel vehicle emissions. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit and people sheltered at home, we saw a significant reduction in tailpipe emissions, particularly in urban areas where pollution concentrations tend to be the highest. Read more
July 13, 2021

Fewer tools and techs needed for electric trucks but plenty of service challenges remain

While personnel and inventories inside a shop may decline with EVs, the shift will require new tools, equipment and company-wide practices to service these high-tech workhorses. Read more
July 5, 2021

Curbside-Delivery, Electrified!

Purolator first Canadian courier to launch e-fleet nationally. Read more
June 29, 2021

EV tech training ‘all the rage’ as California college pursues all-female EV tech academy to help meet demand

With more all-electric vehicles hitting the road than ever before, industry experts think it’s a good idea to train technicians sooner rather than later, otherwise fleets risk getting left behind. Read more
June 22, 2021

Motiv Appoints Tim Krauskopf as Chief Executive Officer to Prepare for New Growth Phase

Motiv Power Systems announced the appointment of Tim Krauskopf as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective July 6, 2021. Outgoing CEO Matt O’Leary, a 38-year Ford Motor Company executive, has held the role of Motiv’s CEO since February 2019. Read more
June 9, 2021

You Bet, We Still Care About Sustainability

As they erase the distractions posed by the pandemic, companies brainstorm new ideas to make their supply chains more sustainable. Read more
May 28, 2021

The Future is Now: Upcoming Hybrid and Electric Trucks and Vans

From hybrids to full-electric, Work Truck reached out to various automakers to create a gallery of up-and-coming trucks and vans to keep on your radar. Read more
May 26, 2021

Motiv Powers Purolator Delivery E-Vehicles in Canada

Sporting a six-phase permanent magnet motor for traction applications, fully electric delivery trucks operated by Purolator are the latest additions to the Canadian courier’s fleet of eco-friendly vehicles. Read more

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