Volvo and Westport’s joint venture to cut emissions from long-haul transport

They intend to establish the joint venture to accelerate the commercialisation and global adoption of the latter company’s fuel system technology for long-haul and off-road applications

Volvo’s EVs and hybrids make up 40% of all sales

Three times more EVs were sold last month than the same time last year, the company revealed

Volvo Trucks takes 32% share of electric truck market

The company has sold 4,300 trucks since it began building them five years ago

Volvo delivers first electric trucks with fossil-free steel

The first steel produced with hydrogen is being used in the electric truck’s frame rails, the backbone of the truck upon which all other main components are mounted

Rio Tinto and Volvo partner for low carbon materials supply

It will provide materials including lithium, low carbon aluminium, copper and metallics and support Volvo’s ambition towards a net zero future

Volvo tests ‘world’s first’ hydrogen hauler

It can charge in under eight minutes and last for four hours

Electric tipper trucks are go!

A Blackpool-based company becomes the first in the UK to deploy the trucks

‘World-first’: Volvo delivers construction machine built using fossil-free steel

The A30G articulated hauler was handed over to Swedish construction firm NCC, with the steel produced using hydrogen through renewable energy sources

EVs made up 38% of Volvo’s sales last month

This is despite overall sales dipping by almost a quarter from last year

Volvo building EV charging stations and boosting Polestar

It will install 60 chargers across the US and support the growth of the EV brand