From environmental benefits to cheaper energy and repair costs over an electric vehicle’s life cycle, the case for fleet electrification is compelling. However, the initial price tag of an electric truck or bus may be discouraging. So, how do you make sure adding EVs is cost-effective for your fleet? It starts with calculating the total cost of ownership.
June 17, 2022
You’ve already decided to electrify your fleet. Now you need to figure out whether you should buy your own your electric trucks, vans, buses, and electric vehicle service equipment (EVSE) or lease them from a third-party provider such as 7Gen.
May 30, 2022
From savings on fuel and maintenance costs to better all-around driveability to reduced carbon emissions to increased driver retention, here are some of the best reasons why you should start or accelerate your transition to fleet electrification as soon as possible.
May 19, 2022
The far-reaching benefits of fleet electrification are evident. Alongside the positive effects that zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs) represent for our planet and our health, an increasing number of studies point to their potential in reducing costs and boosting driver retention. Nevertheless, the costs of adding zero-emission vehicles and chargers to fleets, as well as possible ZEV sales mandates in the future, can seem daunting. Fortunately, there are several government incentives available in Canada that are designed to help transporters make the switch, as well as advisors to help fleets navigate these programs.
May 6, 2022
Fleet electrification isn't just about saving money. It’s about reducing environmental impacts and improving health outcomes and living conditions for both truck operators and people in the regions they serve. Fortunately, these things are far from mutually exclusive.
April 5, 2022
Thinking of switching your truck fleet to electric vehicles (EV), but not sure it’s the right move? Before you make any decisions, it’s important to understand the facts about EVs. Even as more and more businesses electrify their fleets, there are still many myths floating around, especially regarding issues like battery life, cost, and charging time.
April 4, 2022