Volvo Trucks’ has launched two new all-electric trucks.
The first was the Volvo FL Electric. The second is called Volvo FE Electric which is designed for city use and refuse transport operations with gross weights of up to 27 tonnes. Sales will commence in Europe in 2019.
The Volvo FE Electric is a refuse truck with a superstructure developed together with a refuse collection bodybuilder and it will start operating in early 2019 in Germany’s second-largest city, Hamburg.
Hamburg was named European Green Capital of the EU in 2011.