Cummins is expanding its competence in electrification through another acquisition of electric and hybrid powertrain supplier Efficient Drivetrains.
General Motors doesn't yet introduced plug-in trucks so the Efficient Drivetrains recently converted one Class-4 Chevy using its EDI PowerDrive 4000 powertrain.
Blue Bird as well as IC Bus and Thomas Built Buses unveiled at the at the NAPT conference in Columbus, OH its all-electric school bus Vision Electric Type C
Thomas Built Buses (a subsidiary of Daimler) has introduced its first electric school bus - the 100 mile, Jouley, which is scheduled for production in 2019.
Efficient Drivetrains is partnering with Greenkraft, CALSTART, and the California Energy Commission to develop a Class-4 truck with CNG and PHEV technology.