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Dec 03, 2020, 21:51 ET Volvo Trucks leads electrification of North American trucking industry with commercialization of Volvo VNR Electric model

Volvo Trucks North America today announced the commercial introduction and sales start of its zero tailpipe emission, battery-electric vehicle to the ...


Dec 01, 2020, 12:12 ET Volvo Group Venture Capital invests in digital service for shared truckloads

Volvo Group Venture Capital AB has invested in Flock Freight, a technology company based in Solana Beach, California, that pools shipments to fill...


Nov 30, 2020, 07:18 ET New number of votes in AB Volvo

The number of votes in AB Volvo has changed due to the conversion of a total of 2 539 248 Series A shares to a total of 2 539 248 Series B shares....


Nov 25, 2020, 04:17 ET Renault Trucks and Carlsberg Group together towards carbon neutral distribution

On Tuesday, 24th of November, 2020, in Rheinfelden, Switzerland, Bruno Blin, President of the Volvo Group subsidiary Renault Trucks, handed over the...


Nov 17, 2020, 03:16 ET Volvo Group Venture Capital invests in new marketplace for freight

Volvo Group Venture Capital AB has invested in Adnavem, an online marketplace for freight services. Adnavem offers unbundled door-to-door transport...


Nov 05, 2020, 10:45 ET Volvo Group Capital Markets Day focused on the Group's strong position in electrification

At the Volvo Group's Capital Markets Day today, President and CEO Martin Lundstedt and members of the Executive Board laid out the strategy to drive...


Nov 05, 2020, 02:00 ET The Volvo Group launches green finance framework

Volvo Group launches a Green Finance Framework for the financing of investments and projects in the area of clean transportation. The framework is...


Nov 05, 2020, 01:57 ET Volvo Trucks launches a complete range of electric trucks starting in Europe in 2021

Next year, hauliers in Europe will be able to order all-electric versions of Volvo's heavy-duty trucks. This means that Volvo Trucks will offer a...


Nov 05, 2020, 01:54 ET The Volvo Group commits to the Science Based Targets initiative

The Volvo Group is taking the next step in adjusting and future-proofing the company in line with the ambitions of the Paris Climate Agreement. The...


Nov 02, 2020, 02:12 ET Joint venture for large-scale production of fuel-cells: Volvo Group and Daimler Truck AG sign binding agreement for new fuel-cell joint venture

The Volvo Group and Daimler Truck AG have now a signed binding agreement for a joint venture to develop, produce and commercialize fuel-cell systems...


Oct 30, 2020, 08:09 ET New number of votes in AB Volvo

The number of votes in AB Volvo has changed due to the conversion of a total of 101 878 Series A shares to a total of 101 878 Series B shares. The...


Oct 30, 2020, 03:00 ET Volvo Group and Isuzu Motors sign final agreements to form strategic alliance

The Volvo Group and Isuzu Motors today signed binding agreements to form a strategic alliance within commercial vehicles in order to capture the...


Oct 23, 2020, 02:43 ET Volvo Group Capital Markets Day 2020

The Volvo Group invites institutional investors and financial analysts to a virtual Capital Markets Day on November 5. Streamed live on November 5,...


Oct 19, 2020, 09:20 ET Volvo Trucks Awarded $21.7M from U.S. EPA and South Coast AQMD to Deploy 70 Class 8 VNR Electric Zero-Emission Trucks

Volvo Trucks North America was awarded $21.7 million in grants to deploy 70 VNR Electric trucks in Southern California for regional freight...


Oct 16, 2020, 01:37 ET Volvo Group - the third quarter 2020

"In Q3, utilization of trucks and machines gradually improved as COVID-19 restrictions were eased. Towards the end of the quarter transport activity...


Oct 15, 2020, 17:14 ET The Volvo Group brings forward the report for the third quarter to October 16th, 2020

The Volvo Group's report for the third quarter will be completed earlier than expected. Therefore, the report will be published on Friday October...


Oct 13, 2020, 08:14 ET Research on how to keep feeding the planet while preserving wildlife rewarded with the Volvo Environment Prize 2020

The world is losing species at an alarming rate. The forests and wild areas of the Earth are rapidly transformed into farmlands, pushing wildlife...


Oct 07, 2020, 03:04 ET Mack Trucks delivers Mack LR Electric model to Republic Services to begin real-world trials

Volvo Group's subsidiary Mack Trucks has delivered a pre-production Mack LR Electric model to Republic Services to begin in-service trials in the...


Oct 06, 2020, 02:43 ET Invitation to the Volvo Group report on the third quarter 2020

The Volvo Group report for the third quarter 2020 will be published on October 20, 2020, at 7.20 a.m. CEST. There will be a conference call for press ...


Sep 24, 2020, 02:41 ET Revolutionary Volvo Penta-powered electric fire trucks are on their way to customers

Volvo Penta has developed an electric driveline for leading fire service vehicle manufacturer Rosenbauer's pioneering fire truck, named...


Sep 23, 2020, 09:32 ET First Mack LR Electric model begins service with New York City Department of Sanitation

Volvo Group's subsidiary Mack Trucks has turned over the keys to its highly anticipated Mack® LR Electric demonstration model to New York City...


Sep 21, 2020, 11:01 ET NFI begins piloting Volvo VNR Electric heavy-duty trucks in Southern California

Through the Volvo LIGHTS project, third-party supply chain solutions provider NFI will demonstrate the ability for battery-electric trucks to...


Sep 16, 2020, 09:38 ET Mack LR Electric to begin production in 2021

Volvo Group's American subsidiary Mack Trucks today announced plans to commercialize the Mack® LR Electric, its revolutionary refuse model equipped...


Sep 10, 2020, 07:32 ET Stena gives Volvo bus batteries a second life

The commercial service lives of bus batteries are significantly extended and natural resources are conserved. That is the result of a new cooperation ...


Sep 10, 2020, 03:02 ET Jens Holtinger new head of Volvo's global truck production organization and member of the Volvo Executive Board

Jens Holtinger has been appointed as head of Volvo's global truck production organization and member of the Volvo Executive Board. He will replace...