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Amazon to roll out 50 heavy-duty electric trucks in California

May 10, 2024


Amazon’s EV truck deployment at the San Pedro Bay ports expands its efforts to reduce its carbon footprint as California prepares to require fleets to shift to zero-emissions vehicles in the coming years.

The trucks will join the 35 heavy-duty electric trucks Amazon has already deployed in the state, according to the announcement.

The online retail giant has hundreds of last-mile electric vans already delivering packages across the state, and it is taking steps to reduce air pollution elsewhere in its supply chains.

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