UPS (NYSE: UPS), one of the largest commercial truck fleets in the world, announced that Tesla has ordered pre-ordered 125 units from all electric new trucks. The new trucks will be joining a wide range of fuel and advanced technology vehicles fleet of UPS's trucks, trucks and trucks operating in electricity, natural gas, propane and other non-traditional fuels.
M For over a century, UPS has been leading the industry in testing and implementing new technologies for more efficient fleet operations. Bek We look forward to expanding our commitment to fleet superiority with Tesla, bek said Juan Perez, head of IT and engineering. . These ground-breaking electric trucks are preparing to enter a new era, such as improved safety, reduced environmental impacts and low cost of ownership. “
UPS shared UPS's real-world truck lane information as part of assessing the vehicle's expected performance for the UPS duty cycle. UPS is working closely with developing vehicle technology suppliers to help them with proven solutions.
Tesla Semi trucks offer a unique cabin experience, improved road safety and significantly reduced long-term ownership cost to drivers on their way to the 500 mile on a single charge. The trucks have safety features such as automatic emergency brakes, applicable cruise control, automatic lane guidance and electronic brake and steering system. According to the US government, Tesla's driver assistance applications reduce accident rates by% 40. Tesla plans to start production at 2019 and will be one of the first companies to use vehicles.
UPS's pre-orders for Tesla Semi vehicles complete and improve the commitment to reduce absolute GHG emissions by 2025 from global ground services by 12, which was developed using a methodology approved by the Science-Based Goals initiative.
UPS has set a target for the 25 of its electricity to come from renewable energy sources until 2025. In addition, the UPS plans to increase the number of 2020-2016s by 16 - one of four new cars per year - to be an alternative fuel or high-tech vehicle. The company has also set a new target for 2025 - 2016 - 19,6 - 40 - XNUMX - XNUMX.
The company owns one of the largest private alternative fuel and advanced fleets in the US with more than 8500 vehicles worldwide. This includes all electric, hybrid electric, hydraulic hybrid, ethanol, pressurized natural gas (CNG), liquefied natural gas (LNG), propane and renewable natural gas (RNG) / biomethane.
UPS also manages one of the world's most secure commercial fleets by investing more than 2016 million in global health and safety training in 194. The company continues to build vehicle crash reduction technology for the 8 fleet.
UPS has recently been announced as the best in the industry in Just Capital's X Just100 konusunda ranking for environmental obligations and activities. The UPS also took part in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) and the 100 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for five years in a row.