Category: News

Lightning eMotors to merge with GigCapital3, Inc.

Urban Commercial Zero-Emission Vehicle Company Lightning eMotors to List on New York Stock Exchange Through Merger with GigCapital3, Inc. Lightning eMotors is the leading innovator in the US commercial medium-duty…

Lightning Systems Renames Company Lightning eMotors, Expands to Meet Growing Demand for Medium-Duty Commercial EVs

LOVELAND, Colo., Oct. 20, 2020 – Lightning Systems, a leading provider of complete electrification solutions for commercial fleets, today announced that it is expanding and renaming the company to Lightning…

Fluid Truck Orders 600 Lightning Electric Vehicles

LOVELAND, Colo., Oct. 8, 2020 – Lightning Systems, a provider of complete electrification solutions for urban commercial fleets, today announced that Fluid Truck, a national truck rental platform, will incorporate…

All-electric zero emission buses from Lightning Systems now offered on CALACT purchasing contract

Municipalities, counties and transit agencies can meet climate change, sustainability goals by purchasing all-electric, zero-emission buses through the California contract  LOVELAND, Colo., Sept. 24, 2020 – Communities throughout California can…

Cal Maritime Introduces New Zero Emission ‘Keelhaulers’ Transport Van

Vallejo, Calif., Sept. 21, 2020 – Continuing its ambitious path toward a carbon-free campus by 2029, Cal Maritime today introduced its first all-electric passenger van in a ribbon-cutting event attended…

Lightning Systems lowers prices of electric powertrains while adding and enhancing features

LOVELAND, Colo., Aug. 26, 2020 – Commercial electric vehicle manufacturer Lightning Systems today announced it is lowering the prices of its 2021 battery and fuel cell electric vehicles by 10…

Lightning Systems launches new energy division to provide charging solutions to fleets

LOVELAND, Colo., July 29, 2020 – Lightning Systems, a developer and manufacturer of zero-emission commercial electric vehicles, today announced the launch of Lightning Energy, a new division of the Colorado-based…

Lightning Systems debuts new electric Ford F-550 for shuttle buses, delivery trucks

LOVELAND, Colo., July 15, 2020 – An all-electric powertrain is now available for the popular Ford F-550 Chassis Cab. Lightning Systems, a Colorado-based designer and manufacturer of zero-emission powertrains, today…

Amid pandemic, Lightning Systems continues to grow, expand operations in Colorado

LOVELAND, Colo., June 24, 2020 – Commercial electric vehicle supplier Lightning Systems continues to grow and expand its operations. With more than $32 million in pending orders from commercial and…

Lightning Systems Reaccredited Under bp’s Advancing Low Carbon Program

LOVELAND, Colo., May 20, 2020 – Lightning Systems, a leading developer of zero-emission powertrains, today received reaccreditation under bp’s Advancing Low Carbon (ALC) program. The ALC program was created by…

Lightning Systems Introduces ‘Lightning Mobile’ Electric Vehicle Charger for Trucks, Vans and Buses

Lightning Mobile provides roadside and parking lot DCFC (Level 3) charging for electric fleet vehicles, the latest addition to Lightning’s charging and energy systems offerings “Power rescue” and “top-up” charging…

California Department of State Hospitals Orders a Dozen Electric Cargo Vans from Lightning Systems

LOVELAND, Colo., April 7, 2020 – Lightning Systems, a global developer of zero-emission drivetrains, today announced an order from the California Department of State Hospitals for 12 zero-emission, all-electric Ford…

Plug Power Partners with Lightning Systems to Build Zero-Emission ‘Middle-Mile’ Delivery Solution

Hydrogen fuel cell-powered Class 6 electric trucks manufactured to service the logistics industry LATHAM, N.Y., Feb. 20, 2020 — Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leading provider of hydrogen engines…

ABC Companies Selects Lightning Systems for Diesel-to-Electric Coach Repower Program

New Partnership Offers Next Level Sustainability to Fleet Operations  LOVELAND, Colo., Jan. 21, 2020 – ABC Companies, a leading provider of motorcoach sales and support in the USA and Canada,…

Freebee Deploys Lightning Systems Passenger Vehicles

Florida-based Public Microtransit Operator Freebee Deploys Lightning Systems Passenger Vehicles LOVELAND, Colo., Dec. 18, 2019 – Lightning Systems, a global developer of zero-emission drivetrains, delivered the first two units on…