Hydrogen-powered truck now delivering milk in the Netherlands
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Hydrogen-powered truck now delivering milk in the Netherlands

Hyzon Motors’ first-ever hydrogen-powered 55-tonne milk truck is now operating on specific routes in the North of the Netherlands.

The hydrogen vehicle manufacturer on Tuesday (July 13) delivered the vehicle to Transport Groep Noord, a Netherland-based carrier providing transport for multinational dairy company Royal FrieslandCampina N.V.

Built on a Class-8 DAF truck chassis, the HyMax 450 Puller is expected to have up to 520 kilometre range with motor power up to 550 kilowatt capacity – making it perfect for long-haul journeys.

Transport Groep Noord operates 25 trucks for FrieslandCampina, leading decarbonisation in its industry, with the addition laying the foundation for a whole zero-emissions fleet.

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