“World first” fuel cell truck development announced by Plug Power and Lightning Systems

The “world’s first” electric, fuel cell-powered Class 6 trucks capable of supporting middle-mile delivery logistics between warehouses and distribution will commercially available later this year.

Plug Power and Lightning Systems have partnered to develop the new trucks that will be powered by an integrated hybrid-electric drivetrain consisting of Plug Power’s ProGen fuel cell engines and Lightning Systems’ electric vehicle drivetrain and batteries.

Lightning Systems will also offer truck customers advanced diagnostics and analytics powered by its artificial neural network technology, enabling customers to easily track vehicle and fuel cell system data for analysis, driver training and route optimisation.

“We’re thrilled to be partnering with Lightning Systems to expand our ProGen offerings with a new Class 6 trucking solution,” said Andy Marsh, Plug Power CEO.

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