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April 18, 2018
Puget Sound Energy improves fuel efficiency and reduces emissions with 40 new XL-powered hybrid utility vans

PSE selected XL’s fleet electrification technology for its 40 new cleaner and more fuel-efficient Ford Transit utility vans, which hit the streets earlier this year. 

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April 12, 2018
Careful Bus Providing New York City Department of Education with Cleaner, More Fuel-Efficient School Transportation

XL provides hybrid electric school buses with 25 percent higher MPG and 20 percent lower CO2 emissions.

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March 05, 2018
XL Reports Record Year, Eclipses 60 Million Customer Miles, and Major Customer Deployments

Company announces rebrand from XL Hybrids to XL to better reflect expanding lineup of plug-in fleet electrification offerings.

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April 05, 2018
Cleaner Vehicles Help Make Smarter Cities

Published in Xconomy by Tod Hynes

As cities get smarter, they use energy more efficiently and in a more controllable fashion, and they are better able to incorporate intermittent clean energy sources. Cities, and the power grids that support them, can use traditional power generation and stationary energy storage to support intermittent resources like wind and solar, but the lowest-cost solution for over a decade has been to control power loads with demand response. A large and emerging new power load is electrified vehicles, and they will play a critical role in the future of smart cities and clean energy.

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March 07, 2018
XL Hybrids Puts Electric Drive on Ford F-250 Pickup Truck

Published in Trucks.com by Sebastian Blanco

XL Hybrids unveiled a hybrid conversion of the Ford F-250 pickup truck at the 2018 Work Truck Show in Indianapolis Tuesday.   In addition to the gas-electric F-250 XLH, the company also showed off the Ford F-150 XLP, a plug-in hybrid truck. Adding a hybrid component to the powertrain can improve fuel economy by up to 25 percent while the plug-in hybrid can boost efficiency by up to 50 percent, Clay Siegert, XL’s chief operating officer, told Trucks.com.

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March 05, 2018
XL Hybrids Announces Rebranding, Hiring Surge to Meet Vehicle Electrification ‘Megatrend’

Published in NGT News by Betsy Lillian

On the heels of a record year of sales – surpassing 60 million customer miles driven – XL Hybrids, a provider of electrified truck solutions for commercial and municipal fleets, has rebranded to XL.  The company says it plans to offer more plug-in vehicle systems to complement its core hybrid-electric technology, as well as roll out enhancements to its connected vehicle telemetry offering, XL Link.

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