August 15, 2022
Optiyol, as a transportation-focused tech company, periodically collects 5 notable news and pieces about transportation, logistics, supply chain solutions, autonomous cars, digitalization, the rise of ai, optimization, sustainability and market news.
1- World's fastest electric 'flying' ferry to make commuting in Stockholm faster than cars and metros
“The Candela P-12 Shuttle will begin operating in Sweden’s capital next year with its makers claiming the vessel to be not only the fastest of its kind with a speed of 30 knots, but also the most energy-efficient electric ship ever.”
2- Orange EV raises a truckload of cash to make yard trucks less dinosaur-y
“Orange EV’s mission is to deliver electric vehicles that are better than legacy diesel ones in every way — for the earth, people, and the business bottom line,”
3- Amazon's electric Rivian vans are now making deliveries across the US — see how they were designed
"These new vehicles are also great for drivers — they were designed with driver input and feedback along the way, and they're among the safest and most comfortable delivery vehicles on the road today,"
4- Solar Cars Are Coming, But at What Price -- and Are They Right for You?
“A practical solar car has been the stuff of sci-fi, mostly relegated to proofs of concept, but lately that changed as three credible makers are putting them on the market.”
5- Missfresh Highlights Troubles Facing Chinese Online Grocers
“China’s online grocery-delivery market, where big technology companies and startups once fiercely competed, is facing a blow as companies grapple with continuous losses and cash shortages compounded by a slowing economy and tighter regulations.”
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