Announcing the 2021 ACT Expo agenda

Over the last five years, the industry has seen a 50% increase in the spec’ing of active braking systems on Class 8 vehicles.

With safety a continually discussed topic across the commercial vehicle industry, groups are working to continue the push for wider visibility and acceptance of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) on heavy duty vehicles.

“Our customers tell us that safety really has replaced fuel economy as their number one priority when it comes to making purchasing decisions,” said Len Copeland, product marketing manager for Detroit Products, during a recent discussion on current and future considerations of ADAS technology

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ACT Expo Extends Early Bird Rate, Teases Upcoming Agenda

The Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, North America’s leading advanced clean transportation event, has extended its early bird rate to May 14, giving attendees extra time to plan their travel as the conference returns to Southern California for its annual in-person event. And with the agenda about to be announced, there will be a full schedule of topics to look forward to at this year’s conference.

ACT Expo has extended its early bird rate to May 14, giving attendees extra time to plan their travel for this event.

Register today for the 2021 ACT Expo — held August 30 through

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Biden proposal seeks billions of dollars to advance climate change agenda

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden’s vast plan to modernize the nation’s infrastructure includes hundreds of billions of dollars to boost the market for electric vehicles, renewable power and advanced clean energy technologies, while stripping away subsidies for fossil fuels.

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks about his $2 trillion infrastructure plan during an event to tout the plan at Carpenters Pittsburgh Training Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., March 31, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

That makes the $2 trillion infrastructure blueprint one of the administration’s biggest steps to date in achieving its agenda to decarbonize the

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