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- European demand for alternative-fuel heavy-duty trucks remains very low in all countries
- LNG, electric solutions seen as unattractive because of lack of refueling/charging infrastructure, high purchase prices, lack of incentives, unclear resale value, limited range for electric heavy
- New European CO2 standards for trucks and other heavy-duty vehicles will be implemented in 2025, but demand for alternative fuel trucks remains very low
- CNHI’s Iveco pivoting away from gas solutions to favor cooperation with Nikola Motor Co.
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