FedEx Expands Its U.S. Electric Vehicle Fleet With Vans from China

Nov 20, 2018 - Fortune

FedEx announced Tuesday that it’s ramping up use of electric delivery vehicles. The company will bring on an additional 1,000 “purpose-built” vehicles supplied by Hangzhou, China-based Chanje Energy, according to the delivery and logistics company.

It’s not the company’s first foray into electric vehicles. FedEx first began to integrate some into its fleet in 2009. One reason is likely regulatory. With climate change, air quality, and engine emissions as inherent issues, companie...