PepsiCo to Increase Electric Vehicle Fleet in California with Tesla Semi Trucks and Ford Vans

Adam Carter

PepsiCo Sets Out to Expand California Fleet with Tesla Semis and Ford Vans

PepsiCo is ramping up its green initiatives by adding Tesla Semi trucks and Ford E-Transit electric vans to its fleet in California. This expansion is part of PepsiCo’s effort to significantly reduce emissions and become net zero by 2040.

What’s Happening & Why This Matters

PepsiCo Cali fleet plans to deploy 50 Class 8 Tesla Semi trucks and 75 Ford E-Transit electric vans at its statewide facilities over the next few months. These vehicles will operate from the company’s manufacturing facility in Fresno, California. To support this expansion, PepsiCo is using a grant provided by the California Air Resources Board, the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District, and the California Energy Commission.

Tesla Semi expected to be put through stress test at 'Run on Less' event
Tesla Semis in PepsiCo Livery. Credit: Teslarati

TF Summary: What’s Next

PepsiCo’s commitment to expanding its electric vehicle fleet in California reaffirms its dedication to reducing carbon emissions. By incorporating Tesla Semis and Ford E-Transit electric vans, PepsiCo is taking significant steps towards building a more sustainable transportation system. Shifting towards electric vehicles benefits the environment and raises the bar for other companies to adopt cleaner energy solutions.

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By Adam Carter “TF Enthusiast”
Adam Carter is a staff writer for TechFyle's TF Sources. He's crafted as a tech enthusiast with a background in engineering and journalism, blending technical know-how with a flair for communication. Adam holds a degree in Electrical Engineering and has worked in various tech startups, giving him first-hand experience with the latest gadgets and technologies. Transitioning into tech journalism, he developed a knack for breaking down complex tech concepts into understandable insights for a broader audience.
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