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Reading Local Business

Local business in Reading, PA

  • Monday | via Transport Topics 

    Penske Tackles Challenges of Battery-Electric Trucks

    Penske Truck Leasing is preparing to dive deeper into medium- and heavy-duty battery-electric trucks as a trickle of the alternatively powered vehicles begin to find their way in a world where diesel will remain trucking's main fuel for quite a while, company executives said. "When you think about the enormous amounts of energy required to charge the battery-electric vehicles and the unknown cost component for developing long-term viable solutions that will meet every single customer's needs - you know those are some big things that the industry really needs to work on and iron out," Andrew Cullen, senior vice president of fuels and facility services at Penske Truck Leasing, told Transport Topics.

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  • Tuesday Jul 10 | via Boxing Scene 

    Kavaliauskas-Abreu ESPN Broadcast Averaged 534,000 V...

    Nielsen Media Research ratings released Tuesday indicated that the network's two-bout boxing broadcast from Fresno, California, was watched by an average of 534,000 viewers. That's the lowest viewership for one of Top Rank's live prime-time telecasts on ESPN since an average audience of 488,000 tuned in to watch a card headlined by Jose Ramirez's unanimous-decision victory over Amir Imam in their 12-round WBC super lightweight title fight March 17 in The Theater at Madison Square Garden.

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