In mid-2016, the U.S. Dept.  of Energy (DOE) announced that it would fund a second heavy-truck research and development project, dubbed SuperTruck II, to the tune of $80 million. And many fleet managers might’ve rightly rolled their eyes, wondering whether such government expenditures ever result in real-world benefits for trucking companies. Then you talk with someone like Wade Long, director of product marketing for Volvo Trucks North America (VTNA), who has been intimately ...

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