Research grant on last-mile deliveries with electric vehicles

Project consortium receives major grant for research project on last-mile deliveries with electric vehicles
Photo: Marcelo Hernandez

Happy to finally start working on a major research project funded by the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI). The project aims at a large-scale roll-out of electric vehicles for last-mile deliveries in several German cities and will be conducted in collaboration with major parcel delivery companies UPS, Hermes, DPD, and GLS, automotive manufacturers Daimler and Volkswagen, and other partners from industry and academia.

Press release (in German)

Asvin Goel and Steffen Pottel receive grant