World’s First Electric Fire Truck Visits New York

World’s First Electric Fire Truck Visits New York

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A new type of fire truck may soon be traversing New York’s streets and roads, and it made its New York debut earlier today in Queens.

The world’s very first electric-powered, emission-free fire truck has already been purchased by the city of Los Angeles, becoming the first North American city to deploy it. And the manufacturer, Rosenbauer America, was making its pitch to New York City officials with the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability.

The company is the North American arm of the Austrian-based manufacturer, Rosenbauer, which has… (read more)