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BYD Builds Heavy Duty Electric “Yard Goats” in California

BYD, the world’s largest electric bus manufacturer  will build 27 battery-electric trucks under a $9 million California grant. The electric trucks will replace diesel service trucks and yard tractors in the communities of Commerce, Fontana and San Bernadino. The funds are for 23 class-8 yard trucks and four class-5 service vehicles. Class-8 yard trucks, also known as “yard goats,” are 80,000-pound

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