Category: News

Lightning Systems Raises $41M for Production Ramp Up of Electric Powertrains for Commercial Vehicles

Lightning Systems Raises $41M for Production Ramp Up of Electric Powertrains for Commercial Vehicles LOVELAND, Colo., Nov. 20, 2019 – Today, Colorado-based Lightning Systems, a global developer of zero-emission drivetrains, announced that it has raised $41 million in equity, debt, and working capital line funding from existing and new investors. The round was led by […]

Read more

Lightning Systems Introduces “Lightning On Tap” Charging Solutions

Lightning On Tap Charging Solutions includes a comprehensive range of AC and DC fast charge charging stations for fleet electric vehicles LOVELAND, Colo., Sept. 17, 2019 – Today, Colorado-based Lightning Systems, a global developer of zero-emission drivetrains, introduced “Lightning On Tap” charging solutions, a comprehensive offering of AC and DC fast charge charging stations. “With […]

Read more

Lightning Systems Receives California Air Resources Board Executive Order for the Transit Bus Repower Powertrain

Lightning Systems Receives California Air Resources Board Executive Order for the Transit Bus Repower Powertrain LOVELAND, Colo., Sept. 10, 2019 – Lightning Systems, a leading developer of zero-emission powertrains for commercial fleets, has received an Executive Order from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) for the Lightning Electric Transit Bus Repower, with HVIP approval expected […]

Read more

New Orders Lead to Growth of Colorado’s Lightning Systems, Hiring 14 New Employees, with More Hiring to Come

Commercial fleets and government agencies search for solutions to meet new regulations as well as sustainability and climate change goals, leading to company’s expansion LOVELAND, Colo., Aug. 7, 2019 – An increase in demand for zero-emission vehicles is leading to the rapid growth of Colorado-based Lightning Systems. The company, which designs and manufactures all-electric powertrains […]

Read more

Lightning Systems Receives California Air Resources Board Executive Order for the New Electric Ford F-59 Delivery Van and Food Truck

Lightning’s all-electric vehicle is available now and qualifies for up to $100,000 in HVIP vouchers in California and VW Emissions Mitigation Trust Fund grants in most States throughout the US. LOVELAND, Colo., July 25, 2019 – Lightning Systems, a developer of zero emission drivetrains for commercial fleets, has received an Executive Order from the California […]

Read more

Lightning Systems All-Electric Zero Emissions Medium-Duty Vehicles Selected for State of California Contract

State agencies, local governments can meet climate change, sustainability goals by purchasing all-electric, zero emissions vehicles through the program LOVELAND, Colo., July 16, 2019 – Colorado-based Lightning Systems, a global developer of zero emissions drivetrains, today announced that its all-electric powertrains for Ford and Chevrolet medium-duty trucks and buses are now offered on a California […]

Read more

Lightning Systems Gen 2 Model of All-Electric Ford Transit Named in California Air Resources Board Executive Order

Longer-range, higher-speed, all-electric Ford Transit 350HD Generation 2 model gets 61 MPGe in city and on the highway LOVELAND, Colo., July 11, 2019 – Lightning Systems, a global developer of zero emissions drivetrains for commercial fleets, has had its longer-range, higher-speed, Generation 2 model of its Lightning Electric system for the Ford Transit named in […]

Read more

Lightning Systems Introduces Generation 2 Model of its All-Electric Ford Transit Powertrain

LOVELAND, Colo., May 21, 2019 – Lightning Systems, a global developer of zero emission drivetrains for commercial fleets, today announced the introduction of a longer-range, higher speed, Generation 2 model of its Lightning Electric system for the Ford Transit. The Lightning Electric Ford Transit is a battery-electric drivetrain package for the Ford Transit 350HD, a […]

Read more

Lightning Systems accredited under BP’s Advancing Low Carbon program

Program recognizes Lightning’s commitment to deliver better carbon outcomes by designing and manufacturing the highest efficiency zero emission commercial vehicle powertrains LOVELAND, May 14, 2019 – Lightning Systems, designer and manufacturer of all-electric medium and heavy duty vehicle powertrains, is proud to announce its accreditation under BP’s Advancing Low Carbon (ALC) program. The ALC program […]

Read more

Lightning Systems Debuts New All-Electric, Zero-Emission Ford F-59 Model, electrifying delivery vans and food trucks

LOVELAND, Colo., April 30, 2019 – Lightning Systems, a global developer of zero emission drivetrains for commercial fleets, today announced new battery-electric powertrain options for the Ford F-59 Model to support its customers with delivery and food truck applications. The new Lightning Electric powertrain for the Ford F-59 chassis is available for all F-59 variants […]

Read more