John O'Dell

John O'Dell is a contributing writer, green technology expert and editor of He previously wrote for and the Los Angeles Times, and served on the National Research Council committee that authored the seminal report “Transitions to Alternative Vehicles and Fuels.”

My Articles

New workhorse
March 28
Workhorse Group has begun real-world testing of its...
Motiv’s EPIC electric chassis at the Work Truck Show in March.
March 26
Motiv Power Systems received the first zero-emission...
Mack Trucks’ prototype plug-in hybrid
March 22
Mack Trucks is testing a truck that automatically switches...
Autonomous delivery vehicle developers such as Nuro
March 19
Developers of autonomous local delivery vehicles hope to...
Uber freight trucks
March 06
Uber is testing long-haul self-driving trucks that deliver...
n N2 Chief Executive Simon Brewster (left) and University of Brighton researcher Robert Morgan discuss instrumentation during test of Ricardo’s CryoPower engine component.
February 22
Britain’s Ricardo is developing a heavy truck...