Run On Less — Electric DEPOT

Participant Profiles

Performance Team Commerce, California

Performance Team is a U.S.-based warehousing and distribution company. It was acquired in 2020 by Maersk to further strengthen Maersk’s capabilities as an integrated container logistics company, offering end-to-end supply chain solutions. Performance Team currently operates more than 60 distribution and fulfillment center locations in North America with Transportation Services designed to serve storage, fulfillment, distribution and inland transportation needs. The company’s Toronto facility operates as a fulfilment facility, with transload services, e-commerce logistics and omni-channel services for business-to-business and business-to-consumer supply chain models.

Performance Team had a quick ramp up with electric Volvo VNRs operating in short regional haul routes at its Commerce, CA location. Prologis owns the site and managed the charging infrastructure installation. Second-generation electric VNRs are on site and are operated two shifts a day. The company has 100 more electric trucks to be deployed in 2023 and 200 on order for 2024 and 2025 deliveries throughout the U.S.

Driver 1

  • Name Francisco Cervantes
  • Years Driving 4 Years

Driver 2

  • Name Jesus Tejada
  • Years Driving 9 Years

Volvo VNR

  • Truck Class Class 8
  • Type Heavy-duty Tractor
  • OEM Volvo
  • Production Level In Series Production
  • Battery Capacity 565 kWh
  • Estimated Range 275 Miles


  • Route Type Short Regional Haul
  • Goods International Intermodal and Regional Deliveries
  • Payload Range Variable, up to 82,000 lbs


  • Parking Configuration Pull-In without trailer
  • Utility Southern California Edison
  • On-site Generation or Storage None
  • Type of Charging Hardware Installed DC modular 150 kW dynamic and 180 kW standalone
  • Quantity of Charging Hardware 6 – 150 kW modular and 8 – 180 kW standalone
  • Charging Hardware Manufacturer ABB
  • Charging Managment System Synop
  • Other Unique Features Use of dynamic charging