Einride Completes Historic Autonomous Vehicle Pilot on U.S. Public Road With GE Appliances

SELMER, Tenn.--()--Freight mobility technology company Einride successfully completed a public road pilot of Einride's autonomous, electric vehicle, in Selmer, Tennessee. After receiving the first U.S. approval for operations of this new type of vehicle from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) earlier this year, Einride completed this industry first by operating a fully autonomous, electric vehicle without a safety driver on board on U.S.

TNECD Announces Six Counties to Participate in Property Evaluation Program

Counties include Benton, Gibson, McNairy, Pickett, Sullivan and Tipton PEP originates from TNECD's Select Tennessee Certification Program NASHVILLE, Tenn. -The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD) announced today the counties selected to participate in the latest round of the Select Tennessee Property Evaluation Program (PEP).

Memphis Regional Megasite Lands $5.6 Billion Investment from Ford Motor Company and SK Innovation - News - Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee announced Ford Motor Company has selected the Memphis Regional Megasite for one of the largest battery and vehicle manufacturing campuses in the U.S. "West Tennessee is primed to deliver the workforce and quality of life needed to create the next great American success story with Ford Motor Company and SK...

Governor Lee, Com. Rolfe announce nine new development grant recipients

Gov. Bill Lee and Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD) Commissioner Bob Rolfe announced today nine new Site Development Grants, totaling approximately $7.6 million. The grants are designed to help communities achieve Select Tennessee site certification and prepare industrial sites for economic development projects.