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2014-03-21 23:24:32

Dramatic efficiency increases fuel follow-on orders for world’s largest hybrid ferry fleet Richmond, B.C., Canada (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 Corvus Energy has again been selected as the Energy Storage System (ESS) of choice by Scandlines for their next three hybrid ferries. Based on the tremendous success of Scandline’s first hybrid, the MF Prinsesse Benedikte, the next three hybrids will again use a 2.7MWh ESS consisting of Corvus Energy AT6500 advanced lithium polymer batteries...

2014-03-20 08:20:51

DUBLIN, Mar. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/brzql9/the_hybrid_and ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid Light Vehicle Market" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) In a recent interview with IHS SupplierBusiness, Ernie DeVincent, VP Product Development for Getrag commented: I think it is absolutely inevitable that the...

2014-03-06 23:31:12

Avotronics Powertrain recently introduced their patented transmission for vehicles that promises to improve fuel economy as well as driving performance. The Aurtronic Transmission answers a very common problem by every car owner – high price of fuel and is the ultimate power saver for any type of vehicle. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 The Aurtronic Transmission, intended as an upgrade from an automatic system, is designed to increase fuel economy, lower emissions, and improve...

2014-03-04 08:22:58

Hyundai Continues Industry-Exclusive Hybrid Lifetime Battery Warranty FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America has announced pricing for the 2014 Sonata Hybrid, starting at $26,000 for the extraordinarily well-equipped Sonata Hybrid and $30,750 for the range-topping Sonata Hybrid Limited. Hyundai Motor America will continue to offer an industry-exclusive Hybrid Lifetime Battery Warranty on the 2014 Sonata Hybrid....

2014-03-04 08:22:40

LAS VEGAS, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This week at CONEXPO/CON-AGG, Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will present a wide range of innovations for the global construction market that increase productivity, reduce fuel consumption and emissions, lower maintenance costs, and ultimately maximize the long-term return on investment for equipment buyers. Located in booth 85114 in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, Dana will showcase numerous drivetrain products and solutions...

2014-02-18 23:01:22

World’s first to integrate air intake throttle valve and EGR valve and half the size of conventional models. Kariya, Japan (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Global automotive supplier DENSO has developed an exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) valve unit, a major component of EGR systems that helps make diesel engine emissions cleaner. The new unit, the first in the world to integrate an air intake throttle valve and an EGR valve, is half the size of conventional models and requires fewer...

2014-02-13 16:20:36

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleet operators planning for the future can save time this year by trying out 23 sustainable technology vehicles in one place during the Green Truck Ride-and-Drive at The Work Truck Show(®) 2014. Every vehicle is available for test-drives on city streets and in a new closed-access course, providing Show attendees with more vehicles to drive than ever before. This year's lineup includes trucks, shuttle buses and vans powered by the...

2014-02-12 08:21:21

~ Fully Integrated OEM Solution Optimized for Dual Fuel Operation ~ VANCOUVER, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT / NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and systems, today is unveiling its newest proprietary technology that has shown a significant breakthrough on dual fuel performance, Westport gas enhanced methane diesel (Westport GEMDi( TM)). Westport GEMDi technology enables engine original equipment manufacturers...

2014-02-11 08:22:17

Maxwell's Engine Start Module Provides Cranking Power for Reliable All-Weather Starting SAN DIEGO, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) announced today that it is supplying ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Modules (ESM) to Idle Free Systems, Inc., a leader in anti-idling solutions for the trucking industry, to provide cranking power for a new anti-idling system into vocational markets across North America to include snow plow, utility, delivery and other...

2014-01-31 23:35:34

ResearchMoz includes new market research report "Hybrid and Electric Cars - US - January 2014: Market Size, Shares, Growth, Trends and Forecast" to its huge collection of research reports. View Full Report - http://www.researchmoz.us/hybrid-and-electric-cars-us-january-2014-report.html Albany, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 The hybrid and electric car market is growing at breakneck speeds, but there’s some concern that this is mostly driven by government distortions,...


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Hybrid Vehicle, Ford Escape E85
2014-04-11 09:00:45

A hybrid vehicle uses two or more different types of energy to move the vehicle. Different types of power sources include, combustible material such as coal and wood, compressed or liquefied natural gas, electricity, radio waves, batteries, human power, hydrogen, rechargeable energy storage, petrol or diesel fuel, solar and wind. Hybrid vehicles come in a wide variety of types. Two wheeled vehicles such as mopeds, bicycles and scooters are the simplest form of hybrid. These vehicles use...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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