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2014-04-08 12:21:55

Analysis shows hybrids use less fuel and mitigate emissions more effectively in India than in U.S. Findings could also encourage electric vehicle deployment in China. WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- It turns out that the hallmarks of city driving in India and China--heavy traffic, aggressive driving style, and few freeways--make these countries ideal places for saving fuel with hybrid vehicles. That's according to new research supported by the Clean Energy...

2014-04-01 12:46:01

Berkeley Lab researchers find hybrids use less fuel and mitigate emissions more effectively in India, China than in U.S. What makes cities in India and China so frustrating to drive in—heavy traffic, aggressive driving style, few freeways—makes them ideal for saving fuel with hybrid vehicles, according to new research by scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab). In a pair of studies using real-world driving conditions, they...

2014-03-27 23:25:21

HIPOWER SYSTEMS, a manufacturer of power-generation and power distribution equipment in the U.S. and Canada, today announced that key HIPOWER personnel have completed a thorough training program at PSI headquarters in Wood Dale, IL. Also attending were representatives from HIPOWER distributors, LarMar Industries and Total Energy Solutions as well as representatives from HIPOWER customers, United Rentals and Red-D-Arc. (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 HIPOWER SYSTEMS, a manufacturer of...

2014-03-26 12:20:34

Mike Castrucci Ford in Milford stocks new Hybrid in Cincinnati, Ohio CINCINNATI, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Drivers know there are many advantages of driving a new hybrid vehicle. Hybrids deliver above-average fuel economy ratings, they can travel in designated highway lanes reserved for hybrid drivers and they are extremely environmentally friendly because of their fewer emissions. However, some drivers feel that many hybrids lack the style and performance they look for...

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...


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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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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.