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2013-04-12 08:23:00

VANCOUVER, April 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT / NASDAQ:WPRT), the global leader in natural gas engines, announced today that shareholders have approved all resolutions presented at its Annual and Special Meeting held on April 11, 2013, including the election of directors of Westport for the next year; the amendment of the Corporation's Omnibus Incentive Plan; and the appointment of auditors for Westport for the next year and the authorization of the...

2013-04-12 08:20:09

SINGAPORE, April 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ("China Yuchai" or the "Company"), announced today that its main operating subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited ("GYMCL"), has sold 298 units of its YC6J gas and electric hybrid engines to the Baoding Bus Company in Hebei Province. The Baoding Bus Company is the first company in Baoding City to operate buses using GYMCL's gas and electric hybrid engines ("Engine"). One hundred...

2013-04-04 16:20:56

Lower costs, reduced emissions drive innovative partnership HOUSTON, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With diesel prices remaining high, Antero Resources and Patterson-UTI Drilling were seeking a viable option to reduce fuel costs, a major expense when operating drilling rigs. That's when the companies considered an innovative solution: the Waukesha VHP L7044GSI. Offered by GE's Waukesha gas engines and Waukesha-Pearce Industries, the rich-burn engine is 100% natural-gas-fired,...

2013-03-28 12:20:35

NEW YORK, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid based on popular XV Crosstrek crossover Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid most fuel-efficient all-wheel-drive crossover in America. Subaru-engineered hybrid system uses 2.0-liter BOXER engine and integrates an electric motor into a continuously variable transmission Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive standard offers solid, all-terrain performance Same utility and versatility as the gasoline model (Photo:...

2013-03-27 12:21:25

Broadway Automotive has electric and hybrid vehicles in stock now GREEN BAY, Wis., March 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fuel efficiency is an area that is becoming more important to car consumers seemingly by the day. That's why the professionals at Broadway Automotive take price in providing electric and hybrid cars in Green Bay WI. In addition to the dealership's already fuel efficient lineup, the electric and hybrid options really give consumers some great options in fuel...

2013-03-23 23:01:19

The recent development of hybrid powertrain components and system integration technologies can reduce fuel consumption by up to 50 percent compared to conventional internal combustion engines. A book from SAE International provides a broad and comprehensive look at the technologies and advancements of one of the possible solutions for such challenges — hybrid powertrains for commercial vehicles. WARRENDALE, Pa. (PRWEB) March 23, 2013 The recent development of hybrid powertrain...

2013-03-20 12:20:20

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ALTe Powertrain Technologies (ALTe), developer of the first range-extended plug-in electric hybrid vehicle powertrain for light commercial fleet vehicle applications, announced today that it has successfully completed a Cooperation Agreement to establish a new commercial vehicle manufacturing Joint Venture with the Henan Benma Company (Benma) in the Henan province of China. Benma currently produces 20 different models of commercial vehicles...

2013-03-19 16:20:25

LOUISVILLE, KY, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Heavy-duty trucking customers seeking optimal on-board fuel storage, high-performance natural gas engines, and reliable fueling can benefit from a new joint marketing program by Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT/NASDAQ:WPRT) and Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ:CLNE) that was announced today in Louisville, Kentucky, home of the Mid-America Truck Show (MATS). To encourage the use of natural gas vehicles and the establishment of the...

2013-03-06 16:21:32

GREENVILLE, S.C., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the nation's foremost centers for automotive innovation has partnered with a market leader in advanced technology research and development to advance commercial availability of natural gas engine systems for heavy duty diesel trucks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120202/CL46593LOGO ) The Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) and Beaufort, S.C.-based EcoDual Inc. will focus their combined...

2013-03-06 08:20:53

VANCOUVER, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT) (NASDAQ:WPRT), the global leader in natural gas engines, today announced that it will disclose its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2012 on Thursday, March 7, 2013 after market close. To coincide with the disclosure, Westport has also scheduled a conference call for Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 2:00 pm Pacific Time (5:00 pm Eastern Time). Live Conference Call &...


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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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