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2011-11-10 08:00:00

The Department of Transportation and Parking at Ohio State has purchased two diesel-electric powered hybrid buses for the Campus Area Bus Service and they include energy efficient Hybrid Beltless Alternators (HBA) Designed and Delivered by Vanner Inc. in Hilliard, Ohio. Hilliard, Ohio (PRWEB) November 10, 2011 Vanner announces that Ohio State Universityâs two new GILLIG hybrid-electric buses are equipped with Vanner Hybrid Beltless AlternatorsTM (HBAsTM). Two buses were...

2011-06-25 00:00:31

The Vanner HBA Replaces the Alternator, Pulleys and Belts for Significant Cost Savings and Reduced Maintenance Over the Life of Bus Hilliard, OH (PRWEB) June 24, 2011 Gillig LLC, one of the nation's largest transit bus manufacturers, now offers the Vanner Hybrid Beltless Alternator (HBA) as standard equipment on their hybrid buses. The Vanner HBA replaces the alternator and the associated pulleys and belts. "We have thoroughly tested the Vanner HBA and have had excellent customer...

2010-03-03 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) announced today that Voith Turbo, a leading producer of heavy vehicle drive systems, has selected Maxwell's 125-volt BOOSTCAP® ultracapacitor modules for braking energy recuperation and torque assist in low-emission, fuel-efficient, hybrid-electric transit bus drive systems. Voith and Maxwell have entered into a strategic supply agreement through which Maxwell is Voith's exclusive...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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