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2014-04-04 08:21:29

DUBLIN, Apr. 04, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/z7f8cp/global_light ) has announced the addition of the "Global Light Vehicle OE Starter Motors And Alternators Market 2008 To 2028" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) This latest just-auto report edition offers a global review of the OE starter motors and alternators sector, its suppliers, top markets, technologies and market forecasts....

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...

2014-03-26 23:28:25

Transparency Market Research Report Added "Electric Vehicles Market Research - Industry Analysis Trends and Forecasts 2012 - 2018" to its database. Browse Full Report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/electric-vehicles-market.html. Albany, New York USA (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 In response to increasing demand of renewable energy powered vehicles that lowers the total cost of ownership, electrical vehicle is the solution provided by automobile industry. Electric vehicles...

2014-03-26 12:31:47

CAMBRIDGE, England, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The lithium-ion [http://www.electricvehiclesresearch.com/articles/bosch-gs-yuasa-and-mitsubishi-corp-to-double-capacity-of-ev-battery-00006262.asp ] battery business is growing rapidly to many tens of billions of dollars yearly, thanks to billions of dollars continuing to be invested in the industry. Their use is widening well beyond e-readers, tablets, laptops and mobile phones with vehicles being particularly important for...

2014-03-24 12:20:44

Bond Proceeds to Fund Consumer Loans and Leases for Toyota's Leading Portfolio of Green Vehicles TORRANCE, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Financial Services (TFS) issued the auto industry's first-ever Asset-Backed Green Bond in the amount of $1.75 billion. The offering was upsized from $1.25 billion to accommodate demand as institutional investors demonstrated strong interest in this inaugural clean transportation investment opportunity. The Green Bond is the newest component...

2014-03-24 12:20:26

New report highlights value retention performance of 2011 model year light duty trucks and SUV segments, including hybrid-powertrain performance MCLEAN, Va., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Large pickup trucks have the highest retained value of all three-year-old light duty trucks and SUVs at 62.5% of the Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for a typically equipped model, says the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Used Car Guide in the March edition of...

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 08:20:23

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota will showcase its 2014 lineup, including the largest hybrid family of vehicles of any automaker, March 20 - 23, at the Fort Lauderdale International Auto Show. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140320/CL86909 Show attendees can enjoy an up-close look at Toyota's hybrid family of vehicles, including the Prius Liftback, Prius v and Prius c. The Camry and Avalon hybrids will also be in Toyota's display of green...

2014-03-19 23:22:22

The vast extent of batteries’ applications and stronger demand from downstream industries will support industry growth over the five years to 2019; moreover, though the price volatility of key inputs, such as zinc and lead, will keep battery makers on edge, the growing popularity of hybrid and electric vehicles will give them new avenues for growth. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Battery Manufacturing industry in its growing industry...

2014-03-19 12:22:09

ARLINGTON, Va., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today a contract award to design and produce a Hybrid Electric Drive (HED) propulsion system for the Republic of Korea Navy's future Incheon-class multipurpose frigate known as FFX Batch II (FFX-II). The contract, valued at more than $9 million USD, was awarded to DRS's Maritime and Combat Support Systems group by Korea's Hyosung Corporation and will include the design, testing,...


Latest Hybrid electric vehicle Reference Libraries

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...

Electric Car
2014-04-10 00:00:00

The electric vehicle (EV) uses one or more electric motors to move. There are three different types of EVs. One that is powered externally by a power station, one that uses stored energy received from an external power source and one that uses an on board power source (hybrid electric vehicle). Different types of EVs include, plug-in electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, hydrogen vehicles, electric trains, electric trolleys, electric boats, electric two-wheeled vehicles, and...

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