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'Diesel Reloaded': A Vehicle For Rethinking Mobility Rolls Into Hannover Messe
2012-04-17 13:18:29

'Innotruck' demonstrates radical, holistic approach to electromobility he public and press can see the latest progress in a unique, ongoing electromobility research project during the international trade fair MobiliTec, which takes place April 23-27 at the Hannover Messe. Embodied in a sleek, Colani-designed tractor-trailer that looks more like a spaceship than a truck, the project "Diesel Reloaded" aims to demonstrate how paradigm shifts in automotive, energy, and information technologies...

2011-08-12 00:00:01

Conventional retrofitting is labor intense by replacing the fixture or replacing the ballast. LUXADDâ“ž¢ develops once more a revolutionary lighting conversion technology and launches the all new labor-free LUXADDâ“ž¢ Express T5 Retrofit Kit for T8 Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 10, 2011 The cutting-edge LUXADDâ“ž¢ Express T5 Retrofit Kit for T8 converts T8 electronic ballast fixtures into T5 fixtures with...

2010-07-15 13:12:00

Growing Consensus in Washington and Beyond Must Lead to Action WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electrification Coalition (EC) today praised the Obama administration's weeklong series of events at companies producing electric vehicles, components, and infrastructure, including the president's remarks today at a groundbreaking ceremony for Compact Power in Holland, Michigan. "The Obama Administration this week is demonstrating its commitment to the electrification of the...

2010-04-01 12:34:00

WASHINGTON, April 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nissan North America announced yesterday the pricing on its 2011 all-electric LEAF. Once federal tax rebates are taken into account, the LEAF will cost approximately $25,000; with some states offering additional rebates, some consumers will be able to purchase Nissan's electric vehicle for only $20,000. This comes on top of the fuel savings that are inherent in any electric vehicle. "In the past, one of the biggest roadblocks to...

2009-12-16 17:11:00

Study Misses Mark on Electric Vehicle Penetration WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electrification Coalition today registered its disagreement with assumptions used in a study released by the National Research Council on potential penetration rates for electric vehicles. "The National Research Council has done important work over the years, but in this case, some of their assumptions are off the mark," Electrification Coalition President and CEO Robbie Diamond said....

2008-08-03 12:00:17

Utah school districts can now apply for up to $2.3 million in grants to retrofit school buses so they'll use cleaner technology. Buses eligible for fitting with pollution control devices are those built between 1993 and 2006 that run on diesel. Funding for the project is the result of a partnership that includes the Utah Division of Air Quality, which made the announcement Thursday. The technology being used to reduce tailpipe emissions incorporates a diesel oxidation catalyst and closed...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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