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2014-06-24 08:20:47

Plans to Accelerate Customer Acquisition and Expand Into New Geographies and Services SAN FRANCISCO, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's largest peer-to-peer car rental marketplace, RelayRides, announced today that it has raised $25 million in Series B funding, bringing total funds raised to $44 million. Lead investor Canaan Partners joins existing investors August Capital, Google Ventures and Shasta Ventures, with Canaan Partners General Partner Deepak Kamra joining the Board...

2014-06-23 23:06:36

Transparency Market Research added a new report "Global Biodiesel Market: Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/biodiesels-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Biodiesel is a clean burning fuel made from readily available renewable resources. It is a domestic, sustainable, diesel fuel replacement that meets strict quality standards. Biodiesel...

2014-06-23 23:04:30

skyTran and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) to Build a skyTran Demonstration System (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 skyTran, Inc., headquartered at the NASA Research Park (NRP) near Mountain View, California, and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), a company headquartered in Lod, Israel, entered into an agreement today for the construction of a skyTran technology demonstration system (TDS) on the grounds of IAI's corporate campus. The agreement was executed by the Director of IAI's Lahav...

2014-06-19 23:14:02

MarketResearchReports.Biz announces addition of new report “Industrial & Commercial Hybrid & Pure Electric Vehicles 2014-2024” to its database. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Those selling components for electric vehicles and those wishing to make the vehicles themselves must seek where the majority of the money is spent and will be spent. That must lead them to industrial and commercial electric vehicles because today these represent 60% of the value of the electric vehicle market....

2014-06-19 23:08:26

Urban Cyclists are turning to online bike shops this summer for wider selections of urban city bikes, lower prices and are enjoying the shopping experience without having to haggle with a salesperson. Sites like Bikesdirect.com are fully stocked for 2014 and are making it so easy to buy online with geometry and height charts for each bike, free shipping and no sales tax; internet savvy urban cyclists say their purchase was a no brainer. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Urban Cyclists are...

2014-06-18 23:12:29

World T.E.A.M. Sports’ June 20-July 4 CanAm Veterans’ Challenge includes 16 injured veterans who will ride bicycles, hand cycles and recumbent bicycles from the capital of Canada to the capital of the United States. Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 For 14 days beginning June 20, a team of 16 injured Canadian, American and Danish veterans in World T.E.A.M. Sports’ inaugural CanAm Veterans’ Challenge will ride bicycles, hand cycles and recumbent bicycles nearly 800 miles from...

2014-06-18 08:21:00

SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS and RUEIL MALMAISON, France, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scaleo chip and IFP Energies nouvelles (IFPEN) announced today "FlexHybrid powered by OLEA [http://www.scaleochip.com/images/Image/flexhybrid_powered_olea.jpg ]", the first plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) driven by OLEA microcontrollers. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140310/674036-a ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140618/693210 ) Scaleo chip, the...

2014-06-17 23:04:53

RnRMarketResearch.com adds latest report on “World Hybrid & Electric Vehicles to 2018” to its store. Inquire for a discount on this report at http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/contacts/discount?rname=186576. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Global H/EV sales to reach 25 million units in 2018 Hybrid and electric vehicle (H/EV) sales will more than double to 25 million units in 2018. Market advances will be led by micro and mild hybrids. Micro hybrids are conventional vehicles...

2014-06-16 12:20:35

MONTREAL, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) awarded Société de transport de Montréal (STM) with an official certificate for earning Gold-level recognition in the APTA Sustainability Commitment program. Chair Phillipe Schnobb and CEO Carl Desrosiers received the award for STM's sustainability commitment which resulted in decreasing air pollutant emissions per produced seat mile (PSM) by 43 percent from 2006-2012....

2014-06-13 12:20:35

DUBLIN, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/z69l7m/china_new_energy) has announced the addition of the "China New Energy Vehicle Drive Motor Industry Report, 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 As of May 2014, about 30 companies in China, including complete vehicle factories, auto parts producers and independent motor manufacturers, can produce new energy vehicle drive motors, of which...


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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...

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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
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