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Autocar RunWise Hybrids for Houston

April 12, 2016 in CNG, Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

CNG Trucks from Autocar Too, WCA Waste and El Paso Adding as Well

The City of Houston is expected to order 18 new Autocar E3 refuse trucks with the RunWise series hydraulic hybrid driveline from Parker Hannifin. Houston is to place an order for 13 trucks in June and another five in July, says Cliff Buck of Autocar.
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Parker Says RunWise May Satisfy the EPA

October 2, 2015 in event, Fleet Order, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid, Regulations by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Hydraulic Hybrid Reduces Emission and Fuel Use, Manufacturer Says,
As It Seeks to Offer the Drive in More Trucks with More Engine Options

Heavy duty vehicle manufacturers worried about the federal government’s sweeping new greenhouse gas-fuel use reduction rules need look no further than RunWise hydraulic hybrid drive, already commercially available on Autocar refuse trucks, says developer Parker Hannifin.
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29 More RunWise Trucks for Miami

November 24, 2014 in Fleet Order, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Parker Hannifin Hydraulic Drive Cuts Fuel Burn by As Much as Half

Florida’s Miami-Dade County has placed its third order for Autocar E3 refuse trucks with the RunWise hydraulic hybrid drivetrain, manufacturer Parker Hannifin reports.
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Parker Tests a CNG Hydraulic Hybrid

June 9, 2014 in CNG, Fleet Order, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

‘RunWise’ with ISL G Saw Testing with Republic Services,
Numerous Further Fleet Evaluations Planned for This Year

Parker Hannifin and partner Autocar have added compressed natural gas fuel to an Autocar E3 trash truck with Parker’s fuel and brake-saving RunWise hydraulic hybrid drive. More than 100 of the commercial diesel-fueled hydraulic hybrids have been placed with refuse operators.
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Autocar Hydraulic Hybrids for Orlando

December 30, 2013 in Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

First Four of Nine E3 Trucks Delivered, More Orders Expected

The City of Orlando has taken delivery of four Autocar E3 refuse trucks with the RunWise brand series hydraulic hybrid driveline from Parker Hannifin.
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Parker RunWise Nears a Million Miles

November 13, 2013 in Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Milestone Is Close, Says Heavy Hydraulic Hybrid Drive Manufacturer

Parker Hannifin said Monday that its fleet of refuse trucks equipped with the RunWise series hydraulic hybrid driveline is approaching one million miles of operation.
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CNG Addition to Hydraulic Hybrid Line

October 1, 2013 in CNG, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Parker-Autocar-Cummins Westport Collaborate on Prototype

Parker Hannifin is supplying the RunWise series hydraulic hybrid driveline and Cummins Westport the brand new 8.9-liter ISL G engine for a compressed natural gas-fueled version of the Autocar E3 refuse truck, now in prototype stage.
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29 Hydraulic Hybrids for Miami-Dade

November 27, 2012 in Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Parker Hannifin RunWise Drivelines in Autocar E3 Refuse Trucks

South Florida’s Miami-Dade County has ordered 29 additional Autocar E3 refuse trucks with the fuel-saving RunWise brand series hydraulic hybrid driveline from Parker Hannifin. Miami-Dade was an early adaptor of the technology, helping prove efficiency gains as great as 51%.
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Santa Cruz Tests Autocar Trio

July 27, 2012 in CNG, Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Straight Diesel, CNG, Parker Hannifin Hydraulic Hybrid to be Compared

The City of Santa Cruz, Calif. will test three different Autocar trucks to see how compressed natural gas and a hydraulic hybrid drive compare with straight diesel.
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Parker Sees Hydraulic Hybrid Sales Surge

June 19, 2012 in Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Better Performance and Pricing Promised for Coming Year

Parker Hannifin’s RunWise brand series hydraulic hybrid drivetrain has been performing even better than expected in Autocar E3 refuse trucks, prompting the company to predict a sales surge, to three figures, for its new financial year commencing July 1.
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Wells Fargo Leasing for Autocar Trucks

May 3, 2012 in Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Pact Covers Autocar E3 Vehicle with the Fuel-Saving
RunWise Hydraulic Hybrid Driveline from Parker Hannifin

Parker Hannifin’s Parker Hybrid Drives Systems unit is promoting a Wells Fargo Equipment Finance leasing program which will help place hydraulic hybrid refuse trucks via select Autocar dealerships in the U.S.

Autocar E3 trucks with Parker’s heavy duty RunWise hydraulic hybrid have been shown to reduce fuel consumption by 35 to 50% (F&F, March 26).
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More Parker Autocar RunWise E3s

March 14, 2012 in Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by rich  |  No Comments

Watch for more sales of Autocar E3 hydraulic hybrid refuse trucks as Parker Hannifin, supplier of the vehicle’s RunWise hydraulic hybrid drivetrain, reports average fuel savings of more 43% – with 99% uptime – validated behind more than a year of testing in south Florida.
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