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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.

Two CNG E-Hybrids by TransPower

August 12, 2014 in CNG, EVs, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

One of Two Trucks to Be Used for Siemens Catenary Project,
The Other Is to See Genset Optimization for Range-Extension

San Diego-based TransPower is leveraging funding from two California agencies to develop two variants of a battery-dominant Class 8 plug-in truck with a 3.7-liter compressed natural gas engine as a range extender.

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