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EDI Now Gives PG&E More Export Power

February 15, 2017 in Fleet Order, Hybrids, Technology, utilities by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Latest Truck, a Class 6 Peterbilt, Provides 160 Kilowatts

Pacific Gas and Electric and its partner Efficient Drivetrains Inc. have unveiled a new plug-in hybrid electric truck providing as much as 160 kilowatts of export power – enough to support as many as 125 homes: “potentially eliminating planned outages while shortening unplanned outages.”

PG&E Donates EDI Truck to Napa

August 28, 2015 in Electric Drive, EVs, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Start of Initiative to Familiarize Fire Departments with EVs
Furnish Them with Source of Reliable Power in Emergencies

Pacific Gas & Electric has donated a “state-of-the-art” plug-in hybrid electric truck to the City of Napa, Calif. as part of the town’s commemoration of last year’s South Napa earthquake.

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