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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.

Emterra Girds for CNG Crane Trucks

June 18, 2012 in CNG, Fleet Order by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

‘We’re Taking CNG to Places It Hasn’t Been Before’

Canada’s Emterra is looking for a fleet manager and mechanics as it gets ready to field nearly five dozen CNG garbage trucks from Crane Carrier in Winnipeg in October.

It will be Canada’s largest CNG refuse fleet and “the largest scale cold-weather CNG refuse fleet in the world,” the company says.

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