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Kenworth Shoots for Zero Port Emissions

May 6, 2017 in ACT Expo 2017, CNG, Electric Drive, fuel cells, Hydrogen, ports by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

CNG to Power an ISL G Near Zero Hybrid Drive in One T680,
A Second Class 8 Vehicle Is to Have Ballard Fuel Cell Power

Kenworth said at ACT Expo on May 2 that it’s continuing to advance its low- and even zero-emission T680 day cabs for drayage tractor operation in Southern California ports, designing hydrogen- and CNG/compressed natural gas-fueled versions of the Class 8 truck, backed by some $9 million in government grants awarded last August.

Andy Douglas Joins Agility as Senior VP

September 19, 2014 in Companies by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Kenworth Veteran to Head CNG System Supplier’s Sales & Service

Agility Fuel Systems is spreading the word that Andy Douglas is joining as senior VP for sales, marketing and customer service.

Kenworth: Four CNG Trucks for ACT Expo

April 29, 2014 in ACT Expo 2014, CNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

T680, T660, T800 with ISX12 G, T440 with ISL G

Kenworth Truck is bringing no fewer than four compressed natural gas-fueled Class 8 trucks to ACT Expo in Long Beach, Calif. next week. Three will have the new 11.9-liter, up-to-400-horsepower ISX12 G engine from Cummins Westport, and one will have the 8.9-liter ISL G – of which more than 20,000 have been sold.

Kenworth Shows Dual LNG Tanks on T800

August 24, 2012 in LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Addition Boosts Tractor Capacity to 120 DGEs, 700 Miles

Kenworth Truck is offering an extra 60 diesel gallon equivalent LNG fuel tank on (minimum 220-inch wheelbase) T800 tractors with the 15-liter Westport GX engine from Westport Innovations.

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