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Kenworth Hybrids for New York City

February 9, 2013 in Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Sanitation, Parks and DoT Are Saving on Fuel, Cutting CO2

Kenworth has released an informative summary of New York City’s use of hybrid electric trucks with parallel drives from Eaton, reporting that the New York City Department of Sanitation, the Parks Department, and the Department of Transportation all have Kenworth hybrids. “It’s the city that never sleeps,” states a release, and “turns others green with envy.”

Hunts Point: Money for Cleaner Trucks

December 20, 2012 in CNG, EVs, Hybrids, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

NYCDOT Program Allows as Much as $48,000 Per Vehicle

Owners and operators of trucks based in or servicing the Hunts Point and Port Morris neighborhoods of the South Bronx – areas with asthma rates higher than the national average – are eligible for significant rebates if they scrap, replace or retrofit their older vehicles under the Hunts Point Clean Trucks Program.

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