ACT News 2017

Odyne Systems

Odyne Targets 50% Plug-In Fuel Savings

February 3, 2017 in Electric Drive, Hybrids, money awarded by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Funding of $2.9 Million with Partners Including Freightliner:
‘We Have Assembled a Great Team,” Says Odyne Engineering VP

Odyne Systems is to apply $2.9 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, to develop and demonstrate Class 5 though Class 7 plug-in hybrid electric work trucks.

Odyne Gets Cal Nod for Its Plug-In Trucks

October 16, 2015 in certifications, Electric Drive, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

‘First Company to Complete the CARB Aftermarket Exemption Process’

Medium and heavy duty work trucks converted to plug-in hybrid electric operation by Odyne Systems have been approved for sale by the California Air Resources Board, the upfitter reported yesterday. The trucks with Remy motors and Johnson Controls lithium batteries, and Allison transmissions, are available for both newly delivered and veteran vehicles.

‘Electrify Your Fleet’ Webinar Wrap

March 24, 2015 in ACT Expo 2015, Conference/Meeting, Electric Drive, EVs, Hybrids, webinar by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

PG&E Sees Hybrid Promise, Odyne Offers Hybrid Vehicles

Utilities like Pacific Gas & Electric see the promise of both fuel savings and improved service capabilities from such electrified vehicles as plug in hybrids, and companies like Odyne stand ready to supply them.

Electrify Your Fleet Webinar March 18

March 3, 2015 in ACT Expo 2015, batteries, Conference/Meeting, Electric Drive, event, EVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

PG&E and Odyne to Outline the Increasing Range of Options

Tune in for another ACT Expo preview as organizers, working with the support of the Electric Drive Transportation Association, host the Electrify Your Fleet webinar at 11:00am Pacific (2:00pm Eastern) time on Wednesday, March 18.

Odyne Reports Chicago Funding OK

January 21, 2015 in Electric Drive, Hybrids, money available by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

As Much as 80% of Hybrid Upfit Costs May Be Reimbursed

Odyne is spreading the word that its plug-in hybrid electric system qualifies for funding through the Drive Clean Chicago voucher program.


Odyne Delivers Its First Cal Plug-In

December 9, 2014 in EVs, Fleet Order, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

‘At Work with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power,’
Three More, Configured as Digger Derricks, Are on Order for 2015

Odyne Systems has delivered its first plug-in hybrid electric bucket truck in California, reporting today that the vehicle “is now at work at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.”

Odyne Six-Pack for Consumers Energy

October 21, 2014 in Electric Drive, EVs, Fleet Order, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Includes First-Ever Plug-In Under Deck Boss Compressor Truck

Odyne Systems is breaking new ground as it continues to deliver scores of plug-in hybrid electric work trucks as part of a multi-million dollar government-backed effort. Among six trucks delivered to Michigan’s Consumers Energy is the first-ever under-deck compressor vehicle with a Boss hydraulic lift and compressor, Odyne said Tuesday.

Odyne Plug-Ins via Valley Power

May 11, 2014 in ACT Expo 2014, Companies, Electric Drive, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

And, John Deere Electronic Solutions Disclosed as Inverter Supplier

Odyne Systems said at ACT Expo 2014 that it’s teamed with Valley Power Systems of City of Industry, Calif. to install its plug-in hybrid systems on both new and used trucks for the California market, and also spread the word that John Deere Electronic Solutions would supply power inverters. updated with new contact information on May 16

Odyne for DoE-EPRI Plug-In Trucks

June 18, 2013 in Electric Drive by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

More than 120 Trucks as Part of a $45.4 Million Initiative

Wisconsin’s Odyne Systems is participating in a $45.4 million U.S. DoE ARRA-backed initiative with the Electric Power Research Institute and Southern California’s South Coast Air Quality Management District. updated June 19

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