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Autocar RunWise Hybrids for Houston

April 12, 2016 in CNG, Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

CNG Trucks from Autocar Too, WCA Waste and El Paso Adding as Well

The City of Houston is expected to order 18 new Autocar E3 refuse trucks with the RunWise series hydraulic hybrid driveline from Parker Hannifin. Houston is to place an order for 13 trucks in June and another five in July, says Cliff Buck of Autocar.
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Parker Says RunWise May Satisfy the EPA

October 2, 2015 in event, Fleet Order, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid, Regulations by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Hydraulic Hybrid Reduces Emission and Fuel Use, Manufacturer Says,
As It Seeks to Offer the Drive in More Trucks with More Engine Options

Heavy duty vehicle manufacturers worried about the federal government’s sweeping new greenhouse gas-fuel use reduction rules need look no further than RunWise hydraulic hybrid drive, already commercially available on Autocar refuse trucks, says developer Parker Hannifin.
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Parker Readies 3-Gen Hydraulic Hybrid

June 2, 2015 in Fleet Order, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid, New Products by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Series System for Buses and Medium Trucks Planned for 2016

Parker Hannifin is in the final validation phase for a third-generation series hydraulic hybrid drivetrain, for buses and medium duty trucks, that’s to enter production in January 2016. The new product will complement Parker’s RunWise brand series hydraulic hybrid drive now in service in some 200 Autocar E3 refuse trucks in the U.S.
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RunWise Colorado: Six for Loveland

January 5, 2015 in Fleet Order, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Autocar Refuse Trucks with Parker Hydraulic Hybrid Drives:
They ‘Promise to Save More Than $15,000 Per Truck Annually’
By Halving Fuel Costs and Cutting Brake Expenses by Tenfold

The City of Loveland, Colo. is talking up deployment of six new Autocar refuse trucks with fuel-saving RunWise brand hydraulic hybrid drivelines by Parker Hannifin. They are the first such trucks in the state. updated January 6
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29 More RunWise Trucks for Miami

November 24, 2014 in Fleet Order, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Parker Hannifin Hydraulic Drive Cuts Fuel Burn by As Much as Half

Florida’s Miami-Dade County has placed its third order for Autocar E3 refuse trucks with the RunWise hydraulic hybrid drivetrain, manufacturer Parker Hannifin reports.
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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.
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Parker RunWise via Big Truck Rental

April 29, 2014 in ACT Expo 2014, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

‘First Hybrid Technology Widely Available in the Rental Markets’

Parker Hannifin is promoting an arrangement with Tampa-based Big Truck Rental allowing customers to test its fuel-saving RunWise hydraulic hybrid driveline in an Autocar refuse vehicle before committing to purchase.
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Autocar Hydraulic Hybrids for Orlando

December 30, 2013 in Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

First Four of Nine E3 Trucks Delivered, More Orders Expected

The City of Orlando has taken delivery of four Autocar E3 refuse trucks with the RunWise brand series hydraulic hybrid driveline from Parker Hannifin.
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Parker RunWise Nears a Million Miles

November 13, 2013 in Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Milestone Is Close, Says Heavy Hydraulic Hybrid Drive Manufacturer

Parker Hannifin said Monday that its fleet of refuse trucks equipped with the RunWise series hydraulic hybrid driveline is approaching one million miles of operation.
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CNG Addition to Hydraulic Hybrid Line

October 1, 2013 in CNG, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Parker-Autocar-Cummins Westport Collaborate on Prototype

Parker Hannifin is supplying the RunWise series hydraulic hybrid driveline and Cummins Westport the brand new 8.9-liter ISL G engine for a compressed natural gas-fueled version of the Autocar E3 refuse truck, now in prototype stage.
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29 Hydraulic Hybrids for Miami-Dade

November 27, 2012 in Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Parker Hannifin RunWise Drivelines in Autocar E3 Refuse Trucks

South Florida’s Miami-Dade County has ordered 29 additional Autocar E3 refuse trucks with the fuel-saving RunWise brand series hydraulic hybrid driveline from Parker Hannifin. Miami-Dade was an early adaptor of the technology, helping prove efficiency gains as great as 51%.
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Santa Cruz Tests Autocar Trio

July 27, 2012 in CNG, Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Straight Diesel, CNG, Parker Hannifin Hydraulic Hybrid to be Compared

The City of Santa Cruz, Calif. will test three different Autocar trucks to see how compressed natural gas and a hydraulic hybrid drive compare with straight diesel.
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