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Pomona Goes All-CNG with Macks

July 20, 2012 in CNG, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

22 Trucks with Agility-Lincoln Fuel Rigs, ISL G Engines

The City of Pomona, Calif., has gone all-CNG with its garbage trucks via the purchase of 22 low entry TerraPro vehicles by Mack Trucks, the manufacturer reports.

Mack Hybrids for New York City

July 9, 2012 in Electric Drive, Fleet Order, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Both Parallel Electric and Bosch Rexroth Hydraulic Hybrids

Following a trial of a single hybrid electric Mack refuse truck, the New York City Department of Sanitation has taken delivery of five more leased vehicles. They are TerraPro low-entry trucks with parallel hybrid electric drivetrains developed in league with parent Volvo but “optimized,” according to Mack Trucks marketing VP John Walsh, “for the specific requirements of Mack customers.”

Mack Offers More Natural Gas Options

June 15, 2012 in CNG, Hybrids, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

‘Bulldog Walks the Walk’ on Alternative Drivelines
Mack Trucks pledged to expand its natural gas-powered offerings, and said it “has taken a key step forward” in hybrids as more trucks are to be delivered to New York City for testing.

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