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BSR Projects Collaborative Growth

May 8, 2017 in ACT Expo 2017, fuel efficiency by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Sustainability Is the Principal Goal of ‘Future of Fuels’

BSR’s Future of Fuels Spring Forum, held at the start of ACT Expo last week, included a discussion of the organization’s recently launched Sustainable Fuel Buyers’ Principles. The principles, which were reviewed during the forum, are designed to increase the availability of sustainable, low carbon fuels by signaling the magnitude of business demand, clarifying sustainability criteria needed for uptake, and encouraging partnerships with pilots and suppliers.
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Capstone to Show Walmart Truck

August 18, 2015 in Companies, event, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Concept Vehicle Is a Hybrid Electric with Fuel-Versatile Microturbine

Capstone Turbine Corp will display the hybrid electric tractor from the Peterbilt-based Walmart Advanced Vehicle Experience concept truck at its annual stockholder meeting in Chatsworth, Calif. on Thursday, August 27.
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ACT Expo 2015: Efficiency Matters

March 31, 2015 in ACT Expo 2015, Conference/Meeting, event, webinar by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

NACFE & More at Conference and Show in Dallas in May
And a Sneak-Peek Trucking Efficiency Webinar on April 15

ACT Expo is about alternative fuels but it’s also about efficiency. Conference partners including Walmart and Trucking Efficiency – a joint collaboration between the North American Council on Freight Efficiency and Carbon War Room – are urging clean transportation professionals to come to Texas and learn about the latest technologies that are helping fleets reduce both emissions and their fuel costs.
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Walmart to Make Wave at MATS

March 25, 2014 in Hybrids, MATS 2014, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Series Hybrid Peterbilt with Capstone Turbine, Parker Hannifin Motors

A Walmart truck with a series hybrid electric drive is to be shown by development partner Great Dane Trailers at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville this week.
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