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  • Oman set to kick-start its solar deployment with hybrid PV-Diesel electricity generation

    In a recent interview with PV Insider, John Cuneen Executive Director at Oman’s Authority for Electricity Regulation disclosed that the 303kW solar pilot installation is set to pave the way for larger-scale solar projects in the sultanate. The US company Astonfield Renewables, in partnership with the Bahwan Engineering Group will be installing 151.5kW of thin ?lm PV modules and 151.5 kW ...


    By FCBI Energy

  • Hybrid school buses hit the road

    You’ve got to be careful with the accelerator because hybrid school buses like to go. Dan Taghon, the director of transportation for the Sigourney Community School District in southeast Iowa, said his district’s new hybrid bus has been running routes since Jan. 3. And Taghon, who drives the bus on one of the district’s six routes, said he likes the 65-passenger machine powered by an electric ...

  • Linde Partners with CONSOL Energy to Test Its Hybrid Diesel-LNG Solution Providing Cleaner, Less Expensive Power for Drilling Rigs

    Linde North America today announced that its solution for using liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel power-generating diesel engines (gensets) is getting good grades during testing ...


    By Linde Group

  • EPA Tests Patented Hydraulic Hybrid Yard Hostlers

    ELIZABETH, New Jersey, September 7, 2007 (ENS) - Yard hostlers - heavy duty diesel machines used to move goods and products from ships to trucks - contribute to air pollution generated in ports throughout the world. Now, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, has patented technology to improve the fuel efficiency of yard hostlers by 50 to 60 percent, and reduce or ...

  • UPS purchases 130 hybrid electric vehicles

    UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the purchase of 130 next generation hybrid electric vehicles (HEV) to add to its growing alternative-fuel vehicle (AFV) fleet. The 130 hybrids all will be deployed next year, with 30 going to New York and New Jersey and 100 to California. UPS estimates these vehicles will save 66,085 gallons of fuel and 671 metric tonnes of CO2 annually, representing a 35 percent ...

  • UPS deploys 200 hybrid electric vehicles

    UPS (NYSE:UPS) has announced its fleet of alternative-fuel vehicles had expanded with the deployment of 200 next-generation hybrid electric delivery trucks in eight U.S. cities. The 200 new hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) join roughly 20,000 low-emission and alternative-fuel vehicles already in use and have been deployed in Austin, Houston, Philadelphia, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Long Island, ...

  • Terex® HyPower™ Hybrid System Receives ARB Approval

    Terex Utilities has received approval from the Air Resources Board (ARB) for its Terex® HyPower™ Hybrid System, a plug-in Power Take-Off ...


    By Terex

  • Morocco’s Noor hybrid projects extend the reach of CSP

    The first of these independent power projects, Noor Midelt, is envisioned as a solar power complex with a total installed capacity of 400 MW, utilizing 80–85% CSP and 15–20% PV.  Noor Tata, the second solar hybrid complex, will also have a capacity of around 400 MW and will be located between Midelt and Ouarzazate. The Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (MASEN) will invite ...


    By FCBI Energy

  • Carbon emission reduction through hybrid technology

    - Toyota to demonstrate added value of cutting-edge drive technologies at CARBON EXPO 2006 The upcoming CARBON EXPO 2006 - Global Carbon Market Fair & Conference, the world's most important trade fair and conference for the emissions trading and carbon market, will feature hybrid technologies for the first time when it is held in Cologne from 10th to 12th May 2006. Toyota will be presenting ...


    By Koelnmesse GmbH

  • PHI Group to Acquire Hybrid Renewable Energy Company

    PHI Group (OTCQB: PHIL) (PINKSHEETS: PHIL), a company focused on energy and natural resources, announced today that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire all of the issued and outstanding capital interests of Global Sun Wind and Power Corp ("GSWP"), a Nevada corporation, in exchange for common stock of PHI Group. PHI Group and the majority shareholders of GSWP will exchange all of the ...


    By Marketwire

  • SAE International Book Focuses on Hybrid Vehicle Design

     With more than 20 different hybrid cars available from most major automakers, hybrid vehicles are a crucial and growing market segment. Additionally, with several high profile plug-in hybrids coming out now or within the next year, innovation and development of hybrid vehicles is continuing at an ever-growing pace. Consumers continue to focus more on miles per gallon as well as vehicle ...


    By SAE International (SAE)

  • Electric cars `no greener than diesel`, study claims

    Switching from diesel to electric cars will not dent transport's carbon footprint over the next 15 years as long as Europe's electricity supply remains based on fossil fuels, according to Danish analysis. The study, prepared for the Danish Petroleum Industry Association by consultancy Ea Energy Analyses, compared the CO2 emissions of cars using different engine technologies from petrol and diesel ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Southeast diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced

    During the recent Southeast Diesel Collaborative (SEDC) 7th Annual Partners Meeting in Atlanta, GA, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4 Air, Pesticides, and Toxics Management Division Director Beverly Banister, on behalf of the SEDC, presented the SEDC Leadership Awards to the 2011 winners. The awardees are: Staples Inc., Framingham, Massachusetts - SEDC Industry ...

  • EPA Urged to Limit Pollution From Diesel Trains

    WASHINGTON, DC (ENS) - Air pollution from diesel locomotives is linked to about 3,400 premature deaths and other serious health effects every year, according to a new report released Thursday by the nonprofit advocacy group Environmental Defense. The organization is using the report to pressure the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, to issue proposed national ...

  • Eaton part of hybrid bus team recognized for “Visionary Leadership”

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation was part of the Kentucky Clean Fuels Coalition (KCFC) team, along with the Kentucky Department of Education, that received the first-ever Visionary Leadership Award from the Southeast Diesel Collaborative Group (SEDC). SEDC is part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Clean Diesel Campaign to reduce pollution emitted ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Dutch Rainmaker BV introduces Hybrid Booster Application for the AW75!

    As a complementary application to our existing AW75 unit Dutch Rainmaker BV now introduces the “AW75 Booster” to maximize water production from our AW75 units. AW 75 Booster is able to ensure continuous water production if there is no wind or insufficient wind to generate water. The AW75 Booster is able to work with an electric or diesel driven unit and consequently adaptable to local ...


    By Dutch Rainmaker BV

  • Eltek Passes 10,000 Hybrid-Solar Telecom Sites Installed

    Eltek today announced it has installed more than 10,000 hybrid solar-grid power systems to remote telecom sites since it first launched hybrid-solar products in 2008. Solar power for telecom sites was once thought of only for off-grid telecom sites, but is now picking up momentum in a wide range of network locations. By using these hybrid solutions, which combine solar backup power and ...


    By Eltek AS

  • President Obama Previews First Plug-In Hybrid Electric Utility Truck System

    President Barack Obama today previewed an innovative plug-in hybrid electric utility truck with a power system developed by diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) and the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI). The President visited the Electric Vehicle Technical Center of Southern California Edison to view an array of advanced technology vehicles. The plug-in hybrid ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • MHI markets world`s first engine/battery hybrid forklift trucks

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has developed the world's first(1)engine/battery hybrid forklift trucks with 4.0 to 5.0 ton loading capacities. Domestic marketing of the new 'GRENDiA EX Hybrid' models began today. By integrating a lithium-ion secondary battery developed in-house and high-efficiency motors with small-size, low-exhaust- emission diesel engines that comply with new emission ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • NREL shows heavy duty hybrid trucks deliver on fuel economy

    A performance evaluation of Class 8 hybrid electric tractor trailers compared with similar conventional vehicles by the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) shows significant improvements in fuel economy. “During our 13-month study, the hybrid tractors demonstrated 13.7 percent higher fuel economy than the conventional tractors, resulting in ...

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