Canada's New Government Helps Canadians Choose More Eco-Friendly Vehicles
The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, and the Honourable John Baird, Minister of the Environment, announced today at the Toronto Auto Show that two new programs will help Canadians choose more eco-friendly vehicles.
First Dual-Mode Heavy-Duty Diesel-Electric Drivetrain Being Developed
ArvinMeritor, Inc and Wal-Mart Transportation, Bentonville, Arkansas, have agreed to development of a dual-mode, diesel-electric drivetrain for a Class 8 tractor.
Johnson Controls-Saft Advanced Power Solutions Provides Enhanced Batteries for Hybrid Vehicles
Major advances in lithium-ion battery technology will enable global automakers to introduce a new generation of highly fuel-efficient, "environmentally friendly" vehicles in the near future, according to officials at Johnson Controls.
eCycle and Machineart Develop a Hybrid Motorcycle Concept
eCycle, Inc and Machineart have collaborated on the design of a new hybrid motorcycle platform concept for the aftermarket.
GM Introduces The Chevy Volt Electric Vehicle Concept Car
It's been nearly 100 years, but Thomas Edison's belief in electricity as a viable propulsion system for automobiles is one step closer to reality due to the efforts of General Motors and General Electric.
Wal-Mart Completes Trials of Hydrogen-Powered Electric Lift Trucks
Cellex Power Products, Inc today announced successful completion of beta trials at two Ohio-based Wal-Mart distribution centers.
Argonne National Laboratory Releases Award-Winning Vehicle Simulation Modeling Software
Argonne National Laboratory's Powertrain System Analysis Toolkit (PSAT) enables designers to overcome time and cost constraints for advanced vehicle design, such as hybrid and fuel cell vehicles.
Nissan Green Program 2010
Nissan Motor Co, Ltd, announced its new mid-term environmental action plan, Nissan Green Program 2010 (NGP 2010).
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