The two state-of-art buses represent the next phase of upgrades for SFMTA’s aging vehicle fleet. Sixty brand new electric trolley buses will replace buses that have been in operation for over two decades. Concurrently, through unanimous Board of Superviso. . .
The purchase of a fleet of diesel-electric hybrid buses has decreased the consumption of diesel fuel by more than 1.5 million gallons each year. When the procurement of these buses is complete, SEPTA’s fleet will have more than 50 percent hybrid buses, Go. . .
Truckers are ordering new equipment in record numbers, but are not turning to natural gas fueled heavy-duty trucks as fast as had been projected two years ago, according to a new report from ACT Research. “With the price differential between diesel and. . .
Another attempt at a sustainable new diesel fuel comes from Audi, which recently synthesized what it calls "e-diesel." It was produced at a pilot plant in Dresden using carbon dioxide (CO2) and water, with renewable energy used to power the manufacturi. . .
More than 200 experts from the car industry have descended on the county today for a conference on the improving diesel engines. Vehicle technology developer Delphi is hosting the conference at its Gillingham base, where it employs about 900 people. Th. . .