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February 28, 2008 - Industry News

Kenworth to Host Hybrid Truck Session

The truck company will offer information on its new medium duty trucks and participate in a hybrid truck ride-and-drive event during The Work Truck Show Feb. 25-28 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.

Tags: Kenworth, Work Truck Show, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 27, 2008 - Industry News

Hybrid Cars Help Ocean County Go Green

OCEAN COUNTY, N.J. – Ocean County government is considering incorporating more hybrids into its fleet.

Tags: Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 27, 2008 - Industry News

Azure Dynamics Wins Hybrid-Electric Supply Deal

OAK PARK, MI - Hybrid-electric and electric vehicle powertrain developer Azure Dynamics Corp. announced it has signed a supply agreement with an Indiana company that manufactures commercial step vans and shuttle buses.

Tags: Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 25, 2008 - Industry News

Utility Launches Pilot to Test Vehicle-to-Grid Technology

SEATTLE --- Austin Energy announced that the public utility will conduct a pilot to evaluate vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology.

Tags: Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles

February 25, 2008 - Industry News

BMW to Roll Out X5 Diesel Hybrid at Geneva Motor Show

GENEVA – BMW will unveil its new diesel-hybrid-powered, seven-seat X5 Vision concept at the upcoming Geneva motor show

Tags: BMW

February 25, 2008 - Industry News

Team One Puts the H in Hybrid for Lexus

LOS ANGELES – Team One Los Angeles recently finished a campaign for Lexus Hybrids that examines what the world would be like without the letter “h.”

Tags: Lexus, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 25, 2008 - Industry News

IRS Lists Tax Breaks for 2007 Hybrid Purchases

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Here are the tax credits issued for hybrids purchased in 2007, according to the IRS.

February 22, 2008 - Industry News

Natural Gas and Hybrid Vehicles Still Stars

WASHINGTON – With the auto world focused on fuel efficiency in the face of $100-per-barrel oil, new fuel economy requirements, and concern about climate change, the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) today named the year's "Greenest" and "Meanest" vehicles.

Tags: Honda Civic

February 20, 2008 - Industry News

Greenwich Sets Green Goals

GREENWICH, CT – The town of Greenwich has set a goal to replace the vehicles in its municipal fleet with hybrids and other environmentally-friendly models when old models are in need of replacement.

Tags: Ford Escape, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 20, 2008 - Industry News

Peterbilt Medium-Duty Hybrids Qualify for Hefty Tax Credits

DENTON, Texas --- Peterbilt’s medium-duty hybrid vehicles purchased in the United States are eligible for a tax credit of up to $12,000 from the federal government.

February 19, 2008 - Industry News

Hybrid SUV Fleet to Premiere at the Oscars

LOS ANGELES – The red-carpet arrivals at the 80th Annual Academy Awards on Feb. 24, will be transformed with advanced technology vehicles from GMC and Chevrolet.

February 14, 2008 - Industry News

Kenworth Hybrids Qualify for Tax Incentives

Purchasers of certain Kenworth medium-duty hybrid vehicles in the U.S. are eligible for a tax credit of up to $12,000.

Tags: Kenworth, Taxes, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 13, 2008 - Industry News

PG&E Co. Plans to Test Plug-in Hybrid SUVs

SAN FRANCISCO – San Francisco-based Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) will buy and test two plug-in hybrids, from Raser Technologies Inc., designed to achieve more than 100 mpg in typical daily driving, with little to no greenhouse gas emissions

Tags: PG&E, Raser, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 13, 2008 - Industry News

Council May Purchase Hybrid SUV for ‘Green Fleet’

ATHENS, OHIO – Athens might purchase a hybrid SUV to replace the Athens Police Department’s unmarked vehicle.

Tags: Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 13, 2008 - Industry News

Some Kenworth Hybrid Models Qualify for IRS Tax Incentives

KIRKLAND, WA – Purchasers of certain Kenworth medium-duty hybrid vehicles in the United States are eligible for a tax credit of up to $12,000, under a qualified hybrid motor vehicle credit available from the federal government.

Tags: Kenworth

February 11, 2008 - Industry News

Lexus Backs its Hybrids with ‘Power of H’ Campaign

TORRANCE, CA – Lexus is introducing its first campaign for all of its hybrid-powered vehicles. The effort, running through April, is Lexus’ first to showcase all of Lexus’ hybrid vehicles — the RX 400h, GS 450h, and LS 600h — at the same time, under one banner: “The Power of H.”

Tags: Lexus, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 8, 2008 - Industry News

California’s Carpool Lane’s Stickers Affect Vehicle Price

SACRAMENTO, CA – The California legislature’s decision to grant certain hybrid owners yellow stickers — known as clean-air stickers — has resulted in some of those vehicles selling for higher prices.

Tags: Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 8, 2008 - Industry News

PG&E to Purchase Plug-in Hybrid SUVs

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has entered into an agreement with Raser Technologies, Inc. for the purchase and demonstration of two plug-in series hybrid electric SUVs.

Tags: PG&E, Raser, Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles

February 6, 2008 - Industry News

King County’s New Hybrid Truck Delivers

KING COUNTY, WA– With just 7,300 miles on its odometer, one of King County’s newest work trucks is already proving its worth.

Tags: King County, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 6, 2008 - Industry News

Peotone Police Cut Costs With Hybrid Vehicle

PEOTONE, IL– The Peotone Police Department is on the cutting edge of what could become a statewide trend: The department added a hybrid car to its fleet of sedans and SUVs.

Tags: Ford, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 6, 2008 - Industry News

City of Bridgeport Develops Alternative Fuel Fleet

BRIDGEPORT, CT – The City of Bridgeport is going “green,” one vehicle at a time. Mayor Bill Finch is driving a black, 2007 Ford Escape hybrid SUV, the city’s first chief executive to adopt a vehicle that uses an alternative power source — a rechargeable battery — to reduce gas usage and emissions.

Tags: Ford Escape, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 6, 2008 - Industry News

NTEA Showcases Hybrid and Alt-Fuel Work Trucks

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI – The Work Truck Show 2008 and 44th Annual National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) Convention, running Feb. 25-28, will feature a full-day “Hybrid Truck and Alternative Fuels Summit,” as well as a ride and drive.

Tags: NTEA, Ride and Drive, Alternative Fuels, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 6, 2008 - Industry News

GMC Hybrid Truck Concept Debuts at Chicago Auto Show

GMC Denali XT Hybrid Truck

CHICAGO – The Denali XT Hybrid, featured at the Chicago Auto Show, features an innovative hybrid powertrain, a 4.9L V-8 engine teamed to an electric motor.

Tags: General Motors, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 6, 2008 - Industry News

Toyota Showcases A-BAT Hybrid Concept

Toyota A-BAT Hybrid Concept

DETROIT – The recent Detroit Auto Show featured Toyota’s A-BAT Hybrid Concept. The vehicle has four doors, a pug nose, and a sloping roof line that comes down on either side of a four-foot cargo bed that can be extended to six feet by dropping the tailgate

Tags: Toyota, Concept Vehicles, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 4, 2008 - Industry News

Mercedes-Benz Hybrid to Use New Battery

MILWAUKEE - Johnson Controls Inc. has won another contract to make lithium-ion batteries for hybrid cars that will be made in Europe.

Tags: Mercedes-Benz, Johnson Controls, Batteries, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

 

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