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diesel-electric

a locomotive fitted with a diesel engine driving an electric generator that feeds electric traction motors
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ASW is both an art and a science," Doran said, and the Navy needs to invest more, both in technology and training, to counter the diesel electrics.
Cummins will play a critical role in the advancement of this more efficient technology, supplying engines to system integrators for packaging into complete variable speed diesel electric packages," according to Waldemar Marchetti Director of Strategic Growth C Offshore.
American Honda Motor Company Incorporated (American Honda), a subsidiary of Honda Motor Company (NYSE: HMC) (TYO: 7267), has introduced Smartway-certified Model 386 hybrid truck, a Class 8 hybrid diesel electric truck into its truck fleet at its parts centre in Alpharetta, Georgia.
Pittsburgh-based alternative fuel marine engineering firm Alion JJMA designed the vessel's hybrid diesel electric propulsion system, which is being built by Siemens Energy and Automation of Atlanta, GA.
Diesel electric locomotives burn far less fuel and emit only a fraction of the amount of harmful Green House Gasses (GHG) as road and air transport vehicles.
New Flyer" or the "Company"), the leading manufacturer of heavy-duty transit buses in the United States and Canada, announced today that Lane Transit, located in Eugene, Oregon awarded New Flyer a contract for up to 20 (40 equivalent units or "EUs") heavy-duty 60-foot XcelsiorA diesel electric hybrid buses.
TTC earlier this week displayed a diesel electric bus at Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall.
As an example of EMD's leading role in the Kingdom, the Company is cementing its commitment to Saudi Arabia by producing 25 new high power SD70ACS diesel electric locomotives for the Saudi Railways Company (SAR).
Cummins Inc has launched the QSK50 marine engine for variable speed diesel electric (VSDE) applications.
5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hino Trucks' 2013MY Class 5 195h diesel electric cab-over has been approved by the California Air Resources Board and is eligible for the California Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP).
Previously the plant was operated with diesel electric generators.
Cummins Inc declared that it has launched the QSK50 marine engine for variable speed diesel electric (VSDE) applications.