dual-fuel system

dual-fuel system

A heating system in which the boiler can burn either of two fuels, usually oil and gas in the US; usually one is the primary fuel and the other is used for standby purposes.
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Working with Apache, a major gas producer, and Caterpillar, an equipment supplier, Halliburton has started to convert some of its pressure pumping units employed in fracturing operations to a dual-fuel system that uses compressed or liquefied natural gas as well as diesel as a source of power.
The buying group's distribution company DHL has acquired 27 units of Clean Air Power's Genesis Edge dual-fuel system, which allows heavy-duty diesel engines to operate on a combination of diesel and natural gas.
There are conversion kits that enable your car to run on a dual-fuel system.
The Premacy Hydrogen RE Hybrid can run on gasoline as well as hydrogen thanks to a dual-fuel system that was developed for the RX-8 Hydrogen RE.
Another possibility, if available, is to convert to a dual-fuel system where the boiler can use either natural gas or oil, depending on the day's price.
The lorry uses a Dual-Fuel system which enables diesel engines to operate on a combination of bio-methane and diesel - with a shot of diesel acting as a liquid spark plug.
The Premacy Hydrogen RE Hybrid is equipped with a dual-fuel system, which allows drivers to switch between hydrogen or gasoline power at the push of a button.
said Friday it has started public-road tests for the world's first hydrogen hybrid vehicle equipped with a dual-fuel system that enables the vehicle to run on either hydrogen or gasoline.
Employing a dual-fuel system, the Mazda RX-8 Hydrogen RE can run on either high-pressure hydrogen gas or gasoline, allowing the car to be driven in remote areas where hydrogen fueling stations are not readily available.
In recent UK trials, vehicles using Clean Air Power's dual-fuel system have achieved a 50 per cent gas substitution with a cost saving of five pence per kilometre travelled.
That is why Mazda is currently focused on developing the dual-fuel system hydrogen engine.
said Thursday it has delivered its first two rotary-engine hydrogen vehicles featuring a dual-fuel system allowing the driver to select either hydrogen or gasoline.