hybrid systems

hybrid systems

A method that uses two or more distinct power sources to run a device, such as an on-board rechargeable energy storage system with a fueled power source internal combustion engine or fuel cell, air and internal combustion engines, and photovoltaic modules and wind turbines with electric power. See also: Energy
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17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightning Hybrids, developer and manufacturer of hydraulic hybrid systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks and buses, will introduce its Energy Recovery System (ERS) for saving fuel and reducing emissions for truck and bus fleets throughout Mexico.
com)-- Odyne Systems, LLC, a leading manufacturer of plug-in hybrid systems for medium and heavy duty work trucks, has received an exemption from Section 27156 of the California Vehicle Code and was issued Executive Order no.
Our solar-diesel hybrid systems can dramatically reduce fuel consumption, and therefore, the operating cost of these diesel mini-grids, while providing the same or even better reliability.
Auto Business News-March 31, 2014--Mercedes-Benz plans to develop three-cylinder engines for hybrid systems in compact vehicles
Saft, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of advanced technology batteries for industry, has been awarded a contract by MJ EcoPower Hybrid Systems to supply leading-edge lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries for four new hybrid-powered mobile RTG (rubber tyred gantry) cranes serving Houston Harbour in the US state of Texas.
Toyota said that as a result of their feasibility study, "we have agreed to develop hybrid systems individually.
3) SPORT HYBRID is the collective name for Honda's newly developed advanced hybrid systems that adopt Earth Dreams Technology.
of California-Santa Barbara) formulate a mathematical model of such a hybrid system, unify numerous results from stability theory for classical nonlinear dynamic systems, generalize them to the hybrid systems setting, and show how this is made easier because a hybrid system's solution is reasonably dependent on initial conditions and the system's insensitivity to perturbations.
Handbook of hybrid systems control; theory, tools, applications.
On the other hand, applications of hybrid systems theory to the field of power plant modelling and control are surprisingly rare.
The Saturn Vue Green Line SUV, featuring the modified 2-mode hybrid system with plug-in capabilities, is part of GM's ambitious effort to offer consumers a broad choice of hybrid systems at various levels of affordability.
Convinced of its adaptability and durability, Connaught is establishing a subsidiary in Michigan to develop retrofit hybrid systems for commercial fleets.