motive power


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motive power

1. any source of energy used to produce motion
2. the means of supplying power to an engine, vehicle, etc.
3. any driving force
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Contactor shall furnish and deliver Deka Industrial Motive Power Batteries Name Brand Only in accordance with the
Roots of Motive Power is considering repairing or rebuilding the boiler.
Motive power batteries and chargers are utilised in electric forklift trucks and other commercial electric powered vehicles.
The transport was donated to the motive power program where it was being used as a training tool.
When a vehicle loses motive power, it can still be steered and stopped because the engine continues to run, Ford said.
He covers electricity's attributes, the concept of electrification, reducing carbon dioxide through expanded end-use applications of electricity, electric on-road transportation, electrifying off-road motive power, industrial processing, metals production, materials fabrication, commercial and residential buildings, enhancing energy efficiency, and demand response.
Usage should be reduced where possible and other methods of motive power or process should be devised by re-engineering the process.
When the new locomotives come from Motive Power, an Idaho company, to Massachusetts in 2013, they will stop at Providence & Worcester rail yard on Southbridge Street to be inspected and prepared for use on the state's commuter rail system.
The organizers at the fair would host 6,150 exhibitors from a total of 61 nations who would be showcasing products and innovations from the fields of industrial automation, motive power engineering, energy, industrial subcontracting and R&D.
The main motive power was the Castle Britannia Pacific and the Hall classes.
EnerSys Motive Power has launched a wireless battery monitoring device, Wi-IQ, which can be fitted to all motive power batteries and enable information on charge, temperature and voltage, as well as low electrolyte level, to be uploaded wirelessly to a PC for data analysis.
The new vehicles offer a number of benefits over the out-going fleet but increased capacity has been made possible because of the new bank of High Frequency (HF) chargers from Chloride Motive Power (CMP).