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Achates

companion and faithful friend of Aeneas. [Rom. Lit.: Aeneid]
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David Johnson, president and CEO, Achates Power, said: "Light trucks representing 41% of sales use 55% of the fuel use and emissions because they're driven more miles per year and their fuel economy has the greatest potential for improvement.
The Achates Power Opposed-Piston Engine is engineered to meet future emissions and fuel economy standards more cost effectively than any other solution.
With investment from OGCI CI, as part of a broader consortium alongside engine makers, Achates Power aims to accelerate its engine technology deployment worldwide.
Fidus Achates is a Latin term meaning "good, faithful Achates," who was a close friend of Aeneas, the hero of The Aeneid; Achates accompanies Aeneas throughout the latter's entire journey from Troy to Rome.
O my Achates, Theban Niobe, Who for her sonnes death wept out life and breath And drie with griefe was turned into a stone, Had not such passions in her head as I.
They have arrived on the coast of Africa, where the queen Dido is building a new city Some few of the Trojan aristocracy call upon her as she supervises the labors, while Aeneas and his close friend Achates are shrouded in a mist by Aeneas's mother, the goddess Venus.
2.16 66.73 Pterasteridae 2.15 68.87 Ophiura lymani 2.12 70.99 A ustrocidaris canaliculata 1.99 72.98 Psolus patagonicus 1.97 74.95 Flabellum curvatum 1.88 76.83 Actinostola crassicornis 1.83 78.66 Ctenodiscus australis 1.72 80.38 Antholoba achates 1.62 82.00 Pseudocnus dubiosus 1.54 83.54 Trochita pUeolus 1.42 84.97 Eurypodius latreillii 1.20 86.17 Paramolgula gregaria 1.12 87.29 Convexella magelhaenica 1.09 88.38 Ascidiacea 2 1.05 89.43 Nudibranchia 1.01 90.45 TABLE 3.
(1) Few and far between were the examples of vera amicitia, in antiquity, not to mention in the Renaissance, as Giraldi points out: Orestes and Pylades, Achilles and Patroclus, Aeneas and Achates, Nisus and Euryalus, Damon and Phitias, Tito and Gisippo, Cloridano and Medoro, and the list goes on with illustrious textual examples of male friendship.
They include Achates Power of San Diego and Pinnacle Engines in San Carlos, both in California.
Achates, though mine eyes say this is stone, Yet thinks my mind that this is Priamus; And when my grieved heart sighs and says no, Then would it leap out to give Priam life.
According to the company, Achates Power, its design has overcome many of the emissions problems of earlier opposed-cylinder configurations, and its engine consumes about 20 percent less fuel than a conventional diesel.