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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The Dallas branch designs and builds custom motive power batteries.
An excise tax of P4.50 is applied per liter of diesel fuel oil and other similar fuel oils having more or less the same generating power per kilogram of liquefied petroleum gas used for motive power per liter of bunker fuel oil and similar products, and per metric ton of petroleum coke.
An excise tax of P4.50 is applied to diesel fuel oil, and on similar fuel oils having more or less the same generating power per liter of volume capacity; liquefied petroleum gas used for motive power per kilogram; bunker fuel oil and on similar oils having more or less the same generating power, per liter of volume capacity; and petroleum coke, per metric ton
As motive power technologies support fast charging and PSoC operations, vehicles can remain actively productive for far longer without needing to stop for an extended charge period.
Craig led the management buyout of Yuasa, Inc.'s motive power and stationary power battery businesses to create EnerSys in 2000, and subsequently built the company into the global provider of stored energy solutions for industrial applications.
185 was moved to the Roots of Motive Power Collection in the Mendocino County Museum, Willits, California, where it remains on long-term loan from the Oakland museum.
And as it crossed the magnificent viaduct, it was the Flying Scotsman, in full steam and whistle blaring, which was providing the motive power.
THE historic Corris Railway will stage a one day gala event on May 29 with steam, diesel and possibly battery electric motive power in action.
His topics are motive power; chassis layouts and drivelines; engine configurations; valve trains, induction, and supercharging; transmissions and differentials; suspension and steering; brakes; and body design.
With so many and varied industries carried on in such a compact area, all requiring motive power and this having coal at the source, one can excuse a deal of smoke.
Motive power is by either the Duchess of Sutherland, Union of South Africa or Black Five steam locomotives.
The Croes Newydd Special Spring Steam Gala is dedicated to the loco shed based in Wrexham, which used to supply the motive power for the Llangollen to Corwen line.