Hybrid Energy System For Gen-Sets

Powr2, Norwalk, Conn. has launched a new product called Hybrid Energy Systems (HES). Powr2 said this the HES is designed to help power rental...

A Hybrid Tug

Caterpillar Marine and Istanbul, Turkey-based Sanmar Shipyards will cooperate on a tugboat that incorporates a hydraulic hybrid propulsion system. The Cat Marine Advanced Variable Drive...

Fuel Cell + Plug-In Hybrid

While initially being offered to the automotive market, Mercedes-Benz is introducing a new power systems technology that could have applications beyond cars and sports...

Sailing Towards Zero

BY IAN CAMERON A project to create a zero-emissions ferry has taken a key step forward having received financial backing. The scheme aims to combine...

FPT Industrial’s CursorX: the engine of the future is not an engine

“CursorX is FPT’s Industrial vision on how power sources will be in 2030,” said Annalisa Stupenengo, FPT Industrial’s brand president. CursorX is a multi-power integrated...

First Citaro Hybrid Buses Delivered

The first Mercedes-Benz Citaro hybrid buses have left the factory and will gradually go into service with Stuttgarter Strassenbahnen AG (SSB) on inner-city routes in Stuttgart,...

MTA Orders Electric-Hybrid Buses

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) has ordered 194 electric-hybrid buses using the BAE Systems Series-ER extended range propulsion system. BAE said...

Energy Storage For Offshore Supply Vessel

Wärtsilä said it has agreed to retrofit an energy storage solution on board a Norwegian ship. The North Sea Giant, a subsea construction vessel,...

Stockholm’s Hybrid Ice-Class Passenger Ferry

The Swedish shipping company Waxholmsbolaget in Stockholm has launched its first hybrid ice-going passenger ferry, Yxlan. The 90 ft. (27.5 m) vessel,...

Big Swedish-Norwegian Hybrid Bus Order

Swedish bus-maker Scania will supply its largest ever single delivery of hybrid vehicles as part of a Norwegian contract.  The company is to deliver...