TITLE

Hybrid electric order is Eaton's largest

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Mar2008, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that in 2008, 120 new trucks powered by Eaton Corporation's hybrid electric divertrain systems will be purchased by Coca-Cola Enterprises. Coca-Cola has conducted extensive testing and evaluations and found that Eaton's hybrid-electric drive-train equipped trucks decreased emissions by 32% and fuel consumption by up to 37% compared with conventionally powered trucks in Coca-Cola's current fleet. Lower maintenance cost on the hybrid-powered trucks was reported also by Coca-Cola.
ACCESSION #
31639268

 

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