TITLE

DOE assigns Navistar a key role in developing aerodynamic trailers

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Jan2009, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the selection of Navistar by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to participate in a project aimed at developing aerodynamic trailers to reduce fuel consumption by heavy-duty tractor trailers. The DOE project reportedly protects U.S. national security by promoting a diverse supply of alternative energy. The DOE's payment of half of the $2 million cost of the 30-month project is also cited.
ACCESSION #
36412065

 

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