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January 7, 2021  

Embracing a hybrid work environment

It will require changing the way we think of work in subtle and not so subtle ways

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 17, 2020  

Magna demonstrates its new e4 e-mobility drive systems

Winter conditions testing in Sweden showcases integrated PSM-type eDrive systems on the front and rear axles.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 30, 2019  

BMW awards Magna its largest ever transmissions order

Multi-year deal covers all front-wheel drive, dual-clutch, hybrid variants.

News General Technology
June 5, 2018  

Protonex supplying fuel-cell systems to U.S. Navy for UAV trials

Providing a variant of its 600 watt PEM fuel-cell propulsion system for the Hybrid Tiger program.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
April 12, 2018  

Hino, VW partner on hybrids, autonomous drive, technology

Executive teams will work together to map out co-operation on innovating technology and leveraging market positions.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
December 20, 2017  

Only hybrid, or electric cars for cabinet as Ottawa aims to cut emissions

Goal is to cut them at least 80% compared with 2005 levels by 2050.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 27, 2017  

Toyota investing $374M at five of its US factories to support hybrid powertrain

Part of a previously announced $10 billion in US spending announced by the Japanese automaker.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
June 6, 2017  

Six projects get $11.5M to develop technologies for cars of the future

Funding will support the development of lighter, more fuel-efficient cars that emit fewer greenhouse gases.

News Energy Manufacturing General
April 18, 2017  

California utility launches first hybrid power systems

Energy output is combined between turbines and new 10-megawatt lithium-ion battery storage units.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 15, 2017  

Toyota hopes revamped plug-in hybrid sells better than first model

Cruising range as an EV is 68.2 kilometres, about five times the earlier model.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Production
August 3, 2016  

Toyota delays plug-in hybrid launch by several months

Automaker said it wants to take more time to fine tune the vehicle before starting mass manufacturing.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 15, 2016  

Toyota bullish on plug-in hybrids with Prius Prime

Will get a whopping mileage equivalent to 120 miles per gallon (2.4l/100 km).

News Manufacturing Transportation General
March 30, 2016  

Hybrid airship deal to benefit oil and mining

Lockheed Martin to sell 12 hybrid airships to Straightline Aviation for $480 million.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 13, 2015  

Toyota rolls out fourth generation Prius hybrid

Japanese automaker promises better mileage and ride.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability Technology
September 16, 2015  

Toyota takes next carbon-free step with Mirai

Hydrogen-fuelled sedan part of the Japanese automakers end-game.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing General Production Sustainability Technology
August 13, 2015  

Ford’s C-Max Energi plug-in shines on city streets

Fuel-thrifty vehicle ranks third best in fuel economy among plug-in hybrids and 10th best among non-plug-in hybrids.

News Technology
April 10, 2014  

Toyota uses hybrid tech for new gasoline engines

The 1.0 and 1.3-litre versions will deliver 10% better fuel efficiency.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
November 20, 2013  

Toyota unveils hydrogen car for 2015 at Tokyo auto show

Automakers step up the competition for vehicles running on fuel cells.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 6, 2013  

GM gives Volt a 13% price-drop jolt to compete with Nissan Leaf

Leaf sales more than tripled after some features cut and price was lowered to $29,650

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
September 24, 2012  

Toyota beefs up green vehicles

Plans electric car for this year, fuel cell vehicle by 2015

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
September 11, 2012  

45 New Flyer Xcelsiors heading for San Francisco

40-foot diesel electrics to be built in Minnesota.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 8, 2012  

Ford’s new C Max hybrid tops rival Toyota Prius V

Gas saver gets 5 litres per 100 kilometres.

News Automotive Energy Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
June 20, 2012  

Honda to recycle rare earths from hybrid batteries

Japanese automaker says green initiative a first for the industry

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January 4, 2012  

Honda in court trouble over hybrid fuel efficiency

California woman sues over fuel efficiency claims of 2006 Honda Civic hybrid

News General
September 28, 2011  

BionX launches pedal-powered watercraft with e-assist

The world of hybrid vehicles sporting electrically assisted drive trains has been expanded to include personal leisure watercraft.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Production Technology
August 22, 2011  

Ford, Toyota collaborate on new hybrid system

Ford Motor Co. and Toyota Motor Corp. are going 50-50 on the joint development of a new hybrid system for light truck and SUVs.

News Production
June 14, 2011  

Electrovaya batteries to power Chrysler demo fleet

Electrovaya is supplying the battery systems for a demonstration fleet of Chrysler plug-in hybrid electric minivans developed in partnership with the US Department of Energy.

News General
December 7, 2010  

Hybrid Indian demo buses use AFS controllers

AFS engine controller technology has been used successfully in three natural gas hybrid demonstration buses manufactured by Ashok Leyland, the largest manufacturer of buses in India.

News Sustainability
September 14, 2010  

Lithium ion battery technology: Powering the future

The hunt is on for the for the right