Embracing a hybrid work environment
It will require changing the way we think of work in subtle and not so subtle ways
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.
BMW awards Magna its largest ever transmissions order
Multi-year deal covers all front-wheel drive, dual-clutch, hybrid variants.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
California utility launches first hybrid power systems
Energy output is combined between turbines and new 10-megawatt lithium-ion battery storage units.
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.
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.
Toyota bullish on plug-in hybrids with Prius Prime
Will get a whopping mileage equivalent to 120 miles per gallon (2.4l/100 km).
Hybrid airship deal to benefit oil and mining
Lockheed Martin to sell 12 hybrid airships to Straightline Aviation for $480 million.
Toyota rolls out fourth generation Prius hybrid
Japanese automaker promises better mileage and ride.
Toyota takes next carbon-free step with Mirai
Hydrogen-fuelled sedan part of the Japanese automakers end-game.
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.
Toyota uses hybrid tech for new gasoline engines
The 1.0 and 1.3-litre versions will deliver 10% better fuel efficiency.
Toyota unveils hydrogen car for 2015 at Tokyo auto show
Automakers step up the competition for vehicles running on fuel cells.
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
Toyota beefs up green vehicles
Plans electric car for this year, fuel cell vehicle by 2015
45 New Flyer Xcelsiors heading for San Francisco
40-foot diesel electrics to be built in Minnesota.
Ford’s new C Max hybrid tops rival Toyota Prius V
Gas saver gets 5 litres per 100 kilometres.
Honda to recycle rare earths from hybrid batteries
Japanese automaker says green initiative a first for the industry
Honda in court trouble over hybrid fuel efficiency
California woman sues over fuel efficiency claims of 2006 Honda Civic hybrid
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.
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.
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.
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.
Lithium ion battery technology: Powering the future
The hunt is on for the for the right…