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Greenfuel Energy Solutions banks on alternate fuels

Greenfuel Energy Solutions banks on alternate fuels

Doing Rs.85 crore worth of business as the preference for alternate fuels grows, Greenfuel Energy Solutions is on a high growth path. Story by: Gunjan Bidani and Deepti Thore Recording its highest turnover this year with a business of Rs.85 crores, Greenfuel Energy is looking at a considerable uptake in business as the preference for alternate fuels rises. Recognised by[Read More…]

by September 24, 2019 Corporate

BorgWarner develops first flex fuel turbocharger made in Brazil

BorgWarner has developed the first flex fuelturbocharger made in Brazil for the country’s growing passenger car market. The B01- series turbocharger helps boost performance, improve fuel economy and reduce emissions, enabling automakers to comply with Brazil’s INOVAR-AUTO requirements. Designed for 0.8- to 1.6-liter engines, BorgWarner’s new flex fuel turbocharger will debut with a major global automaker in mid-2015. “Downsized, boosted gasoline engines are already[Read More…]

by January 9, 2015 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
AG Industries to manufacture plastic fuel tanks for motorcycles

AG Industries to manufacture plastic fuel tanks for motorcycles

Text & Photo: Bhargav TS Plastic auto components and injection moulded parts manufacturer AG Industries, plans to start production of plastic fuel tanks for motorcycles. Once the commercial production starts, the Gurgaon based company will be the first in the country to make such an innovative product. For 2-wheelers the company currently supplies several plastic components like side covers, seat[Read More…]

by January 8, 2015 Focus, Web Exclusive

JATCO focuses on achieving higher fuel efficiency

Text & Photos: Bhargav TS The CVT manufacturer supplies the Xtronic gear box to Nissan Motor India and to other vehicle manufacturers across the globe; aims to increase market share in the coming years. As vehicles increase and traffic becomes worse by the day, it’s tedious and stressful to drive a car in the city. To surmount this, Automated Manual[Read More…]

Giving Engines a Break: Continental’s “48-Volt Eco Drive” Technology Significantly Reduces Fuel Consumption

The system will go into production with European car manufacturers from 2016 Global market share of 48-volt vehicles is to grow to more than 10 percent by 2025  The 48-volt hybrid system can be easily integrated into conventional vehicles To reduce fuel consumption and emissions even further, Continental has bridged the gap between the reasonably priced 12-volt start-stop systems and[Read More…]

by November 12, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
GKN ramps up new fuel saving hybrid bus technology

GKN ramps up new fuel saving hybrid bus technology

GKN Land Systems is ramping up production of a new hybrid technology for buses that will enable operators to save fuel, reduce fares and make some routes more viable. Demand for the company’s Gyrodrive electric flywheel hybrid is growing following successful trials in London and the start of UK production. GKN Land Systems CEO Phil Swash said: “Gyrodrive is the[Read More…]

Plugged-in to the future

Electric vehicle and advanced battery specialists, engineers and executives will be gathering next week at The Battery Show / Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo and Conference in Novi, Michigan to discuss solutions to meet the evolving demands of their cutting-edge industry. This year’s bumper show boasts 20% more exhibitors, double the floor space, upwards of 20% more registrations than[Read More…]

by September 14, 2014 Events, Globescan, Web Exclusive

GKN and the Go-Ahead Group using F1 technology to improve fuel efficiency of London buses

GKN plc and The Go-Ahead Group have agreed a deal that will help reduce emissions in cities with the supply of electric flywheel systems to 500 buses over the next two years. The innovative GKN system is based on Formula One race technology developed in the UK. It will help increase the efficiency of every bus to which it is[Read More…]

SAE International Publishes New standard, SAE J2601, to Establish Worldwide Basis for H2 Fueling of Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles

SAE International published the J2601 standard, “Fueling Protocols for Light Duty Gaseous Hydrogen Surface Vehicles”, the light duty hydrogen fueling protocol which will serve as the baseline for fueling the first generation hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEVs) with hydrogen. This standard will be used worldwide for hydrogen fueling stations. “SAE J2601 enables a safe and quick hydrogen fueling experience[Read More…]

by July 27, 2014 Globescan, News, OEM, Web Exclusive

Cooper Standard opens new technical centre in Shanghai, China

Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc., the parent company of Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc. (“Cooper Standard”), demonstrated its commitment to global expansion in the Asia Pacific region during the grand opening event for its new Asia Pacific Technical Centre in Shanghai, China. The Company’s Asia Pacific headquarters will also relocate from Kunshan, China to the new Shanghai facility. The new Asia Pacific Technical Centre and headquarters covers 762 square meters with 55 employees who support the entire[Read More…]

by July 27, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive