TITLE

Volvo receives hybrid technology grant

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Bulk Transporter;Aug2008, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the $18 million, three year grant given to Volvo Group by the U.S. Department of Energy and Swedish Energy Agency for the development of hybrid technology and drivelines for alternative fuels in the U.S. The initiative extends the one year research and cooperation agreement between Volvo Group and the Swedish and U.S. governments. In addition, the cooperation aims at reducing heavy vehicles' use of fossil fuels through research and development projects.
ACCESSION #
34157266

 

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