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Title: Auxiliary power unit for moving a vehicle

Abstract

A power system is provided having at least one traction device and a primary power source configured to power the at least one traction device. In addition, the power system includes an auxiliary power source also configured to power the at least one traction device.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1];  [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. Peoria, IL
  2. Washington, IL
  3. Chillicothe, IL
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Caterpillar Inc., Deerfield, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
988373
Patent Number(s):
7484583
Application Number:
11/529,514
Assignee:
Caterpillar Inc. (Peoria, IL)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
B - PERFORMING OPERATIONS B60 - VEHICLES IN GENERAL B60K - ARRANGEMENT OR MOUNTING OF PROPULSION UNITS OR OF TRANSMISSIONS IN VEHICLES
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02T - CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION TECHNOLOGIES RELATED TO TRANSPORTATION
DOE Contract Number:  
FC26-04NT42189
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
33 ADVANCED PROPULSION SYSTEMS

Citation Formats

Akasam, Sivaprasad, Johnson, Kris W, Johnson, Matthew D, Slone, Larry M, and Welter, James Milton. Auxiliary power unit for moving a vehicle. United States: N. p., 2009. Web.
Akasam, Sivaprasad, Johnson, Kris W, Johnson, Matthew D, Slone, Larry M, & Welter, James Milton. Auxiliary power unit for moving a vehicle. United States.
Akasam, Sivaprasad, Johnson, Kris W, Johnson, Matthew D, Slone, Larry M, and Welter, James Milton. Tue . "Auxiliary power unit for moving a vehicle". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/988373.
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abstractNote = {A power system is provided having at least one traction device and a primary power source configured to power the at least one traction device. In addition, the power system includes an auxiliary power source also configured to power the at least one traction device.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2009},
month = {2}
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