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Title: LANL Debuts Hybrid Garbage Truck

Abstract

Los Alamos National Laboratory has begun using a diesel-hydraulic hybrid garbage truck that could save up to 30 percent in operating costs and greenhouse emissions. The Peterbilt Model 320 takes energy from braking and uses it to help the truck accelerate after stops.

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Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1305041
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; GARBAGE TRUCK; GREENHOUSE GAS; FUEL; HYDRAULIC LAUNCH ASSIST

Citation Formats

Witt, Monica. LANL Debuts Hybrid Garbage Truck. United States: N. p., 2010. Web.
Witt, Monica. LANL Debuts Hybrid Garbage Truck. United States.
Witt, Monica. Wed . "LANL Debuts Hybrid Garbage Truck". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1305041.
@article{osti_1305041,
title = {LANL Debuts Hybrid Garbage Truck},
author = {Witt, Monica},
abstractNote = {Los Alamos National Laboratory has begun using a diesel-hydraulic hybrid garbage truck that could save up to 30 percent in operating costs and greenhouse emissions. The Peterbilt Model 320 takes energy from braking and uses it to help the truck accelerate after stops.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2010},
month = {11}
}

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