Hybrid Trucks


Program: All Things Sustainable

Reporter: Tony Krabill

Airdate: 11/05/2008

Related Link: http://www.calstart.org/programs/htuf/

Bill Van Amburg, Vice President of CALSTART

CALSTART is a non-profit organization that works with the public and private sectors to develop advanced transportation technologies and foster companies that will help clean the air, lessen dependence on foreign oil, reduce global warming, and create jobs. Although headquartered in California, CALSTART addresses national and international issues related to clean transportation.

Recently, CALSTART's Hybrid Truck Users Forum (HTUF) 2008 Conference came to South Bend and included an opportunity to test drive heavy duty hybrid trucks at Bosch Rexroth's Automotive Proving Grounds in New Carlisle.

WVPE's Tony Krabill spoke with CALSTART Vice President Bill Van Amburg about develpments in hybrid truck technologies.

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