21 Feb '17, 2pm

Plug-in hybrid utility truck keeps lights on during emergencies

Plug-in hybrid utility truck keeps lights on during emergencies

Stephen Edelstein Feb 21, 2017 Pacific Gas & Electric plug-in hybrid Class 6 truck Enlarge Photo California electric utility Pacific Gas & Electric recently took delivery of a pair of new trucks that it hopes will help solve two problems. The first is power outages, whether they are caused by weather or necessary planned maintenance work conducted by utilities. The other is every utility's huge bill for diesel fuel. The large trucks utilities use to restore and conduct maintenance work cover a considerable mileage every year, and with much worse fuel economy than the average car. DON'T MISS: Electric Ford Transit van conversion shown by Inventev at Detroit Auto Show The two Class 6 plug-in hybrid trucks recently accepted by PG&E can use their onboard battery packs either to drive on electric power, or export current to keep the lights on in specific customers' homes. They ...

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