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Dr. Nikola Tesla and His Achievements
PERHAPS the ever-broadening field of invention has never known a genius more successful in developing far-reaching and original inventions than Dr. Nikola Tesla, whose name is known in every corner of the globe for his scientific achievements. Dr. Tesla …

Cummins to introduce fully electrified powertrain for urban transportation in 2019
In an effort to diversify its commercial transportation product portfolio beyond diesel and natural gas-powered engines, Cummins announced it will introduce a fully electrified powertrain solution for the urban transportation market by 2019 and a range …
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Mercedes’ parent company is building a truck that will rival Tesla — and an exec says Elon Musk isn’t a threat
Just a month after Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the company was pursuing an electric truck in his “Master Plan, Part Deux,” Daimler revealed a stylish one of its own. During a German trade show for electric vehicles last September, a Daimler trucking unit …

A Changing Climate: Is There Still a Case for Greener Trucks?
Black smoke was once the inky signature of diesel engines everywhere. Now it has all but disappeared. A 1998 model year truck actually belched 35 times more smog-producing NOx and 60 times more particulate matter than equipment built to meet 2010 emissions …
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