EPA Unveils Trucks Promising 60% Fuel Savings, Cleaner Air, Less Noise

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailEmailShare to RedditRedditRedditShare to MoreAddThisMoreThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, in partnership with UPS, will test a new hydraulic delivery truck on the city streets of Detroit this summer that offers fuel savings, cleaner air, and less noise. The new system replaces a truck’s transmission with hydraulics and that, combined with a low-emission diesel engine, yields a 60 percent to 70 percent saving on fuel use…The delivery company, United Parcel Service partnered with the EPA; Eaton; International Truck and Engine Corp., UPS’ largest supplier; and the Army in February 2005 to develop a green fleet of low-emissions vehicles. (AP) AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailEmailShare to RedditRedditRedditShare to MoreAddThisMorelast_img read more

National Divison One Volleyball League Serves Off in Ilorin

first_imgThe 2019 Division One National Volleyball League started in Ilorin on Sunday at the Indoor Sports Complex of the University of Ilorin.In a statement made available by the General Secretary of the Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Maikano Adamu, he said ten male teams and four female teams will all jostle for a promotion ticket at the Indoor Sports Complex of the University of Ilorin.He also confirmed that the championship will be rounding up on the 7th July 2019.During the opening game of the tournament, Kada Kings square up against Prison Service in a thrilling encounter. Both sides stood toe-toe before Kada eventually wrap up the tie in the fifth set (3-2) to claim a win.In the second game, Offa Volleyball Club of Kwara State blazed past Anambra Spikers (3-1) to get off to a winning start while Niger Brass also edged Team Katsina by the same set (3-1) during the third match.The fourth game of the afternoon came up between Team Delta and Nigeria Army. The army team won in three straight sets (25-14, 25-20, 25-20)RelatedNational Division 1 Volleyball League: Sunshine Spikers, Nigeria Police Top Tables After Day 7July 7, 2019In “Volleyball”Nigeria Volleyball Premier League Finally Gets Kickoff DateJuly 12, 2019In “Volleyball”National Division 1 Volleyball League: COAS Spikers, Sunshine Spikers Remain UnbeatenJuly 6, 2019In “Volleyball”last_img read more