San Diego, CA – (June 14, 2012) – TransPower, an advanced clean energy technology company, announced today that it has been selected to receive a newly awarded competitive grant to build a minimum of two additional battery-electric drayage trucks that will operate at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. Additionally, TransPower has received a funding commitment to build and demonstrate an Economical Electric School Bus (EESB) which will be operated by several school districts in San Diego County. The total value of these new funding commitments is approximately $1.3 million. Additional details on these new projects will be announced within the next several weeks.
Transportation Power, Inc., doing business as TransPower, is a privately-held California company that develops and provides clean power generation and conversion technologies and products. TransPower has developed a proprietary “ElecTruck™” integrated electric drive system for large trucks, and more recently has begun developing the “ElecTrans™” drive system for school buses and transit buses. TransPower is also developing its “Grid-Saver” fast energy storage system, designed to maximize commonality with TransPower’s electric vehicle products, including lithium battery modules, battery management systems, and energy management technology. TransPower also has capabilities in development of hybrid and fuel cell systems.
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