Advanced Electric Vehicle Research
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Phase II design, fabrication and fielding of an advanced electric pick up truck which incorporates Li-Ion Polymer, high-density batteries. This truck is a zero-emission service vehicle with double the operation range of current,similar electric trucks.Target markets are DOD bases, utilities and municipalities in non-attainment areas, universities, pollution endangered areas (such as Napa valley) and in the non-commercial world,environmentally conscious individuals who choose to drive an environmentallybenign vehicle . As an option a samll, high efficiency diesel engine (which operates as an onboard recharger) can be supplied on a second vehicle. With this option, the truck is a zero emission or very low emission service and delivery vehicle dependingon mode of operation. With the on-board recharger, range of operation would quadruple from current, similar electric trucks.
Small Business Information at Submission:
Director - Business Devel
MARITIME APPLIED PHYSICS CORP.
7483 Candlewood Road, Suite E Hanover, MD 21076
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