A Change of Heart

A Change of Heart

Before having a change of heart and deciding to repower his K104 Kenworth with a Cummins X15 Euro 3 engine, Jason Cocks weighed up all the economics in what eventually became a clear-cut verdict.
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Diesel Engines Will be With Us For at Least the Next 50 Years

Diesel Engines Will be With Us For at Least the Next 50 Years

“Diesel engines will be with us for at least the next 50 years,” reckons Des Evans OBE, who together with his twin brother Dennis Evans co-wrote the book The Road to Zero Emissions. This bold statement is an example of how passionate the two men are about the combustion engine, and how at odds they are with the UK Government’s current strategy towards reaching net carbon zero.
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Future Product from Cummins

Future Product from Cummins

Looking into the crystal ball for engine maker Cummins, Andrew Booth, Manager On-Highway Business Cummins WA, was speaking at the Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association event about future product from Cummins.
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Cummins looks forward into the future

Cummins Looks Forward Into the Future

Mike Fowler, Cummins Director and General Manager On Highway Asia Pacific, as Cummins looks forward into the future, talks to PowerTorque and explains Cummins’ zero emissions road map to get the company to carbon neutrality by 2050.
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Cummins’ zero emissions road map

Cummins’ Zero Emissions Road Map

A major global engineering powerhouse like Cummins has been reassessing long term plans in reaction to the impending climate crisis and Mike Fowler, Cummins Director and General Manager On Highway Asia Pacific talks to PowerTorque and explains Cummins’ zero emissions road map to get the company to carbon neutrality by 2050.
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Cummins is developing hydrogen combustion X15

Cummins is Developing Hydrogen Combustion X15 

As the world looks to new technology to meet emission reduction requirement, it has been announced that Cummins is developing hydrogen combustion X15 engines, as well as the smaller 6.7 litre medium duty engine as a hydrogen internal combustion engine (ICE).
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hydrogen is on its way

Hydrogen Is On Its Way

The search for alternative power for trucks in Australia is definitely on its way and the Australian Hydrogen Council points out that hydrogen is on its way, and in other parts of the world it is already a reality.
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down-speeding and the powertrain

Down-Speeding and the Powertrain

Engine development has been evolving in recent years and Tech Know looks at the effect of down-speeding and the powertrain, and how it significantly alters the engine torque curve. The rate at which a low emission engine reaches full-rated torque is much quicker, which places a much greater load on the drivetrain system. 
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