PulseTech's New 10-Watt SolarPulse Solar Charger Resolves Battery Problems

SOUTHLAKE, TX –Buses, trucks and heavy construction equipment often experience battery problems from sitting unused or show a gradual deterioration of battery quality over time as sulfation crystals form on the battery plates preventing maximum power and shortening battery life. The new 10-Watt SP-10, Solar Pulse Solar Charger Maintainer solves these problems by eliminating jump starts, increasing battery power and extending battery life returning older batteries to like new condition.

Blue Bird Awarded $4.4M to Develop Electric School Bus

Bus manufacturer Blue Bird Corp. was awarded $4.4 million by the federal government to develop a zero-emissions, electric-powered school bus that could fund school districts through ‘Vehicle-to-Grid’ technology.

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Battery-Saving Leece-Neville IdlePro and IdlePro Extreme Alternators Introduced for School Buses

NOVI, Mich. — Prestolite Electric has introduced two new families of Leece-Neville heavy duty alternators that deliver industry-best output at low engine speeds—the IdlePro and IdlePro Extreme high-efficiency/high-output alternators—for the school bus market. IdlePro and IdlePro Extreme alternators, ideal for Type A, C and D buses, can improve overall school bus electrical performance.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Ruled Safety Hazard, Banned

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was supposed to herald a new generation of smartphones and rival the dominance of Apple’s iPhone. Instead, the company has recalled millions of these devices after it had the alarming tendency to burst into flames.

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