The Alternative Powertrains subscription addresses the advancements, innovations, and development of alternative powertrain technologies. The use of these guidelines and recommended practices will enhance engine performance, improve fuel efficiency, and reduce emissions.

The standards in this resource include:

  • Energy Transfer System For Electric Vehicles
  • Hybrid Electric, Electric and Fuel Cell Vehicle Terminology
  • Recommended Practices For Measuring Exhaust Emissions and Fuel Economy
  • Guidelines and Recommended Practices For Electronic and Fuel Cell Vehicle Safety
  • Battery Pack System: Functional Guidelines

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