Johnson Controls-Saft Advanced Power Solutions to Power Dodge Sprinter Plug-in Hybrid

A fleet of advanced, Dodge Sprinter plug-in hybrid delivery vans will be operating within the United States, powered by Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries developed by Johnson Controls-Saft Advanced Power Solutions (JCS). The test fleet is helping to usher in a new age of extremely fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly, urban transportation.

"Advances in Lithium-ion battery technology are bringing the reality of plug-in hybrids closer to commercialization," said Mary Ann Wright, who leads the JCS joint venture and is vice president and general manager of Johnson Controls' hybrid battery business.

Newly announced options make Iowa Mold Tooling Co. Inc. (IMT) Dominator® mechanics trucks even more productive and profitable. The CAS2545 rotary screw air compressor, welder/generator and redesigned drawer sets have expanded the options available on all of IMT's mechanics trucks, which furthers the IMT commitment to being a full-service provider of commercial service equipment.

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