Grant Award # ARV-10-044 to Cummins Inc. (Recipient)

Summary

SCH Number
2011058093
Lead Agency
Energy Commission (California Energy Commission)
Document Title
Grant Award # ARV-10-044 to Cummins Inc. (Recipient)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
5/11/2011

Document Description
The proejct will fund the development and demonstration of a medium-duty truck with a "downsized" engine optimized for E-85 fuel and a hybrid drive system. The development will take place in columbus, IN, while the field demonstration will take place in California in partnership with Kenworth Truck Company and Palomar Mountain Spring Water LLC. This new tupe of low-carbon powertrain will benefit the public by reducing greenhouse gas emissions and particulate matter emissions, reducing dependence on petroleum fuels, and demonstrating the effectiveness of alternative fuels and renewable energy.

Contact Information
Kristen Driskell
California Energy Commission
1516 Ninth Street, MS-48
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 654-3951

Location

Regions
Statewide

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15061(b)(3)
Reasons for Exemption
There is no possibility that the proposed project will have a significant effect on the environment because the development and manufacturing of the medium-duty truck is taking place at facilities that are already manufacturing medium-duty vehicles out-of-state.

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