Some articles on electric, electric mode, mode:
... See also Electric vehicle warning sounds Reduced noise emissions resulting from substantial use of the electric motor at idling and low speeds, leading to roadway noise reduction, in comparison to conventional ... establish a minimum level of sound for plug-in electric and hybrid electric vehicles when operating in electric mode, so that blind people and other ... Tests have shown that vehicles operating in electric mode can be particularly hard to hear below 20 mph (32 km/h) ...
... The C-Max Energi was designed with total 188 hp (140 kW) in hybrid mode delivered by a 2.0 liter Atkinson cycle four-cylinder gasoline engine plus an electric motor powered by a 7.6 kWh lithium-ion ... The electric drivetrain can produce a peak power of 68 kW, limited by the size of the electric motor and the power delivery capability of the battery pack, and delivers a total ... The C-Max Energi is capable of reaching a top electric-only speed of 85 mph (137 km/h), exceeding the Prius Plug-in Hybrid by more than 20 mph (32 km/h) ...
Famous quotes containing the words mode and/or electric:
“If Thought is capable of being classed with Electricity, or Will with chemical affinity, as a mode of motion, it seems necessary to fall at once under the second law of thermodynamics as one of the energies which most easily degrades itself, and, if not carefully guarded, returns bodily to the cheaper form called Heat. Of all possible theories, this is likely to prove the most fatal to Professors of History.”
—Henry Brooks Adams (18381918)
“Wisdom is like electricity. There is no permanently wise man, but men capable of wisdom, who, being put into certain company, or other favorable conditions, become wise for a short time, as glasses rubbed acquire electric power for a while.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)