During my first OEM – Off Highway hybridization project over 6 years ago, it became quickly apparent that our industry was seriously lacking key pieces of technology that would enable vehicle manufacturers to bring hybrid and/or electric solutions to the marketplace. This first project was the to take a snow-cat machine and convert it from diesel to hybrid-electric with a high efficiency Kubota gas engine. You can read about the project here.
One critical piece of technology for a vehicle manufacturer is the conversion of power within their system. Since virtually all systems on