FY13 HYBRID ROAD LOCOMOTIVE FOR ENERGY SAVINGS AND REDUCED EMISSIONS
Norfolk Southern Corporation will complete extensive testing, modeling and initial integration of a string of Li-NMC battery cells packaged by Corvus Energy. Testing will include both switching cycles and line-of-road test protocols featuring various hybrid (diesel ? ESS) configurations and utilization strategies. Norfolk Southern will test a 104 kWh string of sixteen (16) Corvus Energy AT6500 48V Li-NMC modules, wired in series, to produce the 800 V DC buss voltage needed for locomotive traction systems.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 07/28/2013 (Archived.)
Agency: Department of Transportation
Office: FEDERAL RAILROAD ADMINISTRATION
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Only Norfolk Southern Corporation is eligible to apply for this grant.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
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Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards up to $250,000.00