Briefing on Montreal's child care system:
Visit to Effenco
Effenco develops one of the world’s most flexible an efficient heavy vehicle hybrid solutions, aimed at reducing fleet fuel costs and greenhouse gas emissions.
The company was founded in 2006 to bring energy efficiency to vocational heavy vehicles. Its flagship technology (i.e. Active Stop-StartTM) is designed to save fuel by maximizing the time a vehicle’s engine is turned off when it is immobile, as well as provide electric power to the vehicle’s equipment, cab and chassis accessories (including the HVAC system). As a result, this technology creates value by reducing engine operating hours and corresponding fuel consumption, emissions and maintenance.