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Westport Fuel Systems reveals innovative technology to integrate hydrogen into internal combustion engines
Westport Fuel Systems reveals innovative technology to integrate hydrogen into internal combustion engines

Westport Fuel Systems reveals innovative technology to integrate hydrogen into internal combustion engines

Westport Fuel Systems has unveiled a brand-new technology that is expected to support hydrogen’s integration into heavy-duty internal combustion engines.

Dubbed the Hydrogen HPDI Fuel System, the technology enables heavy-duty trucks to operate on hydrogen with improved power, torque, efficiency, and performance as diesel engines while meeting global emissions regulations.

According to Westport, the technology boasts 20% higher power and torque than the base diesel engine, 5 to 10% better thermal efficiency than the base diesel engine, turbocharged 13 litre, in-line six-cylinder engine, diesel or bio-diesel (HVO) pilot ignition, four-cycle, compression ignition, and direct injection.

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