Bridging The Gap: How Do We Go From Diesel To Electric On Heavy-Duty, Off-Road Vehicles
Santa Clara Convention Center, CA, USA
Great America K
09:20 - 09:40
Moving to renewable forms of motive power on any vehicle is a tough challenge, and doing so in the heavy-duty world of construction, agriculture, military, and mining equipment is even harder. This presentation will discuss technical, safety, and cost challenges that are unique to transitioning the heavy-duty, off-road vehicle market to renewable sources.
Speaker Biography (Michael Terzo)
Michael Terzo, P.E. is a professional engineer with over 18 years of engineering and manufacturing experience. Dedicated to the advancement of innovative and cost-effective designs. He is CTO and Founder of Terzo Power Systems, a start-up specializing in leading edge hydraulic system design in hybrid off-road vehicles, direct fluid control technology, and ultra-efficient electro-hydraulics.
Company Profile (Terzo Power Systems)
Terzo Power Systems is dedicated to the development, commercialization, and manufacture of high performance, compact, and ultra-efficient hydraulic systems and off-road, heavy-duty hybrid system technology. Heavy duty applications present unique challenges not encountered by on-road designers when attempting to hybridize or electrify off-road vehicles. Located in El Dorado Hills, CA, Terzo Power Systems is addressing these challenges with clean-sheet rethinking and technology based solutions.