ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (Oct. 7, 2014) — Ignition products maker Enerpulse Technologies Inc. has signed an exclusive alternative fuel vehicle distributor agreement with Green Bridge Technologies L.L.C.
Under the terms of the agreement, the exclusivity covers the mobile alternative fuel market which, according to Enerpulse, includes CNG, LPG, LNG and E85 for a period of five years in the North America and Caribbean markets. Green Bridge and its affiliates are fleet solution providers throughout North America.
Enerpulse President Lou Camilli said Green Bridge's affiliate companies “are leading providers of propane, autogas and natural gas conversion systems and installations for vehicle fleets.
“Green Bridge Technologies' unparalleled expertise in alternative fueled engines and the vehicle fleet sector makes them an ideal partner to widely deploy Pulstar with PlasmaCore technology in this rapidly growing market segment.”
Dominik Perpetuini, general manager for Green Bridge, said Enerpulse's Pulstar with Plasma Core spark plug technology “has demonstrated fuel savings of up to six percent in which, if implemented fleet-wide in altfuel applications, would result in over $200 million in fuel savings annually.
“Additionally, Pulstar technology increases engine torque and reduces NOx emissions by up to 20 percent. We are anxious for our customers to experience these benefits.”
According to Enerpulse, Green Bridge partners have more than 80 years of global experience in alternative fuels and the fleet vehicle sector. The company “brings innovative technologies to dealers and fleets across North America that meet three critical criteria: practical and affordable, lead to significant cost savings and reduce emissions.”
Albuquerque-based Enerpulse is a publicly traded company that develops and manufactures ultra-high performance, low emissions ignition products through the application of pulse power technology. The company supplies products to the automotive OEM market, along with the automotive/power sports aftermarket under the brand name Pulstar with PlasmaCore, and for natural gas-fueled SI engines for stationary and vehicular applications. The company claims it has sold more than 1 million Pulstar spark plugs in the automotive and power sports aftermarket segments.