SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., 9 Jan. 2007. Ecotality Inc., a renewable energy company developing eco-friendly technologies, has engaged Airboss Aerospace Inc., a leader in the aerospace industry, to act as consulting engineers on its Hydratus bus. Airboss will work in conjunction with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) Jet Propulsion Labs (JPL) and the California Institute of Technology to continue the development of the Hydratus, a system that generates hydrogen on demand.
Ecotality is developing new renewable energy technologies, and works with technology partners, such as Airboss, to develop and commercialize renewable energy solutions.
Jonathan Read, the CEO of Ecotality, states, "Airboss will allow us to quickly quantify and implement recent new advancements in the Hydratus project, provide us a strong adjunct to our JPL team, as well as spearhead the key task of integration of the Hydratus into the hydrogen bus."
Airboss Aerospace is a specialist engineering firm in high-tech aerospace programs, with particular expertise in designing, testing, and building cutting-edge aircraft. Airboss will work hand in hand with the scientists and engineers at the JPL to continue the development of the Hydratus through Phase I and Phase II.